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Our Lord's Community Church

Director of Children's Discipleship

Our Lord's Community Church
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States

Date Posted: 10/14/2008
Categories: Education
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
This position exists to provide an effective childrens ministry among children birth through the fifth grade.

-Lead OLCC children to be and make disciples in age appropriate ways.
-Reach the children in the OLCC neighborhood with the love and gospel of Jesus.
-Develop a strong Sunday morning experience of worship and learning for children 3 years through fifth grade.
-Provide a parent-attractive nursery that is state of the art in safety, health, and care for children birth through 3 years.
- Design, launch and oversee a network of disciple/mentoring groups for willing children in grades 3-5.
-Design and lead a summer program to help our children "be and make disciples."
-Recruit and train volunteers.
-Encourage and enable childrens involvement in missions, evangelism and intergenerational activities.
-Design and lead or implement a series of workshops to equip parents to disciple their children at home.
-Equip pre-teen parents to disciple their children at home.

-BA or equivalent, preferably in Elementary Education.
-Experience in a supervisory position and in directing programs in an children's ministry setting
-Mature and experienced educator with a heart for the Lord, for children and for families.
-Relationally mature and maturity allows positive communication with parents and children
-Has experience in successfully recruiting and training volunteers, as well as leading or implementing parenting workshops.
-Must be willing to become an active member of OLCC.
-The person must be a Christian, affirm the OLCC Statement of Faith, believe the Bible is the Word of God, have a personal relationship with the Lord, have godly character, and have a good reputation.
-Prior Childrens Ministry experience
-A love for children and the ability to relate to them. Strong Biblical foundation and personal relationship with the Lord; excellent interpersonal relationship skills, organizational and administrative skills