Youth Minister Opening (Part-Time)


Contact: Amanda Gordon

Organization: Minor Memorial UMC

Address 1: 6120 Goodman Rd, West

City: Walls

State: MS 38680-9421

Phone: 6627811333


Minor Memorial UMC in Walls, MS (near Memphis, TN) is seeking a part-time Youth Minister to build upon and strengthen a youth program which currently involves about 15-20 students who participate in Sunday school, Wednesday and Sunday Night Youth, church-wide choir, and special events.  The Youth Minister will work with youth from junior high through the transition to college years.  Candidates should have a passion for helping teenagers grow as disciples of Christ.  Situated in close proximity to both Lake Cormorant and Horn Lake schools, the community outreach possibilities are tremendous for the Youth Ministry of Minor Memorial UMC.

Candidates must have a personal commitment to, and enthusiasm for, the Christian faith and possess a unique sense of calling to work with youth.  Candidates should be able to build relationships and effectively communicate with youth, young adults, their families, and staff.  Preferred candidates will have an Associate’s degree or higher, previous experience working with youth in the local church, and a solid understanding of United Methodist theology and doctrine.  

Time commitment includes Wednesday nights and Sundays in addition to special events and preparation/study time.  Please send resumes or direct questions to Rev. Amanda Gordon, 6120 Goodman Rd W, Walls, MS 38680 or or 662-781-1333.  A full job description is available upon request.