Countryside Christian Church, Shreveport
|Church/Organization Employee||Average Attendance||Location|
|N/A||55||Shreveport, LA USA|
Bro. Ted Hardan
phone (318) 218-4848
Shreveport, LA 71129
|Position Category||Position Title||Position Type||Weekly Hours|
|Jr/Sr High||Youth Pastor||Paid Full-Time||30-40+|
General Responsibilities: They must partner closely with the Elders and Minister in organizing and carrying out youth programs. They must also be willing to do preaching, offering Communion, and giving devotions if needed. Specific Responsibilities: 1) Lead in developing and implementing a biblically-based and creative youth program. 2) Teach the youth each Lord's Day. 3) Plan and carry out various activities with the youth. 4) Maintain a close relationship with parents involving them in youth activities when possible. 5) Develop ideas and programs for growth. 6) Keep current with trends and issues important to older children and teens. 7) Counsel youth in a language they understand and respect. 8) Maintain confidences and give advice in a way that does not alienate the youth.
Spiritual Qualifications: They must be a believer in salvation through acceptance of Jesus Christ and in baptism by immersion. They must also see themselves, not only as a Youth Pastor, but also a team member with the Senior Minister, the Elders, and the Deacons. They must be a person of prayer, exhibiting a Christian example for the youth. Should be a "Go-Getter!"