Director of Worship Arts

Abiding Hope Church, an Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) congregation in Littleton, Colorado, is seeking a Spirit-filled child of God, inspiring leader, and gifted musician to serve as our Director of Worship Arts. This person will report to and work closely with the Lead Servant for Worship Life to create and implement a vibrant, engaging and transforming worship life that seeks to connect all people with our inclusive theology and God’s vision of love and life for all people.

Based in Littleton, Colorado, Abiding Hope Church is a radically inclusive community of God’s children who are called to be the heart, hands, and feet of Jesus in the world. This mission is meant to inspire how and what we do as we live into our vision of a wholly unleashed faith community. Through authentic worship, intentional relationships, sacrificial service, and radical generosity, we wrestle with worldly demands both personally and collectively. To learn more about our community, please visit abidinghope.org

Worship at Abiding Hope is engaging, diverse, and multi-generational. We regularly utilize the gifts available to us, whether it be full choir, small groups, solo, or instrumental. We consistently explore creative ways to include people in the worship experience, either as leader or worshipper. The ideal candidate for this position will help us continue to advance in ways that will help worship impact and transform lives.
Specific responsibilities within this position include:

  • Raise up and equip worship servants of all ages and abilities;
  • Lead worship in tandem with Lead Servant for Worship Life;
  • Co-direct primary worship leader ensemble (potentially become lead director)
  • Raise up and equip singers and instrumentalists for worship leadership;
  • Oversee youth worship ministry;
  • Oversee worship-related technical needs;
  • Serve on the worship creative team;
  • A more inclusive list of responsibilities available upon request.

You will thrive in this position with the following qualifications:

  • Lead a life that resonates with our theology and core values, understanding that God continues to go to work on us through our victories and failures;
  • Earned undergraduate degree in music (or similar) with demonstrated skills and competency in keyboard and musicianship;
  • Demonstrated experience and competency in directing and leading choirs of all ages;
  • Capacity to understand our worship style, yet bring fresh eyes and ideas in the process;
  • Ability to excel in collaboration (w/ Lead Servant for Worship Life, Pastors, staff, musicians, etc)
  • Ability to invite, inspire, and equip servants in all areas of worship ministry;
  • Desire to grow and develop as the church and position evolve;
  • A passion and ability to be creative;
  • Experience in worship-related technology (audio/visual, software, etc)
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Places high value in creating and maintaining healthy relationships.

This is a full-time, salaried position with competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.
Full job description available upon request. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and mp4 recording of worship-leading examples to:
Glenn Hecox (Lead Servant for Worship Life) at glenn@abidinghope.org.
Address: 6337 S. Robb Way, Littleton, CO 80127

Posted May 27, 2021

Audio Visual Technician

Atonement Lutheran Church in Boulder is seeking an Audio Visual Technician to set up, test and operate its audio and video live-streaming worship services and events. The AV technician will take primary responsibility learning the technology, and be responsible for the streaming of Sunday morning worship from the Atonement Sanctuary at 9:30 am. The position is generally 5 hours per week, reports to the Senior Pastor, and works with members of office and worship staff.
The job requires operating 1) sanctuary audio, 2) live-streaming software, and 3) PowerPoint or similar presentation software.
The AV Technician will work with projectors, sound systems, microphones, sound mixing equipment, overhead projectors, video cameras, recording equipment, adjust amplifiers, video screens, speakers, and lighting. Prefer candidate with previous audio visual experience, and digital media or broadcast education and training. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience, and the expected range is $22-25/hour.

For full job description, application form, and submission info go to: atonementboulder.org/about/employment/.

Posted May 20, 2021

Director of Faith Formation

Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Longmont, Colorado is seeking an individual with passions for youth and family ministry, education, and spiritual growth to serve 30 hours per week as Director of Faith Formation. We are open to candidates with varied levels of education and experience as we seek to find the right person to work alongside members and staff.

Job description attached here. For more information go to https://bethlehem-lutheran.net/about-us/employment.html

All interested persons are encouraged to send a resume and cover letter to Council President, Matt James (president@bethlehem-lutheran.net).

Posted May 11, 2021

Worship & Media Technician

Christ Lutheran Church is currently seeking a technically savvy person to help create the best  audio/visual presentations possible for both in person and online worship services.  We are looking for someone that is experienced in this area.  This position requires regular weekend availability, a minimum of one weekday during office business hours per week to coordinate with staff, attending rehearsals as needed, and a potential one mid-week evening worship service for a total of about 15 hours per week. This position will pay $20.00 per hour.  The Worship & Media Technician will report to the Director of Worship & Music, Peyton Strouth. 

Resumes should be sent to, and job descriptions can be obtained from, Peyton Strouth, Director of Worship & Music, Christ Lutheran Church, 8997 S. Broadway, Highlands Ranch, CO  80126, pstrouth@clchr.org.

Posted May 3, 2021

Assistant Preschool Teacher

South Table Mountain Preschool
17701 W. 16th Ave. Golden, Colorado 80401

Do you love working with little ones and helping them learn and grow? Do you have experience working with or teaching 2.5 - 6 year olds?

STMP (South Table Mountain Preschool) is looking for qualified Lead Teachers, Assistant Teachers and Substitutes starting June 2021 and able to commit to a regular schedule for the 2021-22 school year.

Job description here. Not all positions require qualifications or teaching experience. Please call or email Christen Johnston at 720-308-3172 or stmp@faithgolden.org for more information. Thank you!

Posted May 1, 2021

Lead Preschool Teacher

South Table Mountain Preschool
17701 W. 16th Ave. Golden, Colorado 80401

Do you love working with little ones and helping them learn and grow? Do you have experience working with or teaching 2.5 - 6 year olds?

STMP (South Table Mountain Preschool) is looking for qualified Lead Teachers, Assistant Teachers and Substitutes starting June 2021 and able to commit to a regular schedule for the 2021-22 school year.

Job description here. Not all positions require qualifications or teaching experience. Please call or email Christen Johnston at 720-308-3172 or stmp@faithgolden.org for more information. Thank you!

Posted May 1, 2021

Organist/Accompanist

Ascension is seeking an organist/accompanist to lead our congregation in song on Sunday mornings, accompany the choir, soloists, and small ensembles, and join a fun and collaborative team of staff and volunteers.  For more information, go to: www.ascensioncos.org/organist-accompanist-position-available/

Posted April 26, 2021

Arts and Events Coordinator

Bethany Lutheran Church, Cherry Hills Village, CO is seeking an Arts and Events Coordinator. This part-time position shall serve Bethany by providing leadership and a “public face” in coordinating community performance events at Bethany, coordinating weddings and other celebratory events on the Bethany campus, and promoting the campus of Bethany as an events space for activities congruent with the mission, vision, and character of Bethany Lutheran Church. Full job description attached here.

Send resume or inquiries to Pastor Gary Sandberg, Lead Pastor, Bethany Lutheran Church, 4500 E Hampden Ave, Cherry Hills Village, CO 80113. 303-758-2820. Gary@Bethany-Denver.org.

Posted April 16, 2021

Virtual Church Director

Bethany Lutheran Church in Cherry Hills Village, CO is seeking a part-time Virtual Church Director. This person will lead the church in its production of Sunday morning worship with attention to the product that is sent via live stream as well as how it integrates with the worship experience in the sanctuary. The director will work collaboratively with the Bethany AV team and the Creative Arts Team to provide an exceptional worship experience for those engaged in the Denver metro area and around the country. See the attached for full job description.
Please send resume and any pertinent documents to Pastor Gary Sandberg, Lead Pastor, Bethany Lutheran Church, 4500 E Hampden Ave, Cherry Hills Village, CO 80113. Gary@Bethany-Denver.org. 303-758-2820.

Posted April 16, 2021

Director of Development - Seminary Relations

California Lutheran University and Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary (PLTS)
Thousand Oaks, CA

California Lutheran University and Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary (PLTS) invite applications for the position of Director of Development – Seminary Relations. Reporting to the Vice President of Mission and Identity, the Director is responsible for the cultivation and stewardship of congregational and donor relationships for the development of the seminary and university. The Director advances the university’s mission by building relationships and effectively communicating its mission to donors and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America synods and congregations of the western United States. This position is headquartered on the Thousand Oaks campus of California Lutheran University.

Additional information about California Lutheran University may be found at: www.callutheran.edu, and additional information about Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary may be found at: www.plts.edu. Information about California Lutheran University, Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary, and the desired attributes for the Director of Development - Seminary Relations can be viewed here.

More information available here.

Posted April 5, 2021

 

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