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Crossroads Church- Associate Pastor of Worship

Vanderbloemen Search Group
Alberta Lea, Minnesota, United States

Date Posted: 01/06/2015
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: Not Applicable
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

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Assisted by Faith Evangelical Free Church in Austin, MN, Crossroads Church was planted in 1995 by a group of 50 people who desired to start a church in Albert Lea. In 2011, James Peterson accepted the call to be the Senior Pastor, and the original values of reaching the lost through a contemporary approach to worship and making disciples continue to remain strong as the church moves ahead in its next season. Crossroads Church is known in the region for its dynamic worship, relevant preaching, young families, community leadership, and welcoming nature to all people, and they are preparing to birth a new church on the south side of town in September of 2014. The worship experience at Crossroads Church desires to be culturally relevant and consists of contemporary worship that is multi-sensory, physically engaging, and spiritually impacting. 


Crossroads Church is seeking an Associate Pastor of Worship who will be committed to the vision of Crosssroads of regional impact for Jesus Christ through the making of disciples who worship, grow, serve, and reach. The Associate Pastor of Worship will be a proven leader who develops, inspires, motivates, and releases people to serve in a context of “current-contemporary” worship. They will lead their teams and the congregation with a relational heart, strong people skills, and musical competency. The successful candiate will be responsible for all aspects of worship, including order of service, rehearsals, lighting, sound, video, and creative arts. This position also carries the responsibility of an additional ministry role, to be determined based on the candidate’s strengths, passion, and experience.


The ideal candidate will posess a bachelor's degree in a related field. Versatile and excellent musicianship, both vocally and instrumentally is required, as well as proven ability developing leaders and volunteers (both technically and spiritually) within a worship arts ministry. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3-5 years of experience leading worship, preferably in a large church setting.


Albert Lea is in southeastern Minnesota, about 90 miles south of the Twin Cities. While agriculture was and continues to be a major industry in the city, the largest employer is currently the Mayo Clinic Health System. Approximately 40 parks and recreation areas offer year-round recreational opportunities, including neighborhood parks, playgrounds, basketball courts, tennis courts, fishing areas, picnic areas, softball and baseball diamonds, a swimming pool, a civic theatre, a senior center, and an ice arena. There are also 3 large lakes in the area that provide endless enjoyment throughout the year. With its proximity to Minneapolis and Saint Paul just over an hour away, Albert Lea offers all the benefits of small town living along with all the cultural, entertainment, and educational opportunities offered by a major city, including outstanding restaurants, professional sports franchises, performing arts, and more. 




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