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Job TitleWorship Director
OrganizationHope Lutheran Church
ContactAlexander Whitfield
Address5350 Providence Rd.
LocationVirginia Beach, Virginia 26464
Position Overview-Hope Lutheran Church is seeking a full-time worship director who is passionate for leading and engaging worshipers in a contemporary church setting, but also familiar with a traditional liturgical service. We need an individual who is highly gifted in Music and Technology used in worship and has a strong desire to grow a praise service. We expect excellence in worship and music!

• Aware of the changing landscape of worship engagement in our culture
• Leads the church to explore new ways of connecting with and engaging a multi-generational, multi-ethnic worshiping community
• Able to give direction to Traditional Choirs & Organist

• Can lead from guitar or keys
• Strong Organization skills.
• Experience with Planning Center
• BA degree in the music field (Preferred)
• Mature, vibrant, and has a deep love for Jesus Christ; both passionate about and gifted in leading people in worshiping and serving God.
• Able to read music
• Strong in worship technology (Sound Board, Lights, Mics, etc)
• Knowledge/experience of Traditional Worship setting a bonus (classic hymns, organ)
• Choir directing experience a bonus RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Lead worship Sunday during morning worship experiences.
• Rehearse with and coach worship leaders.
• Assist in scheduling of contemporary music teams, especially vocalists, while arranging vocal parts.
• Coordinate music groups (i.e. adult choir, children’s choir, bell choir, special music) for all worship services

To apply, send resume to Please include link to video/audio sample of your worship leadership.


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