Do you believe that young people are not just the “next” generation but the “NOW” generation?
Suncrest Christian Church in St. John, IN is in search of a This Generation Pastor. They are looking for someone to serve as the department head providing leadership and oversight for all paid staff as well as volunteer coaches and leaders in the teams that work with college, high school, middle school, elementary, and preschool ages and their parents.
The This Generation Pastor will grow the children’s and student ministries to impact lives while cultivating trust with parents. S/he will endeavor to make Sunset Christian Church a source for coaching and all things parenting. S/he will create an environment where kids love to attend church while also engaging people from the community who have never been part of church in a substantial way.
Requirements for this position include seven or more years of leadership experience, great interpersonal skills, and the ability to be an excellent leader of leaders. It’s also important to have a strong work ethic, the ability to engage and build trust with parents, and a sense of humor.
Suncrest Christian Church’s goal is to impact 1 million lives in Northwest Indiana and around the world by 2036 through being a church that is worth reproducing. Their Mission is to be used by God to change lives. Their theological statement is “In essentials... unity. In non-essentials... liberty. In all things... love.”
Located in the northwest corner of Indiana, St. John is close to Chicago, where the advantages of living near a world-class city are coupled with a great neighborhood lifestyle. Lower taxes, great house values, beautiful common spaces, and outstanding public and private schools make living in St. John a desirable pursuit. The Dunes, Lake Michigan, boating, and vistas are all within a short drive. Northwest Indiana has great neighborhoods, great schools, AND great Chicago-style pizza!
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