About the Church:
Colts Neck Community Church is a healthy, vibrant congregation whose mission is to declare and demonstrate the grace of Jesus Christ. We are a gospel-centered, Bible-proclaiming, community of redeemed sinners longing to strengthen the faith of families and reach the lost. Our church has grown from 40 to 500 regular worshippers in ten years, many of which are young families. We are nestled in a beautiful farm town in Central New Jersey, only 20 minutes away from the beach.
About the Position:
This Associate Pastor / Director would love and lead the church’s youth ministry as he also helps to love and lead the entire congregation. We are looking for: 1.) A Gospel-centered, Word-saturated, family-focused approach to youth ministry, 2.) A loving community for our students to gather and a culture of discipleship established through prayer, relational mentoring, events, trips and group meetings 3.) Partnering with parents and helping them disciple their children.
QUALIFICATIONS of the CANDIDATE:
He is a born again follower of Jesus Christ (John 3:3, Matt 7:21-23).
Can affirm sound Biblical doctrine with a clear conscience (1 Timothy 1:18-19).
Fulfills the character requirements of pastoral ministry (1 Tim 3:1-7, Titus 1:5-9).
Loves and leads his family well (1 Tim 5:8, 1 Cor 11:3).
Loves to serve in the local church (2 Tim 2:15, 1 Peter 5:1-4).
Has theological training (Seminary education preferred) and has experience teaching and leading in a student ministry.
Has genuine compassion for youth and is trusted by parents.
Assist the Lead Pastor in shepherding the entire church.
Organize and implement weekly gatherings for students to grow in their faith.
Establish strong communication and support with parents.
Plan Bible studies, outreaches, trips and events to create community and spur greater discipleship.
Recruit, equip and mobilize volunteers to serve.
COMPENSATION and SUPERVISION
Supervision: The Associate Pastor / Director of Student Ministry will be supervised by the Lead Pastor and responsible to the church.
Salary: (Negotiable depending on experience). A healthcare stipend is included in the annual salary.
Position available immediately.
Contact person: Pastor Chris Durkin Chris@coltsneckchurch.com.
About the Church: