Taylorville Christian Church, Taylorville, IL - Worship Minister

Taylorville Christian Church

TCC is a 54-year-old congregation of 350 which continues to have a growing, productive ministry. Taylorville is a town of 10,000 and is located in central Illinois within easy driving distance of Springfield and Decatur.

Church Information

Church/Organization Employee Average Attendance Location
Taylorville Christian Church 360 Taylorville, IL USA

Contact Information

link   Taylorville Christian Church

Steve Basham
mail   worship.search@taylorvillechristian.com
phone   (217 )824-6621

1124 North Webster Street
Taylorville, IL 62568

Position Information

Position Category Position Title Position Type Weekly Hours
Worship/Music Worship Minister Paid Full-Time 30-40+

Job Summary

Purpose: The Worship Minister will develop and lead an engaging, creative, and high quality worship ministry at Taylorville Christian Church. Strategy. 

The Worship Minister will fulfill this purpose with the following strategy: Plan the contemporary worship experience in conjunction with the direction of the Lead Minister. Plan and lead weekly rehearsals for the worship band. Prepare high quality media presentations for the blended and contemporary worship services. Lead the contemporary worship service. Coordinate the allocation of worship resources. Lead Creative Worship Team. Recruit and train volunteers for the technical needs of worship services including audio, video, and lighting. Provide technical volunteers for other services including funerals and special events. Recruit and train volunteers for communion meditation, preparation, and serving. Maintain the monthly schedule for these roles. Work with the Communications Director to communicate worship themes digitally and in print. Work with the Technology Ministry Team to plan and maintain needed audio, video, and lighting technology. Oversee video recording for the various ministry needs of the church. Devote forty hours/week to this strategy. Work under the supervision of the Lead Minister.

Other ministry duties: Participate as a team member with the ministerial staff in big events in the life of the church. Participate in pastoral care duties along with other ministers, including hospital visits, home visits, and telephone calls to members in particular need. 

Job Description

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Applicant Requirements

Taylorville Christian Church (www.taylorvillechristian.com) is seeking a Worship Minister to join its staff. Worship is at the heart of each Sunday gathering, and the senior leadership is committed to making each worship service an engaging and excellent experience for active members and attenders of the church and for those who are attending for the first time. The Worship Minister will oversee the ministry area, plan worship experiences, recruit and train volunteers, rehearse the worship band and lead worship services. Qualifications: Must be committed to Jesus Christ, spiritually mature, and passionate about helping people become fully-devoted followers of Christ and experience the benefits of Christian community. Must demonstrate excellent skills in engaging people in worship. Must be able to develop volunteers in the worship ministry. Must be committed to the mission and vision of TCC. Must be a team player who works effectively with other staff members and volunteer leaders to accomplish excellent results. Must demonstrate excellent written and oral communication skills. Must demonstrate organizational and time management skills. A highly qualified candidate will hold a seminary degree and will have experience leading a worship ministry. He/she will be equipped to recruit, teach, and lead volunteer leaders and will be passionate about helping TCC continue to fulfill its mission to love God and love others both in Taylorville and beyond. All submissions should be sent to worship.search@taylorvillechristian.com or mailed to ATTN: Steve Basham, Taylorville Christian Church, 1124 North Webster Street, Taylorville, IL 62568.