Christ Church Fort Worth - Worship Pastor

  • Experience (Worship)
  • Fort Worth, United States

Christ Church Fort Worth - Worship Pastor

Job description

Christ Church Fort Worth is a diverse, dynamic church on mission. They understand the value of creating an atmosphere of worship where people can encounter God. They desire to maintain a high standard of excellence musically and spiritually. Their family feel and culture of excellence combine to create a worship experience that is well-planned but not rigid. They value high-quality production, but not at the expense of authenticity and accessibility.



Church Description

The history of Christ Church Fort Worth goes back to 1910 in a downtown mission on 15th Street. In 1986, Darius and Cindy Johnston became the Lead Pastors. Christ Church's mission and vision are at the heart of all they do. The mission is to "transform our world one city at a time." The vision is to "create a movement that transforms our city one life at a time." The church is healthy and continues to grow. Over the last five years, they've have seen their average attendance increase from 900 to 1,500 each weekend.

Christ Church operates by six core values: (1) A church where everyone belongs, (2) A personal encounter with God, (3) Making big sacrifices to reach the lost, (4) Equipping people to grow in Christ, (5) A community of authentic relationships, and (6) Excellence that honors God and inspires people. Christ Church is affiliated with the Assemblies of God (USA).



Position Description

Christ Church Worship is a collective team of creatives, musicians, techs, worship leaders, and songwriters who serve each week at Christ Church. They have a passion for leading people into God's presence. They are currently seeking a full-time Worship Pastor to lead Christ Church Fort Worth in worship for multiple weekend experiences.

The new Worship Pastor will have the opportunity to lead an excited team of individuals as they grow in their skills, their ability to lead others to encounter God, and their spiritual maturity. The ideal candidate leads with an instrument and has a well-rounded understanding of all facets of the worship experience. They are authentic and innovative in their approach to worship and ministry leadership. They are a high capacity leader that pushes for musical and spiritual excellence. They are both Spirit-filled and Spirit-led in their platform and people leadership.


Requirements

Full-Time Position: Worship Pastor

Christ Church Worship is a collective team of creatives, musicians, techs, worship leaders, and songwriters who serve each week at Christ Church. We have a passion for leading people into God's presence. We are currently seeking a full-time Worship Pastor to lead Christ Church Fort Worth in worship for multiple weekend experiences.


Our Values


  • A church where everyone belongs
  • A personal encounter with God
  • Making big sacrifices to reach the lost
  • Equipping people to grow in Christ
  • A community of authentic relationships
  • Excellence that honors God and inspires people


  • A successful candidate will be ...


  • Spirit-filled, Spirit-led
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment that is constantly changing
  • A multi-tasking team player with high energy, strong interpersonal skills, and a positive attitude
  • Passionate for reaching the lost, mentoring those that he/she leads, and growing the local church
  • Ability to make sound, critical decisions under pressure
  • Relevant to today’s culture
  • Quick to help others develop their ministry gifts
  • Committed to growing and learning
  • Organized and efficient especially with time management
  • Experienced in building and leading teams


  • Essential Functions


  • Talented vocally and have strong musical experience with keys, guitar, or other instruments
  • Developing the worship culture on campus
  • Responsible for planning, organizing, and spiritually leading multiple worship experiences on weekends
  • Oversight of the full worship experience including, but not limited to, sound, lighting, and production
  • Recruiting, training, and building worship teams for all worship environments and age groups (CC Kids, 5ive|6ix, CC Youth, Adults)
  • Planning and organizing worship experiences to meet weekly time requirements
  • Develop and pastor leaders and band members within the campus’s worship team
  • Implementing an infrastructure of all standard operating systems, cultural expectations, volunteer leadership, and financial viability for the areas you oversee
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of teams, members of the congregation, and the general public


  • Qualifications

    Education: Bachelor’s degree or relevant practical experience required.

    Experience: At least 2-5 years in leading a worship team/band. Experience with Planning Center Services and Music Stand, and music production software like Ableton Live, Logic Pro, or Pro Tools.

    Faith/Support: Requirements include saving faith in Jesus Christ, being filled with the Holy Spirit, and total commitment and loyalty to the leadership, vision, and values of Christ Church.