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Shukugawa Bible Church

Missionary English Teacher

Shukugawa Bible Church
Nishinomiya-city, Hyogo, Japan

Date Posted: 07/31/2010
Categories: Church/Ministry - Missions/Int.
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
We are a Japanese Evangelical mission-minded church in Nishinomiya near Osaka, Kobe, and Kyoto in Japan. We have been doing a successful and growing evangelistic language outreach for 40 years.

Would you like to be an English-teacher and missionary in Japan? We are in urgent need of some English-teaching Missionaries.

We are seeking native English speakers who is American, single, missions-minded, and able to teach beginners. This is a full-time church staff position and will be available in October, 2010.

We are an evangelical church between Kobe, Kyoto, and Osaka. For 40 years, we have been teaching English as a foreign language as an outreach ministry. Currently, we maintain five evangelistic Christian Americans as missionaries and we teach a Bible lesson in every English class.

During our worship service, our pastor presents a strong expository message which is simultaneously translated into English.
We have various ministries in the church. We worship with, evangelize, and disciple Japanese people. We also have a thriving children's and young-adult ministries. Many of our church members are fruits of our English ministry. It is essential that you will be able to follow the leadership of Shukugawa Bible Church. The teaching days are from Tuesday to Saturday, but the Sunday will usually an all-day church day as well. We expect the missionary/English teacher to work in the capacity as one of the full-time church staff members to support the church ministries.
It is an exciting ministry to be able to serve alongside of Japanese believers!

This is an enjoyable ministry that's great for everyone seriously considering missions. While any TESL experience or knowledge of Japanese would be helpful, neither are required; flexibility, a servant's heart, commitment, and a love for Jesus and for people are essential.

Our church provides living arrangements, utilities, and medical insurance for each missionary, as well as a monthly financial support of 130,000 yen. We offer a two-year contract, but many people stay longer.

If you are interested in ministry, desire to work alongside a local evangelistic church, and agree with the terms of contract, please contact us. We welcome your questions.

Contact Information: Pastor Kenji Hata
Shukugawa Bible Church
7-12 Aioi-cho, Nishinomiya-shi
Hyogo, Japan, 662-0063