Malvern Baptist Church is seeking a full time pastor focused on Family Ministries (youth & children).
Overview of Church and Community
The mission of Malvern Baptist Church (MBC) is to turn non-believers into disciples of Jesus Christ who are committed to loving God, one another and the unsaved. MBC seeks first to exalt Christ through worship, prayer and proclamation, to evangelize non Christian children and youth for Christ and also to equip and empower Christian children and youth for service, encourage them through nurturing and Christ, in order to bring glory to God.
Role and Responsibilities
This position will be responsible for overseeing the Children and Youth ministries of MBC.
The successful candidate is expected to work closely with the English Ministry Pastor, the Chinese Ministry Pastor, the Youth Ministry Team, and the Children Ministry Team to engage in the following: Lead and facilitate a vision for the Children’s and Youth ministries consistent with MBC’s mission. Provide leadership, planning, and pastoral oversight for engaging, organized, biblically-based, and Spirit-led Children’s and Youth Ministries. Design and implement a Christ-centered Children and Youth program, creating a safe environment that encourages growth in spiritual maturity. Integrate Children and Youth into the larger church community. Work with leaders to develop a coordinated curriculum for our Children and Youth that progressively teaches and models life in Christ. Modelling a missional lifestyle, the Family Ministries Pastor will be Involved in the community, seeking out relationships with those who do not know Christ. Lead ministry teams in the organization of Children and Youths outreach programs such as summer children’s drop-in programs, adventure club, youth fellowship, and Summer Bible Camp. Recruit and provide training and mentoring to teachers, helpers, and volunteers.
Other Responsibilities: As directed by the Church Board. Accountability: This position reports to the Church Board.
Recognized degree from an accredited bible school or seminary, focused on youth ministry or Christian education.
Fluent in English. Proficiency in either Cantonese or Mandarin is an asset.
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