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Grace Church

Pastor of Worship Arts

Grace Church
Fairview Heights, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 11/18/2008
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 751 to 1000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Grace Church is a vibrant Bible-based non-denominational church experiencing the kind of momentum and growth that only the Spirit of God brings. We are a congregation of 800 - 1000 located on 11 acres in Fairview Heights, Ilinois, a suburban community 20 minutes from downtown St. Louis. We are in search of a visionary leader who has the heart for the unchurched and a passion for seeing all people, children through adults, worship God in spirit and in truth. We are in need of a person who loves to worship God and has a passion for partnering with others so that many become worshippers who experience the love and grace of Jesus.

Key Qualifications

1. Leadership/Pastoring
A. Has a strong track record of good leadership skills and the ability to carry out the administrative elements of planning a
worship ministry from start to finish.
B. Has a strong track record of good shepeherding skills and the ability to train and equip worship personel both spiritually
and musically.
C. Has a minimum of three years of ministry experience in the same location.
D. Understands the Scriptures and can communicate and teach them through worship.
E. Has the ablity to communicate and establish effective working relationsips with many diverse (multi-generational and
multi-cultural) people conveying a genuine concern for their needs and a desire to provide exceptional service.
F. Has the ablity to work in and contribute to overall staff team "strengths-based" environment.

2. Music/Arts/Worsip
A. Has the ability to draw others into a passionate, contagious, authentic, shared worship experience.
B. Keeps current with contemporary and culturally relevant music using, multiple genres in planning worship.
C. Has a proven track record of thinking outside the box creatively when planning worship services.
D. Has a history of being a team player with the ability to build, equip, and enable teams to lead in worship.
F. Has the ability to interact with people from a wide variety of musical points of view without being solely wed to one form
and unable to relate to other forms.
G. Has the ablity to arrange music.
H. Has the ability to study modern culture and infuse relevancy into worship without compromising the message.
I. Has the ability to vocally lead worship from either a guitar or piano/keyboard.

3. Multimedia/Sound
A. Proficient in audio, sound, and production technology with the ability to interact with the AV team to achieve the desired

This is a full-time salaried position. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. We offer a compensation package that includes benefits with personal and professional development opportunities.