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Minister to Students and Families

First Baptist Church

Tullahoma, TN

Full-Time Ministry Position
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Southern Baptist


First Baptist Church Tullahoma, TN is currently seeking a minister to students and families.

FBCT is an SBC church with an attendance of 300-350 on Sunday mornings (post Covid). We are located in middle Tennessee, 77 miles from Nashville. We are seeking a committed Christian leader with a passion for coming alongside parents to help disciple young people.


The Youth and Family minister serves the church as the ministerial staff person primarily responsible to the Pastor for the student and family ministries of the church. He conducts a comprehensive program of student ministries to reach non-believing students in grades six through college age and to lead Christian students in growing in their faith and discovering their spiritual talents. This is a full-time, exempt salaried position.


  1. Directs the planning, coordination, operation, and evaluation of the Student Ministry for the church in light of the overall church ministry vision.
  2. Recruits, trains and equips, as well as provides overall leadership to leaders in every area of Student ministry.
  3. Works to lead, train, and equip parents to become the primary disciplers of their children.
  4. Prepares annual budget for student and family ministry and authorizes expenditure of allocated funds throughout the year.
  5. Provides input to the Minister of Education and Administration for use in developing the overall educational programs of the church.
  6. Works alongside the other pastoral staff in an effort to achieve the mission and vision of First Baptist Church.
  7. Participates as staff liaison to committees, ministries, and groups as directed by the pastor.
  8. Performs other related duties as assigned by the Pastor.


Applicants should be:

  • Qualified to be a pastor in a local church according to 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9
  • Doctrinally sound and able to communicate theological truths accurately
  • Married to a supportive and involved spouse
  • A self starter, self motivated, and disciplined
  • Someone with excellent organization and communication skills.
  • A person with proven evangelistic and outreach experience
  • An individual who has a passion for students, student ministry, and coming alongside parents to to invest in developing mature followers of Jesus.
  • Willing and motivated to build relationships and be involved in the lives of students outside of church programming
  • Passionate about local and international missions
  • Able to lead and serve effectively as a member of a pastoral team (a plurality of pastors)
  • Ability to develop teams and lead people to do ministry

Experience Desired:

  • A minimum of 3-5 years of proven experience in student ministry
  • Experience serving as paid church staff
  • Experience in building and equipping teams of volunteers, youth leaders, and Sunday school teachers.
  • Experience in working in a team environment within a church staff setting


  • A Bachelor’s Degree at minimum




First Baptist Church ATTN: Dr. Kevin Ivy
108 E Grundy Street
Tullahoma, TN 37388
(931) 455-5461
[email protected]