Associate Pastor of Family Ministries

First Baptist Church Manchester | Manchester, GA

Posted Date 11/08/2022


            The role of Associate Pastor of Family Ministries is to bring vision, energy, and training to the family ministries of First Baptist Church as they seek to share the Gospel with next generations. In partnership with the rest of the staff, the family minister will oversee the children’s department, heavily work with the student ministry, and provide training to parents as they seek to disciple their children and students.



   Children’s Department

  • Oversee the volunteers of the various children’s times (Sunday School, Children’s Church, etc.)
  • Work with the committee to put together an effective calendar to reach children and their parents
  • Provide resources to parents for discipleship
  • Maintain a steady spiritual growth in the children and the volunteers
  • Oversee the planning of a VBS/Backyard Bible Camp type of summer event

   Student Ministry

  • Plan a Student Calendar to facilitate the discipling of students through various on campus, off campus, and abroad activities
  • Make inroads with the middle and high schools
  • Maintain a relationship with the school administrators that will allow for a working relationship
  • Be in and around the schools regularly
  • Appropriately counsel both students and parents
  • Create service opportunities with schools for all ages
  • Plan student Bible studies and worship services as appropriate
  • Disciple the volunteers in the student ministry
  • Be present at student events
  • Work with Manchester High on Baccalaureate each May
  • Coordinate with Flint River on hosting their Graduation 


  • Work with parents as they disciple students
  • Create opportunities for parents, students, and children to serve together
  • Be a resource to parents as an intermediary between them and their children

   Other Ministries

  • Partner with the other staff members to plan small groups, services, and churchwide events
  • Be able to preach based on need
  • Work as the staff liaison with Lime Light Academy
  • Visit members
  • Be an active participant in church communication
  • Other duties as assigned



  • An active follower of Jesus Christ
  • At least 3 years of ministry experience
  • Ability to work with multiple generations
  • Self-motivated
  • Able to manage volunteers
  • A bachelor’s degree



  • Higher education or working towards higher education
  • Experience in parachurch ministries
  • High level of previous community involvement
  • Willingness to preach
  • A desire to participate in either church planting or church revitalization
  • Prayer warrior



If interested, you can send your resume to


*Salary will be determined based on current years of ministry experience and education obtained

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