Employment (Churches)

Worship Pastor/Director

Community Bible Church, Folsom, California

This gifted individual will lead the church family in their worship and prayer lives.

Ministry description

We are prayerfully looking for a godly servant who would lead our church family in seeking and worshiping God. Psalm 96:2: “Ascribe to the Lord the glory due His name; worship the Lord in the splendor of His holiness.”

Qualifications

Heart

  • A heart that desires above all things, the glory of God.
  • Has a consistent prayer life. Believes that prayer trumps program. A character of genuine humility and godly confidence.
  • Team player.
  • Teachable and submits to authority.
  • A mature and reproducing walk with Christ.
  • Active in sharing Christ with the lost.
  • In agreement with Community Bible's Statement of Faith.

Skill

  • Skilled and proven experience in leading a worship music team.
  • Ability to read and write music.
  • Proficient with Planning Center Online, Pro Presenter and Ableton.
  • Music degree preferable.
  • Ability to organize and plan all aspects of corporate worship.
  • Ability to pastor God’s people with proven skill and a heart of love.

Experience

  • Meets the qualifications of an elder according to I Tim 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6- 9.
  • College graduate.
  • At least one year of biblical and theological training.
  • A demonstrated giftedness to lead God’s people in seeking Him. At least one year of experience.
  • Worships often in private. Has learned the discipline of worship.

Responsibilities

  • Lead two Sunday morning worship services—a blended service with hymns and praise choruses, and a contemporary service of new and present-day songs of worship.
  • Assist in leading a midweek monthly time of all church praise and prayer.
  • Assist in leading all church prayer summits (retreats, 2-3 days of seeking God in prayer).
  • Prepare worship media for church services.
  • Lead the worship team as both a director and pastor.
  • Responsible for the recruiting, scheduling, developing and discipling of the worship team and future worship leaders.
  • Provide direction and recruits for the tech/sound team.
  • Provide direction and oversight of worship for children and youth.
  • Oversees music equipment and prepares facilities for a worshipful atmosphere.
  • Give leadership and direction to the Sunday Morning Connection Team (greeters, ushers, coffee/refreshments team members).
  • Mentor a small group of men in their walk with the Lord.
  • Commitment to faithfully pray on behalf of the church.
  • Participate regularly in staff prayer and planning meetings.
  • Meet regularly with the senior pastor for discipleship, prayer and ministry development.
  • Once a year, participate/assist in leading a short-term mission trip.
  • Work alongside staff in reaching the lost of our community for Christ.
  • Takes on other pastoral responsibilities as senior pastor and elders assign. Directly responsible to the senior pastor.

How to apply

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  1. Send cover letter and resume/Curriculum Vitae to clark@cbcfolsom.com. Please include references as well.
  2. Video/audio clip of you leading a worship service (you may also include a website).
  3. Also, please read the article written a few years ago that expresses our heart for a worship leader.
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