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Evangelical Friends Church of Newport

Worship Pastor

Evangelical Friends Church of Newport
Middletown, Rhode Island, United States

Date Posted: 06/07/2012
Categories: Media/Technology - Music Ministry
Denominations: Christian Church
Church Size: 251 to 350
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:
A faithful worship coordinator magnifies the greatness of God in Jesus Christ through the power of the Holy Spirit by skillfully combining God’s Word with music, thereby motivating the gathered church to proclaim the gospel, cherish God’s presence, and live for God’s glory – Bob Kauflin
A mature, personal faith in Jesus Christ.
Love for people, good interpersonal skills and a servant’s heart.
A strong musician with experience leading worship and playing in a band.
Organizational skills: ability to plan and coordinate the worship services.
Leadership skills: ability to recruit, train, equip and motivate multiple worship leaders and teams.

Recruit & train 2—3 worship leaders & teams so the church can start a third service.

Empower the worship teams to lead the congregation in praise and worship of God through music and prayer.
o EFC currently has 2 Sunday morning services.
o Special services (Christmas eve, prayer meetings, special events, multi-church events).

Communicate with Pastor about Sunday service order, sermon topics & special events.
o Coordinate and plan services and songs to flow with Pastor’s vision

Lead worship team musically, spiritually & administratively.
o Encourage and motivate worship team members to develop their relationship with God and to use their God-given talents
to lead others into worship
o Coordinate monthly schedule for worship team leaders
o Select and post online in advance the songs and chord charts for Sundays
o Oversee the interview and audition process of potential worship team leaders & members

Lead technical side of worship team.
o Recruit, train and coordinate technicians for participation in worship services
o Manage sound equipment (sound board, in-ear monitors, computer) and stage set-up
o Maintain and upgrade equipment
o Identify equipment needs and purchase new equipment

If you are interested in applying for this position please send EFC your resume along with the following:

• a LINK TO A VIDEO of you leading worship.

• Why you are interested in this position?

• Define your call to ministry.

• What about you makes you stand out from other candidates for this position?