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First Baptist Church

Worship Pastor

First Baptist Church
Newton, Kansas, United States

Date Posted: 05/05/2017
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Baptist -- American
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Full Time Worship Pastor

First Baptist Church, Newton, KS 67114


Reports to:  Senior Pastor

Please include a link of you singing or leading worship.


About Our Church

First Baptist Church was founded in the late 1800’s, and has enjoyed five straight years of steady growth, with average Sunday morning attendance right at 200.  Newcomers nearly always comment on what a friendly congregation we have – always eager to meet and visit with guests.  Please visit our website ( to see our statement of beliefs and to learn more about the ministries offered.

The Role

As the Worship Pastor at First Baptist Church you will have the opportunity to build and grow a thriving worship ministry.  You will be responsible for encouraging our church family each week to enter into a deeply satisfying worship experience using vocal and instrumental music.  We are looking for more than a Worship Leader – we are seeking a Worship Pastor.  As the Worship Pastor, you will have a passion for worship and ministry and a love for the church family.

Successful Candidate Will

  • Have an active, personal relationship with Jesus.
  • Be experienced in contemporary worship, leading from either the guitar or piano.
  • Be a gifted vocalist.
  • Be people oriented with great communication skills for leading and training volunteers.
  • Be comfortable with public speaking, public prayer and performing.

What will give you an edge?

  • Knowledge of Pro Presenter and sound/video equipment.
  • Experience leading a worship band.


  • Oversee and lead worship services.
  • Plan and prepare music for each service.
  • Recruit, train, schedule and shepherd singers and musicians for youth and adults.
  • Oversee Youth and Children’s worship.
  • Oversee Sound and Media Teams.
  • Help create sermon series logo and graphics.
  • Help update website and Facebook.


Commensurate with experience.  This is a benefits eligible position.

To Apply:

Please email your resume and links of you singing or leading worship to