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Worship Pastor

Job type: Full-time

Category: Worship Ministry

Location: Bellflower, CA Post Date: July 31, 2017


Bethel Grace Baptist Church is seeking a staff person to provide leadership in the ministry of worship. The music ministry of Bethel Grace will be designed for a wide audience, bringing the generations together in Christ for unified worship. God has blessed Bethel Grace with a wide variety of musical ability. To help people know and worship God, we desire a theologically rich music ministry drawing upon the powerful hymns of the past and the refreshing praise songs of today.



* Collaborate regularly with Senior Pastor to plan and implement Sunday worship services.

* Lead music at Sunday AM services personally and with the development of other leaders.

* Oversee all elements of weekly music ministry including song selection, musicians, vocalists, etc.

* Encourage and develop praise team(s) weekly for worship services.

* Oversee choir ministry for regular Sunday involvement and seasonal events.

* Ensure seamless transitions in the worship service by planning the movement from each element to the next and accordingly preparing all who participate in the worship service.

* Oversee the preparation of quality visual-aids to enhance the worship experience.

* Equip and encourage greeters and ushers to provide friendly assistance to all attending and visiting our church.

* Coordinate people for all technical support required for worship services including but not limited to sound and lighting.

* Help plan and participate in holiday services (Good Friday, Easter, Thanksgiving Eve and Christmas Eve)* Develop special musical events each year for evangelism or edification.

* Oversee the various music ministries of the church (kids choir, etc) with the support of lay leaders.

* Provide pastoral care to the people of Bethel Grace, especially those involved in music ministry.

* Maintain database of songs ensuring legal compliance on copyrights and permission. * Provide musical elements of weddings, funerals and other special occasions as requested.

* Maintain weekly office hours and bring positive contribution to church staff meetings.

* Work effectively with administrative assistant to help carry out responsibilities.


* The Spirit's gifting to lead people into worship by focusing their attention on God

* A man of Christ-like character, pastoral love, and devotion to God's Word

* Heartfelt agreement with the Bethel Grace statement of faith (see website)

* Relational ability and healthy teambuilding skills

* Humility to pursue ministry input, feedback and evaluation

* Strong vocal/instrumental skills to lead congregational praise

* Leadership experience in multi-staff local church environment

* Musical experience with choral music ministry and contemporary worship teams

* A grasp on audio/visual technology

* Appreciation for a wide variety of musical styles

* Ability to carefully plan and maintain a budget


* 3/4 time (30 hrs/week)

* Holiday & Vacation Time

* Health Benefits


* Highly committed to the centrality of Scripture, the purity of the Gospel, and the majesty of Christ

* Interested in honoring God with a plurality of musical styles and instruments

* Affiliated with the Pacific Church Network (Conservative Baptist Association of Southern California)

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