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Grace Church

Minister Of Worship

Grace Church
Racine, Wisconsin, United States

Date Posted: 02/26/2009
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Grace Church is looking for a Minister of Worship to help prayerfully lead and spiritually guide our congregation to love and praise the Lord. He will do this by having a humble, godly character, and by providing pastoral oversight of all aspects of the Worship Ministry, by giving leadership in the worship services, by training and developing people, and by expanding the growth of the Worship Ministry.


Our ideal candidate...

Is a humble, mature, sincere believer of good character who fulfills the qualifications of 1Tim. 3, Titus 1 & 1 Pet. 5;

Is deeply in love with the Lord, a man of faith dependent upon God and devoted to prayer;

Has a humble, sincere spirit and proper motives in his ministry;

Is an experienced leader with no less than 5 years in ministry leadership, preferably in a church over 750 in weekly attendance;

Has the mindset and abilities required to oversee the ministry, serving as a shepherd and discipler, to help our Worship Staff and lay teams mature in their spiritual growth;

Is a proficient vocalist and instrumentalist, with keyboard and guitar preferred;

Has experience in a wide range of musical styles, as well as the ability to expand our song catalogue with a blend of worship and praise music;

Is able to provide vision, delegate, oversee responsibilities and clearly express his expectations with grace;

Has strong interpersonal skills across generations;

Has earned an undergraduate music degree, with graduate education preferred;

Is in full agreement with and is doctrinally aligned with the Grace Church Statement of Faith


Will work with the Pastors to develop and plan the worship services;

Will work alongside the Associate Musical Director in administration, scheduling, planning services, overall calendar, running rehearsals and developing teams;

Will shepherd and nurture unity and teamwork with our Worship Staff;

Will be able to teach and instruct, especially in developing musical and vocal skills, in leading both instrumental and vocal rehearsals, and in encouraging the congregation in worship;

Will be able to recruit, train and develop teams and volunteers, and be capable at working in a team setting in order to build consensus and relational affinity;

Will be proficient in arranging and charting for a worship band setting and have ability in small scale orchestration; some experience in conducting would be a bonus;

Will have an understanding of the technical aspects of worship, with experience desirable, and will work with the tech team in regard to all services;

Will be willing and eager to assist and support other ministries as necessary