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June 27, 2018 at 5:58 pm #12655
College Church in Northampton MA is seeking a part-time Worship Arts Director.
The Worship Arts Director will work with the Senior Pastor and Worship Arts Team to create a consistent culture for our Sunday morning services. This individual will leverage the gifts and strengths of the congregation in order to maximize joyful participation and resonate with the wider culture. The Worship Arts Director will lead collaboratively and be intentional about investing in and equipping others for ministry.
Cultivate an intimate and growing relationship with Jesus
Work with the Senior Pastor to plan and lead weekly services
Shepherd and equip a diverse team of musicians
Love the congregation and lead them with excellence, authenticity, humility and integrity
Oversee and resource “worship nights,” “refresh services” and other worship gatherings outside of Sunday mornings
Provide expertise and feedback to our AV Team
Coordinate between the AV Team, Worship Arts Team and Staff
Be present at least 46 Sundays per year (this can be pro-rated from your start date) and delegate leadership in your absence
Attend weekly Staff Meetings (currently Wednesdays, 11am) whenever possible
Meet regularly with the Senior Pastor for mentoring and oversight
Contribute your skills, gifts and passions to the mission of God at College Church as you have time and opportunity
E-mail your resume, cover letter and spiritual autobiography to info @thecollegechurch.org
Salary: $10,000.00 to $15,000.00 /year
Education: High schoolNovember 20, 2018 at 1:28 pm #13541
Mary Evelyn Cesar
Has this position been filled?November 27, 2018 at 11:46 am #13559
Serguei Koupstov, Music director, Piano/Choir Conductor.
Address: 37Chappell Street ▪Seekonk, MA 02771 ▪(508) 336-6835
Gifted by God with musical talent for vocal and instrumental performance and arrangement, I especially enjoy being used by God in the area of Worship. Whether through the piano, keyboard, flute, guitar, Russian folk instruments or choir conducting for children and adults, I love to be in God’s presence and to help lead others there through Worship. Having been involved with ministry to adults, youth and children, I also believe they have a strong role in the worship experience and I want to help mold current and future worshipers.
Since the early nineties, my wife and I have been working with various Christian missionary organizations to do the following:
Help plant new churches in the Crimea region
Prepare seminars and conferences
Distribute Christian literature among the local people
Organize missionary accommodations, radio and television interviews, schooling for their children, etc.
Primary areas of church service: worship, leading worship and working with youth
Worship leader: New Testament church in the Crimean town of Simferopol and Zion Church in Moscow
Worship Leader: New Testament Church in England, Windsor
Worship Leader: Olive Tree Ministries, Boston. MA.
Taught in the Bible school set up by Paul Kim in Moscow.
Worked in several organizations as a group leader, teacher, conductor, performer, musical arranger, accompanist and restorer and tuner of pianos.
Gained experience and contacts working with Christian organizations, including churches, missionary societies, charities, evangelical groups in Russia, Ukraine, United States, Latvia, Lithuania, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Georgia, Switzerland and Germany.
Experience interacting with a wide variety of people from all walks of life and many different ages, beliefs, nationalities and social statuses.
Took part in the preparation and recording of albums for a number of famous musicians in the former Soviet Union.
Spent time in almost every republic of the former Soviet Union. The nature of my work took me to the largest towns and the smallest villages, to meet people of various cultures.
2003-2014 Olive Tree Ministries, Boston. MA. Worship leader
1996-2003 New Testament Church,Windsor, England. Worship leader
1992-1996 Zion Church in Moscow, Russia, Worship leader,Youth Pastor
1990-1992 Simferopol, Christian Musical Group, Simferopol, Ukraine
Music leader and composer.
1989-1990 Record Studio Moscow, Russia
Musician on keyboard instruments with group “Leader” Russian stars -Kelmi group and with Igor Sarukhanova and Valery Leaontyev.
1985-1989 Simferopole Jazz Band Simferopol, Ukraine
1985-1989 Children’s Musical School Simferopol, Ukraine
Teacher of music theory and guitar class.
1984-1985 Musical Show Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Group leader and musician.
1982-1983 Kemerovo Circus Kemerovo, Russia
Musician in circus orchestra.
1980-1982 Kemerovo Country Club Kemerovo, Russia
Conductor of folk choir.
1976-1980 Institute of Art Kemerovo, Russia
Graduated with a combined diploma in music teaching, conducting and performance,choir conductor.
Other subjects studied include psychology, teaching, and history of Theater, history of art, aesthetics and research methods.
Born in Cheremhovo, Siberia, USSR ,October, 1955.I’m a British Citizen and i’m a permanent resident in USA. My wife, Galina and I have one daughter, Katya.One granddaughter Saraih. I have known about Christ from my childhood and was a Russian orthodox Christian, introduced to the faith by my grandmother. I have Certificate of Ordination (available upon request).
References and video available upon requestNovember 30, 2018 at 8:19 pm #13576
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