The Director Christian Formation is responsible for fostering a dynamic and vibrant Youth Ministry and Children’s Ministry program at our Church. Works with the Boards of Youth Ministry and Children’s Ministry to develop the best strategies, plans and tactics to support this growing spirited environment.
Provides spiritual, relational, organizational, and administrative leadership. This includes building relationships with children, youth, parents, staff and church leaders to devise a learning process that will strengthen commitment to the church and nurture youth’s and children’s self-esteem, responsible behavior, creative potential, care and respect for others, love of God and biblical study and inquiry.
Qualifications: M.Div or other master’s degree in a related field preferred; ordained or ordainable preferred; has vision and a demonstrated ability to plan, develop, coordinate, manage and implement a youth ministry and children’s ministry; has appreciation of United Church of Christ history, theology, and polity and commitment to UCC core values.
About our church: Wilton Congregational Church is a spiritual home to people from different places, faiths, and backgrounds. It is a vibrant community where families and individuals join together to worship God, care for one another, serve society, and celebrate life in all of its expressions. Active Membership: 567; Sunday Morning average attendance: 134; Church School registrants: 112 • Average School Attendance: Total 60 (children -19; Junior/Senior High – 41)
See church’s website for full description: https://wiltoncongregational.org/
Contact: Rose Havron
Address: 70 Ridgefield Road Wilton CT 06897