Bethel Grace Baptist Church

Worship Pastor

Bethel Grace Baptist Church
Bellflower, California, United States

Date Posted: 10/28/2017
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:



Bethel Grace Baptist Church is seeking a 3/4 time staff person to provide leadership in the ministry of worship.  We want to cultivate an environment that welcomes participants of varied backgrounds and generations to come together in Christ for unified worship.  God has blessed Bethel Grace with a wide variety of musical ability.  To help people know and worship God, we desire a theologically rich music ministry drawing upon the powerful hymns of the past and the refreshing praise songs of today.    



Duties & responsibilities


  • Collaborate regularly with Senior Pastor to plan and implement Sunday worship services.
  • Lead music at Sunday AM services personally and with the development of other leaders.
  • Oversee all elements of weekly music ministry including song selection, musicians, vocalists, etc.
  • Encourage and develop praise team(s) weekly for worship services.
  • Oversee choir and orchestra ministry for regular Sunday involvement and seasonal events.
  • Ensure seamless transitions in the worship service by planning the movement from each element to the next and accordingly preparing all who participate in the worship service.
  • Oversee the preparation of quality visual-aids to enhance the worship experience.
  • Equip and encourage greeters and ushers to provide friendly assistance to all attending and visiting our church.
  • Coordinate people for all technical support required for worship services including but not limited to sound and lighting.
  • Help plan and participate in holiday services (Good Friday, Easter, Thanksgiving Eve and Christmas Eve).
  • Develop special musical events each year for evangelism or edification.
  • Oversee the various music ministries of the church (kids choir, etc) with the support of lay leaders.
  • Provide pastoral care to the people of Bethel Grace, especially those involved in music ministry.
  • Maintain database of songs ensuring legal compliance on copyrights and permission.
  • Provide musical elements of weddings, funerals and other special occasions as requested.
  • Maintain weekly office hours and bring positive contribution to church staff meetings.
  • Work effectively with administrative assistant to help carry out responsibilities.




  • The Spirit’s gifting to lead people into worship by focusing their attention on God
  • A man of Christ-like character, pastoral love, and devotion to God’s Word
  • Heartfelt agreement with the Bethel Grace statement of faith (see website)
  • Relational ability and healthy teambuilding skills
  • Humility to pursue ministry input, feedback and evaluation
  • Strong vocal/instrumental skills to lead congregational praise
  • Leadership experience in multi-staff local church environment
  • Musical experience with choral music ministry and contemporary worship teams
  • A grasp on audio/visual technology
  • Appreciation for a wide variety of musical styles
  • Ability to carefully plan and maintain a budget



Working Conditions


  • 3/4 time (30 hrs/week)
  • Holiday & Vacation Time
  • Health Benefits  






  • Highly committed to the centrality of Scripture, the purity of the Gospel, and the majesty of Christ
  • Interested in honoring God with a plurality of musical styles and instruments
  • Affiliated with the Pacific Church Network (Conservative Baptist Association of Southern California)
  • Appreciative of ministry helps: 9Marks, Gospel Coalition, Desiring God



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