CHURCH YOUTH MINISTER
A church youth minister should be one that is concerned with today’s youth. A youth minister should lead teenagers, not only their spiritual growth but their personal development as well.
A youth minister needs to possess great leadership qualities and must have experience in sharing God’s word with teenagers. They MUST lead the youth activities, outreach programs and youth services within the church and often they work with motivating and training other staff youth leaders.
A youth minister must be disciplined, self-motivated, organized, posses good communication skills, spiritual maturity, have a good understanding of the bible, demonstrate a Godly character and lead by example.
Just a few of the many responsibilities of a church youth minister are organizing, leading, preparing and performing the youth ministry activities/events and communicating with the youth and their parents and keeping them informed of upcoming events.
The youth minister needs to understand the importance of being a team player. Therefore they must work successfully and harmoniously with the other church board members and the church minister. It is also important for the youth minister to establish a consistent weekly schedule that demonstrates good time management and develop short and long-term goals for the youth.
A church youth minister must demonstrate good communication skills when dealing with youth, parents, volunteers and fellow you leader. Organization is extremely important, as they may have to manage several projects at one time but also remain adaptable and flexible in balancing their priorities, including their professional and personal life.
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Common work activities include:
• Planning and organizing youth activities in the church both during and after regular activity times
• Planning special trips for youth from the church to attend various community activities, field trips or even retreats or other...