Grace Avenue UMC: Director of Modern Worship

Date Posted: 3/30/2022

Grace Avenue UMC, Frisco, TX

Job Description

The Director of Modern Worship designs and implements modern worship experiences and expressions for Grace Avenue UMC in collaboration with the Modern Worship pastoral team. These expressions will be aligned with the church’s mission to eradicate homelessness in whatever form it presents itself. Currently, worship consists of a 9:30 a.m. Livestream/online-only service and an 11 a.m. in-person experience.


  • Lead worship + music in Modern services
  • Choose songs, create charts, prepare backing tracks (iPad) for worship services
  • Work with the Tech team lead to create the atmosphere of the space (visual, audio, lighting, simple architecture)
  • Recruit and coordinate paid and volunteer band members for worship
  • Direct weekly rehearsals with the band
  • Develop healthy relationships with the congregation
  • Authentically share your faith journey


  • 3-5 years of experience planning, preparing, and leading worship services
  • Proficiency with all Microsoft Applications and planning software (Planning Center Online)
  • Ability to play guitar or piano along with vocal talent
  • Track record of teaching + leading instrumentalists and singers

Our Values

  • We are more servants of Christ than performers
  • We care more about getting the job done than maintaining rigid office hours
  • We place a high premium on relationship building with the staff, the congregation, and the mission field
  • We prefer collaboration over siloed ministries
  • We try to take our jobs seriously without taking ourselves too seriously
  • We support one another in times of need
  • We value innovation and creativity
  • We model and uphold inclusion throughout the church

Salary + Benefits

  • Salary to commensurate with experience
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Supportive and inclusive work environment

How to Apply

Email a cover letter and resume to Pastor Christopher Vaughan at
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 972-335-2882


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