Southern Baptist Convention

FBC Longview desires to be specific and purposeful about reaching out to young families with children ages infant to 5th grade. We are seeking an enthusiastic leader of leaders with a passion to reach young families and their children with the gospel. This leader will partner with the current leadership and volunteer structure of our children's ministry and serve with the title "Pastor of Children and Young Families." His responsibilities will include direct pastoral engagement with young families as more clearly defined in our job description found on our website. Please navigate through this link to click on the "Apply Now" button for further details:

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Longview, Washington is becoming a bedroom community for Portland. Our beautiful community has been listed on Forbes' America's Prettiest Towns. Situated on the I-5 Corridor, Longview is an hour from the west coast shorelines and an hour from the snowy peaks of the Cascades. We invite you to explore this wonderful place with us.

Compensation will be in accordance with common expectations for full-time pastoral ministry staff:
-Salary commensurate with experience and education
-Health and retirement benefits
-Paid vacation
-Housing package
-Tuition assistance for ongoing education


A more detailed description of the requirements are available through our website. Simply navigate to this link and click on the "Apply Now" button for a description in greater detail:

The Pastor of Children and Young Families will be direct report to the Lead Pastor. The ideal candidate will exhibit an enthusiasm to invest in the overall Kingdom efforts of FBC Longview and to grow the Children's Ministry into a central strategic growth generator within our church and community.

Eligible candidate should meet the following requirements:
-Saving faith in Jesus Christ as Lord
-Agreement and alignment with the Baptist Faith and Message 2000 (and expanded statements on detail desc.)
-Able to articulate a call to vocational gospel ministry
-Commitment to continued personal and spiritual growth
-Value excellence, initiative, education, innovation, and optimism
-Operate as a team player
-Hunger for success to be motivated as a self-starter
-Experienced in children's ministry and/or elementary childcare either through employment or as volunteer


Cameron Williams

First Baptist Church of Longview

747 Wheeler St.
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 423-1150