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First Lutheran Church

Worship Leader

First Lutheran Church
Troy, Ohio, United States

Date Posted: 12/02/2008
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Lutheran
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:
Worship Leader for First Lutheran Church, Troy, Ohio

First Lutheran is seeking a permanent, part-time worship leader.
The ideal candidate is an inspirational, experienced leader who has a heart for God
and a passion that inspires others to worship the Lord and live their lives on assignment for Him.

Worship at First is designed to present basic truths of the Christian faith in a practical way.
We tackle tough issues head-on, showing how Biblical truths apply to our everyday lives!

First is a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.


Skills Desired:
Excellent Vocal/Musical Skills.
Strong interpersonal skills to recruit, mentor and motivate volunteer Worship Team.
Ability to develop vocalists’ and instrumentalists’ musical talents.
Ability to select music for services, prepare music for instrumentalist and vocalists, direct weekly rehearsals, create PowerPoint song slides and introduce new music from a variety of sources.

Responsibilities include:
Being the spiritual leader of the Worship team.
Shepherding a team of vocalists and instrumentalists to lead worship services.
Leading worship in a blended service of both contemporary and traditional music in cooperation with the Pastor.
Evaluating and introducing a variety of Christian music.
Providing music leadership for special events throughout the year.
Tracking and management of CCLI licensing and other music licensing.
Ability to use software applications (music, PowerPoint etc)

Application deadline is January 1, 2009

Please send resumes and vocal/music samples to:
Pastor Ric Barnes, 2899 W Main Street, Troy, Ohio 45373
or with a notation in the subject line:
"Worship Leader Inquiries"