Family Life Coordinator

published 1/10/2022

Start: May 1, 2022

First United Methodist Church in Worthington is looking for a dynamic, faith-filled person to serve as the full-time Family Life Coordinator. The person will work in coordination with the pastor and the church leadership to meet the faith development needs of all ages and levels of our parishioners. 

Specific responsibilities will focus on providing overall leadership for Children’s Ministries, Christian growth and direction to team volunteers who are committed to discipling and shepherding children from birth to fifth grade. The Family Life Coordinator also provides overall leadership for Youth Ministry and provides Christian growth and direction to youth, staff, and team of volunteers who are committed to discipling and shepherding youth from sixth-12th grade. 

In addition, the Family Life Coordinator provides leadership for family ministry events which include the above groups. Evening and weekend work required. Previous ministry experience preferred.


  1. Overall responsibility for leading the family ministry of First United Methodist Church of Worthington - commitment to leading the church family to a deeper personal relationship with Jesus Christ. 
  2. Adheres to policies and procedures including safe sanctuaries policy. 
  3. Ensures that all volunteers are trained and equipped to work in ministry and are encouraged to build relationships with participants, giving them insight into ways to meet their emotional and spiritual needs. 
  4. Coordinate with the Family Ministry Team and pastor plans for all programs and special projects, including Youth/Children/Family Sundays and involvement in summer mission or service trips. 
  5. Implement a structured plan to contact and involve new young people, including new members, inactive members and potential members from the community at large. 
  6. Participate in Covenant Council and be the family life ministry advocate. 
  7. Plan and implement age-appropriate activities that promote community through fellowship, fun, and faith development.  

1. Graduation from high school or GED equivalent.
2. Two years of job related experience. 
3. Any equivalent combination of related education and experience.

$35,000 to $40,000 per year

Application Info:
Send Resumes or Contact: Rev. Dr. Daren Flinck, First United Methodist Church, 408 11th Street, Worthington, MN 56187

(507) 372-2939 /

Open until position filled

Position Type:
Full Time

Contact: Rev. Dr. Daren Flinck

Address: 408 11th Street Worthington MN 56187

Phone: (507) 372-2939

Email: Click to email


Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404

(612) 870-0058