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River Valley Community Church

Creative Arts Pastor

River Valley Community Church
Rockford, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 03/26/2017
Categories: Media/Technology - Music Ministry - Worship Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 251 to 350
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

We are looking for the right person to help us infuse creativity throughout the church and become a church that whole-heartedly experiences God regularly in worship. There is a culture at our church of "no experience necessary," so we attract seekers and questioners. Our culture is also one of strong biblical teaching, so we disciple and challenge during worship gatherings as well. We enjoy artistry, variety, and breaking barriers with a purpose. We have unified teams in place and are looking for a new point person with a healthy heart for God and people, who fits our team. If you want to know the skill side of what might be needed, here it is:


  • Biblical knowledge that is accessible and easily translated into church and worship ministry
  • Understands Millenials as well as boomer-generation culture
  • Naturally creative
  • Social media and tech savvy
  • Skilled with graphic design
  • Capable of telling stories and using video to do so
  • Ability to plan and produce worship experiences
  • Can coach, lead, and integrate up-and-coming musicians and vocalists
  • Ability to recruit, mobilize, and coach volunteers in drama, technical, and multimedia teams
  • Easily builds relationships with others and functions well within a team environment (shepherding ability)
  • Can develop and implement a vision for a growing arts ministry
  • Knowledgeable in current culture and music (Christian and secular)
  • High-energy
  • Good public and personal communicator
  • Ability to organize
  • Comfortable within your own skin
  • Problem Solver


You can learn about us from our website, but you will need to meet us to really know us. We have a great church, but we are eager to grow a lot. Can you help?