Columbus Chinese Christian Church - Youth Pastor

Columbus Chinese Christian Church (CCCC, is seeking a full-time youth pastor to take the leadership role in further developing, executing and caring for the youth ministry.

CCCC, located in Columbus, Ohio, is an evangelical, bible-based, non-denominational three congregation (Mandarin, Cantonese and English) church. The church has served the greater Columbus area since 1977 and currently has about 500 people for Sunday attendance. The Youth Ministry, one of the faster growing ministries, has a Friday Junior High Ministry (20-25), a Saturday Senior High Ministry (35-40) and a Wednesday College Ministry (20-25). Each ministry has a number of servant-leaders including parents. The English Congregation Sunday Worship Service (130-135) includes youth, college, young adults and older adults. Our church currently has a Senior Pastor, a Mandarin Pastor, a Cantonese Pastor, and an English Pastor. We also have a youth pastor who is leaving for seminary study.

Role & Responsibilities

· Shepherd the youth and college to grow in Christian maturity
· Lead servant-leaders to design and implement overall ministry planning, curriculum, programs, operations and administration (teach, preach and train as needed)
· Organize and carry out overall shepherding functions such as biblical counseling, visitation, caring, parental meetings, etc.
· Recruit, develop and disciple youth and college servant-leaders
· Equip youth and college members to reach out to American-born Chinese, Asians and other English speaking people
· Represent the youth/college ministry to the Deacon Board and pastoral staff
· Maintain regular communication with parents through e-mail, newsletter, prayer meetings, etc. (to encourage their support and involvement)
· Provide leadership in evangelistic efforts, retreats, training, community service
· Facilitate unity and positive interaction within English congregation, between congregations and with church wide initiatives and programs
· Work closely with English Pastor under his supervision and with Youth deacon


· Born again, devoted Christian with spiritual depth, vision, integrity and leadership
· Well balanced in planning, execution and discipleship
· Seminary graduate with 1-5 years of ministry experience
· Solid theological training to be compatible with CCCC doctrines
· Cross-cultural exposure, especially with Chinese/Asian culture
· Written references, ministry approach and testimony required
· Passion to develop others in their spiritual growth, leadership, interpersonal skills, etc.

Compensation: commensurate with qualification and experience, full benefit package

Please send your resume to: James Yang, Coordinator, Youth Pastor Search Committee
Columbus Chinese Christian Church, 4141 Maize Road, Columbus, OH 43224
Phone: 614-263-9287 (church) 614-315-3553 (mobile), Email:

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