The Church at Canyon Creek
From our first conversation, we knew this was a unique opportunity. The warmth of relationship we felt drew us into this family-oriented, multigenerational church. They are making an impact on their community and the right leader will help to take The Church at Canyon Creek to the next level.
|Church Description *
The Church at Canyon Creek has a vision to build the faith of a generation of people who are being conformed to the image of Christ and living on mission for Christ. It is their desire for every believer to have a growing intimacy with God, be serving others in ministry, living in authentic community with each other, and be developing relationships with non-believers with the hope of sharing the Gospel. They are known to have a heart for buidling strong marriages and ministering to the whole family, as well as for having a strong missions culture.Located in Northwest Austin, in the heart of Texas, some 37,000 cars drive by The Church at Canyon Creek each day. This city has been ranked as the fastest growing large city in the United States for the last several years due, largely, to the growing influx of technology and development companies that have dominated the area. Austin is also known as the “Live Music Capitol of the World” and has an incredible music and arts scene. Combine these things with the natural beauty of the Texas “hill country”, and Austin is a highly desirable place to live.
|Position Description *
The desire of The Church at Canyon Creek is to lead people to encounter God each time they gather. The new Worship Pastor will inherit a healthy and stable ministry with a strong reputation in the community. The greatest needs will be to continue to develop those on the team through musical and spiritual investment, add qualified members to the team through recruiting and create an expanded sense of community among participants. Theological depth is highly valued here. The church desires to not only sing great songs, but to sings songs that communicate the Gospel and teach the truth about God and His character. While a contemporary expression of worship has been fully embraced here, the new worship pastor should enjoy varying the experience by incorporating a diversity of instrumentation and songs.It is important that the Worship Pastor at Canyon Creek Church have strong leadership skills and a spirit of humility. This person should be more than a worship leader, having the heart of a pastor who is relationally invested in the church body. The person willing to devote himself or herself in this way will find a church that wants to be family and stands ready to deeply care and invest in return.