North Greenwood Baptist Church

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Denomination - Southern Baptist

Weekly Attendance - >300

Location - Greenwood, MS.

Position - Associate Pastor of Students

About North Greenwood Baptist Church:

 

North Greenwood Baptist Church is a purpose-driven church that seeks to fulfill the call of the Great Commission and the Great Commandment of Jesus Christ. We will prayerfully seek to accomplish these by the following:

G--Glorify God through meaningful worship

R--Relate together in Biblical Community

A--Apply God's truths through Discipleship

C--Cultivate a lifestyle of service

E--Expand God's kingdom through Evangelism

About the Position:
 

Under the direction of the Church and Pastor, the Associate Pastor of Student Ministry is responsible primarily for church program organizations to develop a comprehensive program of student education and missions.  Along with the Pastor, he or she will also serve to give leadership in the overall areas of Christian education and discipleship in the other age group organizations of the Church.

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Responsibilities:​​​

 

  1. Plan, conduct and evaluate the student education ministry and enlist student workers and leaders.

  2. Plan and conduct special projects such as camps and retreats for student program organizations

  3. Oversee all activities relating to student activities and discipleship.  These might include retreats, Bible studies, fellowships, service and/or missions groups and other student related functions.

  4. Work with organizational leaders to coordinate visitation for the student division and lead workers to visit prospects and absentees.  He or she will also be responsible for hospital visitation as assigned by the Pastor.

  5. Be responsible for coordinating and discharging the finances of the student budge.  This includes monies for student activities, sports programs, and recreation programs.

  6. To work with program leaders and teachers and appropriate staff members to resolve philosophical, procedural and scheduling problems in the student division.

  7. To work with the Adult Student Leadership Team in the overall planning and direction of the Student Program in accordance with the wishes fo the Church.

  8. Actively be involved where students participate in sports, dance, outings, etc.

  9. Coordinate Wednesday and Sunday food preparation and inventory.

  10. Manage/oversee the ROC (Recreational Outreach Center) and other student ministry facilities.  Manage and keep inventory in worship areas and Sunday school classes.

  11. Be expected to respond to requests within reason made by the Pastor in the overall work of the Church.

A little bit about Greenwood, MS.

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Greenwood is in the Mississippi Delta with a mix of unique cultural and culinary interests. Greenwood was named a 2012 Healthy Hometown by the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation for their commitment to providing opportunities for active, healthy living.  One can exercise at the Yazoo River Trail, buy fresh produce at the Downtown Greenwood Farmers Market, ride a bicycle at Bikes Blues and Bayous, or run the Viking Half Marathon or any of the 300 Oaks Races!

 

With a beautifully restored downtown and a thriving industrial base, we are continuing our efforts in community and economic development to solidify Greenwood as one of the best towns in the southeastern United States to live, work, and visit. Greenwood boasts unique dining and shopping options as well as scenic parks, educational opportunities, and small-town traditions, all of which makes Greenwood a one-of-a-kind destination of choice.

The Greenwood area is often selected for major motion pictures and television series. North Greenwood Baptist Church's facilities have been featured in both due to the church being located on Grand Blvd. This oak tree lined street was once featured as "one of the 10 most beautiful streets in America."

 

The Recreational Outreach Center) is the main Student Ministry facility featuring a large worship area lined by Sunday school classrooms. The center of the building is a full size gym connected to a large game room, full size kitchen and cafe'/eating area.