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Ascension Lutheran Church

Director of Music & Worship

Ascension Lutheran Church
Green Bay, Wisconsin, United States

Date Posted: 08/19/2008
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Lutheran
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Ascension is a 1050-member ELCA Lutheran congregation that worships with both contemporary and blended/traditional musical styles.

Direct: The primary focus of the position is on worship and on leading engaging and participatory experiences of congregational song. The job is to direct the worship band, choirs, and ensembles to be worship teams; both vocal and instrumental direction skills are needed. Organizational, communication, team work, and leadership skills are critical.

Perform: Person must also be able to instrumentally and vocally operate as a solo musical worship leader. Keyboard skills are highly desired; guitar will be considered. Organ skills are not required.

Develop: The job includes working with the pastors in worship design and overseeing worship projection needs. We have a well-established contemporary service, are working to move some of our traditional services in a more blended direction, and overall want to grow more passionate and engaged in our worship.

Ascension is a healthy and energetic congregation. Many young families. Other program staff include a full-time youth director and a part-time Chris. Ed. director. Green Bay is a growing and great place to live.