First United Methodist Church in Belmont, NC has a staff opening for a Minister/Director of Discipleship Ministries. This staff person works in partnership with the pastor, other staff and laity of the congregation to oversee Christian formation and disciple-making for children and adults, including Sunday School, small group formation, and missional engagement. First UMC is a 600 member church striving to live out our mission to “be more like Jesus Christ for our community and beyond.” We are blessed to have a large number of young families with children. Located in a growing small town near Charlotte, NC, we are thriving as we offer the good news and serve our community. The ideal candidate should have a Master’s degree in a relevant discipline and experience leading and serving in a United Methodist congregation. More information is available on our website, www.fumcbelmont.org/discipleship. Submit resume with cover letter and professional references to Rev. George Ragsdale at firstname.lastname@example.org. This is a full time, salaried position. Salary is competitive and is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Deacons are welcomed and encouraged to apply.