This is a great opportunity to take talented musicians and singers and build a worship ministry that affects a community. This is the largest church in the region and the opportunities for influence continue to grow.
Church Description *
Valley View Christian Church is a healthy and growing church with a simple purpose of helping people discover Jesus and his way of living. Valley View is seeking a new Worship Pastor who will play a pivotal role in making disciples by guiding Christ followers in authentic pursuit and worship of Jesus.
Valley View Christian Church is located in Edgewood, NM, which is the hub of a group of semi-rural bedroom communities 20 miles east of Albuquerque called the East Mountains. One feature of Valley View is that the diversity of the East Mountains is well represented within the church. Currently, people from 9 different communities in the region call Valley View home. As a result, there is diversity of age, socio-economic level, education and ethnicity. Much of the draw to the church is relevant biblical teaching that transcends beyond Sunday mornings.
The church has developed strong relationships with the area school systems, local governments and business community by serving in various ways in and to the community. Because of the outreach to local police and fire departments, Valley View has earned the nickname “the cop church”.
Position Description *
Valley View is seeking a Pastor to lead in a few key areas. First and foremost, the Worship Pastor will pastor and lead worship on Sunday mornings. However, he will also train and equip the church to worship in a way that impacts how people in the church live and worship Monday-Saturdays. The Worship Pastor will oversee & pastor those serving in the worship ministry. In addition, he will oversee the audiovisual components that are critical to the Sunday morning Worship Gatherings.
Qualities that are desired in the Worship Pastor are:
- A heart of humility
- Experienced musician (preferably guitar) & vocalist who is able to lead contemporary worship
- Ability to build a team of worshipers who also are talented musically & vocally
- A strong desire to multiply himself within the ministry
- Be a team player in partnership with the Valley View staff
- Bachelor’s degree in Ministry/Bible and ideally trained in Worship Arts
- 5 years of experience as a Worship Pastor
- Experience in a multisite church is a plus