OPen Positions 

Minister of children, youth and family 


Stone Memorial Christian Church, located in Collinsville, VA, within an hour’s drive of Roanoke, VA, Greensboro, NC, Winston Salem, NC and the Blue Ridge Parkway; invites interested applicants to apply for the position of Youth Minister, with a Ministry Focus on our Children, Youth and Families.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Train and Recruit Volunteers for efficient implementation of Church Programming
  • Provide Guidance/Counseling to Youth/Children and their Families
  • Help Youth/Children find individualized self-goals and assist in ways to achieve such goals while instilling a Personal Relationship with Christ Jesus
  • Plan and administer an array of Youth Programs/Events and Studies that instill the Vision and Values of Stone Memorial Christian Church
  • Encourage Growth and Involvement in Youth and Children’s Studies/Events and Activities by having consistent and clear communication with Students, Parents, Church Staff and Leadership
  • Responsible for organizing, creating and compiling effective Sunday School Curriculum for his Ministry Focus of Children and Youth
  • Participate and contribute to all Staff and Church Leadership Meetings
  • Guide and encourage Spiritual Growth and Personal Relationships with Christ within Students involved in Youth/Children’s Ministry
  • All Programming and Studies need to have a primary focus on Spiritual Growth and instilling a Personal Relationship with Christ Jesus
  • Fosters relationships within Youth/Children’s Ministry, but has a vision to outreach within the community and work on numerical growth and desire to increase attendance within his areas of Ministry
  • Create Outreach Programming and Events that encourage Church wide Participation

Skills and Qualifications:
  • Has an evident and proven personal relationship with Christ Jesus
  • Have excellent Communication and Interpersonal Skills along with maintaining a positive attitude with Children/Youth he is ministering to as well as with Staff, Church Leadership and Congregates
  • Excellent computer knowledge/skills and forethought, especially in creating ways of technological outputs for aiding in teaching Students to better their relationship with Christ Jesus
  • Ability to be relatable to Students in which he is Ministering to
  • Excellent Organizational and Communication skills
  • The ability to Supervise and give clear directions to both students and those whom will be serving/volunteering within Ministry Focus
  • Strong Management and Leadership Skills
  • Comfortable and capable of Teaching/Preaching religious messages for his Ministry Focus audiences
  • Support and willingness to follow the Vision and Creed of Stone Memorial and its Leadership
  • Proficient in Evangelical Studies and the ability to adapt for Children and Youth

By-Laws
The Youth Minister’s primary duties shall include, but are not limited to: Preaching, Teaching, instilling Biblical Education, Visitation and the support of Pastoral Staff and the Church as a whole.  His Ministerial Focus shall be on Children, Youth and the support of their Families.  His primary objective is to teach the Love of Christ Jesus and the great importance of having a personal relationship with Jesus. He is responsible for creating the best environment for Students to do so.

To Apply:
Please send a Ministerial Resume and Cover Letter to tmerm58@gmail.com.  The review of received applications will begin the last week of July, 2022.