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Family Life Pastor

Eudora Baptist Church

Eudora, KS

www.eudorabc.org

Full-Time Ministry Position
KS, Eudora - Eudora Baptist Church  |  FAMILY LIFE PASTOR Image Shadow
KS, Eudora - Eudora Baptist Church  |  FAMILY LIFE PASTOR Image Shadow
KS, Eudora - Eudora Baptist Church  |  FAMILY LIFE PASTOR Image Shadow

DENOMINATION:

Southern Baptist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Eudora Baptist Church is a growing, loving, multi-generational church of approximately 250 people. The desire of the church body is to love and glorify God as we pursue community over comfort, heart over performance, life change over numbers, and daily Christ-centered living over a Sunday-only experience. The Family Life Pastor will work alongside the staff, volunteer leaders, and parents to develop that focus among the families with children (birth-5th grade) & students (6th-12th grade). He will partner with church staff to develop a family-oriented, God-sized discipleship path that combines the efforts of both the home and the church in fulfilling the Great Commission with the next generation.


Responsibilities:

  • Minister to the needs of his family (including himself), then to the needs of the church.
  • Support the Lead pastor and staff in fulfilling the church’s mission and vision.
  • Provide any necessary biblical counsel or care to children, students, parents, leaders, and church family.
  • Partner with church staff to guide parents, leaders, and members of the church to build personal and meaningful heart connections with children and students. Cultivate community and bonding within the student groups as well.
  • Partner with church staff to shepherd parents (of children and students) to be Christ-like and to fulfill their biblical responsibility as the primary spiritual leaders in their children’s lives.
  • Pray, plan, and oversee the discipleship groups and activities for the children and student ministries.
  • Recruit, train, and support volunteer leaders for the children and student ministries/activities.
  • Lead children and students to experience authentic worship personally, with their families, and with the church body.
  • Integrate children and students into the larger church community. Help them to be connected, even serve, in other areas of ministry in the church.
  • Train and involve students and parents of students in local outreach to unchurched students and parents of students. Lead them to engage in national and international mission efforts.
  • Create and wisely administer the annual ministry budget for children and students.
  • Create a safe environment for children and students that will protect and encourage spiritual, physical, and emotional well-being.
  • Assist Lead Pastor with other duties as necessary (visitation, counseling, preaching, etc).

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Growing, thriving relationship with Jesus that is demonstrated in meeting the characteristics and qualifications for an elder in 1 Timothy 3 and Titus 1.
  • Calling and commitment to serve in vocational ministry.
  • Affirms and teaches the inerrancy and sufficiency of Scripture in character, conduct, and speech.
  • Affirms and teaches in accordance with the Baptist Faith and Message 2000.
  • Loves and desires to serve the local church.
  • Person of prayer.
  • Strong relationship skills. Deals with confrontation in a holy manner.
  • Models a missional lifestyle.
  • Humble, teachable spirit and attitude.
  • Demonstrates a healthy balance of work and rest.
  • Leading his own home with truth and dignity in the Word. Married with children preferred.
  • 2 or more years experience in Children’s or Student ministry preferred.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a ministry-related field (or a non-ministry Bachelor’s degree working toward a seminary degree) preferred.
  • Tech savvy is a plus.

JOB STATUS:

Full-Time

COMPENSATION:

$50,000-$55,000

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Eudora Baptist Church ATTN: Pastor Search Committee
525 W 20th Street
Eudora, KS 66025
josh@eudorabc.org