A Casual Worship Service Leader is wanted to lead the casual worship service at Brook Hill United Methodist Church, located at 8946 Indian Springs Road, Frederick, Maryland 21702. This is a paid position estimated to be 6–8 hours per week.

Job Summary

The Casual Worship Service Leader is a spiritual and organizational leader who oversees the music worship of our casual worship service at Brook Hill United Methodist Church (UMC).

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assemble a cohesive praise band with the core focus of leading the congregation in worship
  • Schedule/organize band members, multimedia slide presentation creators and operators, sound personnel, and lighting personnel
  • Assemble worship music to lead the congregation in worship and help support the preaching message for the week
  • Organize setup of the equipment for Sunday morning
  • Effectively lead worship in a contemporary style that compliments the casual worship service

General Qualifications

  • A clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and a vital, growing personal relationship with Him.
  • Experience in leading worship, vocalists, and musicians.
  • Possess a sense of calling to serve in this kind of ministry role and an ability to clearly articulate that calling to others.
  • Proven track record of success as a team builder.
  • Proficiency in the ability to lead while playing.
  • Experience as a leader and recruiter of volunteers.
  • Experience in leading worship that transcends modern, contemporary, and traditional genres.
  • Skilled in the use of technology in worship and in the use of sound, lighting, computers, and video projection.
  • Must have strong vocal skills.

Specific Abilities

  • Heart for the spiritual formation of those in the congregation and the worship ministry.
  • Relational skills and an enthusiastic presence for leading worship.
  • Ability to work with chord charts, sheet music, and guitar tabs.
  • Ability to incorporate other art forms as needed.
  • Commitment to ongoing personal and professional growth.
  • Fully support the mission, vision, and worship philosophy of Brook Hill UMC.
  • Must have a teachable heart.


The Worship Leader reports to the Senior Pastor and indirectly to the Staff–Parish Relations Committee.

How to Apply

If interested, please e-mail your resume to BrookHill@bhumc.org.