Pastor of Worship at Greenwood Baptist Church
Midland, Texas

Pastor of Worship Position Status: Full-Time

Pay Structure: Salary - Exempt About Greenwood Baptist Church

Greenwood Baptist Church mission exists to make disciples who share Christ and serve families. Our church seeks to be a Christ-centered family that grows culture shaping Christians.

Position Summary

This is a salaried position with the primary responsibilities for the overall spiritual direction of the worship ministries.

The Worship Leader will plan, prepare for, and lead music during worship service that connects the congregation and proclaims the uncompromised message of the Gospel.


Major Responsibilities


Be a Christian and maintain a growing relationship with Jesus Christ
Be a regular and active member of Greenwood Baptist Church, Midland, TX
Be an example of Christian honesty and integrity; represent our Lord and His Church in a
worthy manner
Display a Christ-like approach and lifestyle, praying regularly for the members in the church and
Pray and support the Lead Pastor and other GBC staff as well as meet with the Lead Pastor weekly
Participate and contribute to GBC staff and church meetings
Perform all other duties as assigned by the Lead Pastor
Be in agreement with and follow the GBC Constitution, By-laws, and Doctrinal beliefs


Primary Worship Responsibilities:


Oversee all worship and musical elements for the church and lead with excellence
Manage and coordinate scheduling of musicians, worship team, tech team, and others through
the planning schedule app
Identify, invite, mentor, and empower leaders to be a part of the worship team
Assist the Lead Pastor in scheduling and implementing worship services
Keep the church forward thinking as it relates to worship and technology
Integrate discipleship components into the worship environment and worship team training
process by using the worship ministry as a vehicle to make disciples
Organize and lead weekly rehearsals and equip others to lead in one’s absence
Direct weekly rehearsal with the praise team that both prepares for a quality Worship
experience on Sunday, introducing new music to the congregation, and gathering input from the
praise team in song selections
Recruit, schedule, and train new praise team members
Work with prospective praise team members to match their abilities to the needs of the team
Ensure that the sound system is working properly and ready before the start of service
Develop a working checklist for all equipment and devices being used for services to ensure all
functions are operating as desired and shall be understood by any and all personnel involved
with such
Manage all administrative duties related to the praise team including schedules
Ensure the praise team’s attire is professional and presentable to the congregation
Collaborate, prepare, and manage the Worship ministry budget
Be available and in attendance for committee meetings as needed and scheduled
Ensure communication outlets and needs from all staff members are being met, including being
available for any special meetings so as to make certain programs and events are publicized
effectively and in a timely manner
Meet and support GBC staff regularly regarding ministry needs for multi-media services

including content needs and scheduling accuracy during services

Serve and oversee the audio, visual, and photography elements for all worship services
Annually review and evaluate policies and procedures for operating audio and video equipment,
including making necessary improvements
Create a control sheet for all sound, stage, lighting, and production equipment
Create a standard operating procedure for each role and train the team accordingly
Serve and oversee set-up of any field production services for events as needed
Assist, organize, and strengthen staff to establish a creative, contemporary, and compelling
multi-media ministry for use during services
Recruit, train, organize, and strengthen volunteers to run sound, computer, and video production
during services along with routine educational seminars to keep refreshed and minimize issues
Produce and assist in creating promotional announcements in partnership with all ministries
including still and motion graphics, message openers, etc. to be viewed during services as well
as video media for special events and advertisements
Oversee stage lighting during worship services/events, including understanding light computer
programming and implement engaging and creative stage designs using sets and dynamic
lighting for special events
Monitor and oversee live streaming of video via web and social media for Sunday morning
services and archive video for online use

• Monitor and maintain all audio/visual equipment; recommend upgrades and maintenance to maximize performance and utilization of the ministry resources


Other Expectations


Work collaboratively with other GBC staff to build and maintain a strong team
A positive approach in accomplishing the tasks of serving and supporting all ministries of GBC
Relational with a desire to volunteer in the community
All other duties as assigned by the Lead Pastor and Personnel Committee
Participate in seminars and other continuing education opportunities for personal and ministerial


Skills and Qualifications


Evident relationship and belief in God and His church
Uphold 1 Tim 3 1-7
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills accompanied
Skilled in vocal and instrumental direction
Quality singing voice and engaging stage presence
Competent in general music theory
Proficient in the musical instruments being used in services
Prefer experience with sound equipment being used in services including, but not limited to, Pro

Presenter 7, Planning Center, building chord charts, Multi Tracks App, ChartBuilder App, and

other software, sound systems (PreSonus Studio Live 32), video projection, and lighting

Preferred prior knowledge in social media, marketing, and website management
Excellent organizational and supervisory skills
Team player with good relational skills and a passion to unite all members of the praise team
Ability to recruit and coach potential praise team members
Positive and upbeat attitude
Availability to work extended hours and weekends as well as short notice

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Greenwood Baptist Church
10909 Farm to Market 307
Midland, Texas 79706


Greenwood Baptist Church
+1 432-682-4188
[email protected]


Midland, Texas
Job type
Full Time
Pay rate
Ordained position
Exempt status
Church Ministry