Community of Faith Church West Linn, OR Posted: May 26, 2023
Community of Faith Church is a Bible-believing, mission-driven congregation affiliated with Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ (LCMC) and the North American Lutheran Church (NALC). Our purpose is to make devoted followers of Jesus, so others may come to know, love, serve and proclaim Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.
Purpose The worship leader plays an important role in calling the congregation into worship through music and sustaining a worshipful atmosphere by selecting songs/hymns that will add depth and meaning to the message.
Duties and Responsibilities Coordinate with the lead pastor to plan music for Sunday worship that supports the message. Select music that enhances congregational participation Select hymns for the 9 am traditional service Select songs for the contemporary 10:30 am service Prepare lyric slides using ProPresenter software Rehearse and prepare music for worship services Develop a worship team Lead worship music for two services on Sunday mornings (one service June – August) Lead worship music at special worship services during holiday seasons and special occasions
Faith Criteria Strong personal faith in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior (Romans 10:9-10) Is in harmony with Community of Faith's statement of belief and mission
Personal Criteria Exhibits integrity, honesty (Prov. 15:9) and humility (Psalm 25:9) Displays good people skills (Matt. 22:37-40) Is energetic and vibrant Is self-directed and self-motivated Is dependable Has knowledge of the Lutheran tradition and music (or are willing to learn) Must pass background check
Professional Criteria A four-year college/university degree in a music-related field preferred Has record of experience with, and passion for, both contemporary and traditional music Possesses musical and vocal skills to lead worship Exhibits outstanding organizational and communication skills
Reports To Lead pastor
Hours and Benefits This is a part-time position, paid by the service Benefits in accordance with the Employee Handbook
To apply, please send a cover letter and resume' to Laura Heidgerken at firstname.lastname@example.org. A sample of you leading worship would be greatly appreciated.
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