First Baptist Grapevine



Denomination- Southern Baptist

Weekly Attendance - 1000

Location - Grapevine, TX

The Position - Worship Pastor



Our Mission:


Our mission is to provide A Place to Belong for everyone, from all walks of life. We are committed to making disciples of all people by connecting, disciplining, and multiplying while keeping our focus on those who need the hope that is found in Jesus.


About Us:


First Baptist Grapevine was started in 1854 and opened the doors for the first meeting place in the home of Nathan Hudgins. Since the very beginning, we had the vision of impacting the community for Christ. Throughout the years our congregation grew and our meeting place changed, but the doors remained open to anyone looking for a relationship with Jesus.


About the Position:


The Worship Pastor serves under the direction of the Senior Pastor. The primary responsibility of the Worship Pastor is to facilitate and implement the vision of the ministry through a blended style of worship.




General staff responsibilities

  • Work closely with the Senior Pastor in developing a comprehensive approach to corporate worship.

  • Assist in establishing ministry goals and objectives, and individual strategies that support the mission and vision of the Church. 

  • Assist in providing visionary leadership and organizational structure for the Worship Ministry and the Church as a whole.

  • Participate in weekly staff meetings and monthly all-staff meetings, as well as called departmental meetings, and other required staff events.

Specific ministry duties and responsibilities

  • Oversight and Leadership of the Worship, Creative Arts, and Media Ministries.

  • Lead corporate worship

  • Write, arrange, or select music for the worship team as assigned.

  • Evaluate and assist in gathering resources to be used by the worship teams.

  • Assist in leading the weekly rehearsals, planning of worship elements, and in the musical and spiritual development of worship team members.

  • Coordinate the church music ministry with the calendar and emphasis of the church.

  • Assist Senior Pastor in planning worship services of the church; be responsible for the selection of the music and other creative elements.

  • Responsible for all music groups and congregational singing. Supervise the work of all music leaders in the music ministry. Every note being sung in the name of FBC Grapevine falls under the Worship Pastor’s leadership.

  • Develop a comprehensive Worship ministry including choirs, ensembles, visual and performing arts.

  • Recruit, train, schedule, equip and supervise volunteers for the ministry.

  • Help provide music for weddings, funerals, and other church-related activities to be held in the church.

  • Coordinate the performance schedules of music groups and individuals in the functions of the church.

  • In consultation with the Senior Pastor and Executive Pastor, prepare an annual budget to be recommended to the Executive Council.


** This job description is not meant to be an all-inclusive statement of every duty and responsibility that will be required of an employee in this position. Therefore, additional duties may be assigned.


Ideal Candidate:


  • Possess a Pastor’s heart

  • Value a team approach to ministry

  • Maintain a humble spirit

  • Strong desire for excellence

  • Skilled in the use of technology in worship and in the use of sound, lighting, computers, Power Point, and video projection

  • Ability to develop and motivate a team to ensure an exceptional experience for all that attend services at our facility

  • A self-starter

A little bit about Grapevine, Texas


With the population nearing 54,000, Grapevine, Texas is centrally located between Dallas and Fort Worth. The city, known as The Christmas Capital of Texas, features breathtaking restored 19th and 20th century buildings and the historic 1888 Cotton Belt Railroad Depot is the starting point of the Grapevine Vintage Railroad. Grapevine is located in Tarrant County, where the school district is ranked among the highest for academic performance. You will find many restaurants, coffee shops, and with attractions such as the Vintage Railroad and Texas’ largest indoor water park, Grapevine is sure to provide a family friendly community.

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