Associate Pastor for Youth & Outreach at Eastview Baptist Church
Belleville, IL

Associate Pastor for Youth Ministry and Outreach

Eastview Baptist Church (Eastview) in Belleville, Illinois, is a Southern Baptist Church, established first as a mission in 1953 and then as a church in 1956, has a 69-year history of serving God and spreading the gospel. Eastview is looking for an Associate Pastor for Youth Ministry and Outreach who loves God and His word. Our church is a friendly, loving, community minded church averaging 52 Sunday worshippers. Our average Sunday School attendance is 47 with an average of 7 youth students. We are located within the Greater St. Louis Metro area.

Eastview, as with many churches, has faced reduced attendance following the COVID-19 pandemic.  We are seeking an Associate Pastor to partner with our Senior Pastor and church membership on youth programs, community outreach initiatives, and showing the love of Christ in a very practical way.

The successful candidate shall have a vibrant and growing relationship with Christ and believe the Bible is from God and is inerrant. The applicant must possess a spiritual calling to Christian ministry, the ability to lead and shepherd, as well as a passion to communicate the gospel in everyday conversations with youth. He must be a motivated and organized person with a dynamic personality that motivates and inspires others. The man shall meet the Biblical qualifications of 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and shall affirm the Baptist Faith and Message 2000.



Youth leadership

Community outreach

Disciple and mentor people

Interest in missions

Perform duties as delegated by the Senior Pastor

Help to hold the Senior Pastor and congregation accountable

Pulpit supply



A great attitude and passion for ministry

Ability to relate to and lead youth to a closer personal relationship with Jesus

Beneficial Experience:


Seminary student or seminary/ministry graduate

Youth leadership experience

Ordination preferred but not required

Musical ability would be beneficial



This position will be full time

Pay will be proportional to experience and education

Once a month potluck meal

If you believe that God is calling you to apply for our Associate Pastor for Youth Ministry and Outreach, please send your resume, 3 references, a written testimony, and a cover letter with a picture of you, to include your family (if you are married), to


Eastview Baptist Church
211 Sherman
Belleville, Illinois 62221


Adrienne Johnston


Belleville, IL
Job type
Full Time
Pay rate
Ordained position
Exempt status
Church Ministry