Ministry to Shepherds in Colorado

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Ministry to Shepherds in Colorado

Summary

We are looking for a self-starter to minister full-time to Latin American shepherds in northwest Colorado and northeast Utah. This is an extremely unique opportunity to do international mission work without a passport. Most of the shepherds are from Peru, with Mexico and other Latin American countries also represented. This ministry requires year-round travel to visit the itinerate shepherds to share the gospel and teach from God’s Word. This ministry takes place in remote locations with rugged terrain and in rugged weather conditions. A current InFaith field staff member will help the candidate get started. This position requires raising full support.

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To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Develop relationships of trust with shepherds and ranchers
  • Travel to remote mountain locations via 4×4 and hiking
  • Work at high altitude, at times in adverse weather conditions
  • Work for up to six months under current field staff member who pioneered the ministry
  • Possibly help the shepherds at shearing time
  • Maintains a personal, active relationship with Jesus Christ and is a consistent witness
  • A good understanding of the gospel and able to lead one-on-one Bible studies
  • A love and desire to minister to men
  • Self-starter
  • Have a 4×4 vehicle to reach the men in rough terrain, year round
  • A love of the outdoors
  • Intermediate Spanish, required
  • Fluent Spanish, preferred
  • Ability to raise support

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree; or 1-2 years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. One year of college-level Biblical studies preferred.

InFaith is a nondenominational mission that enables called and committed followers of Christ to serve with purpose and passion within our nation’s borders. With over 160 field staff serving in 33 states, we use many different ministry methods to achieve one simple mission: share Jesus with the people of the United States.