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Petaluma Christian Church

Worship and Associate Pastor

Petaluma Christian Church
Petaluma, California, United States

Date Posted: 09/10/2015
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 50 to 100
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


General Description


Petaluma Christian Church is a non-denominational church located in beautiful Sonoma County, CA.  Our church is 150 years old and has historic ties to the Restoration Movement.  You can find out more info on our theology and history at our church website  We are a smaller church with a desire to impact our community with renewed vigor and enthusiasm.  We are partnering with 3DM Movements as part of this process.  We are looking to extablish a new missional/incarnatinal approach to ministry at PCC.  In addition, we are moving ahead with updates and changes to our "Sunday Morning Experience."  In order to faciliate this process, we are looking for an energetic contemporary worhship leader who is looking to be another change catalyst alongside the Lead Pastor.  Please read below to see the specific job description:

General Characteristics:       

  • Must have a relationship with Jesus Christ, be committed to living by His Word, and surrendered to His leading through the Holy Spirit.
  • Must be a Worshipper
  • Must meet requirements of leaders/pastors/elders found in Titus 1 and I Timothy 3.
  • Must agree with Petaluma Christian Church Statement of Faith (
  • Must be faithful in His/Her commitments
  • Must be willing to submit to authority of Lead Pastor and Elders
  • Must agree to abide by Petaluma Christian Church Employee Handbook

Celebration Service Planning and Coordination

  • Plan and Coordinate all worship gatherings
  • Choose songs for service and arrange order of service
  • Coordinate with Lead Pastor on different elements of the service
  • Work with Creative Team to plan other elements in coordination with teaching/preaching series
  • All Special Services (Good Friday, Christmas Eve, etc.) (additional time throughout the year)
  • Recruit/Train Worship Team, Audio/Visual,
  • Be a person “on the lookout” for new team members and potential team members
  • Recruit new team members
  • Provide training for new/current team members
  • Create and implement schedule for worship team members
  • Create and implement schedule for greeters and ushers
  • Create and implement schedule for Audio/Visual Team Members
  • Manage and coordinate with all Sunday morning “teams”

 Missional Leadership Catalyst

  • Partner with Lead Pastor in recruiting and training of Missional Leaders
  • Partner with  Lead Pastor in implementing new ministries and recruiting and training leaders as part of new missional vision
  • Attend Missional/Discipleship Learning Community with Lead Pastor
  • Coordinate in leading current Missional Communities and launching new ones
  • Other duties as assigned.  (This job description is “fluid” and may be edited as ministry needs change)


  • Work with Lead Pastor to coordinate all office volunteers
  • Work with Lead Pastor to ensure that the office is adequately staffed during office hours
  • Assist Lead Pastor with administrative duties as assigned
The ideal candidate is someone with a heart for seeing God's people reignited with a passion for Jesus and His Kingdom.  We are looking for someone with enthusiasm and energy.  As with any transition/change process this will be a challenging position at times.  If you are interested, please send us your resume and a video/audio recording of you leading worship.  Pay will be commensurate with  experience.  
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