Next Generation Pastor at First Evangelical Church, Arcadia
Monrovia, CA

First Evangelical Church, Arcadia: Next Generation Pastor (full-time)

Chinese church in the North San Gabriel area of Southern California is looking to call a full-time Next Generation Pastor. We recognize that for Asian immigrant churches, the next generation of disciples is very important for its continued mission. We are looking for a person who can pastor from children through youth. The candidate must have knowledge and understanding of the Asian-American youth culture and the struggles they face.

(A). Qualifications:

·       M.A. in a seminary or equivalent;

·       Proficient in English and understanding of the Asian-American culture;

·       Ability to work with parents of children and youth, who may be overseas-born Asians;

·       Good team player and able to work with the church leadership team;

·       Good organization, communication, relational and counseling skills;

·       Creative and a pioneering spirit.

(B). Job Description:

I. Children:

a.     Able to continue to run the existing Child Evangelism Fellowship (CEF) curriculum;

b.     Able to recruit and form a team of volunteer teachers;

c.     Work with the core team to help in strategic planning, future direction and programs (e.g. VBS, Harvest Festival);

d.     Counsel parents.

II. Youth:

1. Teaching:

a.     Organize Friday night fellowship, youth Sunday school, outreach, discipleship, counseling, and other youth activities (e.g. retreat);

a.     Preach regularly in the youth service;

b.     Be current on the relevant issues of the day to teach Biblical values;

2. Pastor and Counsel:

a.     Connect, counsel and pastor youths from 6th grade through high school;

b.     Work closely with parents to help guide the spiritual growth of their youths;

c.     Home visitations and crisis counseling;

d.     Help in transitioning the youth into the young adult group;

3. Leadership Development:

a.     Identify and disciple youth leaders to help in planning youth programs;

b.     Create a parent advisory team to help in strategic planning, future direction and programs;

c.     Interphase with the English Pastor to help transition youth to young adult group;

4. Administration:

b.     Organize and administer the children and youth programs into one integrated whole;

c.     Work on tasks assigned by the Senior Pastor.

Interested applicants please send resume to [email protected]. Successful applicant will receive various employment benefits including vacation, holiday pay, health and dental insurance, retirement plan, etc.

Address

First Evangelical Church, Arcadia
625 W Foothill Blvd.
Monrovia, California 91016

Contact

Rev. Eric Lam
6262490090
[email protected]

Website

fecarcadia.org

Location
Monrovia, CA
Job type
Full Time
Posted
Hours/week
40
Pay rate
About $22.5/hour
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Exempt
Skills
Next Generation
Pastoral
Preaching
Teaching
Training
Industries
Church Ministry