Worship Leader

Do you wish you could express yourself and give of your talents? Do you want to be part of creating something bigger than yourself?

We are a Disciples of Christ church that serves Christ, Communion, and Community with open doors, open hearts, and open minds.

  • We observe the Lord’s Supper, weekly, to reinforce the connection to God through our Lord Jesus Christ.
  • We recognize that traditions are many and view the Bible as the inspired Word of God.
  • We celebrate diversity as strength and do not expect everyone to fit into a mold.
  • We are a congregationally led church. We share resources freely knowing that the mission of the church go far beyond our immediate community.
  • We have many community outreach opportunities and encourage involvement with camps, bible studies, and many specialized support groups

Job Purpose

To lead and perform music at services and specials events that enhances worship in a diverse congregational environment. To supervise, coordinate, and assist in forward thinking leadership of the worship music ministry for Cascade Christian Church in a way that supports and furthers the purpose, mission, and values of our church.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Plan, prepare and perform music in a variety of styles for the contemporary sanctuary services utilizing other musicians and vocalists as appropriate; being mindful of service message and/or storytelling. Rehearse with musicians and vocalists weekly for Sunday morning worship. Work with volunteers to input selected songs into computer prior to Sunday morning services.
  • Participate in the creative planning and performance of the Sunday services and other special occasions as required (i.e.: Christmas, Easter, Thanksgiving, etc.) with the Senior Pastor and Worship committee.
  • Recruit, develop, and supervise musicians and singers for worship teams.
  • Communicate faithfully with the Senior Pastor, volunteers, worship ministry, and staff.
  • Assist in the development of the music budget, to include additional paid musicians as needed.
  • Advise on the maintenance and care of all music, audio and video supplies, equipment and instruments for church.
  • Other related responsibilities as directed by the Senior Pastor.

Characteristics and Qualifications

  • Be a Christian believer, spiritually sound, and committed to the church’s vision, leadership and congregation.
  • Be dependable, responsible, self-motivated, and creative.
  • Have a passion for worship.
  • Possess excellent people skills with the ability to give and receive constructive feedback.
  • Be flexible with special working conditions and circumstances such as evenings, weekends, outdoors, and working with the congregation and church board.
  • Be able to stand for an extended period, lift heavy objects and do repetitive tasks.


Congregation Size: 
250 - 500
(616) 949-1360

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Contact Name: 
Roxy Partak


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