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Gilbert Chinese Church – Youth Pastor

21012 S Greenfield Rd

Position Type

Youth Minister



Ministry Area

Youth/Student Ministry

Avg. Weekly Attendance


Job Description

Gilbert Chinese Church (GCC) is a nondenominational evangelical Christian church serving the Chinese community in Gilbert, Arizona, and nearby areas. Currently GCC has a regular attendance of over 130 adults, 25+ youth, and 45+ children.

We are seeking a full-time Youth Pastor to shepherd our youth (ages 13-18) with multicultural backgrounds.

Ministry goals:
– Seek God’s vision, develop plans to help youth grow in faith and intimate relationship with our Lord Jesus Christ and to build a Christ-centered community where the youth can support and love each other.
– Help youth believers to be the salt and light in this world and to make a positive impact on the people around them.
– Prepare the youth to face spiritual challenges and to navigate through our current cultural environment.

Ministry responsibilities / day-to-day descriptions:
– Collaborate with GCC leadership and adult co-workers to develop Youth ministry specific goals.
– Discipling and caring for the youth.
– Provide curriculum for Youth Sunday School and organize Friday Night Fellowship.
– Work with other Youth co-workers to teach Youth Sunday school.
– Oversee and coordinate Youth events and activities (e.g., mission trips, youth retreats).
– Partner with parents by holding periodic Parent meetings and 1:1 communication if needed.
– Preach at English Worship Service at a negotiated frequency (e.g., once a month).
– Provide necessary training for Youth co-workers (e.g., teaching Sunday school, classroom management).

Ministry qualifications:
– Faith – The applicant must be baptized and be in full agreement with GCC’s statement of faith, which is available upon request or as seen on our website.
– Character – The applicant must have Biblical leadership characteristics.
– Language – The applicant must be fluent in English. Proficiency in Chinese is a plus but not necessary.
– Education – The applicant must have completed or be currently enrolled in a seminary school pursuing a degree in Christian ministry.
– Experience – The applicant must have 1-2 years of ministry experience in North America and have a passion for ministering to youth in a cross-cultural context. Experience in counseling is preferred but not required.

– This full-time position includes a salary, vacation days, and health insurance compensation.

Contact: Any qualified candidate interested in this position, please contact Kenny Luo by sending a cover letter and a resume to [email protected]