Worship Pastor

Website Harbor Christian Center

Harbor Christian Center (Gig Harbor 2 Foursquare Church) in Gig Harbor, Wash., is seeking a worship pastor. We are a church plant started in the fall of 1995, presently meeting at Gig Harbor High School. Pre-COVID attendance was around 500, and post-COVID attendance has been 300+ weekly. Harbor Christian Center (HCC) owns a 6.2-acre piece of property, and we are planning to build a new 30,000-square-foot facility.

HCC’s vision is to help people find and follow Jesus through our mission (offering biblical truth in relationships and an accepting environment) and values (God’s message of grace and truth is relevant to our daily lives). We seek to reach the unchurched and create community for them and to provide authenticity for the churched and empower them to serve.

The worship pastor role is two-pronged, as they will serve as a worship experience producer and facilitator. We are seeking someone with experience currently leading worship services for a church. The worship pastor will organize and execute themed worship plans, including:

  • Make sure that music is selected and the band is prepared to play it on Sunday mornings.
  • Make decisions on the background for slides on Sunday morning.
  • Meet with the creative team in February and October. Meet with the setup team once a quarter.
  • Conduct worship experiences.
  • Research and practice music.
  • Lead rehearsal and auditions.
  • Lead worship on Sunday morning and GC nights when needed.
  • Nurture and deepen the capacity of volunteers and staff for greater effectiveness.
  • Actively recruit volunteers.
  • Consistently appreciate volunteers and staff.
  • Provide opportunities for continuous improvement.

The worship pastor also will oversee and direct the entire scope of weekend worship experiences including:

  • Do a huddle with the tech lead once a week.
  • Do a huddle with the “Voluncheerleader” once a week.
  • Direct enterprise-wide aesthetics including signage, staging, sound and feel. Make in-charge decisions on the sound, feel, stage design and graphics in the space for Sunday morning. Establish budget projections and oversee procurement of equipment. 

To apply for this job email your details to ginogrunberg@gmail.com