MA (1-2 years)
Type: Campus Ministry, Church and Outreach, and Youth Ministry
We are looking for a single or couple that is passionate about students and missions to help lead and pioneer student ministry in Bosnia and Herzegovina. This position would allow the missionary associate(s) the opportunity to dream and implement strategies while investing in the next generation of the church in Bosnia and Herzegovina. This position is for a two year commitment.
Sarajevo is a wonderful city surrounded with endless natural beauty. As for fun, the sky is the limit. The youth coordinator(s) have the freedom to make the youth ministry as fun as they desire. As for extra curricular activities, Sarajevo is an outdoor enthusiasts playground. You can find plenty of trails for running, hiking and mountain biking. Skiing and snowboarding are popular winter sports here as well.
A typical day will include ministry planning, ongoing communication with youth and parents, language lessons, opportunities to engage with their community. You will have help to find an apartment that will provide the opportunity to build authentic relationships with your community. Skills needed are: 1. Flexibility - MA(s) must be team players. 2. Able to engage with youth - If the thought of working with youth scares you this is probably not the position for you. Prior youth experience is suggested. Language school is required. Monthly budget will look something like $2500 (for a single) plus a cash budget.