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Worship Pastor

Job type: Full-time

Category: Worship Ministry

Location: Houghton, MI Post Date: July 31, 2017

Overview

Evangel Baptist Church is a growing church in Houghton, MI located on the Keweenaw Peninsula. Evangel averages 400 people per weekend. The congregation is primarily young families, students, and professionals. Evangel's mission is "Living the Good News in the Copper Country. Sharing the Good News with the world." The Worship Director will contribute to this mission by connecting people to God through music, worship, and the arts. Our typical weekly music selection includes songs by Hillsong, Jesus Culture, Elevation Worship, The Citizens, David Crowder Band, modernized hymns, and more.

Description

WORSHIP LEADER-

REPORTS TO: LEAD PASTOR

RELATES CLOSELY WITH: LEAD PASTOR / PASTOR / EVANGEL STAFF

PROVIDES OVERSIGHT TO: TBD

Personal Qualifications:

  • Growing relationship with Christ
  • Spiritual and emotional maturity
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead worship / music at Sunday services in coordination with Senior Pastor
  • Oversee weekly band rehearsal and build relationships / disciple team members
  • Schedule volunteers / musicians (Planning Center Online)
  • Supervise Tech Team (audio, visual, lights, media)
  • Recruit and develop new worship team members / volunteers
  • Attend required weekly meetings (staff meeting, etc)
  • Plan special services (Good Friday, Christmas Eve, etc)
  • Manage worship budget

Secondary Responsibilities:

  • Local and global outreach – develop long term relationships with short term missions
  • Oversee local efforts to reach community
  • Oversee Chinese Fellowship (70 plus) – support leadership

Other Beneficial Skills (not required):

  • Marketing / Digital and Print Communications
  • Graphic Design (Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator)
  • Website Development / Maintenance
  • Video Editing (Adobe Premiere Pro, iMovie)
  • Pastoral Care / Counseling
  • Preaching / Teaching
  • Children's ministry

THE TOWN: Evangel Baptist Church is a growing church in Houghton, MI located on the Keweenaw Peninsula, bordered by Lake Superior. Houghton made the Outside Magazine list of great places to live close to nature. The summers are gorgeous. The nearby Lake Superior coast provides many stunning hiking and biking trails. With 200" of snow each year Houghton is also ideal for winter recreation.

THE CHURCH: Evangel averages 400 people per weekend. The congregation is primarily young families, students, and professionals. We are purposeful about community. Evangel meets people where they are. We provide programs for children, youth, MOPs, women, men, college students, Chinese fellowship, Korean fellowship, internationals, and many others. We desire to respectfully, graciously, and patiently help each other process the good news of Jesus that changes lives.

THE JOB: Evangel's mission is "Living the Good News in the Copper Country. Sharing the Good News with the world." The Worship Director will contribute to this mission by connecting people to God through music, worship,and the arts. Our typical weekly music selection includes songs by Hillsong, Jesus Culture, Elevation Worship, The Citizens, David Crowder Band, modernized hymns, and more.

How to apply

TO APPLY CONTACT: OFFICE@EVANGELBAPTIST.ORG