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Crossroads Chruch

Student Ministry Pastor, 7th Grade to College/Career

Crossroads Chruch
Concord, North Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 02/02/2012
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 1501 to 2000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Solid ~ healthy relationships with God, self, others ~ Matthew 22:37-39
• A born again believer who hungers for God and His presence
• Minister to the Lord first and to others second, working with wholehearted devotion
• Know who you are in Christ
• Attend church services regularly

Accepting and accountable ~ Romans 15:7
• Walk in authentic community
• Have the heart motivation of a servant
• Be accountable to leadership
• Walk in forgiveness as a lifestyle and keep short accounts

Faithful ~ “full of faith, trustful” ~ I Corinthians 4:1,2
• A faithful steward of what God has given you
• Faithful to the ministry the Lord has given you
• Walk in integrity
• Faithful to Crossroads’ core values

Encouraging ~ speaking life into others ~ I Thess. 5:11, Heb. 3:13; 10:25
• Takes thoughts captive to the obedience of Christ and speaks accordingly
• Keeps things confidential
• Builds up and inspires others


Must Have:
1-3 years experience in church work or equivalent related experience

Strongly Prefer:
• Licensed Professional Counselor

• Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer
• Strength to lift and carry materials weighing up to 20 pounds
• Vision to read printed materials and a computer screen
• Hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone


Job Purpose:
To equip students to know the love of the Lord and their identity, to encourage them in their walk with the Lord and inspire them to reach the world with the good news of Jesus Christ.

• Manage the entire student ministry effectively and efficiently using best practices and collaboration among ministry teams
• Help recruit, equip and evaluate student teams and teachers
• Develop and manage processes to ensure there is consistent life change and transformation for the students
• Develop opportunities to assure the students are equipped and inspired for ministry, outreach and impact
• Develop and manage connecting events and activities that help develop a sense of community to allow the students to “go” in the power of the Holy Spirit and touch the hearts of people in their schools, community and world
• Develop training opportunities to assure the teachers and coaches are equipped to provide spiritual growth and development to the students
• Provide all information for Students’ Connect, Grow and Go catalogs
• Effectively communicate with parents and students
• Other duties as requested by the Senior Pastor or Family Ministries Pastor

• The Lord is glorified ~ ministry to the Lord first and people next
• The Holy Spirit is free to move
• Students are built up, comforted, and encouraged
• Students now have an intimate relationship with the Lord and know their identity in the Lord
• Students effectively share the love of the Lord in their world.

**Resumes only accepted via e-mail at** **NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE!!**