Part-Time Director of Contemporary Worship - Kirkwood UMC (Kirkwood)


Principal Focus is to lead and grow the Contemporary Worship/Music Ministry at Kirkwood United Methodist Church enabling the congregation to glorify God through celebration in Contemporary Worship.

General Duties are:

  1. Continue to grow and mature as a godly person of integrity. Pursue being a Christ follower so that he/she can model and mentor what that is to those around him/her.
  2. Provide leadership, vision, and passion for KUMC in the area of Contemporary Worship and Music Ministries that is in-line with the overall vision, purpose and mission of KUMC.
  3. Lead in creating and implementing new worship opportunities which align with the mission and vision at KUMC.
  4. Participate in a weekly Contemporary Worship design team.
  5. Coordinate with the Lead Pastor to create and lead two well-planned and engaging Saturday and Sunday Contemporary Worship services. This includes:
    1. Leading these Contemporary Worship services
    2. Read scripture and lead in prayer
    3. Overseeing the Contemporary Worship teams (vocalists and musicians)
    4. Preparing for and leading rehearsals
    5. Consulting with lead pastor to coordinate music for the Sunday services
  6. Lead Contemporary Worship vocally and preferably proficient with a guitar, keyboard and/or other instruments.
  7. Develop and administer an annual budget for the Contemporary Worship ministry in accordance with the financial policies of the church.
  8. If available, attend staff meetings and participate in the planning and implementation of church programs that will fulfill the mission and vision of the church.
  9. Assist in planning, implementing and leading Contemporary Worship for special events outside of Sunday worship services.

Contact: David Bennett

Address: 201 W Adams Kirkwood MO 63122

Phone: 314-966-8167