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Worship Leader

Posted by: Clay Mitchell

Posted date: Jun-30-2016

Location: Fergus Falls

The Naz – Fergus Falls First Church of the Nazarene Fergus Falls, MN



Tim Baker, Executive Pastor; Working most closely with Clay Mitchell, Lead Pastor.



Planning and implementation of engaging, Spirit-led weekend worship services that point people to Jesus Christ.

     Maintain an authentic and growing walk with Jesus Christ through the ongoing spiritual disciplines of Bible reading, prayer, and accountability with a mentor.

     Spend time developing relationships with lost people so as to be personally effective in pursuing the Great Commission and leading the church to do the same.

     Develop humility through teamwork to communicate effectively, resolve conflicts and above all, commit to one another to champion the mission, vision and values of The Naz

     Love God, Invite Others, Grow Together

    1. Authenticity 2. Relationships 3. Growth
4. Serving
5. Teamwork

• Facilitate and Celebrate the Win - Host a warm and genuine experience from parking lot to parking lot, resulting in everyone taking the next step.




     Overall vision for music and worship leader for services

     Direction, support and development of worship team and their skills

     Spiritual direction, support, encouragement of all team members

     Volunteer Assimilation of all teams with scheduling and communication

     Create and maintain service schedules through Planning Center and print off 
schedules for the booth for each service. 

     Prepare and organize weekly rehearsals with the worship and tech teams – 
Includes: identifying the song set, what keys are best, the flow and transitions between each song, and assigning the different parts to each team member. 

     Manage the song list in Planning Center to properly and optimally prepare all team members for rehearsal – this includes maintaining the different keys, videos, and media files for any given song.


Develop, Equip and Train to create a quality product:

     Sound Team

     Lights Team

     Video Team

     Guide video recording of service

     Edit and finalize recording for website and upload TV broadcast

     Coordinate video elements for all ministries


     Develop and oversee the Creative Team that will brain storm and execute the 
creative pieces of all sermon series; with a major focus quarterly. 

     Implement all themes, titles and staging at a team level


     Oversee creation of all communication materials related to worship services 
(bulletins, invites, sermon notes, videos, slides, etc.) 

     Oversee Social media communication

     Provide vision and direction for the look, feel and content of The Naz website


     Attend staff meetings

     Oversee and be accountable for the worship team budget

     Arrange availability for special events, services, weddings and funerals

     Support and assist with musical needs in all ministry areas


     Music Ministry Degree

     Minimum 1-2 year internship or experience

     District licensed or pursuing ordination in the Church of the Nazarene

     Planning Center, Pro Presenter 6 Specialist

     Strong organizational skills with attention to details

     High leadership and administrative gifting and self-motivated.

     High level of relational skills and possess a team building spirit; including leading 
and collaborating with staff, musicians and volunteers 

Position Information
Organization Name Only members can view this field.
Location Fergus Falls
District Prairie Lakes
State/Province Minnesota
Position Title Worship Leader
Position Classification Worship & Arts
PositionType Full-time
Deadline for Applications Aug-01-2016
Contact Information
Contact Preference Calls and Emails are welcome.
First & Last Name Clay Mitchell
Title Lead Pastor
Phone 218-736-2764
Email cmitchell@ffnaz.org