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40 DAYS: Why Can I Trust The Bible?

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1. Ahmed wrote:
all information will be kept coniidentfal.POSITION: Director/Pastor of Youth Ministry and EvangelismThis is a full-time position with a salary of $30,000.General Supervisor: Lead PastorPosition Purpose: To direct and lead youth programming for middle school and high school age youth. The Director of Youth Ministry shall seek to foster Christian community through building relationships with young people that strengthen their commitment to the church and growth in faith in Jesus Christ.Responsibilities: Subject to review and adjustment in conjunction with the supervising pastor and the Review and Nominating Committee (when appropriate), the following constitute the major responsibilities of the Youth Pastor/Director.The Director of Youth Ministry shall:•Provide leadership for and function as the primary staff person relating to the Youth Ministry.•Oversee the recruitment and training of adult volunteers to work with middle and high school age groups.•Plan and implement age appropriate activities for middle and high school age youth that promote community through fellowship, fun and faith development. Such activities might include: overnight activities, small group Bible study, retreats and service projects.•Work with the Senior Pastor in preparation of an annual budget.•Coordinate fund-raising activities that support special youth activities and trips.•Promote Christian service through age appropriate service projects.•Attend all Youth Camp functions through the Northern California district.•Attend International Youth Convention every other year, when possible.•Plan and implement Sunday morning and Wednesday night youth class.•Organize and implement a three month calendar for upcoming Youth Ministry events.General Responsibilities:•Be a part of the worshiping community and additional events determined by the supervising pastor.•Attend weekly staff meetings, monthly Youth Ministry meetings and any other meetings required by the supervising pastor.•Meet regularly with supervising pastor as needed at a time mutually agreed upon.•Coordinate youth activities with other ministries of the congregation in cooperation with staff.•Be in contact with office staff and provide a timely and accurate schedule of youth activities. Keep the congregation informed of youth events by coordinating the publicity for youth activities through the appropriate vehicles provided by the church (e.g. monthly newsletter, special mailings, posters, bulletin announcements, web page, etc.) Provide monthly reports for the Congregational Council and a yearend report for the congregation.•Manage the disbursement of budgeted funds for Youth Ministry within the guidelines of the approved budget and in adherence with the purchasing policies of the church.•Provide for the keeping of administrative records needed for future planning. Such records would include but not be limited to: individual student fund-raising accounts and files on fund-raisers, program activities for use in future planning (to include attendance, cost and adult volunteers) and consent forms.•Encourage young people to participate in all facets of the life of the community of faith, including worship, choirs, educational opportunities, youth activities, Bible Camp and service projects, etc.•Refer prospective families for membership and unusual circumstances where follow-up is desirable to the supervising pastor.Working Conditions: The position of Director of Youth Ministry requires great flexibility in hours available for work, including evenings and weekends. The position is a full time, salaried position and while the salary is based upon a projected 40 hours per week, the actual number of hours required during any given week are those needed to fulfill the responsibilities of the position. Furthermore it is recognized that the schedule may vary at different times of the year. It is therefore understood that the Director of Youth Ministry shall:•Maintain some regularly scheduled office hours in order to be accessible to youth, parents, staff and the leadership of the congregation.•Keep the church office informed as to how the Youth Director can be contacted.•Notify the staff prior to all unforeseen and untimely absences from regularly scheduled events, and provide a suitable substitute in the case of anticipated absence (meeting excepted).•In the case of extended time away from the office arrange to receive messages.•Perform pastoral care duties which include hospital visits, home visits and crisis intervention.Office, phone, computer, voice mail, email, internet services, duplicating and secretarial support is provided by the congregation for work related to this position.Supervising pastor must approve continuing education.Principle function: The Director of Youth Ministry seeks to provide a well–balanced program for youth that will seek to win the lost to Christ and to help those who are Christians to mature in Christ and discover their personal gifts and abilities with which God has blessed them. The one word that describes and entails the concept of Youth Ministry is the word “discipleship.”Ministry to Parents:•Maintain contact with students and parents, keeping them informed of ongoing activities.•Keep parents updated on ministry strategies and plans in a way that encourages partnership and involvement.Ministry to Youth Leadership:•Recommends perspective youth leaders to nominating committee for approval.•Lead regular leadership meetings with youth leaders.•Coordinate training opportunities as needed.

Sat, March 28, 2015 @ 2:31 AM

2. Nicolay wrote:
quote from one of the comments- The BBC is rife with these emiarrassbng clowns pretending to be working class, especially in its comedy and yoof output. Their estuary and Mockney accents are hilarious, especially public school educated cretins like Phil Jupitus. Is he only given regular appearances at Al -Beeb to tick the diversity box due to his disabilities of being both morbidly obese and grossly unfunny ? They would literally shit their pants if abandoned on any run-down working -class council estate. 0 likes

Tue, October 13, 2015 @ 2:59 PM

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