Korean-American Ministry Resources

The Korean Baptist Church of Gainesville was founded in 1980 by a small group Korean students and visiting scholars attending the University of Florida. In the thirty nine years since establishment our church has grown into a faithful family and community of more than 250 members that includes students, visiting scholars, and permanent residents. We love the Word of God and have ministries that serve about fifty single students, fifty youth group members, and fifty Sunday school students. Our church sponsors a missionary program and provides charitable support to the greater Gainesville community.

*Job Description

The Korean Baptist Church of Gainesville (KBCG) offers a pastor position for the youth ministry. Salary will commensurate with experience and qualification ($20~40K).


This is a position to develop and maintain strategies that will allow The KBCG to minister to 6th -12th grade students including another group (possibly either English Ministry for your adults or Sunday school) in a way that glorifies God, Jesus Christ and the Holy Spirit. The KBCG focuses on the reconciliation work fulfilled by the Christ.


-Establish annual goals, objectives and plans to implement the youth ministry strategies.

-Plan and oversee all youth activities and programs with a primary focus on Sunday worship services every week and Saturday activities during semesters.

-This will also apply to retreats, special events and responsibilities for all youth related classes.

-This position may cover up to English Ministry for young adults in future or other area (such as Sunday School). This can be discussed in the process of interview.

-Maintain open communication with church staff, parents, youth and congregation members.

-Attend scheduled staff meetings.


-Must be willing to join Korean Baptist Church of Gainesville for this position.

-Must be a born again, baptized believer.

-Must be enrolled in or have completed on accredited seminary.

-Bi-lingual (English and Korean) is preferred, but not required.

-Previous experience in leading youth ministry is preferred.

*Application Instructions

①   Cover Letter (including personal testimony and your view on youth ministry)

②   Resume/CV (including two references)

③   1 or 2 sermons (youtube or online link is preferable )

-Short listed applicants will be interviewed and invited to preach during a Sunday youth service.

*Qualified candidates should send all required materials
to Pastor Min-Seok Sohn at minsohn@gmail.com.
For any inquiry, please contact Pastor Min-Seok Sohn.


To apply for this job email your details to minsohn@gmail.com