Minister of Worship and Music
First Baptist Church
First Baptist Church Monahans is seeking a dynamic Minister of Worship and Music. The desired candidate should have a strong, vibrant faith in Jesus Christ. The candidate will have a pastoral heart, strong leadership and relational skills.
The Minister of Worship and Music should have a passion for leading people in worship utilizing modern and traditional worship songs and styles.
The ideal candidate will have excellent vocal skills and an instrumental background. The Minister of Worship and Music will plan weekly worship services in cooperation with the Senior Pastor, music staff, and appropriate volunteers. Our church has a flexible worship service with room for the candidate to be creative in coordination with the pastor. The individual will also coordinate and lead rehearsals. First Baptist currently has a worship team that includes piano, bass, acoustic guitar, drums, and vocalists. The church does have an organist that plays when appropriate to the musical selections. We have various adult ensembles, childrens choirs, and a handbell choir. Salary Package $55,000-60,000 DOE.
Monahans is located on Interstate 20 within a 45-minute drive of the Odessa-Midland area. The population is 9,000-plus with an additional-5000 plus in the county and is supported, primarily, by an active oil and gas industry.
Monahans has an award-winning school district that just passed a $14-million-dollar bond for building and renovation. Monahans High School football is a community event every Friday night of the fall, and the school has excellent band and choral programs.
Monahans has strong medical facilities that include the Ward County Hospital and multiple clinics. The quality of life in Monahans is enhanced by 2 gyms, a CrossFit Box, a multiple-purpose complex at the school which includes racquetball, swimming, and a weight room, an 18-hole golf course, the Sandhills State Park, and close proximity to all shopping needs.