Placement

Family and Student Life Pastor

Bergen Park Church

31919 Rocky Village Drive, Evergeen, CO 80439 USA   MAP
Demographic: Mountain Suburb of Denver
Statement Of Faith: This is an Evangelical Free Church of America and we hold to that general doctrinal statement.

PASTOR OF FAMILY AND STUDENT LIFE
At Bergen Park Church
31919 Rocky Village Drive
Evergreen, CO 80439
(303) 674-5484

Salary Range: $55,000 - $75,000 + Benefits

About this opportunity
Bergen Park Church in Evergreen, CO is looking for an enthusiastic Christ follower to serve as our Pastor of Family and Student Life. Applicants must have a personal, active and continuously maturing relationship with Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior demonstrated through the spiritual disciplines of prayer, Bible study, rest, and worship. The successful candidate will embrace our church mission statement of honoring God as we build up families, serve our community and share Jesus' love with the world!
The primary role of the Family and Student Life Pastor will be to equip, empower and encourage parents to disciple their children as well as raising up and equipping others in the congregation to serve as spiritual mentors of the next generation. This leader must have a personal vision for guiding families into a deeper love for Christ and to inspire students to live out their faith in the world outside the church. The Pastor of Family and Student Life Ministries will lead and oversee an effective gospel-centered ministry to Elementary, Middle and High School students in and through Bergen Park Church.

BERGEN PARK CHURCH is part of the Evangelical Free Church Of America
QUALIFICATIONS:
Willingness to work in a full-time role (40 plus hours) as the Family and Student Life pastor
Seminary Degree Required
3+ years of ministry leadership experience (preferably student ministry)
A passion for students as a result of their previous work experiences with youth
An ability to disciple the students and families with Biblical principles
A person of character and integrity in speech and conduct, in love, humility, and in purity

Primary Responsibilities and Expectations:
As the Family and Student Life Pastor, the primary responsibilities would be
● Design and implement an overall ministry strategy to reach families with the gospel and to develop them into reproducing disciples. Do this in partnership with the church’s Children’s Director who oversees infants through 5th grades.
● Develop relationships with parents and guardians in order to resource, train and support them as they disciple their children (infant – 12th).
● Recruit, train and disciple leaders who will build healthy discipleship relationships with our students in partnership with their parents (6th – 12th).
● Lead youth group meetings for middle and high-schoolers while mentoring older students and church members to take increasing responsibility within the groups.
● Develop relationships with students (6th – 12th) through discipling, teaching, leadership development, service activities, mission trips, family retreats, etc.
● Prepare students (6th – 12th) for the intellectual challenges to their faith in a skeptical culture through discipleship based, experiential approach to the Christian faith.
● Respond to needs as the Lead Pastor requests and other duties as assigned
● Preaching opportunities will be available
● Submit an annual Family and Student Life Ministry budget and oversee expenditures

Please submit a resume to search@bergenparkchurch.org

Date Posted: Mon, May 11, 2020   (94 days ago)
Salary: $55K -$75K
Benefits: Included
Anticipated Hire Date: 1 August

Point of Contact:

Search Team Lead

Search Committee
303-674-5484
31919 Rocky Village Drive
Evergeen, CO 80439
USA