Posts Tagged ‘children ministries’

Assoc. Pastor Needed – FT – Peru, IN

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

The Peru Grace Brethren Church is seeking a man who has thorough Biblical training/education to join our team of Elders as a full-time Associate Pastor.

Requirements…

  • To have a heart for family/children’s ministries.
  • To lead our youth ministry.
  • To share in the preaching, teaching, and worship service ministries with the Senior Pastor.

Please send questions, and/or letter of interest, & resume to:

The Council of Elders
Peru Grace Brethren Church
430 South Broadway
Peru, Indiana   46970

Church website is: http://www.perugrace.org/

Director of Children’s Ministry – PT – Nappanee, IN

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

The Nappanee United Methodist Church is searching for a mature Christian who is able to work well with children, as part of a team, and have excellent communication and delegation skills.  As well, she or he must be knowledgeable about curriculum and be able to recruit and train volunteers.  The candidate must also be able to pass a background check and adhere to child protection guidelines.

Job Description (Duties and Responsibilities):
The purpose of our Children’s Ministry Program at the Nappanee United Methodist Church is to help our children know the love of God in Jesus Christ, have a personal relationship with him, and to establish a Biblical foundation for life-long growth in the Christian faith.

While the most significant way we accomplish this is through embodying it individually, we as a congregation strive currently to accomplish this through: Sunday School, Kids Own Worship & Wednesday evening programs.

With this purpose in mind, we are searching for a part time Director of Christian Ministry.   Highlights of these responsibilities include:

  •  develop/implement the vision, strategy/tactical elements for all programs, activities & educational aspects related to Children’s Ministry
  • plan, coordinate, implement, evaluate the Children’s ministry & Sunday School (Nursery-5th grade), Wednesday evening programming, VBS, over-seeing the Nursery, Playtime & Kids Own Worship
  • choose & prepare appropriate curriculum for each program/age level, keeping materials organized & accessible
  • provide strategic leadership & planning initiatives for the Children’s Ministry Team (CMT)
  • Set the direction, recruit, train, pray for, involve, schedule CMT staff & volunteers
  • Develop processes & position guidelines necessary for effective CMT ministry; including assimilating new children & families into children’s ministry

Desired Qualifications:  A candidate who is familiar with United Methodist theology and practices is preferred but not essential.

Salary:  Salary is negotiable.  This is a part time position averaging 15 hours per week.

Application Deadline:  November 10, 2013

Contact Information:  Please send cover letter and resume by email or mail to:

Pastor Jim Davidson
Nappanee United Methodist Church
301 E. Market Street
Nappanee, IN 46550
Phone: 574-773-4183
Email: jimd@bnin.net

Church Website: http://www.nappaneeumc.com/

Tutors Needed! – Winona Lake, IN

Monday, August 19th, 2013

Jefferson Elementary School is in need of several part time employees to work with reading groups. 

Hours range from 15-25 hours per week.  If interested, please contact Mr. David Robertson (click here).

SUMMER INTERNSHIP – Children’s Ministry – Powell, OH

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grace Church, Powell,OHis offering a Summer Internship for the college person wanting to gain experience in Children’s Ministries.  Our internship is focused on empowering an intern to:

  • Use and develop leadership skills while working with a team
  • Teach children through engaging creative lessons
  • Equipping parents to be the spiritual leader in the home
  • Empowering and organizing 15+ home based Neighborhood Bible Clubs that will reach over 850 children
  • Serve along side a church staff of 8 pastors and 6 support staff

Our internship is not designed to just be a learning experience, but rather an opportunity to lead and do ministry utilizing spiritual gifts and classroom training one has already acquired.

Church with attendance around 900+ during 2 Sunday morning services includes approximately 200 children each week.

Applicant should be pursuing Children’s Ministry degree (or possibly early childhood education) and have a passion for helping children learn about Jesus and the church!  The applicant should be over the age of 21 and have their own transportation.  We would also prefer someone who has had hands-on leadership experience in the area of Children’s Ministry. 

Salary is $3000.00 for work/ministry done over 12 weeks of summer,

mid-May to mid-August 2013, @ 40 hours/week.  A host home is one option for housing during the internship.

Summer Intern Responsibilities

  • Tuesday-Friday 9:30 – 4:30, Sunday morning 8:30 – 11:30, and help with several Neighborhood Bible Clubs four evenings per week
  • Tuesday morning – 9:00 Staff and prayer time; clean-up from Sunday, regroup

Neighborhood Bible Clubs

  • Maintain all the NBC machines, supplies, and list of clubs using them – help people get them each day
  • Recycle craft bags for next NBC’s
  • Keep all game and decoration bags refreshed and ready for next NBC’s
  • Turn in t-shirt money, donations – keep a record
  • Make sure lesson posters and visuals are in good shape for next NBC’s
  • Visit and support all NBC clubs

K-3rd Grade Summer Sunday Mornings (mid May – mid August)

  • Prepare weekly lesson for Kindergarten – 3rd Grade teachers
  • Gather materials for K-3rd Grade small group bins and large group props
  • Send out Tuesday lesson and devotion to leaders
  • Make sure rooms are ready for Sunday
  • Lead, assist, possibly Sub, oversee K-3rd Grade Sunday teams

FCA Sports Camp

  • (1 week during July) – help prepare and serve; huddle leader

Additional Summer projects

  • Re-organize Grace Kids Office and class rooms
  • Have fun and enjoy the people and the job!
  • Pray for a peaceful and productive summer; pray for plans and preparedness for fall.

Applicant should send resume and video teaching sample to dustin.godshall@gracechurchpowell.org

Dustin Godshall
Grace Kids Family Ministries
7600 Liberty Rd.
Powell,OH43065
(740)881-6200
www.gracechurchpowell.org