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Gateway Community Church

Children's Minister

Gateway Community Church
Wylie, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 07/27/2009
Categories: Children's Pastor
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:
Gateway Community Church is looking for a creative and energetic person to lead our dynamic children’s ministry team. Gateway is located in Wylie, Texas, a suburb of Dallas listed in Forbes Magazine as the eighth fastest growing suburb in the country in 2007. The church also is growing rapidly and we look forward to accelerated growth when we complete our first building in 2010.

The Children’s Minister at Gateway will provide vision and oversight for babies through 6th graders. He or she will step into a fully functioning children’s ministry that focuses on building young disciples, creating a fun environment, equipping teachers and strengthening families.

The ideal candidate is a mature believer who has a passion to see children come to faith in Christ and grow into devoted disciples. He or she also loves to have fun with kids and is able to equip and inspire teachers and parents. Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to recruit and develop volunteers are a must.

The Children’s Minister will begin working 30 hours a week. Due to current growth in our children’s ministry and anticipated growth that will come with the new building, this position likely will become full-time within the next 12-18 months. Please send your resume and cover letter to Dr. Blake Switzer at A detailed job description, including a brief history and overview of Gateway, is available upon request.