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Worship/Children's Pastor

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Rock Creek, Ohio, United States

Date Posted: 03/06/2013
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Bible Church
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

We are looking for a friendly, energetic person who deeply loves God to lead the congregation in worship, to lead the band to be followers of Christ, and to encourage the musical giftedness of the church. 


We are a rapidly growing church in rural northeast Ohio with an attendance of 700-800+ worshiping with us on Sunday mornings!  We are a friendly, non-judgmental, come-as-you-are place and are passionate about teaching the Bible in a relevant way, connecting with others through small groups, by loving people, and by serving in our church and the local community. We are looking for someone to partner along side us in reaching our county for Christ!


We ask that you please contact us by EMAILING YOUR RESUME directly to our church secretary at  Thank you!







  • Lead the church in worship 
  • Develop multiple bands
  • Involve other musically gifted people in the worship ministry
  • Discover and encourage the church family’s musical talents
  • Organize special music
  • Oversee children’s ministries

 Necessary Requirements

  • Strong vocalist
  • Skilled at playing either guitar or keyboard
  • Musical education degree
  • Experience in leading a full band
  • Ability to write songs
  • Ability to teach
  • Ability to organize and lead
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment
  • Possess doctrinal beliefs consistent with our church
  • History of success in ministry
  • Technologically savvy

 Personal Traits

  • Integrity
  • Heart for worship
  • Heart for people
  • Self-motivated
  • Team Player
  • Teachable
  • Relevant
  • Relatable
  • Sharp
  • Disciple-maker
  • Hard working
  • Task oriented
  • Service oriented
  • Non-judgmental
  • Loyal
  • Sense of humor
  • Love for unchurched, irreligious, and even anti-religious people

 Specific Duties in Area of Worship

  • Lead worship on Sunday mornings
  • Work in conjunction with senior pastor to sync songs with the sermon and theme services
  • Lead the band in following Jesus Christ via discipleship
  • Organize worship for our Wednesday night prayer meeting
  • Work with band/bands to prepare for weekly worship services
  • Work with band/bands to prepare for our Tuesday evening Celebrate Recovery Group
  • Work in conjunction with youth pastor to develop youth band
  • Work with singers to develop their talents
  • Work with musicians to prepare for special music
  • Work with occasional choirs
  • Instruct in music where necessary
  • Teach new songs
  • Write or help write original music
  • Organize the music
  • Prepare the slate of songs and load into the computers for Sunday mornings
  • Keep licensing current
  • Include media where appropriate
  • Prepare for the Christmas Eve services
  • Play out with the band at some fairs and local festivals when able and appropriate
  • Work toward putting a church cd together
  • Lead a small group

 Specific Duties Children’s Ministry

  • Oversee all ministries involving children (including junior church, Wednesday evenings, and VBS)
  • Coordinate the volunteers in the children’s ministry
  • Orchestrate a catechism class