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Christ United Methodist Chruch

Minister of Contemporary Worship and Discipleship

Christ United Methodist Chruch
Bowling Green, Kentucky, United States

Date Posted: 07/20/2016
Categories: Discipleship Pastor - Music Ministry - Worship Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Christ United Methodist Church                              Average attendance – 250-275

716 Cave Mill Road

Bowling Green, KY 42104



Position Description:  Full Time.

Minister of Contemporary Worship

Lead in the Contemporary Worship service (1). Select music for the service by using a large repertoire already in place and introducing new songs to the congregation. Plan and lead rehearsals for/with the Praise Team. (Strong musical level) Maintain record of music used for CCLI. Budgeting work annually. Work with Sr. Pastor in planning for and selecting music for worship. Lead in the creative process of worship arts in decorating and presenting the Family Life Center where the Contemporary Worship takes place.

Creative Leader.

Minister of Discipleship

Help in the oversight of the entire congregation’s spiritual formation. Complementing, though not in charge of, the strong children’s and youth programs already in place. Giving guidance in the Sunday School program already in place. Helping to evaluate, develop and establish a comprehensive discipleship program encompassing young adults, families, couples, and older adults. Identify, recruit, vet and train leaders to work in discipleship programming. Develop a pathway for newcomers to find their place in the ministry of the church. Work with Sr. Pastor and other staff on a regular basis. Budgeting work annually.

Organized Leader.



- A strong and growing faith in Jesus Christ

- A 4-year degree and/or equivalent experience in creating, implementing and leading spiritual formation/discipleship programming

- UMC background prefered

- Experience as a worship leader in a church setting

- Adequate computer skills

- Self Starter with ability to follow through


- A calling and passion to serve a multi-generational congregation

- Conviction to the power of God to use music as a tool of blessing and outreach

- A developmental and systematic approach to spiritual formation/discipleship programming

-  A ministry goal of helping persons of all ages grow in their devotion to Christ

-  Possess a servant's heart with an eagerness to grow and to be mentored

- Commitment to working in a team setting


Salary: Competitive + Insurance


Please send resumé to:

Christ United Methodist Church

716 Cave Mill Road

Bowling Green, Ky 42104


ATTN: Pete Reckard