Associate Pastor of Youth and Missions at Vinton Baptist Church
Vinton VA 24179
About the job
Vinton Baptist Church is a moderate church affiliated with CBF and BGAV, seeking a full-time Associate Pastor of Youth and Missions.
This person will be responsible for leading our youth ministry, as well as coordinating our church-wide missional efforts. The goal of this position is to spend approximately two thirds of the time focused on youth ministry and the balance on missions. This person will work in coordination with church staff and report directly to the Senior Pastor.
YOUTH: Will provide a welcoming and accepting environment for middle and high school students with ministry opportunities to develop a life-changing relationship with Christ. Through weekly discipleship opportunities, mission engagement with the local community, and annual events, camps, and mission trips, this person will help to nurture within students a love for God, others, self, the church and world.
MISSIONS: Will further cultivate our mission engagement within the local community and beyond. This will involve collaborating with other missional groups within the church, coordinating with local and international partners, providing a variety of service opportunities for varying ages and gifts, as well as help develop a church-wide vision for missions.
QUALIFICATIONS & VALUES: Ability to articulate the gospel in various ways and in various contexts across generations, genders and personalities; solid theological grounding, yet committed to learning; strong organizational skills and the drive to pursue excellence in both broad and detailed ways; able and willing to travel both domestically and internationally; desire to build relationships with all ages, genders, and personalities; available and engaged with the youth of our church and community; demonstrate a caring heart and show an inclusive love for all people; provide an example of a deep commitment to his/her faith; demonstrate a heart for missions; has a clear personal and professional vision; desire to be a part of the local community; seminary graduate; prior ministry experience leading youth.
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