Contemporary Worship Leader


Lynnewood United Methodist Church, Pleasanton, is looking for the right person to provide spiritual leadership for a weekly contemporary worship service Sundays at 5:30 p.m. The evening service, "Come As You Are," seeks to serve individuals and families who do not have a background in or desire for traditional worship. The theology is consistent with The United Methodist Church. Started in February 2016, this service currently attracts about 20-25 people. Volunteer musicians lead the music with guitar, piano, and vocals. We show a short video and include some informal discussion in the service, as well as prayer and singing. The Contemporary Worship Leader will work with a worship task force, and be responsible for the planning and implementing of the weekly Sunday evening services (5:30-6:30 p.m.), working closely with musicians and pastors, ministering to attendees, and promoting the service in the community by recruiting and nurturing interest. Supervision will be provided by the Lead Pastor. The person applying for this position must be available from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Sundays, as well as approximately 5 hours throughout the week to promote the service in the community and through social media, meet with pastors and musicians, and plan the presentation. Other specifications in addition to the above: · A sound background and knowledge of Christian principles; some theology training and education highly preferred · Experience in leading group meetings, planning and strategizing · Some music background highly preferred · Demonstrated ability for community outreach and growing the participation of new members in activities · Demonstrated ability to design and implement audio-visual presentations and invite the community to attend using both traditional and contemporary media. Please contact: Rev. Heather Leslie Hammer, Lead Pastor Lynnewood United Methodist Church 4444 Black Ave. Pleasanton, CA 94566 925 846-0221

Contact: Rev. Heather Leslie Hammer

Address: 4444 Black Ave. Pleasanton CA 94566

Phone: 925 846-0221