Franklin First United Methodist Church
Job Description – Associate Pastor for Modern Worship
We are a vibrant Christ-centered community:
• Boldly embracing the power of the Holy Spirit
• Growing through the divinely inspired Word of God
• Faithfully serving others
• Inviting all to experience the transforming love of Jesus Christ
“The mission of the Church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. Local churches and extension ministries of the Church provide the most significant arenas through which disciple-making occurs.” (The Book of Discipline of The United Methodist Church, 2016, ¶120.
Franklin First United Methodist Church (FFUMC) is seeking an Associate Pastor for Modern Worship. The primary responsibility of this position will be to lead FFUMC in ministry to those seeking a modern and creative worship experience, sharing the Good News of Jesus Christ with those of all ages, but especially adults under 40.
The Modern Worship Associate Pastor should be a highly qualified, experienced next-generation worship pastor who will be able to lead a ministry focused on a modern-based service style that reaches people of all ages, with an emphasis on reaching persons under 40. The Modern Worship Associate Pastor will be responsible for delivering sermons, reviewing and choosing music, facilitating rehearsals and leading a worship team to plan modern worship experiences. This pastor will be responsible for identifying and equipping persons on the worship team to lead music, creative arts, technology and hospitality.
This person will develop an ecosystem for serving the modern worship community at FFUMC