Student Ministries Pastor

Date Posted: March 9, 2023
Hours Per Week: 45-50
Creekside Community Church
Gainesville, FL, United States
Job Type: Associate Pastor
Other Details

The Student Ministries Pastor will:

  • Support the mission and cultural values of Creekside Community Church.
  • Lead the church’s effort to shepherd students 6th-12th grades.
  • Develop and execute a ministry plan, including “onboarding” for late-elementary kids.
  • Develop and regularly teach within a Bible teaching plan.
  • Recruit, develop, and shepherd volunteer youth leaders.
  • Work closely with pastoral staff to connect students to the life of the church.
  • Preach and teach on occasion in adult settings.

How To Apply

The successful applicant will:

  • be primarily concerned with his own intimate walk with Christ.
  • possess and pursue the character qualifications of an elder (1 Timothy 3:8-13; Titus 1:5-9).
  • long to shepherd the flock following the pattern of Jesus’ ultimate shepherding care (1 Peter 5:1-5).
  • hold or seek ordination in the Evangelical Free Church of America.
  • embrace Creekside Community Church’s doctrine, mission, and philosophy.
  • demonstrate the ability to connect relationally with students in middle and high school.
  • demonstrate the ability to teach the Word in a way middle and high school students can understand.
  • be creative and self-motivated.
  • have completed a Masters in Divinity or equivalent ministry experience.

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