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Minister of Missions and Music
Status: Full Time
Reports to: Senior Pastor/Church Administrator
Location: Monroe Missionary Baptist Church (MMBC), Monroe, Michigan
The Minister of Missions and Music (MMM) is responsible for the facilitation, the continuous development and the consistent promotion of all aspects of the mission/music ministries of Monroe Missionary Baptist Church. This includes both the function of the ministries and the Teams that help facilitate in these capacities.
Conduct himself in a manner that models 1 Timothy 3:1-7, living an exemplary lifestyle modeling the call, character, and competencies of a minister of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
Possess and passionately convey a vocational calling to grow the mission/music ministries at MMBC.
Articulate a theology of worship that demonstrates a solid grasp of historic principles that relate to Christian ministries and worship.
Work cooperatively with volunteers and other leaders within an age-diverse congregation to develop and sustain teams.
Meet all physical demands of the position, including visiting and ministering of church friends and members, and all other requests assigned by the Lead Pastor.
Job Responsibilities - Missions:
Develop, plan, organize, direct and oversee the total mission ministry at MMBC.Create a mission team and develop a mission calendar that gives opportunities for the people of MMBC to actively engage in mission activities.Personally lead local mission projects/outreaches and mission trips. Plan all major mission trips or personally oversee those who do the planning.
Create and implement a mission’s communication strategy that keeps MMBC aware of mission opportunities, needs, and successes and engage with MMBC leadership team to evaluate past, present, and future mission opportunities.
Manage Missions budget and oversee missionary support in cooperation with Lead Pastor
Travel locally, out of state and out of country.
Help train and equip church members for missions.
Job Responsibilities - Music:
Develop, plan, organize, direct and oversee the total music ministry at MMBC.
Incorporate a variety of genres of music and understand the necessity of being cross-generational, instinctive to know where to appropriately place each genre and at which venue.
Organize music teams, lead and assist teams in music planning.
Plan for and maintain music budgets. Work with the music team in planning for equipment and infrastructure improvements.
Utilize effective conflict management skills that reflect an understanding of servant leadership with a teachable spirit.
Demonstrate an understanding of Microsoft Suite, ProPresenter and Planning Center (or similar applications). All communications and lyrics used on the church front screens must be edited for correctness and completeness, including church announcements.
Education and Experience
The incumbent is required to have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a Christian Ministry or music degree. It is preferred that the MMM has obtained his degree from a Christian college/university or seminary. Consideration will be given to candidates with a combination of equivalent level education and proven experience.
Preferably, the candidate has proven full time experience in this role in a local church setting leading worship music and missions.
It is required that the MMM is a licensed and ordained minister of the Gospel.
Worship Leader Position
One Mission Church, 5603 Henry Ruff Rd, Westland MI 48186, is looking for a Worship Leader. An intern perhaps. Contact Pastor Antonio Wimberly at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Senior Pastor Position
Oakland Woods Baptist Church is seeking to fill a Senior Pastor Position.
Capable of leading Oakland Woods Baptist Church in worship and discipleship under the leadership of Jesus Christ. Using the qualifications of Pastor as listed in 1 Timothy 3, 1 Corinthians 7, and Titus 1.
Capable of leading, guiding, equipping, and directing people of all ages, races, and gender to become caring soul winning active disciples of Jesus, having his own personal relationship with Jesus Christ, and demonstrating the knowledge and practice of personal soul winning.
Capable of creating a vision for growth both numerically and spiritually.
Capable of creating and executing a strategic plan for growing the "footprint" of OWBC in the local community.
Contact: Dr. Dan Holloway,
Bi-vocational Worship Leader
Fellowship Baptist Church in Saline, Michigan, is looking for a bi-vocational worship leader.
The main responsibilities would be to work with the worship team to lead worship Sunday mornings and on any special events throughout the year. We are looking for a person who has the capability to be a one-person worship leader when others in the worship team are not available.
The worship leader would under the direction of the pastor select the music appropriate for the message preached. The music would be a mix of contemporary music and hymns, excluding Bethel music, and being very selective with Hillsong. They would lead the practice time at 9:00am – 9:30am Sunday mornings with the worship team.
The candidate must also have the spiritual maturity to lead the worship team and as a staff person to be a good example of what it means to fully follow Christ both inside the church and outside the church.
It would be a bonus if the candidate could help us elevate our online presence. The compensation would range between $100-200 a Sunday depending on the number of agreed-upon responsibilities the candidate could undertake and hours worked in discussion with the worship team and pastor.
To get to know us, please check out our website at: fellowshipsaline.org. If you're interested in this position, please send Pastor John an email at John@FellowshipSaline.org. Please introduce yourself, explain why you think you could be a good fit, and also attach your resume.
Biblical References: Acts 20:28-32; 1 Timothy 3:1-7; Titus 1:5-9; 1 Peter 5:1-4
The Associate Pastor is an ordained minister and responsible to assist the Senior
Pastor with ministerial and support needs as they arise. The Associate, like the Pastor,
is not responsible for doing all the work of ministry in the church, but for seeing it is
done properly. The Associate Pastor may be assigned specific tasks to perform or
areas of ministry to administrate, like religious education, or on-going age group ministry
of a church like Youth or Family. Parsonage available for the associate pastor if desired.
DESCRIPTION OF ASSOCIATE PASTOR
May be assigned a specific ministry target group to oversee.
Support the growth of a multi-generational membership at Harmony.
In absence of Pastor, receive his ministerial phone calls, lead staff meetings, oversee and lead worship services, and other ministerial duties.
Oversee all ministry counseling needs from the church membership and requests from the community.
Pray with church members and guests who express difficulties in their life.
Oversees the Benevolent Ministry of the church.
Teaches regular Bible study classes.
Visits nursing care facilities and homebound individuals/age group specific members.
Conducts weddings and funerals for church members.
Visits grieving church members.
Represents the Senior Pastor at committee and ministry team meetings as requested.
Cooperates with all staff to promote the entire ministry plan of the church.
Serves as an effective liaison to church committees and team ministry efforts.
Maintains a continued growth of personal calling and walk with the Lord through Bible study and prayer.
Maintains personal priorities with home and family as the spiritual leader.
Develops and exercises Personal Evangelism within and outside the church.
Gives graciously to the church through tithes and offerings.
Performs other duties as assigned by the Senior Pastor.
Interested parties please send resume and/or questions per below information:
Church Contact: Bill King
6475 Ann Arbor Rd
Jackson, Michigan 49201
Mission Team Needed
Faith Fellowship Baptist Church in Lansing, MI is in need of individuals or Mission teams who are willing to assist in a rehab Housing project for Veterans and Single Moms with children. The project has started and we hope to have the Duplex completed by November 1, 2020. We will receive any and all volunteers no matter your skill level. We can accommodate individuals for a day or week.
Please contact Faith Fellowship Baptist Church at email@example.com or call 517-853-9897, if you are interested.
Pastor/Director of Youth Ministry
New Hope Baptist Church, SBC, 149 Highland Ave. East Lansing, MI 48823
Position: Pastor/Director of Youth Ministry (EM). The position is part time (flexible hours, but includes evenings and weekends for special events.).
Position purpose: To direct and lead programming for youth and EM college students. The pastor/director of Youth Ministry shall seek to foster Christian community building relationship with young people that strengthen their commitment to the church and growth in faith in Jesus Christ.
The Pastor/Director of Youth Ministry shall:
Serve as the primary staff person relating to the Youth Ministry under the supervision of Senior Pastor.
Oversee the recruitment and training of adult volunteers to work with middle and high school age groups.
Plan and implement age-appropriate activities for middle, high school age youth, and college students that promote community through fellowship, fun and faith development. Such activities might include musicals and dramatic presentations, small group Bible study, retreats and service projects.
Preach a sermon in the Youth Ministry worship service on Sunday.
Promote Christian service through age-appropriate service projects.
Work with other church directors to support and intra-Baptist Church Youth Group in witch youth leaders and youth work together to proclaim the gospel as traditionally understood by New Hope Baptist Church.
Develop small group Bible study materials that might be age-appropriate and best serves to promote spiritual maturity.
Experience with youth, college students, and family ministry, education or significant experience in English/youth ministry.
Good organizational/communication/leadership skills.
Graduate or student of a regionally or nationally accredited seminary.
Salary: Salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Anticipated salary range: $15,600–18,200 (part time only).
New Hope Baptist Church
Pastor Sam Byungman Park
149 Highland Ave.
East Lansing, MI 48823
15-Passenger Van Needed
Word Encounter Church in Detroit, Michigan is looking for a 15-Passenger church van to pickup our young people for our special youth programs and pick up adults for our drug rehab program. If there is any ministry or church who can assist us in the effort please contact Pastor Steven Perry at 616-643-3567. For more information check out our website at wordencounter.church.
Good News Baptist Church (Abundant Life) in Iron Mountain, Michigan is seeking a bi-vocational Southern Baptist lead Pastor. It is a small congregation of 20 people presently that rents a church corner space in the White Birch Plaza (see photo). Iron Mountain has a population of approximately 7,600 and is the County Seat of the Dickinson County in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The church is able to offer a small salary. More details on the salary may be discussed directly with the church. Please send resumes to goodnewschurchIM@gmail.com or (906) 828-1276.
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