Director of Worship and Music

Date posted: Monday 08 May 2017

Redeemer Lutheran Church (White Bear Lake, MN) is seeking a Director of Worship and Music (30 hours per week, with benefits), to provide worship leadership for both traditional and contemporary Sunday worship services, midweek services and other seasonal worship services. Anticipated start date is August 1.


This person will plan worship in collaboration with pastors and worship teams; select music for all worship services; direct the adult chorale and other ensembles and instrumentalists; lead contemporary worship team; provide worship accompaniment on organ and piano; recruit, train, and develop musicians and worship leaders; and provide oversight and direction to worship teams (including technology team). Desired qualifications: passion for spreading the gospel through engaging worship and music; demonstrated expertise in organ and piano (other instrumental experience a plus), proven capability in choral conducting and contemporary ensemble leadership; experience in collaborative worship planning; ability to manage volunteers effectively; biblical knowledge and familiarity with Lutheran theology and traditions; competence in using worship technology (audio visual equipment, computers and worship media); and 2-3 years of experience in worship leadership in a congregational setting. B.A. in music or related field required, M.S.M. preferred.


To apply, please send resume and cover letter to Pam Stofferahn at or Redeemer Lutheran Church, 3770 Bellaire Avenue, White Bear Lake, MN 55110.