Sandia Baptist Church


Denomination- Southern Baptist

Weekly Attendance - 300+

Location - Albuquerque, NM

The Position - Minister of Worship Arts



Our Mission:

We are a multi-generational group of people who come together to worship God, study His Word, celebrate our life in Christ, and fellowship with one another on a regular basis. 

Through God's grace, we aim to reach the lost and broken in our community, city, state, nation, and around the world!


About Us:


Sandia Baptist Church is a leading church in the Baptist Convention of New Mexico. We are the annual host of the BCNM Evangelism Conference along with many other SBC events. We have been blessed with exceptional facilities and a loving, giving church. Sandia Baptist Church loves, supports, and shows tangible appreciation to her pastors. 


About the Position:


The Minister of Worship Arts will work closely with our senior pastor and will be directly responsible to provide leadership to all areas of worship arts within our church. He will plan worship services and cultivate worship teams that will lead our congregation to worship God corporately and individually.




  • Plan, coordinate, direct and evaluate all areas of worship arts within the church

  • Plan all of our weekly worship services, choosing music that will engage the congregation and support the preaching of God’s Word.

  • Model and lead heartfelt worship in an invitational style – that draws people in, encourages participation, and points people to Jesus.

  • Recruit, audition, teach, and train musicians in the church to serve the congregation as a team with musical skill and a spiritual focus. 

  • Lead weekly rehearsals.

  • Serve as a member of the pastoral team at Sandia Baptist Church, demonstrating a commitment to this congregation and its mission.

  • In cooperation with the Senior Pastor, hire, train, and supervise all worship arts staff.

  • Develop and submit yearly budgets in dealing with all areas of worship arts.

  • Supervise and oversee all areas relating to worship, including the audiovisual team and the audiovisual equipment, lighting, stage equipment, etc.

  • Serve as staff liaison to at least one church committee.

  • Provide pastoral care to members of the church as needed.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Senior Pastor.


Ideal Candidate:


  • Deep walk with the Lord

  • Ability to lead a worship team well

  • Great people skills

Education and Experience:


  • Seminary preferred but not required.




In addition to his professional qualifications, as a called minister of Sandia Baptist Church, the Minister of Worship Arts is considered to be an overseer/elder; therefore, his life must be consistent with the qualities described in 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9. He shall be a licensed and ordained Southern Baptist Minister.

A little bit about Albuquerque, NM


At the heart of New Mexico beats the pulse of a vibrant city. In Albuquerque, diverse cultures, authentic art and dynamic traditions have helped shape our centuries-old story. No matter your interests, the city has countless opportunities for you to explore. Sample traditional New Mexican cuisine that takes minutes to make and hundreds of years to prepare, experience world-class museums, stroll along Central Avenue under the vintage neon glow of Route 66, or soar high above the city in the hot air ballooning capital of the world — a sight sure to change your perspective.


Immerse yourself in our painted skies, abundant space and more than 310 days of sunshine, which make it possible to ski the slopes of the Sandia Mountains and play a round at one of our award-winning golf courses, all in the same day. Albuquerque is an oasis in the high desert, full of rich history and inspiring ideas.

To be considered for this position, please upload your resume here