Organist – First Baptist Church, Powder Springs, GA

First Baptist Church, Powder Springs, GA (Cobb County)

Church Demographics:
Southern Baptist
750 ave combined in 2 different services.
Organist position will be for the 9:30AM Sanctuary service which has 75 member adult choir (ave 50 on Sun AMs); 20-piece orchestra (ave 15 on Sun AMs); and pianist, and electric keyboard (primarily for covering synth strings part)
Worship service music has a wide variety of musical styles leaning classic/traditional

Organ is a 3 manual Allen

Organist Experience:  previous church organist experience or college degreed

Responsibilities:

Wednesday:
evening rehearsal 7-8:30PM (No rehearsals last 3 Wed of Dec and all of July; plus 2-3 other times/yr)

Sunday:
8:50 meet with Music Pastor and other worship leaders for service talk-through;
9:10 choral warm-up;
service begins at 9:30; concludes by 10:45
We combine services a few times a year.  Organist will not be always be needed on these services
No Sun PM service responsibilities

Sunday AM Music Responsibilities:
Preludes (1-2 times /month)
Accomp all congregational worship music (along with other instruments)
Offertories (1-2/month)
Postludes (3-4 / month)

Seasonal Music:
Special Christmas program (Sat PM and Sun PM).  Easter service is normal Sun AM service.

Salary:
$12,500 (negotiable) with 2 weeks paid vacation

J Mark Perry
Worship Music Pastor
FBC-Powder Springs
4330 North Ave
Powder Springs, GA 30127
770-943-9333

[Posted 9 SEP 2019]