Our team of adults is all in – passionate and fully committed to serving our youth network with everything we've got. Leading by example, mentoring, and forming genuine friendships with teenagers and families are our core values. We're here to walk this journey together, making a lasting impact.
Interested in Being on the Youth Team?
Drawing from Paul's words in 1 Thessalonians 2:8, where he says, "We loved you so much that we shared with you not only God’s Good News, but our own lives, too," this forms the heart of our youth staff team's approach. We're here to work together, extending not just the message of God's Good News, but also our very lives, with the purpose of guiding teenagers towards Jesus. It's all about walking this path side by side.
We're on the lookout for someone who:
- Truly loves Jesus and maintains a solid, thriving relationship with Him.
- Carries a genuine desire to make a positive impact in the lives of teenagers.
- Is an integral part of the Living Waters community.
- Shows humility and a willingness to learn and collaborate within a team.
- Demonstrates respect for others in all interactions.
- Exhibits unwavering integrity and exceptional character.
- Is authentic, real, and true to themselves.
- Embodies the qualities of a leader worth looking up to.
- Balances life wisely, displaying moderation in health, leisure, and lifestyle.
- Can commit to investing time and effort, serving for at least one school year.
We're looking for individuals who:
- Are actively nurturing their personal relationship with God through regular personal devotionals.
- Demonstrate spiritual authority with a blend of wisdom, gentleness, and love.
- Prioritize praying for both the youth ministry and the young individuals themselves.
- Embrace a sense of community by connecting with fellow believers.
- Attend youth gatherings or inform the youth pastor with a minimum of 24-hour notice if you can't make it.
- Show up at least 45 minutes ahead of time for gatherings (for prayer & welcome)
- Dedicate yourself to serving for a minimum of one school year; consistency matters in youth ministry.
- Remain committed to the Living Waters community by attending and actively participating in Sunday gatherings.
Here's how we collaborate:
- Operate as a cohesive team, valuing teamwork.
- Stay engaged with team emails and be responsive when required.
- Take the time to acquaint yourself with fellow youth staff members.
- Participate in bi-monthly youth staff meetings, which occur every two months.
We're looking for individuals who embody these qualities:
- Exhibit a positive, godly character both during their interactions and in their personal lives.
- Serve as a positive role model for our teenagers, maintaining a positive demeanor, language, attitude, and responsible social media usage.
We value these attributes in our team members:
- Act as a supportive listener for our teenagers.
- Display compassion and genuine care as an adult figure.
- Dedicate time and effort to invest in the lives of teenagers.
- Foster connections with teenagers and their families beyond the scope of The Youth Network.
If you're interested in knowing more, connect with Rebeca for more details.