PASTOR of WORSHIP & MINISTRY ASSOCIATE
Christ Community Fellowship of Mena, Arkansas
- A clear call and gift for leading worship.
- Experience in recruiting, building, bonding, and leading a worship team.
- Substantial experience and emphasis in leading modern worship.
- A working knowledge of both modern and traditional worship.
- Experience in event planning and leading.
- Effective interpersonal and communication skills.
- Effective organizational and administrative skills.
- A graceful and constructive response to suggestions, questions, and feedback.
- College preferred, not essential.
The Primary Responsibility and Top Priority in this position is leading as CCF’s
WORSHIP PASTOR, and being responsible for leading our complete Music and Worship Ministry.
Worship Pastor’s Duties
- Assist the Lead Pastor in planning services and be responsible for selecting the music.
- Lead our worship team and, through them, the people of CCF, to connect with God during the worship service.
- Recruit, train, and lead a well trained, well rehearsed worship team. This includes leading a regularly scheduled rehearsal on a designated week night.
- Recruit, train, and (when necessary) personally lead a student worship team for the Wednesday night Student Service.
- Recruit and schedule musicians and singers to provide music for the Pastor’s large group adult Bible study on Wednesday nights.
- Supervise the work of paid workers and volunteers connected with the CCF worship ministry.
- Stay informed on modern music methods, materials, and technology.
- Prepare an annual music budget reflecting the needs of the entire CCF Music ministry. This is done with assistance from the Pastor and Finance Committee.
- Assist other staff members in church wide events when needed and/or deemed necessary by the Lead Pastor.
The Secondary Responsibilities in this position is leading as a
MINISTRY ASSOCIATE in one of these four areas:
- Youth Ministry
- Children’s Ministry
- Ministry to Young Families
- Church Administration
The top candidates for Worship Pastor will be interviewed further to determine which of these ministries is best suited to his/her talents, experience, and interests. Therefore, this minister
will have a sub-set of secondary duties in addition to his/her primary role as
ABOUT THE AREA:
Mena, Arkansas is a prime spot for the outdoor adventurer. Located in the heart of the 1,789,000 acre Ouachita National Forest, Mena offers some of the best Hiking, Hunting, 4-wheeling, & Mountain scenery in the central U.S. You should know up front we are
an hour and a half from the nearest Starbucks or Panera Bread. But if you appreciate simple, friendly small town living, Mena, AR is as good as it gets!