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Trinity Church

Worship Pastor

Trinity Church
Watseka, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 09/09/2009
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Evangelical Free
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Trinity Church of Watseka, Illinois, a growing congregation of 500, is seeking a proven leader to be our full-time Worship Pastor. We are a contemporary congregation with a clear mission to Love God, Love Others, and Serve the World. Our denominational affiliation is with the Evangelical Free Church of America (EFCA), and we are part of the Willow Creek Association.

Our three Sunday services are seeker-friendly, believer-oriented, and culturally relevant. We are contemporary in style with services that include band-driven worship music, Bible-based preaching, video, drama, and other multi-media creative arts. We have a broad range of exceptional talent that will provide a great foundation for an incoming pastor.


• Pastoral experience shepherding worship teams
• Minimum of BA/BS, Masters degree is preferred
• At least three years experience of leading contemporary worship with excellence
• Possess musical giftedness, passion for worship, and a vibrant, growing relationship with Christ
• Leadership ability to organize, equip, and train our leaders, musicians, and tech positions
• Ability to lead and engage our congregation in passionate, excellent, Christ-exalting worship
• Vision and ability to move worship forward, both corporately and individually
• Understanding of audio/visual technology is required
• Experience with multi-site worship preferred
• Must be a team player and committed to fulfilling the vision of Trinity Church
• Must be in full agreement with the doctrinal statement of the Evangelical Free Church of America


• Clearly aligns with and follows God’s requirement for pastoral leadership in the church as described in 1Timothy 3:2-7 and Titus 1:6-9
• Oversee and provide necessary leadership to the areas of service development, through music, drama, and visual arts. This would include support staff, tech teams, vocalists, instrumentalists, and Worship Design Team
• Will lead weekly practices and worship on Sunday mornings
• Will recruit, train, and equip worship personnel both spiritually and musically
• Will lead monthly Worship Leader meetings
• Will help coordinate special services and worship events
• Future development of worship for children and youth ministries
• Future development of multi-site worship venues


Please do not send your information through the Churchstaffing website. Send us a cover letter, resume, and a DVD or video link of you leading worship directly to:

Connie Hustedt
Trinity Church
1658 E. Walnut Street
Watseka, IL 60970