Youth Pastor and Worship Leader - Langdale UMC, Valley, AL


Make a difference. Change a life. One life at a time. Langdale United Methodist Church in Valley, AL, is a growing community of faith nestled along the Chattahoochee River 45 minutes north of Columbus, GA and 15 minutes southwest of LaGrange, GA. Ideally, we want to combine two part-time staff positions and make it into one full-time position – youth pastor/praise and worship leader. Our primary aim is for someone with a divine call to teach youth the good news of Jesus Christ in a full-time position. We are looking for a leader who will model in front of youth an authentic walk with Jesus Christ so that they can then impact their world. Even if you don’t have the ability to lead in praise and worship, and the above description fits you, we would like to hear from you. If we hire just a full-time youth person, we can then hire a part-time praise and worship leader. Below is a summary of the ministry position: Regarding the youth pastor role, this person is responsible for building disciples of Jesus Christ among the youth through personal example, small groups, worship, and doing ministry with others. As you life together with youth through the week in Bible studies, ministries, and other events, this youth leader can lead youth directly into a Sunday morning worship experience with people of all ages. Regarding the worship leader role, this person is responsible for working with the pastor in developing and overseeing the musical and artistic aspects of a Sunday morning praise and worship service. Through worship and other mediums, the Worship Leader will facilitate an environment that allows people of all ages to experience the presence of Jesus Christ and help build an authentic community of followers. This person will have the responsibility of one of the three worship services that meets on Sunday morning. Qualifications: A personal, spiritual walk and commitment to Jesus Christ that attracts others to follow Christ; Investing and carving time for your own private worship of Christ to help enable you to authentically lead others to worship Christ in a public worship setting; A knowledge of youth and current youth culture A knowledge of contemporary praise and worship music; Experience in leading youth is preferred Experience in leading praise and worship is preferred; Ability to lead a praise band which engages the band and congregation in genuine, heartfelt worship; Be able to play at least one musical instrument. Be able to read music or chord sheets Proficiency in ProPresenter is preferred Ability to coordinate sound through a sound board A degree in Christian Ministry, Youth Ministry, or Biblical studies is preferred. Must be at least 22 years of age. Must understand and abide by our Safe Sanctuary policy. A full job description is available upon request. Worship music can get into a person's heart. Youth ministry can change the direction of a person's life. I know from personal experience. It happened to me. - Pastor Rusty Tate, Langdale United Methodist Church

Contact: Rusty Tate

Address: 6301 20th Ave PO Box 185 Valley AL 36854

Phone: 3347563331



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