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Associate Pastor of Worship & Families

Job type: Full-time

Category: Associate/Executive Pastor

Location: Elizabethton, TN Post Date: August 02, 2017


Oak Street Baptist Church (SBC)

Average Attendance: 130-140


The Associate Pastor of Worship & Families is expected to 1) be a committed follower of Jesus Christ, 2) meet the biblical qualifications for pastoral ministry, 3) be in agreement with OSBC's beliefs and values, 4) be a model of servant leadership for the church, 5) be a good team player with strong interpersonal skills, 6) domonstrate a love for students and their families, 7) be able to lead a blended worship service.

While not necessary, experience in ministry and formal theological education are advantages.


Worship Ministry Responsibilities:

1) Plan, in conjuction with the lead pastor, weekly worship services and lead the corporate worship of the church

2) Direct the vocalists and musicians of the church by conducting regular rehearsals and leading them during worship services

3) Lead & train the members of OSBC's tech team to ensure that audio & visual elements of corporate worship services are functioning properly

4) Plan & direct special/seasonal musical events in conjunction with the lead pastor

5) Identify & develop members to serve as vocalists, musicians, and tech team members

Family Ministry Responsibilities:1) Oversee the student ministry of the church including Sunday School, Wednesday night gatherings, and special events

2) Recruit and lead a team of student ministry volunteers

3) Lead the Wednesday night student gatherings

4) Communicate regularly with parents regarding updates and announcements for the student ministry

5) Plan periodic special events for the student ministry (retreats, camps, conferences, etc.)

6) Provide direction and leadership to our children's ministry by recruiting workers/teachers and working alongside volunteer leaders (Nursery Director, AWANA Director, VBS Director, etc.)

7) Implement and/or review child protection policies and procedures and train our volunteers as needed

8) Provide parenting and family worship resources for families in the church

General Pastoral Ministry:

1) Preach occasionally

2) Visitation & Counseling

3) Meet weekly with other staff

4) Perform other duties as directed by the lead pastor

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