Crossroads Baptist Church

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Denomination - Southern Baptist

Weekly Attendance - >350

Location - Valdosta, Georgia

Position - Youth Pastor

About the Position:

The Youth Pastor of Crossroads Baptist Church will provide oversight and direction to all of the church’s ministries related to middle school and high school students.

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Oversee youth discipleship activities.

  2. Empower ministry leaders to enlist teachers and workers for all areas of the Youth Ministry.

  3. Oversee all regular organizations and ministries for Youth students.

  4. Provide ongoing training and equipping for teachers and workers in the Youth Ministry.

  5. Oversee and direct special programs, activities, and events related to the Youth Ministry.

  6. Plan and coordinate a yearly calendar of activities and events specifically designed for Youth students and families.

  7. Prepare and submit an annual budget for the Youth Ministry and oversee expenditures from that approved budget during the year.

  8. Supervise the maintenance of all materials, equipment, and other items related to Youth Ministry.

  9. Supervise and coach assigned staff members and volunteer leaders.

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General Responsibilities:

  1. Assist the Senior Pastor and other staff members in reaching out to the community and in meeting the needs of the church family through such ministries as counseling, hospital visitation, contact during times of bereavement, and other situations requiring personal care.

  2. Attend staff meetings and be a part of overseeing the overall work of the church with the ministerial staff team, including vision casting, evaluating the church’s programs and events, calendar planning, and coordinating the allocation of resources.

  3. Perform other acts of ministry as directed by the Senior Pastor and/or the Executive Pastor.


The Youth Pastor will report to the Executive Pastor and serve under his direction, being accountable first to him, then to the Senior Pastor, then to the Personnel Oversight Team, and then to the congregation.

A little bit about Valdosta, GA

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Valdosta, Georgia (pop. 56,095) is the largest city in Lowndes County. We’re known for a thriving business community, a superb educational system, affordable housing and endless opportunities for recreation, entertainment, and the arts.


We’re located in the heart of the Southeast, so we experience a year-round temperate climate – the perfect setting for our award-winning sports teams, our top-notch golf courses, and our expanding businesses.


Recognized as a premier location for retirees, we’re also becoming a popular home for young professionals. Valdosta is a great place to get an education, launch a career and raise a family. Here you’ll find a healthy job market, a lower- than-average cost of living and culture galore. Valdosta embraces everyone who chooses our city for career opportunities, as well as our unsurpassed quality of life.