Worship Leader

Asbury United Methodist Church Columbus, IN - Columbus, IN

Full-time$40,000 a year

Asbury United Methodist Church (UMC) of Columbus, Indiana is seeking applicants for the full-time position of Worship Leader. The person in this position has the primary responsibility to envision, create, coordinate and lead the Contemporary Worship Service and oversee the traditional worship service.
Asbury has the benefit of two unique worship spaces.

1. The traditional service is held in the sanctuary with pipe organ and piano accompaniment and pews for the congregation.

2. The contemporary worship experience is held in the multipurpose worship center with digital sound, including in-ear monitors for the band. State of the art lighting and projection systems (including Environmental Projection) are effective worship tools. The congregation has padded chairs for seating.
Expectations of worship leader include:

  • Lead worship with guitar or keyboard
  • Coordinate the existing, gifted Worship Band, Vocals and Tech
  • Rehearse the Vocals and Band with Tech assistance
  • Recruit and develop new members for the worship team
  • Coordinate the worship experience with Pastor’s teaching theme
  • Administer the worship ministry with budgeting, scheduling, music organization, equipment oversight, etc.
  • Use technology and social media to promote church ministries
  • Use the church website to highlight activities of Contemporary Worship
  • Asbury uses ProPresenter and Planning Center software

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40,000.00 /year


  • Worship Leadership: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Education assistance or tuition reimbursement