Part-time Worship Leader

Russellville Baptist Church

Job Description

Position Description:

This position is appropriate for a lay person or a college student who can work with traditional music and hymns. The worship leader should be a skilled vocalist with a heart to serve and worship our Lord. The worship leader works under the direction and in partnership with the Pastor.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Most important, must be a Christian and committed to an ongoing, growing relationship with Jesus Christ and actively pursuing being like Christ in every area of life.
  • Must follow all guidelines/policies set forth by the church.
  • Have a desire to lead worship in a church setting and be focused on teaching and encouraging worship within the church.
  • Exhibit humility and a teachable spirit, as appropriate for a leader.
  • Select appropriate music, encourage singing and music, engage with and build a choir, manage a pianist or instrumentalist, and create worship services with the pastor.
  • Understand or be willing to learn a worship service application, such as EasyWorship.
  • Pass a criminal, financial, and sexual misconduct background check.
  • Work with a range of people types and communicate sensitively with others.
  • Listen effectively and to communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing.
  • Play the piano or guitar, preferably.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead the congregational worship during Sunday morning service.
  • Work with the Pastor in planning worship services and special events.
  • Work with available vocalists and instrumentalists through preparation and rehearsals.
  • Maintain the church music library and inventory of musical instruments, equipment, and other required supplies.
  • Coordinate with the worship tech ministry to ensure song lyrics, microphones, worship displays, videos, and other worship elements are in place and working properly.
  • Attend staff meetings, business meetings, and other events as available and as requested by the pastor.

About Russellville Baptist Church

Russellville Baptist Church is a small, historic church with rich history, located in the heart of the Middle Georgia countryside. We are a 20-minute drive from Macon, Forsyth, Barnesville and Interstate 75. We are a Bible-based and Gospel-centered congregation.

Experience Required
1-5 years


Education Required
High School Diploma

Date Posted
2 months ago
Forsyth, Georgia

Baptist: SBC

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