Berea First Baptist Church

Denomination - Southern Baptist

Weekly Attendance -500

Location - Greenville, South Carolina  

Position - Worship Pastor 

Our Purpose:

"We exist to help others connect with Christ"

About the Position:

Worship is the highest calling of man. God created man for his glory. The Lord is the focus and object of our Worship. The role of the Worship Pastor is to lead and facilitate opportunities for the congregation to connect with the Lord through Worship. Music will be the primary expression of Worship facilitated by this staff member. 

 

Responsibilities:​​

  • Instructing and encouraging the congregation in expressions of Worship that are in alignment with a Biblically derived theology of Worship and the purpose statement of the Church

  • Planning, conducting, and evaluating a comprehensive Music Ministry

  • Plan and facilitate music for Worship services

  • Coordinate music and Worship activities for student and children’s choirs

  • Enlist and develop new participants within the Worship Ministry

  • Coordinate, and arrange and provide music for special projects, Ministries, and other Church-related activities or any other duties assigned

  • Provide guidance and planning for weddings and funerals as requested

  • Work with Pastor and Church staff to provide quality and meaningful Pastoral care to the members of Berea First Baptist Church. Care to include scheduled hospital visitation and bereavement Ministry

  • Provide Pastoral care for those involved in the Worship Ministry of the Church

  • Prepare an annual Music Budget to be presented to the Finance Committee

  • Serve as staff representative for the Music Committee and the Audio/Visual Committee

  • Supervise all maintenance and care of musical instruments

  • Coordinate audio/visual personnel and see to the proper care of audio/visual equipment

  • Attend Church staff meetings

  • Assist other Church staff members with Church-wide events

  • Supervise music associate and Worship support staff

  • Coordinate and direct Church instrumentalists, including band and orchestra members

Ideal Candidate:

  • Has a deep and growing love for Jesus

  • Demonstrates Spiritual Maturity 

  • Displays Biblically informed philosophy of Worship Ministry

  • Passionately desires to see the Lord glorified through Worship Arts

  • Committed to discipling and developing others 

  • Loves people and highly relational

  • Is a Team player

  • Is both, Musically & Vocally gifted 

  • Has the heart and ability to lead a Multigenerational Church

  • Has the ability to lead a Choir, Praise team, Band, and Orchestra 

  • Incorporates hymns, modernized hymns, and modern Worship songs in weekly Worship

A little bit about Greenville, South Carolina 

Greenville, South Carolina 

  • Population just above 70,000

  • Located halfway between Atlanta and Charlotte, 45 minutes from the Blue Ridge Mountain Range of the Appalachians, and a few hours from the Atlantic Ocean

  • Greenville County School District is the largest School District in South Carolina and the 49th largest School District in the United States 

  • Local Universities: Furman University, North Greenville University, Anderson University, Clemson University, Bob Jones University

  • National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) sport's conference is headquartered in Greenville

  • Ranked in the Top 10 on Trip Advisor's "Top Destinations on the Rise"

  • Ranked #3 in Conde' Nast Traveler's "The Best Small Cities in the U.S." 

  • Forbes magazine named Greenville, South Carolina one of "America's Best Downtowns"

  • Numerous outdoor attractions: More than half a dozen lakes, Falls Park on the Reedy, Liberty Bridge- a One of a Kind "floating" suspension bridge, and Swamp Rabbit Trail

  • Local Museums: Greenville County Museum of Art and Roper Mountain Science Museum

  • Home of the highest Canopy based zip-line in the country