University United Methodist Church of Baton Rouge, Louisiana ( www.universitymethodist.org ), a people seeking to be the hands and feet of Christ in the heart of Baton Rouge, is looking for a dynamic and dedicated full-time Director of Youth and College Ministry. Proud of the close relationship with LSU students and faculty, as well as with LSU’s Wesley Foundation on campus, this is a unique opportunity to bring a high level of passion and energy for building and strengthening many different aspects of the church’s ministry to youth and college students. UUMC longs for a director with relational gifts for reaching and inspiring both 6th through 12th graders during their formative years of Christian discipleship as well as minister to the unique needs of college students. In addition to building commitment and trust with parents, training and equipping volunteers, and steering a Spirit-led program of mission and ministry opportunities, the director will join an enthusiastic pastoral, staff, and administrative team committed to youth and their families.
The successful candidate will have a college degree, several years of experience in youth and/or college ministry leadership, and a strong personal faith consistent with the United Methodist tradition. Please send your resume along with a cover letter to Aly.Eaton@MinistryArchitects.com .