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First Baptist Church Brunswick

Minister of Music

First Baptist Church Brunswick
Brunswick, Georgia, United States

Date Posted: 11/30/2008
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 751 to 1000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
First Baptist Church of Brunswick, Georgia is seeking an experienced, ordained Minister of Music who desires to serve others in the excellence of Christ. FBC Brunswick is a growing, dynamic church committed to reaching the lost for Jesus Christ.


The church offers a 9:00 am contemporary service and a 10:30 am blended/traditional service, as well as Sunday evening and Wednesday evening services. The Minister of Music will serve as worship leader for the 10:30 blended/traditional service and most evening services, and will direct and/or oversee all aspects of a comprehensive music program for adults, youth, and children, including choirs, worship orchestra, and other vocal and instrumental groups.

Interested candidates must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in music and experience as a music/worship leader. Training from an accredited, evangelical seminary is highly desirable.

Other required qualifications include:

• A passion for God and His kingdom’s work
• Willingness to embrace the 2000 Baptist Faith and Message
• Commitment to serving as an ordained minister in the excellence of Christ
• Ability to lead a large choir and orchestra and to direct or oversee other musical groups
• Strong vocal ability and competence in playing one or more instruments
• A desire to be creative and innovative to inspire authentic, passionate worship
• A desire to utilize blended/traditional music for worship services
• Ability to arrange various elements of worship to complement the pastor’s message
• Excellent organizational skills
• Strong leadership skills
• Ability to relate well to all ages
• Ability to work in cooperation with a large staff and in support of the vision of the Senior Pastor

How to Apply
Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and a resume that demonstrates the applicant’s ability to meet the required qualifications. A DVD may be required of final candidates. Resumes will be reviewed as they are received. The cover letter and resume may be submitted by mail or by e-mail to:

First Baptist Church
Attn: Cynthia Gressel
708 Mansfield Street
Brunswick, GA 31520