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Bethel Baptist Church

Minister of Music

Bethel Baptist Church
Yorktown, Virginia, United States

Date Posted: 03/31/2011
Categories: Associate Pastor - Music Ministry
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
5 years of experience in leading a choir/orchestra

• Maintain a close walk with the Lord through personal Bible study and prayer.
• Set an example of devotion to family.
• Model personal soul winning, holiness and purity.
• Maintain a positive attitude and Christ-like spirit toward all.
• W-I-T: Whatever It Takes At Bethel our staff is committed to servant leadership. Whatever it takes to win people to Christ and develop them into mature disciples, we will do it.

• Leads the sanctuary choir and orchestra through recruitment, rehearsal and weekly worship services, maintains prayer and evangelism as essential qualities of the ministry.
• Leads in worship through the selection and conducting of a balanced range of scripturally sound, God-centered music.
• Develops a ministry of ensembles or praise teams, which utilizes vocal group combinations.
• Approves and schedules special music solos and ensembles.
• To oversee the children’s music ministry beginning with preschoolers.
• Utilizes musical expertise to teach singers and musicians how to maximize their talents.
• Assist Pastor in educating the congregation in the lifestyle of worship.
• Mobilize musicians of our church for missions and ministry outside of the church.
• Plan the yearly calendar of events in consultation with other staff.
• Organize and coordinate musical performances during significant time in Christian life: Easter and Christmas, etc
• Maintain a regular schedule of choir and orchestara practices.