JOB OPPORTUNITY: Director of Worship

Director of Worship
CrossRoads Church, Fergus Falls, MN

CrossRoads Church exists to make disciples who LOVE God, GROW spiritually, and SERVE others. Our aim is to live out the great commission in Fergus Falls, western Minnesota, and around the world. We believe that worship is an outward expression of our love for God and an essential part of our fellowship and ministry. Our vision for this position is that it would continue to build on a foundation of leading our church before God in worship, growing in excellence, and executing a worship experience that is well suited for a multi-generational church in a rural context.

Before discussing qualifications, it is important to us to identify qualities we feel as essential for our Worship Director. These include:
● A strong, active, and growing faith in Jesus Christ.
● An approachable spirit.
● A love for the local church and a belief in its potential to grow the Kingdom of God.
● A person who enjoys leading teams in both the creative process and its implementation.
● A person who is organized and intentional in their approach to leadership.
● A person who values relationships with a variety of ages and backgrounds.
● A person who is sensitive to people’s life situations and struggles.
● A person who embraces opportunities to talk about Christian life and service.
● A person who could enjoy living in an active large rural community.
● A lifelong learner who has the desire to grow spiritually, as a leader, and in their craft

● Shares our vision, core beliefs, and values.
● One-two years experience working in the local church either as an employee, intern or seminarian is preferred.
● A skilled musician with both vocal and instrumental talents. Guitar or piano skills preferred.
● The ability to lead a team musically and administratively.
● The ability to lead the congregation musically and spiritually in a professional and sincere manner.
● Some experience with the following technical items is preferred: sound systems, projections systems, easyworship and/or propresenter or a similar software program, stage equipment.
● Ability and desire to facilitate growth for the individual members of the worship team both musically and spiritually.
● We will look to our Director of worship to become part of our local church body, work with our pastors and staff to provide leadership and direction in creating a culture of discipleship and integrity that not only transforms lives and homes, but also our community.
● We will look to our Director of Worship to provide a worship experience that is relevant for a multigenerational church in a large rural community.
● The Worship Director will work in partnership with our pastors and worship team.
● Our Worship Director will be part of a supportive staff team that includes a senior pastor and Directors of Spiritual Growth for children, youth, and adults.

Other Job Details:
● Our Director of Worship will serve on our staff team under the supervision of our senior pastor.
● This is a part time position working 15-20 hours per week.
● Sunday mornings, a designated evening for rehearsal (currently Wednesday), and a monthly staff meeting will be required working hours. The rest of the working hours are flexible and can be done at any time during the week.
● Additionally, you would be expected to either oversee and train leaders or provide direct leadership and participation in our Wednesday evening AWANA worship event (typically 2-3 songs for K-6 kids).
● Lastly, the Director will be expected to facilitate musical requests and needs for funerals and weddings. Those needs may be musical and/or technical (sound, projection, etc.).

To apply please email your resume and references to


  • 2 Pine Tree Dr., Suite 510
  • Arden Hills, MN 55112