Have a heart for the presence of God and a passion for worship.
Assist in and carry out the vision and values for worship at Abundant Life Church.
Oversee all worship and musical elements for the church.
Provide leadership, care and development for members of the worship team while building community among them.
Manage the scheduling of musicians and leaders of worship for Sunday morning & mid-week services.
Provide materials and resources needed for the band.
Make song selections that aligns with the values of Abundant Life Church.
Regularly check and maintain worship equipment and instruments, including lights.
Tear down and set up of the stage when necessary. Keeping the appearance clean and stewarding the equipment well.
Create and manage the worship budget.
Attend staff meetings when asked.
Meet with worship leaders on a regular basis to encourage their personal growth and help develop their leadership and worship skills.
Responsible for overseeing the media and sound team and scheduling them for Sundays & Mid-week gatherings.
Assist in social media marketing.
Full-Gospel faith in Jesus Christ as defined by our values and beliefs, fully outlined at http://ag.org/top/Beliefs/Statement_of_Fundamental_Truths/sft_short.cfm
Ability to sing while playing either guitar or piano. Experience on both instruments is a plus. We have a steady pool of volunteers who serve on our worship team. However, all Worship Leaders are expected to function as a “one man (woman) team” if absolutely
High level of musical proficiency. Ability to sight read, transpose keys spontaneously, and adapt to anything & everything the Holy Spirit is doing in service.
Improvisation & Prophetic Worship. Our Worship Team is actively engaged during times of corporate prayer before the sermon, and individual prayer at the end of service. The ability to flow with the Holy Spirit is essential. It is one of our core values as
Former experience as a Worship Leader/Band Director. You will be expected to communicate your desires to the rest of the worship team in a clear, concise manner, using relevant musical lexicon.
Emotional health. We are a drama-free church. Your lifestyle must be a reflection of your commitment to Jesus, both inside and outside the four walls of the church.
Spiritual health. Seek the Scriptures for inspiration, and pray without ceasing.
Teachability. Every member of the worship team is expected to trust and respond to the leading of our Worship Director and Pastors.
- Highly Desired:
·Songwriting ability. We are a church that seeks to produce our own, original music. Please note that songwriting ability is a plus, and is not required.
·Currently living in or around the Tri-State Area (New York, New Jersey and CT).