Epiphany Lutheran Church is in immediate need of applicants for a part-time Worship Director.

Supervisor:    Pastor

Supervises:     Choir Director, Praise Team Leader, Worship Accompanist(s), Choir Accompanist, Hand Bell Director

Purpose:         To provide inspiring, Biblical, and missional worship services at Epiphany Lutheran Church, drawing on both Lutheran liturgical traditions and contemporary expressions of the Christian faith.

Hours:            10-15 hours per week

Starting Pay: $18-$20 per hour

Responsibilities:

  • Select liturgies and hymns for all public worship services, including regular weekend services and special services, that reflect Biblical, confessional, and missional Lutheran theology.
  • Supervise all paid and volunteer music staff.
  • Play organ or piano in rotation of accompanists for worship services.
  • Coordinate schedule of all special music for public worship.
  • Communicate sound system needs to sound system team.
  • Arrange for organist or pianist and accompanist (for soloists) at weddings and funerals (paid by honorarium).
  • Co-direct Children’s Christmas musical with Director of Christian Education (DCE).
  • Communicate annual budget needs to Pastor and Church Treasurer.
  • Schedule maintenance of instruments and technology (e.g., piano tuning, etc.).
  • Evaluate and make recommendations to Pastor and Elders regarding all requests by outside (non-Epiphany) musicians, musical groups, university choirs, bands, etc., for use in public worship and/or special services.
  • Review weekly worship bulletins for typographical errors, proper hymns, liturgy, and special music. Provide feedback to office administrator in timely manner for publication of bulletins.
  • Lead prayers and devotions at monthly staff meetings (in rotation with other staff)
  • Perform other duties as mutually agreed upon.

Requirements:

  • Must be a member of a Christian congregation.
  • Must live within 20 miles of Castle Rock.
  • Must be willing to affirm our Statement of Belief and Statements on Marriage & Sexuality and the Sanctity of Life.
  • Pass criminal background check in compliance with state and local laws.

To apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to Pastor Chris Matthis at pastorchris @ epiphanylc dot org or Epiphany Lutheran Church, 550 E. Wolfensberger Rd, Castle Rock, CO 80109.