Worship / Young Adult Pastor

First Church of the Open Bible

Freeport, IL 61032

Denomination: Pentecostal

Category: Worship Leader

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Salary: $40,000 - 50,000

Posted on: March 22, 2022

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Are you passionate about leading people into the presence of God through Worship? Do you also have a passion to impact the "Forgotten Generation" (ages 18-35) for Jesus Christ? Well, First Church of the Open Bible in Freeport, IL may be where God is calling you. A full-time position is available now. Experience leading worship in a Pentecostal church and building worship teams preferred. A heart for establishing a vibrant Young Adult ministry is also preferred. Competitive full-time salary package with moving expenses covered.

This person will be a Shepherd to those serving in the Worship Ministry. They will work to develop a church wide worship culture that can help to elevate the worship experience. They should know how to steward a moment when the church is together for worship. The right leader will be skilled musically and know how to develop those around them bringing out the best in them as worshipers.

This person will be a Shepherd to those in the Young Adult Ministry. We desire to build a Young Adult ministry (ages 18-35) to minister to the challenges and provide community for what has been called "The Forgotten Generation." A generation that loves technology but often longs for the missing community in their life. The ability to disciple and build community is vital in this role. There is a base of young adults involved in the church who would be thrilled to be apart of your launch team.

First Church of the Open Bible is an Open Bible church (www.openbible.org) in a town of around 23,000 with a low cost of living but centrally located to many great options for shopping, entertainment, outdoor activities and good food. As full-time church staff, this candidate would also be involved with light duties in the church school during the week. Full tuition is also available for your children as an added benefit to this position.

First Church of the Open Bible in Freeport, IL celebrates a culture built over time. This culture embraces staff unity, collaboration, honesty and trust. In light of this, the team understands the value of longevity and the commitment to go the distance. Credibility and relational equity with people is developed over time. This is a church where Pastors have a history of long stays and testifies to the stability and security of staff positions. We desire staff that become "family" and embrace our love for the people and town of Freeport, IL.

Interested? Please provide a resume, cover letter sharing your heart and link to videos of you leading in worship to derricks@oblc.cc

If you need further information please call Pastor Derrick Strickland at (970) 888-0367. 

About First Church of the Open Bible:

The First Church of the Open Bible is located in beautiful northeren Illinois in the town of Freeport, IL. It is an Open Bible Church.Virtually identical to the Assemblies of God and Foursquare in doctrine and practice, Open Bible Churches are an alternative association of autonomous evangelical Pentecostal churches called to be a vital organ in the Body of Christ. First Church has a strong history and positive reputation in Freeport. IL a city of 23,000. This congregation is committed to being a place where people can "Believe. Belong. and Become." The church also provides a successful Child Care and Elementary School. 

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Worship / Young Adult Pastor
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Derrick Strickland
3800 W. Stephenson St.
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