Employment (Churches)

Pastor of Youth and Young Adults

Friedens Church, Port Washington, Wisconsin

Lead Friedens’ ministry to students in 5th-12th grades and young adults, helping them grow as maturing disciples of Jesus.

Ministry description

The pastor of youth and young adults is responsible for helping youth and young adults grow as maturing disciples of Jesus by leading Friedens’ ministry to students in 5th-12th grade (~75 percent of the role) and young adults (~10 percent of the role). The final ~15 percent of the role consists of fulfilling other pastoral responsibilities, such as assisting with worship services.

Qualifications

  • Demonstrates a vibrant heart for God and a growing relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Agrees with the EFCA Statement of Faith, along with Friedens’ Mission, Discipleship Process and bylaws
  • Models a life of character and integrity in alignment with 1 Tim 3:2-7; Titus 1:6-9 and 1 Pet 5:1-3
  • Works well with others and has strong relational skills
  • Connects well with teenagers and adults
  • Possesses effective discipleship, leadership, equipping and organizational skills
  • Exhibits a proven track record of discipling teenagers toward spiritual maturity
  • Musical proficiency is beneficial but not necessary

Responsibilities

Lead Friedens' ministry to students in 5th-12th grade, along with the ministry to young adults (particularly ages ~18-25). A full description of responsibilities is available in the position description, which is available at www.friedenschurch.org.

How to apply

To apply, please e-mail your resume to Friedens@sbcglobal.net. A full position description is available at www.friedenschurch.org. If you have any questions, you can send them to this e-mail address or call the church at 262-284-2471 and ask for Pastor Brandon Lemons.

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