Part-Time Choir Director Position – Clarendon FUMC

Part-Time Choir Director Position Clarendon First United Methodist Church Clarendon First United Methodist Church is seeking a Part-Time Choir Director/Pianist to work with our choir, vocal performers, and handbell choir, as well as accompany music in worship services. Responsibilities include: ▪ Directing the chancel choir ▪ Directing the handbell choir ▪ Choosing music in consultation with the pastor ▪ Preparing special music for Christmas and Easter services, and accompanying music in those worship services ▪ Be available for High Holy Days (i.e., Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Holy Week, and Easter) ▪ Direct children’s choir, as needed ▪ Be available for weekly rehearsals with choirs ▪ Other duties as determined by Pastor and Staff Supervisors Required skills include: ▪ Formal music training, including ability to read music ▪ Ability to transpose and arrange music ▪ Capacity to motivate and nurture volunteer musicians ▪ Ability to work with a variety of musical skill levels Please send resumé and letter of interest to: Nan Nelson P.O. Box 411 Clarendon, AR 72029-0411 Or...

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Children’s Ministries Director – St. Paul UMC Little Rock

Do you have a love for children of all ages and a heart for leading them to know and worship Jesus Christ?  St. Paul UMC is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic leader for our children’s programs!  The ideal candidate has excellent communication, leadership and people skills, and a passion for helping people of all ages to grow in their Christian faith and ministry.  Your work schedule when not involved with children’s programming will be flexible and at your discretion.  If this sounds like you, check out the complete job description on our website at www.stpaulumclr.org.  Email questions and resumes...

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Christian Education Coordinator – First UMC Jacksonville

First United Methodist Church Jacksonville, AR Interested in working in a growing church committed to making disciples of Jesus Christ and in a community rich with opportunity for people to meet Jesus? Do you love working with kids and adults to help them encounter Jesus, love Jesus and serve him in the world? Then apply today to be our Christian Education Coordinator! Learn more below.   Job Title: Christian Education Coordinator Job Status: Full Time/Salary – depending on qualifications Start Date: Open until Filled   Job Summary: Jacksonville First United Methodist is looking for an individual committed to Jesus Christ who loves guiding children and adults in their walks of faith. General responsibilities include designing and implementing programs for children focused on introducing them to Jesus Christ and helping them learn and participate in the life of discipleship.  It also includes overseeing, resourcing, an ongoing, developing discipleship model for adults. Applicants should have a good Biblical foundation and understanding of Christian discipleship, be comfortable leading and recruiting laity, and a team player.   Qualifications include: Committed follower of Jesus Christ; Post secondary education preferred or work related equivalent   To apply, submit a letter of introduction as well as resume to Rev. Nathan Kilbourne by email: nate.kilbourne@arumc.org OR by mail: First United Methodist Church, Attn: Rev. Nathan Kilbourne, 308 West Main St., Jacksonville, AR 72076   For more information visit www.jacksonvilleumc.org/job-opening/ or call 501.982.8176   Job Description Christian Education...

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Church Administrator – Quapaw Quarter UMC Little Rock

Quapaw Quarter United Methodist Church in downtown Little Rock, AR, has an opening for a Church Administrator effective immediately. Part-time position, M-Th, 8:30a-12:30p.  This essential position requires excellent communication and organizational skills. The Church Administrator works closely with the pastor, paid and volunteer staff, and members of the congregation and public. Maintains facility use and program calendar; works with the pastor and designated trustees to schedule facility usage within policy guidelines; bills outside groups for facility rent or other expenses; maintains leases for studio rentals; arranges for building/grounds maintenance under guidance of Senior Pastor and Board of Trustees; works with pastor and committees to schedule volunteers as needed for special events and/or administrative support; coordinates with brides and bridal parties on upcoming weddings; answers and directs telephone calls in a timely and appropriate manner; prepares and prints worship bulletins for Sundays and special occasions; prepares and sends out weekly “Now Happening” email newsletter; maintains current list of joys and concerns as received along with prayer requests for pastoral prayer; prepares and/or generates correspondence and assists with mailings; receives and processes incoming mail; serves as administrative support for Senior Pastor, Music Director, and Leadership Team; maintains office supplies and good order in the office area; assists the Membership/Communications Secretary with ACS software; enters attendance information and generates requested reports; monitors video surveillance system; exercises proper discretion in response to door traffic; maintains major committee minutes in an easily accessible location; performs other duties as assigned by pastor and  appropriate committees.  Requires familiarity with PC and Microsoft Office Suite. Knowledge of web, blogging, and social media a plus.  Email resume...

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Contemporary Worship Leader – Cornerstone UMC Jonesboro

Cornerstone United Methodist Church of Jonesboro, AR, is searching for a part-time Contemporary Worship Leader. Candidate should be an enthusiastic team player, innovator, and self-starter. He/she should have a deep personal faith in Jesus Christ and a calling to lead musically in worship. The Worship Leader is responsible for leading the praise band and engaging the congregation in worship through speaking and prayer. Cornerstone is a vibrant congregation in a growing area of town. The congregation draws persons from many different worship traditions and so preference is given to a candidate who can work collaboratively with pastor and worship staff to integrate creative liturgy and diverse music into worship. This position is considered part-time, salaried. Resumes can be submitted to Rev. Kathleen McMurray, kathleen.mcmurray@arumc.org. A detailed job description will be...

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