The Student Ministry is as healthy as it has ever been, but has incredible potential and is positioned for growth. At present, Fellowship Waco serves around 80 students, equally comprised of public, private, and homeschool families. Their adult leadership team has around 15 volunteers to invest in the students on a weekly basis through small groups, teaching, and events (events that are social, worship, or service in nature). The leaders have a high degree of unity amongst one another, and they have a strong history of students leading students through The student leadership team.
Fellowship Waco is a healthy growing church that is in need of a Student Pastor that is passionate about students, leader of teams, and an excellent communicator. The position requirements include:
Overseeing Student Ministries:
Providing pastoral leadership to the student ministries which includes overseeing biblical teaching, worship, small groups for students, fellowship, discipleship, evangelism, missions, and reaching out to students in our community.
Discipling leaders and developing leadership teams:
Personally disciple and develop leaders and ministry teams to promote spiritual growth in student ministries. This includes recruiting, training, evaluating, and encouraging ministry team leaders.
Guiding students in developing spiritual maturity:
Engaging all students with opportunities to develop a strong spiritual foundation, a growing faith in Christ, and to experience being an active part of the body of Christ. This includes counseling students in their spiritual development, life choices, family/social relationships, and how to live out their values and identity in Christ.
Leading dynamic ministry events for students:
Engaging students throughout the year for the purpose of connecting and growing students while reaching their friends through various ministry events such as weekly youth group meetings, worship nights, special events, and retreats.
Assisting parents to be spiritual leaders with their families:
Supporting parents in fulfilling their roles and providing opportunities to become better equipped to be the spiritual leaders in their homes and equipping students to navigate life after high school.
General pastoral ministry:
Serving with the pastoral team on fulfilling other duties such as pastoral care, counseling, baptisms, weddings, funerals and projects as needed.