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Clear Lake/Webster
Part-time Director of Traditional Worship

Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
18220 Upper Bay Rd
Houston, Texas 77058

Contact Beth Koerber
bkoerber@gdlc.org
(281) 333-4535
Church Website

Number and Times of Services:
8:00am – Liturgical Service
9:30am – Traditional Service
11:00am – Contemporary Service

Number and Times of Midweek Rehearsals:
Bell Choir rehearsal is on Wednesday from 6-7pm, and then Choir rehearsal is on Wednesdays from 7-9pm.

Duties

  1. Model a lifestyle which is seeking to grow as a fully devoted follower of Jesus Christ.
  2. Plan, coordinate and direct liturgical and traditional worship and special services (funerals, concerts, etc.) which includes developing the worship order, liturgy, selecting hymns, special music.
  3. Recruit and provide musical and spiritual leadership for liturgical and traditional choirs and instrumentalists.
  4. Compose original compositions or create arrangements for worship services and/or special
    events for vocalists and/or instrumentalists.
  5. Supervise and collaborate with staff organist.
  6. Collaborate with Director of Contemporary Worship on blended worship services and/or special worship moments in traditional or contemporary services.
  7. Collaborate as a member of the Worship Planning Team and participate in all team/staff
    meetings.
  8. Supervise the directors of hand bells, youth, and children’s choirs and/or personally direct ensembles.
  9. Oversee the music library and choir folders.
  10. Ensure instruments and equipment used in traditional settings are maintained and
    operational.
  11. Other ministry assignments as mutually agreed upon.

Qualifications:
The normal work week is Sunday through Thursday. Because of the nature of this ministry, flexibility in scheduling is required.

Resources:
The Worship Center has an organ and piano, and the Chapel also has an organ and piano.

Additional Information:
Salary is commensurate with education, experience and accomplishments, and includes full benefits for employee. For further information, contact Beth Koerber, Chief of Staff and Operations at
bkoerber@gdlc.org, or Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 18220 Upper Bay Road, Houston, TX 77058. Phone 281-333-4535.