Asbury United Methodist Church in Petal, Ms. is accepting applications for the position of Worship Leader. This position is part-time, with an expectation of 10 to 15 hours per week. Asbury UMC currently holds two services on Sunday mornings at 8:20 and 10:40. The Worship Leader will lead music worship for both services, plus additional non-Sunday worship services as they may apply. The Worship Leader will also meet with church staff weekly to prayerfully plan services; prepare playlists; provide music for and schedule musicians; prepare media for worship; and pray with, lead and direct the church praise team. Praise team practice is each Wednesday night and Sunday mornings between worship services. Applicants should have a working knowledge of sound systems and media technology, such as ProPresenter. Salary is commensurate upon experience.
The ideal applicant loves God and is actively pursuing a relationship with Him, has musical talent and proficiency instrumentally and/or vocally, and has a heart for leading others in worshiping God through music.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and three references – pastoral, professional, and personal. Interested applicants are asked to send any digital representative samples such as a .mp3 or YouTube link. Please email all information to Rev. Jonathan Crabtree at email@example.com.