Family Ministries Pastor

Date Posted: July 20, 2022
Hours Per Week: 40
Hope Fellowship Church
Rock Hill, SC, USA
Job Type: Ministry Director
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About the Pastor:

Hope Fellowship Church is looking for an energetic Christ-centered leader who desires all students to come to a saving knowledge of Christ and grow in their relationship with Him to the end they would live fruitful lives. The Family Ministries Pastor needs to be a team player and knows how to build solid relationships with students, parents, and adult leaders, and help lead the ministering team to a gospel-centered vision for the evangelizing and discipling of the students (infants-12 grades) of our church. The Family Ministries Pastor is responsible to the Lead Pastor, the Elders, and the congregation of Hope Fellowship Church.


  • Scriptural: 1 Timothy 3:1-7; Titus 1:5-9.
  • Education: Degree from a Bible College in biblical studies.
  • Experience: Prefer two years working or volunteering within a student ministry context (having the ability to lead worship is a plus).
  • Gifts: Teaching, Leadership, Relational Skills.
  • Agree with the Statement of Faith and Mission of Hope Fellowship Church.

Youth Ministry Responsibilities (Grade 7-12)

  • Challenge each young person to faith in Christ and seek to provide ongoing discipleship.
  • Communicate a clear vision, plan, coordinate and direct the student ministry activities of HFC for grades 6-12.
    • This shall include but no be limited to:
      • Sunday Evening Student Ministry Gathering.
      • Fellowship activities for the youth (on and off campus).
      • Student leadership training for student leaders and adult volunteers.
      • Student Ministry Retreats, Conferences, Camps, Mission Trips.
  • Team building – Identify, recruit, and develop volunteer leadership to assist with various areas of student ministry.
  • Have personal contact with the students in grades 7-12 parents on a regular basis.
    • This may be accomplished through regular group meetings, attending lunches at schools, attending school events, visitation, counseling, etc.
  • Assist young people who are considering Missions or Christian Education with necessary information and correspondence.
  • Regularly communicate relevant information (upcoming events, scheduled meetings, studies) with youth, parents, pastoral staff, and Elders.
  • Partner with parents to disciple their children in Christ.

Children Ministry Responsibilities (Nursery – Grade 6)

Children Ministry is structured with Ministry Team Leaders under the guidance of the Family Ministry Pastor. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Team building – Identify, recruit, and develop volunteer leadership to assist with various areas of children’s ministry.
  • Coordinate curriculum (currently using Gospel Project).
  • Coordinate events into the church calendar.
  • Regularly communicate with parents, ministry staff, Elders, and ministry team leaders.

General Responsibilities:

  • Maintain an ongoing, growing personal relationship with Christ through personal prayer and Bible study.
  • Coordinate and cooperate with staff and ministry leaders in the various functions and programs of the church.
  • Formulate, submit, and administer a budget for youth and children ministries.
  • Participate in other pastoral functions as assigned by the Lead Pastor or Elders.
  • Participate in the life and ministry of Hope Fellowship Church and build relationships with others within the congregation.

Rock Hill is the largest city in York County that offers different venues for families and businesses, such as parks, recreation, restaurants, and shopping. Rock Hill is minutes from Charlotte and all the benefits of a world-class city. Airport, pro sports teams, shopping, Carowinds Theme Park, uptown, great food, and entertainment. Being in South Carolina allows for great school systems, cheaper taxes, and cost of living in addition to great weather. Rock Hill is also conveniently 2 hours from the mountains and 3 hours from the beaches for travel & vacation purposes.

How To Apply

Please send questions and resume to [email protected].