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Preston Ridge Baptist Church
Frisco, Texas, United States
Date Posted: 09/29/2008
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time
Preston Ridge Baptist Church is a dynamic church with an average attendance of around 500. Our worship services are contemporary, incorporating dynamic music, multi-media, and relevant teaching. The music is energetic and vibrant. We include some hymns interspersed with mostly contemporary music. Weekly messages are centered on the Bible and provide practical applications to life's situations. Messages are relational and will inspire you to draw closer to God, family and friends. Dress is casual and welcomes are real. The overall experience is uplifting and prepares you to live a life of worship throughout the week ahead. Our purpose is to introduce people to the truth of God’s love and to provide opportunities for them to experience a dynamic relationship with Jesus Christ.
We are currently seeking an individual with strong music and worship skills. This position reports to the senior pastor and is responsible for all the worship planning to effectively lead the congregation in an impactful worship experience. The worship minister will: effectively recruit, develop, shepherd, and lead various music and multi-media teams; coordinate all services, special programs, and solo performances; assist other ministers with music needs such as Vacation Bible School, children’s church, and the youth praise band; lead all rehearsals of praise band, praise teams, and church choirs; and direct the efforts of the technical support team. Excellent communications skills are important since this position works one-on-one and in small and large group settings.
Qualifications and Requirements
Spiritual maturity and a commitment to a Christian lifestyle
Doctrinal compatibility with the Southern Baptist Convention
Musical giftedness, a heart for God, and an enthusiasm for worship
Advanced musical skills including the ability to produce instrumental and vocal charts for the band and praise teams weekly
Familiarity with the latest worship technologies and methods including sound, video and computer technology
An authentic and comfortable stage presence
Ability to recruit, shepherd, and motivate ministry volunteers including members of the band, praise teams, and choirs
Effective interpersonal and communication skills
Servant attitude towards leadership and responsibilities
3 years previous experience leading church worship in a similar setting
College degree required, preferably in music; seminary work is a plus
Frisco, Texas, just 20 minutes north of Dallas, is one of the fastest growing cities in America with 100,000 people. A family-centered community, Frisco is rich in activities and support for families including excellent public schools and multiple sports teams and venues.
Please e-mail your resume and a recent video sample of you leading worship to: Personnel Search Committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail your resume and video to us at 5849 Hillcrest Road, Frisco, Texas, 75035. No phone calls please.