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Ministers are employed by churches and are responsible for organizing and implementing various programs. There are multiple types of ministry, such as music, women’s, youth’s, men’s, and so on, depending on church needs. Typical duties highlighted on a Minister resume sample are assisting pastors, helping to organize worship services, providing direction during worship, collaborating with church committees, and fostering self-improvement among congregation members. Successful resumes for Minister mention skills such as high moral standing, expertise in their field, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, organization, initiative, and computer literacy. Ministers come from various educational backgrounds and usually hold a college degree.

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Campus Minister

  • Organized and administered outreach programs and events, connected with thousands of freshmen
  • Gathered interested students to form small groups, facilitating thoughtful discussion resulting in presuppositions being challenged
  • Coached individual students for personal growth and leadership development, seeing them become the next generation of organization’s student leaders
  • Directed the technology team for large group meetings (audio/visual presentations, sound equipment and mixing)
  • Initiated relationships with university faculty, established rapport for future collaborations
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Exercise Science
2

Senior Minister

  • Responsible for staff personnel budget
  • 10-year span of volunteer work and counseling for residents at McKnight Place Assisted Living
  • Created and maintained strategic planning initiatives
  • Served as therapeutic counselor for local church and community
  • Utilized public speaking skills for both large gatherings and small groups
  • Developed and launched "Brian's Camp for Kids", a summer camp for inner-city youth
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Divinity
3

Senior Minister

  • Planned and delivered weekly sermons, prepared annual preaching plan, and led weekly Bible study.
  • Guided the Leadership Team in developing the church's vision and implementing a long-range plan.
  • Provided pastoral care to congregation, including hospital and bereavement visitation.
  • Discovered and coordinated opportunities for outreach and ministry to the local community.
  • Collaborated with volunteers to plan worship services and other church events.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
AA
Biblical Studies
BA
Youth And Family Ministry
MA
Practical Theology & Church Administration
4

Student Minister

  • Led all facets of Sunday and Wednesday night worship and Bible study
  • Taught and prepared students/volunteers to share the message of Christ with others
  • Prioritized relationships with students and their families to help them grow in faith
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AA
Behavioral Science
MA
Christian Education
MA
Education
5

Campus Minister

  • Developed a college ministry organization with students at UCSD, Point Loma, Mesa College, and University of San Diego through mentorship and relationship building
  • Collaborated weekly with leadership team to organize several on- and off-campus events
  • Successfully coordinated and evaluated week long student training program for 30+ students
  • Encouraged personal growth in students through mentorship and discussion groups
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Psychology
MA
Public Health
6

Intern/student Minister

  • Coordinated K-6 religious education program, designing and leading curriculum, including "Stories from the Bible" and "Exploring World Religions" (one year.)
  • Assisted parish minister in all aspects of worship planning and leadership.
  • Planned and led 12 services for FRS, over two years, in addition to leading 6 pulpit supply/guest ministry services in the Greater Boston area.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Spiritual And Pastoral Care
BA
American Studies
MA
Counseling Psychology
7

Associate Children's Minister

  • Developed and delivered lesson plans that imparted knowledge of positive values in children ages 6 - 12
  • Enforced effective group control techniques and utilized accurate measures to maintain safety of children
  • Addressed parent and guardian questions and comments regarding children's progress, behavior, and growth
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Medical Assisting
8

Minister

  • Balanced Service life between Disciples of Christ and Methodist Congregation helping both sides receive the Word and message.
  • Led worship for Church weekly including preaching sermons weekly and on church holidays
  • Visit members of the church who were homebound or otherwise unable to come to church regularly as well as visiting all members of the church on a semi-regular basis
  • Designed worship to be built around the Word of God that is being preached including picking the prayers and music that was to be used
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
History
MA
American History
MA
Area Of Interest
9

Ordained Minister

  • Managed pastoral and education programs.
  • Reviewed customer feedback. Created action plans to implement needs.
  • Maintained compliance with company requirements.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
Nursing
MA
Taekwondo
Pastoral Ministry
10

Youth Minister

  • Taught youth and children's classes multiple times a week
  • Organized, chaperoned, and led youth trips and events
  • Managed budget for youth and children's ministries
  • Assumed preaching and visitation duties in senior minister's absence
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Youth Ministry And Bible

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