Provide regular opportunities for fellowship and social activities to encourage friendship among students including weekly activities, lock-ins, retreats etc.
Gather with students where they are: practices, games, performances, etc. Time should be spent developing relationships with students in their natural environments including schools and extracurricular activities.
Create a culture of worship, where worship is understood by students and desired as a way of life. Encourage attendance and participation in 9:15 AM worship service.
Be the team builder and relationship maker for youth families, staff, and congregation members.
Facilitate recruitment and training of teachers and preparation of lessons that grow student's knowledge of the Bible, experience of God, and love for Christ.
Teach and encourage students to grow deeper in relationship with Christ through spiritual discipleship.
Provide ongoing opportunities for students to grow deeper in faith through Bible study and faith formational activities in weekly gatherings.
Set standard for growth in Christian maturity by modeling the life of a Christ follower.
Inspire spiritual growth as students mature to 11th and 12th grade by facilitating connection with campus ministries and preparing them for college and the workplace.
Facilitate opportunities to engage in hands-on mission in the Englewood community.
Lead and empower students to serve at EUMC in a number of opportunities on Sundays and throughout the week.
Bring confidence and ownership to youth and program volunteers.
Facilitate WOW! Wednesday night youth program.