Job Opportunity: Worship Pastor

IGNITE Church, Moorhead, MN
Worship Pastor, Full-Time Position

The following job description outlines the core character, attitude, skills and habits required for the Ignite Church Worship Pastor. The mission of Ignite is to Encounter God and Impact the World. This is the core DNA of who we are. For more information about Ignite’s mission and values go to

“As an observer of Ignite over the years I can tell you this job is the opportunity of a lifetime! This is a unique situation where you a have a church with clarity yet flexibility. This would enable a worship pastor to use their gifts, talents and creativity to shape the future and multiply the impact for the Kingdom of God!” –Ned Eerdmans Senior Pastor Crossroads Church Fergus Falls, MN

Job Qualifications: (Character/ Attitude)
• Committed Christ follower who is humble and teachable
• A commitment to moral purity
• Integrity and consistency in actions and words; excels in communication and relational skills
• Fully committed to mission, vision, values and worship philosophy of Ignite Church
• Able to work within boundaries of role but have a servant’s heart to jump in and help as needed
• Maximizer, problem solver, ability to drive and initiate change
• Passion for recruiting, developing and investing in key leaders, staff and direct reports
• A self-starter
• A team player with a positive attitude
• A heart to shepherd people

Job Qualifications: (Skills/ Habits)
• Lead, execute, and develop excellent and engaging worship experience
• Lead, develop, care for Sunday morning Ministry teams
• Partnership and alignment with the Executive Pastor to execute strategies
• Skilled in the use of technology in worship (i.e. ProPresenter, Church Community Builder and Planning Center). Also, be versed in the use of sound, lighting, computers and video projection.
• Demonstrated excellence as a worship leader
Job Responsibilities
• Maintain an authentic and growing walk with Jesus Christ through the ongoing spiritual disciplines of Bible reading, prayer, personal worship, fellowship, etc.
• Spend time developing relationships with lost people so as to be personally effective in pursuing the Great Commission and helping Ignite to do the same.
• Plan the corporate worship services of Ignite in consultation with the Lead Pastor and do so with prayer, conceptual forethought, theological accuracy, and musical appropriateness. Ensure that all the musical and technical aspects of the service advance the theme for the day. Oversee song selection, media preparation and presentation, sound and lighting enhancements, and coordination of all instrumentalists and vocalists.
• Direct all weekly activities and rehearsals necessary to facilitate worship in services.
• Oversee the worship department budget, organization, and volunteers.
• Attending church on Sunday, part of a life group, and tithing
• Observe and encourage a balance of hard work and Sabbath rest

Application Process: Submit resume and cover letter to

NOTE: Applicant must include link(s) to video in the cover letter.


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