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Worship Director | Citylight Lincoln Church

Job type: Full-time

Category: Worship Ministry

Location: Lincoln, NE Post Date: July 26, 2017


The Worship Director's primarily role is to shepherd our church in what it looks like to worship Jesus with every aspect of our lives. We want a worship leader that leads worship on & off stage. Someone that's gifted musically, passionately pursuing Jesus, and deeply cares for people. We want our church to be a singing church!

Citylight Lincoln Church is a year old church plant in Lincoln, Nebraska that's part of a family of churches through the midwest. Our church has grown faster than we could've expected! So, we're enjoying Jesus' grace and praying that God would transform our church from a bigger church to healthy church. We have around 700 people in our weekly worship gatherings that consist of a diversity of age, race, ethnicity, economic status, and background all united under His Gospel! Our mission is to glorify God by multiplying Jesus-centered disciples and churches. We deeply need someone to shepherd our church in musical worship!



  • Lead our church in Gospel-centered singing and a life of worship
  • Lead our church in how to passionately engage Jesus through music, song, and different elements of worship.
  • Plan, lead, and direct our Sunday worship gatherings
  • Surface, develop, and send out Jesus-loving worship leaders
  • Have a deep and intimate relationship with Jesus


As a coach, we would expect this person to develop leaders and teams by discipling, training, and resourcing them.Meet regularly with volunteers for the purpose of developing them as leaders.Develop a leadership structure that encourages leadership duplication across all creative areas (music, video, tech, etc.).Develop worship leaders that want to develop worship leaders.


We don't just want a musician. We want a theologian that loves the Bible, cares about learning more about God, and works to display the Gospel through every effort for the glory of JesusWe would love for our worship director to help teach and carrying a theological guiding position through teaching, transitions, and trainings.The songs chosen can't be just because they sound fun and good, but that they clearly represent the living God. We want a deep concern for biblically true and accurate songs. Artists we enjoy are King's Kaleidescope, Citizens, Shane and Shane, Austin Stone, Elevation Worship, and Hillsong.


As a catalyst, we would expect this person to be stimulating new creative ways for our church family to engage Jesus.Able to be highly engaging as a worship leaderChampion the worship and creative arts ministry on weekends and in staff interactions.Invest in the local community of creatives and musicians.


As a planner, we would expect this person to manage volunteer teams as well as current and future staff positions and interns.Responsible for ensuring that ProPresenter slides are entered and ready to go.Develop and manage a worship and creative arts budget.


This person must be a leader of leaders. They will have a proven track record of multiplying themselves through the training and coaching of others. Musically, they should be highly proficient on at least one instrument, preferably guitar and be able to confidently lead vocally. As a staff leader, they will share our vision of planting new churches.Key skills include:The ability to effectively train others to lead worship.The ability to relate well to a wide variety of people.The ability to translate creative ideas into action.The ability to recruit and train volunteers.The ability to manage a budget.

How to apply


Attach: Resume & Video samples of you leading worship