Assistant Pastor of Youth and Family

Date Posted: May 28, 2024
Hours Per Week: 40
Redeemer Presbyterian Church Sugar Land
Sugar Land, TX, USA
Job Type: Adult Pastor,Family Pastor
Other Details

Position Overview:

The Assistant Pastor of Youth and Family is called to serve the Lord and the community at Redeemer Presbyterian Church, Sugar Land, by:

  • Maintaining and developing a comprehensive, biblically based ministry to youth and their families.
  • Providing oversight and support to the community group ministry.
  • Assisting the Senior Pastor as needed in general ministry responsibilities.


Youth and Family Ministry:

  • Maintain and implement effective bi-weekly student ministry activities (e.g., Christian education and fellowship).
  • Meet with students to mentor and disciple them in their faith.
  • Plan, lead, and organize youth missions trips or retreats as needed.
  • Meet regularly with our youth core team in praying and planning for the youth ministry activities.
  • Recruit teachers and youth workers as well as provide them with continued training and encouragement.
  • Attend monthly staff meetings, along with other members of the RSL staff, to coordinate and integrate the student ministry program with the overall plans and activities of the church.
  • Coordinate with Senior Pastor and children’s minister to develop and maintain effective ministries for all age groups within the congregation.

Community Group Ministry:

  • Provide pastoral leadership and support for the community groups and community group leaders.
  • Recruit and train new community group leaders.
  • Provide support and direction for particular interest groups, like the women’s group and men’s group.
  • Develop and maintain a library of recommended community group resources and bible study guides.

General Ministry:

  • Preaching & worship leadership as requested by the Senior Pastor.
  • Flock oversight and community group involvement.
  • Provide counseling as needed.
  • Assist with pastoral visitation in coordination with the Senior Pastor.
  • Presbytery and denominational involvement.
  • Coordinate with Senior Pastor to continue to develop appropriate outreach strategies.
  • Under direction of Senior Pastor, help teach seminars/classes as needed (i.e. membership class, introductions to Christianity, etc.).


  • Passion for serving the youth and commitment to their spiritual growth.
  • Must live out the principles found in Galatians 5:22-26, 1 Timothy 3:1-7, 1 Peter 5:1-4, and Titus 1:6-9.
  • Understands that it is a privilege to serve the Lord in vocational ministry and that those who serve God on staff at RSL are expected to embrace a high biblical standard of conduct and lifestyle both public and personal.
  • Shows a desire to work hard within the church to further its reach and influence in the community.
  • Thoughtful to the diversity of culture found within RSL and the Sugar Land community.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work well with staff and volunteers.
  • Good organizational skills and proficient in technology.
  • Hospitable to member families and visitors alike.
  • Comfortable recruiting youth and adult volunteers.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to lead music preferred.
  • Masters of Divinity degree from an accredited seminary.
  • Ordained or ordain-able within the PCA.


The salary level for this position is a full-time salary.

How To Apply


You can learn more about this position at:  https://redeemersl.org/assistant-pastor

You can download an application at:

Please submit your resume and a completed application form to Rev. Janas Caruncho at [email protected]