First United Methodist Church

Worship Leader

First United Methodist Church
Waycross, Georgia, United States

Date Posted: 10/09/2017
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

Encounter (based on Proverbs 8:30, “Then I was constantly at his side. I was filled with delight day after day, rejoicing always in his presence”) is a new worship ministry of Waycross First United Methodist Church. It will meet Sundays at 8:30 am in downtown Waycross, Georgia in a storefront location. The worship style will be modern, and we hope to integrate Hillsong type worship ( with various other modern genres. We hope to have a mix slow and upbeat worships sets. Our ideal Worship Leader will form a volunteer worship team and be open to Worship Coaching through We are seeking a weekly work commitment of 8-12 hours which will include worship team practice, the worship experience, and weekly executive team evaluation of the worship experience.



-Lead worship weekly and special holiday services

-Ensure sound is checked and worship team is ready to go each Sunday.
-Assist in the planning and implementation of weekly setlists.
-Train, coordinate and schedule worship vocal/band teams including weekly practices for Sunday services


-Gift of worship and team building

-Christian character and ability to recruit worship team members with Christian character and integrity.

-“Get it done” and “what can I do to Help” mentality

-Flexibility and the ability to troubleshoot on the fly

-Ability to recruit and audition volunteer worship team members.

-Demonstrates musical skills (preferably guitar or piano and vocals) necessary for leading worship with excellence

-Familiar with worship leading software such Easy Worship or Pro Presenter

-Ability to handle sensitive issues and maintain confidentiality and trust

-Proven ability to work with and maintain positive, loyal relationships with those inside and outside the church



-Please submit your resume to Lead Pastor Barry Giddens Resumes will be received now until the position is filled. Please include a photo (or family photo) along with a video example of your worship ministry or how to find it online.

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