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Youth Minister


The First United Methodist Church of LaGrange is seeking a full-time Youth Minister to coordinate and lead spiritual formation opportunities for youth grades 6-12 who will establish and nourish Christian discipleship through a personal and vital relationship with Jesus Christ. The successful candidate with institute and coordinate all 6th-12th Grade programming to include Sunday School classes, Bible studies, Wednesday Evening Weekly programs, service opportunities, discussions, and fellowship opportunities. All staff members of The First United Methodist Church of LaGrange are expected to live a life that is an example of Christian character for the greater glory of God and the greater good of His people. The purpose of this position is to support the mission of the church “to make and grow disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.” This requires excellent interpersonal skills as you represent the congregation to the greater community and a spirit of cooperative teamwork as you interact with a diverse team of staff and volunteers. Staff members are expected to have personal integrity and the ability and willingness to work harmoniously with fellow staff, church members, guests, vendors, and the general public. Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s degree; two or more years of experience preparing and directing youth ministry activities preferred. Salary is commensurate with experience and carries full benefits. Please submit cover letter outlining interest in position, resume, and contact information for three professional references to churchoffice@lagrangefumc.org. Initial review of applicants begins on July 8. Position will remain open until filled. EOE

Address: 401 Broad Street LaGrange GA 30240

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Website: lagrangefumc.org