FIRST REFORMED CHURCH | Sheldon, IA

Building God's Kingdom One Life At A Time

Youth Ministries

"Don't let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in life, in love, in faith and purity." 
I Timothy 4:12

The purpose of the youth ministry program is to minister specifically to junior high and high school students.  The program seeks to encourage youth in the Christian life' lead youth to a personal relationship with Jesus Christ; and provide opportunities for fellowship, service, and leadership development.  Students in the 7th and 8th grade attend Alpha Teens, while RCYF is for students in 9th through 12th grade.

CURRENT JOB OPENING: YOUTH DIRECTOR

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Job Description: Director of Student Ministries, aka “Youth Director”

First Reformed Church (FRC) is building God’s Kingdom one life at a time.  The congregation is located in the city of Sheldon, Iowa and averages 450 in attendance in worship.  We are currently seeking a Director to lead the student ministries program comprised of eager, committed students with supportive families and church members.  This position requires a Youth Director who loves Jesus Christ, has a heart for kids & teenagers, and a passion to see junior (7-8) and senior high (9-12) school students radically transformed by the truth of the Living God.

As a staff member of FRC, the Director of Student Ministries must be a good communicator, spiritually mature and equipped with a ministry approach that reflects the Great Commission.  This person must have demonstrated the ability to recruit/lead and train an effective volunteer leadership team, create an environment where students are excited to grow in Jesus Christ and pass that passion on to their friends.  Applicants must be committed to this service, genuinely relational, able to creatively, positively and productively work with others, and interested in communicating with and involving parents in FRC student ministry.

Education/Experience:

  • A Bachelor of Arts degree in a ministry field

Or

  • A track record of documented successful leadership and team building experience working with middle and high school age youth

 

To apply or make inquiries about this position, please email your resume to frcsecretary@outlook.com, or mail your resume to:

First Reformed Church
c/o Dan Dykstra and Pastor Paul Van Maaren
1101 7th Street
Sheldon, IA, 51201
tel: 712.324.2130

 

Position Information:

Job Title:                             Director of Student Ministries
Time Type:                         Full Time (40 hrs. minimum)
Salary:                                DOE: $TBD
Church Denomination:       Reformed Church in America, www.rca.org 
Worship Style:                    8:30 Traditional; 10:45 Contemporary
Church Size:                      450 Worship Attendance