Souderton Mennonite Church
Youth Pastor/Director Opening Souderton Mennonite Church, Souderton PA
Starting date: Summer of 2019 (flexible)
We are seeking a fervent Christ-follower who is called to youth ministry and ready to give leadership to a growing youth ministry that includes middle and high school aged youth and possible ministry with
young adults. We want to see our youth experience and know Jesus, develop a strong foundation in Gods word and become strong in Christ-like character equipped to share his love with others in ways that are relevant to changing society; equipped to be agents of change, transformation and reconciliation in the world.
Qualifications: Passionate commitment to Jesus Christ, exemplary in character and calling, energetic and
enthusiastic. Training and experience in youth ministry. Able to teach the Bible in a way that engages youth and helps them grow. Able to teach Anabaptist theology and values. Devoted to personal time with God and intercessory prayer
Essential duties: Plan and implement youth ministry relevant to todays youth. Teach engaging Bible lessons. Recruit, train, and give oversight to youth advisers and volunteers. Develop strong relationships with the youth. Help youth develop as leaders. Outreach to youth outside the church. Help organize fun activities and adventures for youth! Oversee administrative and organizational needs of the youth ministry. Assist in worship services as needed and as gifting applies (preaching, worship leading) Possible oversight of Vocation as Mission (VAM) a summer intern program for young adults.
Ministry Values: Teamwork, interpersonal relationships, meeting youth where they are, sensitive missional engagement, humility, listening, caring, strong emphasis on discipleship and mission, personal relationship with Jesus, fervent prayer, service.