Worship Leader Internship

Classification: 
Part-time
Company: 
Blue Grass UMC,
14240 Petersburg Road,
Evansville,
Indiana
47725
Contact Person: 
Greg Graham
Contact E-mail Address: 
greg.graham@bluegrassumc.org
Contact Phone Number: 
(812) 8673997
Description/Responsibilities: 
Blue Grass Church is a large United Methodist congregation located in southwestern Indiana that is committed to raising up new leaders to serve the Church. Having dedicated a new, state of the art worship facility in May of this year, Blue Grass offers an exciting opportunity for a gifted and motivated worship arts student to gain practical, real world experience in leading youth and adults in passionate worship. (1) Lead worship in our blended, contemporary and youth services as part of a team; (2) Effectively organize and lead weekly rehearsals consisting of 10-15 volunteers; (3) assist in the creation and preparation of other audio/visual and lighting (AVL) elements, as able. The successful candidate will also participate in weekly worship planning, and staff meetings.
Requirements/Qualifications: 
Must demonstrate (1) A passion for Christ and the desire to lead others in His worship (2) Be able to read music (3) Be a current college student with a desire to gain experience in a nurturing environment (4) possess the poise to vocally lead a congregation (5) demonstrate good communication and organizational skills. Proficiency with guitar or keyboard is preferred but not required. A basic understanding of AVL equipment and familiarity with applications such as Planning Center, ProPresenter and Photoshop is a plus.
Application Instructions: 
Please send a cover letter and resume to greg.graham@bluegrassumc.org