The person seeking to embrace this role should embody the qualities of Joy, Passion and Flexibility. It will be helpful for this person to have the ability to play the piano and/or pipe organ with competence. They see music as a primary way to be in Christian community with others, to assist in shaping people as Christian disciples, and to assist those under their guidance in serving the hurts and hopes of the community and world. As a member of the church staff this person will keep the perspective of all other ministries in mind as they live into this role. This person will enthusiastically encourage the use of the varied talents of all participants.
The Director will work with existing adult choirs/ensembles, and will also develop an active Adult Music Council of various music leaders in the church (singers and instrumentalists).
A person seeking this position would be expected to discover and catalog the varied musical skills represented across the congregation, and to seek to utilize persons of musical giftedness in worship. This role inc