Memorial Church of Christ, an independent, Christian church located in Livonia, Michigan, is seeking a full-time Director of Children’s Ministry. The primary responsibilities of this position are to provide opportunities for children to be exposed to the love of Christ and become life-long servants of Christ by:
• providing parents with tools and methods to promote spiritual growth
• developing programs that attract families to Memorial Church of Christ
• providing sound Biblical teaching.
In addition, the Director of Children’s Ministry is expected to develop a comprehensive plan that includes a 3-5 year vision for children’s ministry at Memorial Church of Christ. The position will also oversee curriculum selection, teach classes, provide opportunities for children to develop a spirit of servanthood, and communicate regularly with children, parents, and the church board.
The requirements for this position include a Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate discipline (Master’s degree desirable), experience working in a children’s ministry program, a growing commitment to Christ including a strong Biblical foundation, and theological compatibility with Memorial Church of Christ. In addition, we are seeking a servant-leader who has an attested call to children’s ministry, is committed to team ministry, and who is dedicated to developing positive and growing relationships with pastoral staff, volunteers, parents, and children.
To learn more about our church family, please see www.5milechurch.org. To apply for this position, applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, statement of children’s ministry philosophy, and three letters of reference (include both professional and character) to firstname.lastname@example.org.