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Associate Pastor of Worship + (Pick 1!)

East Pickens Baptist Church

Pickens, SC

Category: Worship Leader, Music Minister, Worship Pastor

Posted on: January 16, 2016

Job Description:

East Pickens Baptist Church is searching for an associate pastor to lead our church in the areas of worship and technology. EPBC features a Country (think Rascal Flatts worship) and a Contemporary worship service each Sunday morning. We don't need "just a song leader." We need a pastor who will shepherd multiple bands while adding creative elements to our dynamic worship services. We also need a Mac guy who understands how important technology and audio/video enhances the ministry of the church. Possible secondary responsibilities (choose one!) could be: Celebrate Recovery, Outreach, or Connection/ Discipleship.

-Lead, by example, the disciplined Christian life exhibited by a positive attitude, a vibrant personal devotional life, healthy family relationships, personal evangelism, and a love for Jesus.
-Recruit, develop, mentor and schedule volunteers to a_noemailplish the work of the ministries entrusted to this position.
-Cultivate an atmosphere of camaraderie, and teamwork with everyone involved in the ministry.
-Be a catalyst for_noemailmunity change and outreach through East Pickens.
-Undergird the simple purposes of East Pickens in all he does: Worship, Connect, Serve, and Share.
-Be willing to be a team player and help with other ministry areas, as needed.
-Set the example of servant leadership by leading in a way that demonstrates humility and the willingness to do what he asks others to do.
-Set the example of excellence by doing his best and expecting the best from everyone else.
-Plant deep roots through intentional relationships and family participation in the other activities at East Pickens.
-Participate in regularly scheduled staff meetings and staff development activities.
-Develop the annual budgets for the ministries you oversee.
-Pastor the people within the direct influence of your ministry.
-Provide pastoral care, as scheduled, including on-call weekends.

-Organize and oversee the regular weekly worship services of the church under the supervision of, and in cooperation with, the Senior Pastor.
-Coordinate, resource, and supervise the various ministry teams required to make the music/arts ministries effective at East Pickens (video, sound, lighting, praise band(s), interpretive movement, choirs, technology, etc.).
-Work with the Senior Pastor to develop creative worship opportunities throughout the year.
-Schedule and oversee the necessary practices and other preparation meetings for the music/arts ministry teams to be effective.
-Seek to expand the team to include a mass choir occasionally, more worship bands, and more creative arts involvement.
-Oversee and resource the children's and student music ministries.

--Oversee the development, upkeep, planning, and expansion of the_noemailputer_noemailwork and tech needs of the church and the church office. (Ex: office_noemailputers, audio systems, streaming video, presentation_noemailputers for worship, lighting system, etc.)
-Work with the Communications Ministry Assistant to provide an excellent online presence for the church.
-Manage the Tech Team for worship services

Possible Secondary Ministry Responsibilities (Pick 1!)

1) Discipleship/Connection
-Oversee the adult connection ministries of East Pickens, including Sunday School, small groups, and Home Group ministries.
-Oversee any curriculum, scheduling, training, and_noemailanizational structures of all the connection ministries.
-Insure the doctrinal integrity of everything taught under the banner of East Pickens Baptist Church.

2) Outreach
Food Pantry
-Coordinate the monthly Food Pantry Ministry
-Manage the leadership team of the food pantry
-Recruit, encourage, and empower volunteers for the Food Pantry
-Establish the needed supply of food resources to give away each month
-Keep up_noemailpliance needs of Golden Harvest and other food resources
-Coordinate the monthly worship service associated with the Food Pantry
-Make the Food Pantry ministry better through innovative ideas and systems improvement

Mission Pickens
-Organize and resource the weekly outreach ministry of the church. (Wednesday night door-to-door within a 5 mile radius of the church by the year 2020)
-Plan for the expansion of the Outreach ministry to include creative ways to reach our_noemailmunity with the Gospel.

3) Celebrate Recovery
-Another possibility is overseeing a Celebrate Recovery ministry that will be starting in 2016.

Send resumes and video links showing worship leadership to jduncanhouse@gmail_noemail

Position Information:

Job Title:
Associate Pastor of Worship + (Pick 1!)
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Worship Leader, Music Minister, Worship Pastor
Organization Type:
Baptist - SBC
Worship Style:
Church Size:
500 - 750

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
East Pickens Baptist Church
Contact Name:
Jamie Duncan
East Pickens Baptist Church
2244 Gentry Memorial Hwy
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