Position Description The Family Church
Marco Island, Florida
Family Ministry Director
The Family Church is a vibrant and growing congregation located in Marco Island, Florida.
Important Things To know About Our Church
1. We believe theology is important.
2. We believe that Scripture is authoritative, infallible, and inerrant.
3. We believe salvation is a monergistic work of God.
4. We have a plurality of Elders/Pastors to lead and guide the Church.
5. We practice church discipline.
6. We practice Biblical Counseling.
What we desire in a Family Ministry Director
Someone who loves the Lord, and is passionate for Christ.
Someone who love the local church
Someone who is passionate for families, and is zealous to disciple children to youth in
Someone who knows that God has called them to youth and children’s ministry! This
means they don’t see this position as stepping stone for ministry.
The Family Ministry position oversees children from infants to teenagers. Our desire is for the Family Ministry Director to have a heart to equip parents, teens, and children through the local church. We desire faithful ministry that focuses on discipling
both students and parents. The Family Ministry Director is to equip parents and teach the children/teens in innovative ways. This means we are looking for someone who has the gift of teaching and is passionate to build relationship with families within the
church and the local community.
This person will also build a team, which requires the recruitment, development, and supporting volunteers to support the ministry.
A few examples of this model of ministry are available in resources from : Pastor Marty Machowski, Voddie Baucham, Timothy Paul Jones, etc.
The Family Director would oversee the following areas:
Children’s Ministry (Birth - Fifth grade, year round)
Student Ministry (6th-12th grade, year round)
Engaging and Equipping parents from the Church in the Family Ministry.
Routine Childrens & Student Ministry Events
Building relationships with the Children, Teens, and Parents both inside and outside of the church, through events, outreach, small groups, etc.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities
Set the Family Ministry vision and plan to carry it out in alignment with the Family Church mission by glorifying God by making disciples.
Develop and lead programs according to the vision for student and family ministry.
Recruit and train volunteer leaders to fulfill the desire for effective family ministry
Build and maintain relationships with children, students, and parents inside and outside the church.
Manage the Family Ministry budget.
Involve children & teens in the ministry of the church by supporting and participating in the church mission trips, worship services, and opportunities to serve.
Attend scheduled staff meetings when needed.
Provide regular updates to the other the Pastors of goals, accomplishments, prayers and praises.
Important to get parents involved and active in the Family Ministry program.
The following are additional expectations that we place upon all of our church pastors, elders, & leaders here at Family Church.
Pursue becoming certified in Biblical Counseling (such as through ACBC)
Seek to go through the process of ordination at our church after a period of ministry to join our Pastoral Leadership Team.