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Minister of Music/Musician

Minister of Music/Musician

New Life United Methodist Church (Tallahassee) seeks a Minister of Music/Musician to coordinate and engage the congregation in spirit-filled praise and worship. They work closely with the Pastor and Praise Team to bring this about by selecting and arranging music, teaching and leading the Praise team, and by being a practicing Christian in good standing with the church, or an active, registered member of another church body. They agree to comply with all policies, handbooks, rules and regulations of New Life United Methodist Church (NLUMC). They also agree to exemplify Christian principles in a manner consistent with NLUMC.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Oversee the music ministry of the Church
  • Schedule and direct weekly and special rehearsals that educate and engage the talents of all members of the Praise Team
  • In conjunction with the Pastor and Praise Team, choose/select music and songs with sermon topics and seasonal themes and lead congregational singing and worship
  • Recruit new members for the music ministry/Praise Team
  • Play music during worship, rehearsal and special events
  • With the oversight of the Administrative Council, maintain musical instruments and arrange for tuning and upkeep

·         Understanding and competencies in a variety of musical genres

·         Ability to plan, organize and lead the musical and worship development of the music ministry

·         Exhibits spiritual gifts of servanthood, organization, discernment, giving, faith and ministering to others through music.

·         Understands biblical stewardship and management of church resources

·         Attention to detail and ability to lead others in a Godly, loving way

·         Ability to work with diverse individuals and ministry teams

Contact: Dr. Gwendolyn Dixon - Chairperson, Staff Parish Relations Committee

Location: New Life United Methodist Church

Address: Tallahassee FL

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