First UMC Bonham: Director of Music

Date Posted: 9/30/2021

First UMC Bonham, Bonham, TX

Job Description

  • Approximately 10 hours a week, including
    • Wednesday choir practice from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
    • Sunday morning worship at 10:30 a.m.
    • Special service (i.e. Holy Week, Community Worship and Funerals)
  • Select and provide music for Sunday services to include the anthem and offertory.  If possible, join the pastor and accompanist in hymn selection.
  • Responsible for music-related duties such as selection and filing music, updating the music library, and keeping the choir room and office neat and attractive.
  • Work within the music budget, providing such budget when required to do so
  • Recruit and direct a handbell choir
  • Work with volunteers to ensure youth and children are involved in our music ministry
  • Ensure there is a Sunday that includes special music during Advent and Easter
  • Assist with choir recruitment
  • Learn to operate sound system
  • Additional duties as assigned


  • The director will be required to evidence the work and life of a faithful disciple of Christ
  • Must be able to direct music and coordinate instrumentation with choral music
  • Must have strong voice for leading hymns
  • Must be available for holiday worship services
  • Must be willing to work with all age groups
  • Punctual and dependable

How to Apply

Email a resume to Rev. Dana Coker at
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 903-366-1158


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