- work 25 hours a week as youth director
- earn a full scholarship MA in Youth Ministry
- receive coaching from a veteran youth worker
- participate in a cohort of youth ministers
- Undergraduate Degree
- Called to ministry
Located in Lexington, Kentucky, Centenary UMC is one of the largest United Methodist churches in Kentucky (3000+ membership). It has a long history of tremendous ministry in a growing area of the city on the edge of the campus of the University of Kentucky. The church hosts highly rated outreaches to families including The Centenary School, the Centenary School of Music and a large sports ministry, IAM3rd (which has almost 2000 students in various sporting activities and teams). The church has a very high commitment to reaching individuals and families for Jesus Christ across the ocean and across the street. A candidate will have a strong commitment to Wesleyan theology and Biblical orthodoxy as well as a proven track record for being eager and willing to build disciples who are committed to Jesus Christ, to the church, and to the work of Christ in the world.