Korean-American Ministry Resources

Education Pastor

Pathways Church of Houston is a multi-cultural, multi-generational and socio-economically diverse congregation seeking to find ways to live out the gospel through each of our lives and in the community around us.  Pathways seeks to live out its faith in a community of CHOICE (Compassion, Humility, Out-reaching, Inspiration, Challenge and Encouragement).  When members of the church lift up these qualities (amongst many others), the community can create a culture and an environment more open to the Holy Spirit’s leading.

Pathways is looking for a Next Generation Pastor who can provide spiritual development, staff training and work seamlessly with our children’s and youth ministries.

Responsibilities of the children’s ministry (PreKinder-5th) would include but not limited to:

• Choosing Sunday School curriculum and oversee Sunday programs by preparing lessons each week
• Providing materials and supports for teachers each week
• Disciple, train, and support volunteer staff of Youth & Children’s Ministry
• Creating worship slide for each week
• Leading & coordinating the full cycle of VBS (Planning, Preparing, Completing, Surveying)
• Creating a program/presentation for the congregation on Mother’s Day, Easter, Graduation, Father’s Day, Volunteer Appreciation and Christmas
• Having parent communication in person, text, or email
• Leading meetings with the committee of member volunteers
• Providing and developing new ideas and programs in order to grow each ministry
Responsibilities for youth group (6th-12th grades) would include but not limited to:

• Leading Youth group meetings on a regular basis weekly
• Providing pastoral care, leadership, and guidance to individuals in Youth Group
• Leading and training teachers for Youth Bible Studies
• Planning and leading full cycle of Youth retreats
• Preparing and giving sermons to Youth Group as needed
• Planning, organizing, and leading Youth service projects, mission trips, and other special events
• Identifying gifts and talents of Youth individuals and guiding/advocating for each individual in their own spiritual journey and maturity
Minimum Qualifications:
Education & Experience Requirements:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Religion, or a related field
• 1-2 years of experience in a youth and/or children’s ministry role
Education Preferred:

• MDiv (Master of Divinity), MAT (MA in Theology) or Master’s degree in education a plus

Please submit all resume & statement of faith in pdf or Word doc files to: Amy Chang amypark413@gmail.comfor review within our search committee

To apply for this job email your details to amypark413@gmail.com