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Tyndale Youth Ministry Leadership Conference 2019 #TYMLC2019: 

Third annual two day leadership conference for individuals of all ages who work in youth ministry settings whether in the Church or the marketplace from November 15 to 16 this year. The conference will include a mixture of main and breakout sessions on topics of relevance both to youth workers and their students.

Family Ministry Pastor

Family Ministry Pastor

Company: Toronto Chinese Methodist Church
Contact Person: Rev. Kevin Hon
8 Metropolitan Road
Scarborough, Ontario , M1R 2T5

Position Description

The Family Ministry Pastor works to build and develop the overall Family Ministries in the Toronto Chinese Methodist Church with the emphases on leading children and parents to grow into maturity as disciples of Jesus Christ.

Requirements & Qualifications

  • M. Div. from a recognized seminary, majoring in pastoral/family ministry
  • Passion to minister to children and their parents to build them up in our Lord
  • Experience in working with children and parents
  • Experiences in leading children’s programs and family programs
  • Experiences in working with parents and families
  • Fluency and proficiency in English, ability to speak in Cantonese and Mandarin is an asset
  • A team-oriented mindset
  • Openness towards a multi-generational and multi-language Chinese church community environment
  • Computer literacy including proficiency with Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Job Description

  • Overseeing and leading the Children’s Ministry with the following key areas of ministry: Sunday school, worship service, annual summer camp, choir, and other activities
  • Nurturing the growth of the children (12 or under) in partnership with all parents, especially in leading the children to know the Lord and training them to live as disciples
  • Training and equipping Children’s Ministry leaders and workers
  • Providing pastoral care and coaching for all children and their parents
  • Equipping all parents to actively involved in nurturing their children to grow as disciples
  • Developing opportunities to outreach and welcome new children and families
  • Developing family programs for the benefits of the growth of families with children
  • Working with the Senior Pastor and other pastors to organize intergenerational programs for different generations to worship and serve together
  • Ministering to the families with children in partnership with the pastors and leaders of the Mandarin, English and Cantonese congregations
  • Working with English Pastor to preparing the children to move into English youth ministry
  • Completing all administrative tasks required
  • The Family Ministry Pastor will work under the supervision of the Senior Pastor


  • Probation: 6 months
  • Part time position, 25 hours per week, pay according to the experience of the candidate
Posted: January 25, 2019 | Renewed: July 31, 2019 | Expires: December 31, 2019
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 6339 ]