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Male Ministry Fellow at Cornell University

Job type: Full-time

Category: Other

Location: Ithica, NY Post Date: April 03, 2017

Overview

Christian

Union seeks a qualified man to serve as a Ministry Fellow to students at Cornell University. Ministry Fellows are responsible for ministering to Christian and non-Christian students, overseeing programs and social events, teaching Christian students the Scriptures, and sharing the Gospel with non-believers.

Responsibilities:

• Recruit and teach students the Scriptures in 12-week intensive small-group Bible Courses and in one-on-one settings

• Recruit and coach teams of students to organize outreach, social and other events

• Organize, implement and oversee additional important discipleship and outreach programs including conferences, evangelistic events, speaker series, and others as needed

• Share the gospel with students individually, as well as in small and large group settings

• Offer hospitality and friendship to students through meals, parties and other social gatherings

• With other Christian Union Fellows at the end of each year, evaluate the effectiveness of ministry programs in order to suggest and implement modifications

• Assume other responsibilities as needed for the sake of the ministry on campus, or for the sake of the overall Christian Union ministry

Description

Christian

• Strong devotion to Jesus Christ, holiness, and a passion to make Him known

• Knowledge of the basics of the faith, as well as the heart and capacity to study and teach complex theological issues

• In agreement with our Statement of Faith and Ethics

Personal:

• Adaptable to the culture of a highly secular academic environment

• Passion for students to know and follow Jesus Christ, and ability to form friendships with studentsquickly and easily

• Excellent communication ability

• Capable of delegating responsibility to students and coaching them to performance standards

• Quick learning ability to absorb the best practices of the ministry

• Strong teaming skills in order to work well with other Teaching and Ministry Fellows

Professional:

• Five years' minimum professional experience

• Ability to meet deadlines, and to work independently to complete tasks

• Theological training helpful but not required

How to apply

Send resume and Cover Letter to Opportunities@christianunion.org