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Wheaton, IL: Director of Youth Ministry

Gary United Methodist Church, a thriving, 880-member historic church located in Wheaton, Illinois, is looking for a Director of Youth Ministry who can build on the existing momentum of their youth ministry program.

At Gary, you will find a church that is warm, welcoming, and invested in creating an authentic community where students have opportunities to discover a meaningful relationship with Jesus. GUMC is mission-focused, value playing an active role in their community, and theologically diverse.

Wheaton, ranked No. 27 on’s list of “Best Places to Live in America,” offers residents a suburban feel and is less than 30 miles away from Chicago. Home to several community-based non-profits, Wheaton is known for its neighborly community and excellent education system.

If you are interested in leading Gary UMC in youth ministry and being part of a dynamic team, please email your resume and cover letter to