Southern Heights Christian Church
Lebanon is a growing community in a county of approximately 36,000 in Central Missouri, just a short drive from the Lake of the Ozark's, The community boasts a strong job market and cost of living significantly below the national average. The beautiful Niangua and Gasconade Rivers run through the area in addition to the iconic route 66. Locals are known to enjoy the scenic beauty of the Ozarks by leisurely floating down the river, and the fishing opportunities are tremendous as recognized by Outdoor life Magazine which has named Lebanon a Top 200 Town for Sportsman on multiple occasions. Lebanon is truly a friendly place with friendly people and is a great place to raise a family while embracing a slower pace of life.
|Church/Organization Employee||Average Attendance||Location|
|6||275||Lebanon, MO USA|
mail [email protected]
phone (330) 317-4062
Lebanon, MO 65536
|Position Category||Position Title||Position Type||Weekly Hours|
|Children's||Children's Pastor||Paid Full-Time||30-40+|
The Children’s Pastors primary responsibility will be to oversee all aspects of programming for the weekend and midweek services for birth through 5th grade. This includes the coordination of all volunteer systems and processes. In addition, it is expected that the Children’s Pastor fosters a love for reaching young families in the community that aren’t currently engaged in SHCC. The person assuming this role will need to understand the development of systems and processes for volunteer coordination, community outreach and discipleship of young families. To perform the duties of this role adequately, it is necessary for candidates to show a history of creativity, strong work ethic, and a willingness to embrace a team ministry concept. The elder board and staff relationships are incredibly strong and healthy and we are excited to add another pastor to our team.
Southern Heights Christian Church in Lebanon, Missouri is excited to announce an opening for a FT Children’s Pastor for Southern Heights Christian Church. SHCC is an established church of approximately 275 that has a young and energetic staff anxious to build on current momentum that has been fueled by recent staff restructuring. This process has included an emphasis on team-driven ministry, embracing a fail-forward culture, and a “push-down” model of decision making for the sake of empowering ministry staff to dream and grow their spheres of responsibility as led by the Holy Spirit.
The Children’s ministry has several spaces that have been remodeled in recent years, over 60 current volunteers, and expects to see around 500 unique birth-5th visitors by the end of next year. At present, the ministry averages approximately 50 children per week. This is an incredible opportunity for a self-driven individual to come alongside the current team as we seek to Love God, Love People, and Share Jesus in our community.
A college degree is preferred but not required for this position. Non-traditional candidates are welcome to apply. SHCC is offering a very generous salary package that reflects their value of young families and this role within the church. To apply for this position please submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected] We will not be able to respond to every application. If you have not been contacted within two weeks of your submission, you have not been chosen to move forward in the search process.