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Lakeside Baptist

Worship Pastor

Lakeside Baptist
Salem, Virginia, United States

Date Posted: 08/27/2010
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Lakeside Baptist Church, Salem, VA, is seeking an experienced full-time person to provide leadership for our Worship and Creative Arts Ministries. We are looking for a team player with a servant's heart who thrives on employing their musical skills and creativity to lead people into worship. This person should also have a desire and a commitment to develop other musicians; as well as direct experienced musicians. Our ideal candidate will be able to lead a ministry that utilizes combinations of live band/orchestra, drama, multimedia and other arts. He must also be a team builder who recruits others to join in the creative expression of worship. He should be a self-starter who will assist us in meeting the needs of an ever-changing culture without compromising the life-changing message of the Gospel. Most importantly, this person is a worshipper in his own life and is able to engage others in worship.

If you can answer yes to the following questions we would like to receive your resume:
1. Are you growing as a devoted follower of Jesus Christ?
2. Are you currently serving or have served as a Worship Pastor?
3. Are you a team player?
4. Are you a creative person who is a self-starter?
5. Do you have a passion and desire to love, serve and lead God's people?

Ministry Responsibilities:
-Lead God's people to worship through music and other creative arts.
-Work in concert with the other pastors in planning church services and events.
-Work with ministry teams to develop their abilities and gifts to assist them in ministering to the congregation.
-Encourage participation and growth within the music and creative arts ministries.
-Oversee additional ministries where gifts, interests and church needs coincide.

About us:
Lakeside Baptist is a community of believers that exist to glorify God by developing fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ who expand His kingdom locally and globally.

Our church is located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains and is a growing congregation approaching 500 in attendance. We are blessed with a wonderful facility, excellent musicians, a unified staff and the evidence of God's continued presence and power.

Selection process:
Applicants will be screened for desired qualifications. Selected applicants will be invited to continue in the selection process. They will be sent an additional Worship Pastor questionaire. Lakeside Baptist Church reserves the right to reject any or all of the applicants.

Submit a cover email, resume in word.doc format, and worship DVD/Vimeo/youtube.
Send resumes to
Send DVD's to 447 Dalewood Ave., Salem, VA 24153