Director of Outreach

Springfield Mennonite Church
Coopersburg, Pennsylvania, United States


Date Posted: 06/06/2018
Categories: Outreach
Denominations: Mennonite
Church Size: 50 to 100
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

We are a small Evangelical Mennonite Church that is looking to take the next steps of growing in and reaching our surround communities.  We are looking for a strong Christian candidate who has a proven track record of success in community outreach programs and ideas that will help grow the church.  Mennonite can be a scary word.  We are a Bible-believing, preaching, and teaching church. This is a PART-TIME position!  The hope is that the right candidate will work themselves into a full-time position in the future!  This is an exciting position as the candidate will have the opportunity to build a position from the ground up!  

 

Springfield Mennonite Church has a rich history in the community.  The church has existed since at least 1753!  We are small, but have a great, loving family of fellow believers.  We are situated close to Quakertown and Allentown PA.  

 

 

REQUIREMENTS FOR POSITON:

  • A heart for God and for His people.
  • A call from God to the pastoral ministry.
  • Growing knowledge of God’s Word.
  • Strong prayer life.
  • Commitment to family.
  • Ability to work well with others.
  • Teachable spirit.
  • Agreement with the church’s Statement of Faith and Covenant.
  • Ability to communicate clearly in oral and written form.
  • Education:  Bachelor’s Degree in Related Field Preferred
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check.

Duties/Skills:

  • Track record of Success in Community Outreach and Church Growth
  • Build an Outreach Program and Recruite from within the church to help start and maintain Outreach
  • Strong Gifting or Calling to Evangelism with plans and ideas on how to reach the community and the lost.
  • Share with and divide the full range of pastoral responsibilities with the Senior Pastor as compatible with personal gifts.
  • Visionary/Self-Starter/Commitment to Spiritual and Physical Growth of the Body
  • Work with Senior Pastor planning existing outreach ministries.
  • Work with the laymen and laywomen to encourage them in their ministry.
  • Regularly confer with the Senior Pastor.

 

If interested in applying please send the following items to smcjobapp@gmail.com:

1.      Resume

2.      Cover Letter and please include the following in your letter-

a.       Brief Testimony

b.      Why you’re interested in the position

c.       List a few read authors you like to read and pastors to listen

d.      Relevant ministry, internship, or volunteer experience

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