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Our residency is designed to help college graduates get real-life ministry experience while in seminary. Our unique structure helps our residents gain this experience from various places and in a team-based leadership environment. They will have access to multiple environments over multiple generations. This residency offers a well-rounded experience while preparing the resident to get ahead in ministry.

Job Description

  • Meet weekly with our Resident team
  • Attend all necessary meetings that help in the development of the Resident and Ministries involved
  • Meet with an assigned mentor in the church
  • Actively share faith with others
  • Cast the vision of the church well to others
  • Ministerial candidates will attend an approved seminary
  • Perform administrative duties such as calendar planning, budgeting, ministry reporting, and financial tracking when necessary
  • Communicate to visitors or volunteers when necessary
  • Remain teachable and willing to learn
  • Work closely with the assigned ministry leader in learning and executing the long-range strategic plan for the ministry
  • Be proactive in personally discipling others
  • Encourage spiritual focus and commitment by modeling the core values of FBS/UC
  • Faithfully attend and participate in the expectation of church membership at FBS/UC
  • Actively participate in the worship service as requested, i.e. prayer, announcements, or welcome
  • Contribute toward the improvement of the ministry of the church as a whole
  • Accept additional responsibilities as needed, with primary response to the direction of the Executive Pastor of Family Ministries
  • Provide leadership and support in ministry areas to multi-site campuses (as needed or directed)