Youth Ministry Director/Youth Minister

Decatur Methodist Church

701 Oak Street

Decatur, Alabama 35601



Have you ever wanted to plant a new church? If God has put that desire in your heart, please consider Decatur Methodist Church. We are a new congregation in Decatur, Alabama committed to conservative, Bible-based theology. We are seeking an energetic Youth Ministry Director/Youth Minister to help us develop a framework for our student ministry with an emphasis on equipping and discipling future generations for Jesus Christ.


Consider DMC for your next job and launching point in Ministry. Decatur is a midpoint between Nashville, Birmingham, Huntsville, and Memphis and offers abundant opportunity to grow spiritually, personally, and professionally. Decatur AKA “The River City” boasts a thriving downtown scene as well as other recreational attractions such as the Cook Museum of Natural Science and Point Mallard Aquatic Center. Additionally, there is easy access to semi-pro baseball and hockey. We think you will find Decatur to be a family friendly place to live and work full of people with a heart for community. 


General job requirements, abilities, and qualifications for our position include:


***Having an interest in and a call to youth ministry, love for young people, a passion for Christ, and working with youth in their spiritual development.


***Working and growing as part of a team, under the guidance of our Lead and Executive Pastor, in providing effective, fun, desirable, and intentional Christian curriculum.


***Planning and organizing youth events and retreats and encouraging involvement in things such as Youth Camp, Mission Trips, Retreats, Small Groups, Evangelism, Bible Study Sessions, and other Special Events.


***Strong communication skills and a desire to be part of a growing church. 

***Bachelor’s degree with a possible interest of Seminary in the future.

This position is currently a Full-time position. Part time would be considered under the right circumstances. Salary is negotiable. Candidate needs to be able to reliably commute or willing to relocate with an employer-provided relocation package.

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Please send your resume to John Collins at and John Underwood at