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Upward Sports Program Director

Christ Community Church, Ames, Iowa

Direct this ministry connecting people to life-defining relationships in Christ through sports.

Ministry description

The Upward Sports program director will support the mission of Christ Community Church ("connecting people to life-defining relationships in Christ") by helping provide an Upward environment that serves our guests with excellence and promotes the discovery of Jesus through sports.


  • Demonstrates a growing commitment to the Lord Jesus Christ and his Word as laid out by our six Life Questions
  • Possess a teachable heart, is able to receive correction and is willing to go the "extra mile" to ensure effective ministry
  • Agreement with the Christ Community Statement of Faith, Mission Statement and Core Values
  • Demonstrated skills would include familiarity with sports, willingness to speak before groups, and the ability to help recruit, train and oversee volunteers


  • Providing overall supervision for football/cheer and basketball practices and games, and be responsible for player evaluations, the draft, basic communication to parents, leading team meetings, planning halftimes and Celebration events, and end-of-season surveys
  • Working effectively with Upward volunteers, parents and players, which includes modeling a servant heart and displaying a winsome and bold witness for Christ

How to apply

Send cover letter and resume to Kip Hamby at khamby@ccames.org.

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