Family Pastor Opening

Community Christian Church, Frankfort, IN, is currently seeking the right individual to fill the full-time position of Family Pastor.  This individual would oversee our ministries to children, youth, and families.  This would involve program development and recruitment of volunteers for each age group.  Experience is preferred, yet not required.  We desire an individual with a passion for ministering to families.  Minimum educational requirement would be a Bachelor degree.  Salary/Housing package approximately $32K.  Insurance stipend, retirement contribution, and paid vacation offered.   

Frankfort is a city of about 17,000 people located in central Indiana.  We are located 25 minutes from Lafayette, 35 minutes from Kokomo, and 45 minutes from downtown Indianapolis. We have a large Latino population so any Spanish-speaking ability would be a great plus. Opportunities for growth are evident in our community as we strive to Love God and Love our Neighbors.  A full job description may be found at Interested candidates may send their questions and resumĂ©s to  

Job Summary

The Family Pastor will oversee all ministries to children, youth, & families of Community Christian Church.  

Desired Characteristics:

  • A contagious love and passion for God.

  • A passion for students and a desire to lead them to know Jesus and grow in their relationship with him

  • The ability and desire to share your faith with students and adults.

  • The ability to communicate and interact effectively with both students and adults.

  • A self-starter who is who is willing to take initiative and use their creativity in ministry to the church and in outreach to the community.

  • The ability to schedule and manage events effectively.

  • The ability to recruit, schedule and manage volunteers effectively.


  • Support and champion the overall mission and vision of Community Christian Church amongst the congregation and in the community at large.  

  • Seek to implement ideas/programs that will continue to reach out to unchurched families in our community

  • Provide care and support for children/students and their families through encouragement, training, mentoring, providing of resources, etc.

  • Provide oversight for the the following ministries at Community, including the selection of curriculum and recruitment of volunteers:

**Children’s Worship (during our adult worship time)

**Sunday School classes for children and teens

**Nursery Ministry during both worship and Sunday School

**Student Ministry (grades 6-12)

  • Provide regular opportunities for fun, service and/or learning for children through activities and/or trips.

  • Provide regular opportunities for fun, service, and/or learning for students (grades 6-12) through activities and/or trips.  (i.e., ICYC, Believe, CIY, Mission trip, etc).

  • Provide regular opportunities for family ministry (i.e., parenting class, support systems, family activities).  

  • Participate in the overall life of the Clinton County (Frankfort) community through volunteerism (especially in the schools).

  • Participate in weekly staff meeting with Sr. Pastor and other leadership as needed.  Goals will be set for each ministry (Children and Students), both spiritual and numeric.  Personal life goals will be set and worked toward in mutual accountability with the Senior Pastor and other leadership.  

  • Participate in the pastoral care of the congregation with special emphasis given to children/students and their families.

  • Participate in the ministry of Hanging Rock Christian Assembly through its camp programs.  

The Family Pastor at Community Christian Church serves under the oversight of the Eldership and reports directly to the Senior Pastor.