Never stop praying.
— 1 Thessalonians 5:17

 

Shift Today Ministries Prayer Team Director

Transforming and shifting lives, families, communities, and the world starting with Shift Today Ministries local body of believers.

Vision & Mission

Shift Today Ministries is a word of faith, multicultural, intergenerational community that exists to shift the hearts and minds of people to the transforming power and presence of God's love.

Our mission at Shift Today is to continue the mission of Jesus Christ through every STEP that we take. We SEEK and save the lost, TEACH and EQUIP believers how to live and lead victorious lives by the placing their faith in God through the PROCLAMATION of the GOSPEL. 

EMPLOYEE PAY:

Bi-Weekly

EMPLOYEE SCHEDULE:

Part-time weekdays and weekends with flexible hours. Schedule posted weekly.

ESSENTIAL PRAYER DIRECTOR JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain confidentiality.
  • Provide a prayer shield for Shift Today Ministries, the Pastor(s), Ministry Leadership, Staff, iServe Teams, and Legacy Partners.
  • Work closely with the Senior Pastor and Ministry Leadership to develop a Great Commission Prayer strategy and to provide opportunities for the local community and partners of Shift Today Ministries to enrich and transform their prayer lives.
  • Pray and lead others to pray and follow-up with others by phone, email or in person.
  • Schedule, coordinate, train and facilitate prayer leaders, ministers, gatherings and prayer chains in every class, program and ministry.
  • Participate in ministry meetings, events, and outreaches to receive and share prayer requests and testimonials to answered prayers.
  • Creatively facilitate local and abroad prayer training conferences for ministry leaders and partners.
  • Participate in the prayer budget planning process.
  • Calendar all prayer events and training during the yearly planning process.
  • Stay current on state, national and international prayer needs and opportunities.
  • Attend pre-team and board prayer meetings and church board meetings as well.
  • Make the Prayer Hub a peaceful, clean and safe environment, supplied with prayer resources for anyone desiring a place to pray and optimize space utilization.
  • Provide prayers and testimonials for Shift Today Ministries website for the encouragement of others.
  • Discern future direction and needs of the prayer leaders and teams.Communicate effectively with Senior Pastor, Ministry Leadership, and staff.
  • Continue seeking the Lord’s direction for Shift Today Ministries and our teams.
  • Keep a clean and safe praying environment in our prayer hubs and optimize space utilization.
  • Recruit new prayer team leaders and ministers.
  • Be a liaison for the team to the Pastor(s), and Ministry Leaders.
  • Delegate responsibilities to prayer team leaders and ministers.
  • Develop an annual budget.
  • Arrange for purchase of spiritual and prayer materials for the prayer teams and hubs.
  • Train and encourage future prayer team leaders and ministers.
  • Continue seeking the Lord’s direction for Shift Today Ministries and our teams.
  • Attend prayer seminars and workshops.

Qualifications

  • Be identified as called of God to the ministry of prayer.
  • Hear the voice of the Holy Spirit and discern direction and needs of the prayers received.
  • Understand biblical prayer and be able to communicate it.
  • Recognize that God makes a difference through prayer in lives, situations, and nations.
  • Be able to work cooperatively with Senior Pastor and Ministry Leadership.
  • Be committed to the vision and mission of Shift Today Ministries. 
  • Have skills in planning, organizing, and delegating with a servant leadership style.
  • Be willing to attend Prayer Director training when offered.
  • Skilled in the use of computers with access to the internet with the knowledge of  Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work.
  • High level of interpersonal skills to handle a variety of personality types.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to motivate and persuade others.
  • Visionary leadership with the ability to foster teams.
  • Skilled at organization and administration.
  • A heart for the spiritual formation of special events and worship experiences.