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Associate Pastor for Youth & Outreach

Eastview Baptist Church
Posted: 09/22/2022
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Location
Belleville, IL
Description:

Associate Pastor for Youth Ministry and Outreach

Eastview Baptist Church (Eastview) in Belleville, Illinois, is a Southern Baptist Church, established first as a mission in 1953 and then as a church in 1956, has a 69-year history of serving God and spreading the gospel. Eastview is looking for an Associate Pastor for Youth Ministry and Outreach who loves God and His word. Our church is a friendly, loving, community minded church averaging 52 Sunday worshippers. Our average Sunday School attendance is 47 with an average of 7 youth students. We are located within the Greater St. Louis Metro area.

Eastview, as with many churches, has faced reduced attendance following the COVID-19 pandemic.  We are seeking an Associate Pastor to partner with our Senior Pastor and church membership on youth programs, community outreach initiatives, and showing the love of Christ in a very practical way.

The successful candidate shall have a vibrant and growing relationship with Christ and believe the Bible is from God and is inerrant. The applicant must possess a spiritual calling to Christian ministry, the ability to lead and shepherd, as well as a passion to communicate the gospel in everyday conversations with youth. He must be a motivated and organized person with a dynamic personality that motivates and inspires others. The man shall meet the Biblical qualifications of 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and shall affirm the Baptist Faith and Message 2000.

Responsibilities:

  • Youth leadership
  • Community outreach
  • Disciple and mentor people
  • Interest in missions
  • Perform duties as delegated by the Senior Pastor
  • Help to hold the Senior Pastor and congregation accountable
  • Pulpit supply

Requirements:

  • A great attitude and passion for ministry
  • Ability to relate to and lead youth to a closer personal relationship with Jesus

Beneficial Experience:

  • Seminary student or seminary/ministry graduate
  • Youth leadership experience
  • Ordination preferred but not required
  • Musical ability would be beneficial

Details:

  • This position will be full time
  • Pay will be proportional to experience and education
  • Once a month potluck meal

If you believe that God is calling you to apply for our Associate Pastor for Youth Ministry and Outreach, please send your resume, 3 references, a written testimony, and a cover letter with a picture of you, to include your family (if you are married).

To Apply: pastorsearch@eastviewbaptist.com