Glad Tidings Church

Worship Pastor

Glad Tidings Church
Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States

Date Posted: 11/28/2017
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Assemblies of God
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


     The worship pastor is responsible for the oversight of all adult ministry involving music, drama, and media.


Worship Department

Adult Choir Practice

  • Rehearse the choir each Wednesday from 7:00pm-8:30pm. (Typically, it takes the choir 4-6 weeks of practicing a song before delivering it on a Sunday.)
  • Assist and give oversight to all ensembles for special music.
  • Choir sings a special song twice a month.


  • Select Drama, rehearse, and give oversight. (This almost exclusively applies to Holiday-centric Sundays).
  • Provides administrative and logistical leadership to the annual How Christmas Saved the Grinch production.

Lead Praise & Worship Sunday AM. & PM and give oversight to Wednesday PM worship.

  • Select all music for Praise and Worship.
  • Teach the band new music (usually takes about 4 weeks to get a song down and ready to integrate into services.)
  • Rehearse the Praise Team each Sunday from 9:00-9:30AM.


  • Select music and give oversight.
  • Communicate with James Hearne (Orchestra Director) on a weekly basis about upcoming special music schedule.
  • Orchestra plays a special song on Sunday AM services twice a month.

Service Orders

  • Attend service order planning meeting on Thursdays at 9:00AM (bring Service Orders).
  • Make hard copy edits on the Service Order based on the feedback received at the Thursday meetings.
  • Have Worship Department Assistant, revise the service order, and prepare final hard copies for Sunday.



Conferences/Special Events

  • Select Music
  • Praise & Worship/Choir

Plan and Oversee All Aspects of Productions and Rehearsals

  • Christmas Production
  • Easter Production
  • Illustrated Sermons
  • Patriotic Service
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