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Creative Arts Pastor

Job type: Full-time

Category: Worship Ministry

Location: Collierville, TN Post Date: March 28, 2017

Overview

We're looking for someone who's pastorally inclined, theologically reformed, liturgically minded, hymnally literate, and musically adept in the folk/Americana genre to lead in our gathered worship and culture making endeavors.

Description

St. Patrick Worship Mandates:

  • Ever-increasing truth, goodness, and beauty (excellence) in our services.
  • Producing cultural goods that celebrate God's story through St. Patrick.

The Creative Arts Assistant Pastor is:

Creative (15 hours)

  • Engages and empowers the artistic community within St Patrick toward fresh expressions of the liturgy
  • Meets with pastor(s) once per month to plan out creative engagement according to the upcoming liturgical season.
  • Curates the congregational repertoire with special attention to not only theological orthodoxy, but also cultural contextualization.
  • Oversees and coordinates communication media and design for gatherings
  • Writes, arranges and teaches new songs

Pastoral (15 hours)

  • Makes disciples through instruction, immersion, and imitation, especially in
  • the areas of Worship/Tech and Youth/Young adults
  • Provides the primary pastoral presence in student ministry, guiding areas of
  • teaching, counseling, and leader development
  • Recruits, trains, and deploys and reviews artistic/technical personnel
  • Pursues personal growth in spiritual, emotional, and professional areas
  • Maintains the qualifications of a deacon, pursue elder track

Administrative (5 hours)

  • Selects songs and schedules musicians via Planning Center for each Sunday by the 15th of each month for the following month, including special and communion music.
  • Confirms all musicians confirmed by Tuesday of each week.
  • Ensures that music is prepared and chorded

Professional (5 hours)

  • Is well-rehearsed and polished as a performer
  • Conducts weekday rehearsal to prepare artists
  • Arrives at least 90 minutes prior to services to prepare for worship.
  • Initiates with scheduled A/V personnel to ensure technical accuracy and excellence.

How to apply

Visit our website to learn more about our family's story.

Email josh@stpatrickpres.com with resume, creative portfolio, and video of you leading worship.