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Pastor of Youth Ministries

St. Louis Chinese Gospel Church - St. Louis, MO

Salary/Range: TBD

Website: http://https://www.stlcgc.org/

St. Louis Chinese Gospel Church (CGC) is prayerfully seeking a full-time pastor to join our pastoral team and lead the youth ministries of our church. We are a multilingual Asian-American church with a multi-generational and cross-cultural membership. Founded in 1924, CGC is a reformed evangelical, non-denominational church with a vision to reach out and impact the greater St. Louis community with the Gospel.

We are seeking a pastor who is transformed by the Holy Spirit, a man after God’s own heart, devoted to prayer and called specifically into full-time youth ministry. He must possess the love of a shepherd and a desire to establish committed relationships with the CGC youth and their families. We encourage the pastor and his family (if applicable) to engage in the ministries of CGC and to become an integral part of the CGC family.

The Pastor of Youth Ministries (“PYM”) shall primarily nurture and shepherd our middle school and high school students to be disciples of Christ by cultivating their personal walk with the Lord. The PYM shall work together with the other Pastors of CGC as a team under the administrative leadership of the Lead Pastor, to fulfill the great commission of our Lord Jesus Christ and to achieve the objectives set forth in the CGC Constitution.

Qualifications / Expectations:
M.Div preferred and legal status to reside and work in the United States. Experience in multicultural (preferably Asian-American) ministries is desirable.
Applicants will be expected to keep regular office hours in the church and be able to work alongside our Pastor of Chinese Ministries, Pastor of English Ministries, Board of Elders and other church staff, boards and committees.
Applicants and their spouses (if applicable) must wholeheartedly affirm the CGC statement of faith, become members of CGC, and live a life consistent with Biblical principles.

Primary duties:
Take personal responsibility to grow in Christ through daily devotional and prayer, to live out a godly example of a Christ follower for the students
Invest in personal relationships with and pray for each teen regularly
Develop, nurture and shape the youth ministry by working with adult youth group volunteers, student leaders, and parent ministry board
Oversee and teach at regular youth group meetings and Sunday School classes
Coordinate and lead teen small group Bible studies and discipleship program

Other duties:
Participate in elders, deacons and trustees meetings and attend other meetings as needed
Advise and collaborate with the children’s ministry to build a strong biblical foundation for the youth
Fill the pulpit as needed
Participate in the church prayer ministry
Participate in the church outreach and evangelism programs and events
Visit church families and visitors as needed
Assist with baptisimal classes and baptism as needed
Serve communion as needed
As future opportunity arises, help develop the young adult ministries (college and young professional singles)

Additional information is available on our job application website: https://www.stlcgc.org/job-openings