Encounter (based on Proverbs 8:30, “Then I was constantly at his side. I was filled with delight day after day, rejoicing always in his presence”) is a new worship ministry of Waycross First United Methodist Church. It will meet Sundays
at 8:30 am in downtown Waycross, Georgia in a storefront location. The worship style will be modern, and we hope to integrate Hillsong type worship (https://www.youtube.com/user/hillsongunitedTV) with various other modern genres. We hope to have a mix slow
and upbeat worships sets. Our ideal Worship Leader will form a volunteer worship team and be open to Worship Coaching through WorshipLeaderInsights.com. We are seeking a weekly work commitment of 8-12 hours which will include worship team practice, the worship
experience, and weekly executive team evaluation of the worship experience.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
-Lead worship weekly and special holiday services
-Ensure sound is checked and worship team is ready to go each Sunday.
-Assist in the planning and implementation of weekly setlists.
-Train, coordinate and schedule worship vocal/band teams including weekly practices for Sunday services
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
-Gift of worship and team building
-Christian character and ability to recruit worship team members with Christian character and integrity.
-“Get it done” and “what can I do to Help” mentality
-Flexibility and the ability to troubleshoot on the fly
-Ability to recruit and audition volunteer worship team members.
-Demonstrates musical skills (preferably guitar or piano and vocals) necessary for leading worship with excellence
-Familiar with worship leading software such Easy Worship or Pro Presenter
-Ability to handle sensitive issues and maintain confidentiality and trust
-Proven ability to work with and maintain positive, loyal relationships with those inside and outside the church
-Please submit your resume to Lead Pastor Barry Giddens firstname.lastname@example.org. Resumes will be received now until the position is filled. Please include a photo (or family photo) along with a video example of your worship ministry or how to find it online.