Southern Baptist Convention

Purpose & About SSBC:
SSBC is seeking a full time worship leader to lead and coordinate the worship/music ministry of our church. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a definite call to ministry and be a strong worship leader who is able to lead and work alongside others (including existing musicians) to build both a strong and dynamic worship team that will lead the congregation in heaven-like worship—our worship is more modern than traditional.

SSBC is a growing, multigenerational, theologically-conservative, outreach-focused church located in South Bend, Indiana with an average weekend attendance of approximately 250, including adults and children. We are a part of the Southern Baptist Convention. It is our desire to develop passionate followers of Jesus Christ who seek to impact his or her community for Christ–one life at a time!

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• Plan weekend and special worship services alongside other pastors and ministry leaders
• Manage scheduling of people for all areas of worship (i.e., vocalist, band, a/v)
• Manage Planning Center database
• Manage the Worship Ministry’s financial budget and purchases
• Train and develop worship team members
• Prepare with Worship Team both midweek and before services
• Lead another ministry in the church based on gifting (Connect Group/Small Group Ministry, Outreach, etc.)

Ministry Qualifications:
• Godly, Humble Character
• Demonstrates Spiritual Maturity
• Relational and Evangelistic
• Affirm The Baptist Faith & Message 2000 of the Southern Baptist Convention
• Be able to integrate sound doctrine with the worship set
• Able to integrate all music styles into worship (we do modern worship but don't want to neglect the timeless songs of the faith)
• Strong Love for Congregation
• Strong Organizational and Administrative Skills
• Strong Musical Ability (instruments and vocally)
• Strong ability to build a team
• Strong plus
• Ability to play multiple instruments
• Audio/Visual experience


Scott Smith
(574) 291-1665

South Side Baptist Church

1130 E Jackson Rd
South Bend, IN 46614-5940
(574) 291-1665

South Side Baptist Church is a Southern Baptist Church located in South Bend, Indiana. In 1961, South Side Baptist Church (then, South Side Baptist Chapel) began as a ministry with a mission to reach the people on the south side of South Bend. Even though over fifty years have passed and faces have changed, we have never strayed from our mission!