Next Gen Pastor

Trinity Bible Church

Lafayette, LA 70503

Denomination: Non-Denominational

Category: Youth Ministry

Posted on: April 05, 2021

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Trinity Bible Church
Lafayette, La
Next Gen Pastor

As an integral member of our Ministry Team, our Next Gen Pastor will serve our church by reaching, teaching, and loving our youth and young adults, while discipling them so that they grow in their faith. Since our youth ministry is underdeveloped, compared to the other ministries of TBC, our Next Gen Pastor will have the opportunity and the responsibility to build from the ground floor, on a foundation established for all TBC ministry.

Reports to: Senior Pastor
Positions Supervised: Children's ministry coordinator, Interns, Volunteers

The responsibilities of the Next Gen Pastor shall include the following:

* Attendance at worship service and church events, while encouraging youth to do likewise (lead by example).
* Continued growth and development through conferences, reading, and exchange of ideas with others (iron sharpens iron).

* Sustain and develop a comprehensive growth strategy for grades K through 12.
* Plan for and schedule opportunities for worship, fellowship and teaching-on Sunday and other day(s).

* Recruit, disciple, equip and empower volunteers, both parents and young adults.
* Provide forums for frequent communication, encouragement and evaluation for leaders.
* Direct the identification of youth with leadership potential and assure opportunities are given for development.
* Evaluate and make recommendations concerning teaching materials and methods used in all Youth programs.
* Be an advisor/resource for all youth leaders throughout Youth ministry programs.

* Ensure youth groups maintain a balanced program of spiritual, physical, and social growth.
* Be acquainted with personal lives of the young people (either directly or through youth leaders). For example, visit homes, attend school events, and make hospital visits. This also includes being aware of current youth development, culture, social media, etc.
* Support and encourage youth to attend youth service as well as church-sponsored events.
* Ensure church youth are taught and charged with their responsibility to outreach.

* Maintain a well-planned, carefully balanced schedule throughout the year coordinated with the church calendar of events.
* Establish ministry goals and periodically evaluate against those goals, measuring enabling processes and outcomes.
* Ensure responsibilities for all events are understood by Youth leaders.
* Pre-schedule all activities in their entirety, including post-activity plans. Publish same to staff, parents, and youth in a timely fashion.
* Develop strategies to encourage church-wide participation in Youth ministries and activities.
* Ensure monthly interaction with Leadership Team for mutual accountability.
* Promote the vision of the church with regards to missions with youth.

*Fully engage with TBC ministry team for prayer and planning.
* Attend monthly feedback sessions with Senior Pastor and/or Executive Pastor.

Salary Range: Commensurate with Education/Experience
Denomination: Non-denominational
Worship Style: Contemporary
This is a salary-exempt position with the expectation that regular office hours will be kept. Please email resumes to: 

About Trinity Bible Church:

We are a 40-year-old, multi-generational church with a passion to know Jesus and to make Him known. We are committed to preaching the Scriptures and to making disciples. It is our vision to become a church that is used by God to reach all parts of our community and to impact all parts of the world. It is our plan to pass these values from generation to generation. We are looking for a Next Gen Pastor who will build a growing and healthy next generation of leaders and disciples for Jesus Christ at TBC.

Job Qualifications:

* Undergraduate degree accompanied by appropriate Seminary training.
* A passion for Disciple making and Outreach to the lost and to the community at large, particularly campus ministry in the community schools.
* Ability to plan, organize and implement ministry programs
* Three or more years of experience in leading and teaching youth ministry programs.
* Demonstrated ability to raise up, disciple, equip and empower volunteers, thus expanding ministry reach and impact, a leader of leaders.
* Demonstrated genuine love for and solid rapport with young people.
* Sensitive to needs and pressures of teens and young adults, with knowledge of possible solutions.

* Masters degree from accredited seminary
* Five or more years of experience in leading and teaching youth ministry programs, including the management of staff and volunteers.
* Experience in short-term mission work.  

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Next Gen Pastor
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Full Time
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250 - 500

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Marcele Bulliard
130 E Broussard Road
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