Grace United Methodist Church in Piqua, Ohio (300 + and growing) is looking for a full time worship director. We currently have two contemporary services on Sunday morning at 9:30 am and 11:00 am.
We believe God inhabits the praises of his people. Our worship reflects our love of Christ and our desire to go before the throne with reckless abandon. We preach the Wesleyan way of salvation. We are called by God through prevenient grace, and convicted
by God’s grace, are justified when we repent and believe, and are transformed by the renewing power of the Holy Spirit. We try to create a space where the Creator and the created can come face to face.
We are looking for a highly skilled, experienced worship leader who is proficient on either the piano or guitar and can lead vocals. This leader needs to have command of the stage, demonstrating the ability to lead and create an atmosphere of spiritual preparedness
for divine encounter.
A bachelor’s degree is preferred, but is not required for the right candidate.
Being multi-instrumentalist is desirable but not required.
Graphic and media design capabilities are a plus for this position.
This candidate will be responsible for managing the worship teams, the sound/tech teams, stage design team, and weekly worship. We currently have a pool of twenty plus musicians and vocalist who help with worship. Another expectation would be to further
develop our musical/vocal pool and expand our reach in worship.
This candidate must:
- be a team player capable of thriving in a growth environment
- be a self starter
- consistently put together worship sets several weeks in advance
- plan worship sets complimentary to sermons and scripture with our worship team
- be competent in Planning Center, Pro Presenter, and be competent regarding sound equipment
- oversee worship & stage design
- maintain budgets for sound, lighting, worship, stage design
- maintain and upgrade lighting, sound, media equipment
Responsibilities also include: train, lead, coach, and further the ministry of our volunteer worship teams as needed
Grace UMC is growing very quickly and anticipates more of the same as we move forward. Grace is looking for a team of people who are willing to grow personally, spiritually, and technically. We want to help you become everything God desires for your life.
This role will be under the direct supervision of the lead pastor
All candidates will need to submit
- a resume
- a video of you leading worship
- your personal testimony in writing or video
High potential candidates must lead worship prior to hiring – this may be Sunday worship or an informal setting (as needed).
Salary: $40,000 plus a benefits stipend of $8,500.00
Please apply by emailing resume and video link to