Job Opportunities at Christ Church
Director of Lay Ministries
Christ Church United Methodist of Louisville, Kentucky, is seeking a full-time Director of Lay Ministries to help congregation members grow in their discipleship through service by helping discover their gifts for ministry and finding opportunities to serve. With 1100 worshiping each Sunday, Christ Church’s mission is becoming living proof of God’s love, one person at a time.
Responsibilities for the Director of Lay Ministries include:
- Facilitating spiritual gifts discovery workshops and follow-up with participants
- Recruiting congregation members to open serving positions that match their gifts
- Equipping and training volunteers for participation in and leadership of church ministries
- Participating in annual stewardship campaign
- Assisting the connection of new members into the life of the congregation
- Maintaining database of spiritual gifts, service opportunities and people in service
- Leading a variety of ministry teams while supporting others
The successful candidate will have experience recruiting, equipping, training, and leading volunteers; demonstrated ability to build and lead teams; and strong computer/data management skills.
Please submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Youth Discipleship Coordinator
Christ Church United Methodist of Louisville, Kentucky, is seeking a full-time Youth Discipleship Coordinator to implement and manage the congregation’s overall strategic vision for youth discipleship. With 1100 worshiping each Sunday, Christ Church’s mission is becoming living proof of God’s love, one person at a time.
Over 100 youth currently participate each week in a variety of ministries including music, outreach, study, fellowship, and multiple retreat offerings. The Youth Discipleship Coordinator serves as the general contractor for the youth ministry, managing the work flow and sequencing for all events. This person recruits, oversees and trains youth volunteers, develops youth mission and outreach opportunities, collaborates with other components of the youth ministry, and provides leadership for youth group and events throughout the year. The Youth Discipleship Coordinator reports to the Minister for Youth Discipleship and attends Faith Formation Team and other staff meetings.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of three years of experience in youth ministry, a college degree, and proven ability to build relationships with youth and adults. The Youth Discipleship Coordinator will be an advocate for Methodist theology and doctrine and have the ability to help create and execute a shared vision of the youth ministry.
Please submit a cover letter and resume by email to Kristina at email@example.com.