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Stratham Community Church
6 Emery Lane, Stratham, NH
We are a progressive, inclusive, and intellectually stimulating congregation, is seeking a Music Director for its music program. Responsibilities include directing, rehearsing, and accompanying the adult choir, working with the Pastor and the Music Committee in planning weekly music and performing appropriate musical selections and hymns during the weekly Sunday service. Candidates should have sufficient musical training, including piano and organ proficiencies, experience in leading church music, and the ability to work with others with a team spirit and good interpersonal skills.
The position is 12-15 hours per week. The monthly salary is $1,400 - $1,700 based on experience and qualifications.
In this position, you will be required to:
- Learn the Stratham UCC Church Service Liturgy (if not acquainted)
- Work with Pastor and Music Committee as required, including selection of all hymns in concert with the Pastor and the Music Committee.
- Provide Office Administrator with selections of Prelude, Anthem, Offertory, and Postlude no later than one week prior to Sunday service for inclusion in the bulletin
- Provide piano and/or organ accompaniment for choir, hymns, Prelude, Offertory, and Postlude as well as gathering music prior to service.
- Participate in weekly Sunday worship services (1 hr.) as well as conduct a 30 -45 min. Choir rehearsal prior to the service.
- Participate during special services: Blue Christmas, Christmas Eve, Palm Sunday, Maundy Thursday, Easter
- Conduct an adult Choir Rehearsal (currently held on Thursday evenings for 1 hr. and 30 min. from 7:00-8:30) mid- September through mid-June.
Applicants must provide a letter of interest, a professional resume, and three recent letters of reference electronically submitted to: email@example.com.
Part time Office Administrative Assistant
Stratham Community Church
6 Emery Lane, Stratham
We are seeking a part-time Office Administrative Assistant. The position is responsible for creating a welcoming atmosphere for visitors to the church, managing the church office and supporting the Pastor, staff, & church leaders.
The successful applicant will be organized and able to prioritize a variety of tasks. Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications with particular strength using Excel is required.
This position is 20 to 25 hours per week, salary is commensurate with experience.
Please forward resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Stratham Community Church, 6 Emery Lane, Stratham, NH 03885, attention Carol Gulla. \
Accompanist and Choir Director Positions Available
First Parish Congregational Church, UCC, East Derry, NH
First Parish is a progressive, inclusive, and mission-driven congregation with two openings that could be combined if the candidate has the skill set to do so.
Accompanist position: year round, part-time position averaging 10-12 hours, with evening/weekend hours required, providing worship service music and accompanying the choir(s) of the church. Must have an attested competence and understanding of church music.
Choir Director position: year round, part-time position averaging 10-12 hours, with evening/weekend hours required, developing, coordinating and implementing a diverse music ministry, in cooperation with clergy. Candidate must have an attested music competence and understanding, as well as experience in leading music in church worship services.
For additional information regarding these two positions, please click here First Parish Congregational Music positions
Applicants must provide a letter of interest, a professional resume, and three recent letters of reference electronically submitted to: email@example.com
Deadline for applying: May 31, 2019 or until positions are filled.
Organist and Choir Director
First Congregational Church, UCC, of Meredith
We are seeking the next wonderful musician to lead our choir and play our organ. We are hoping to find someone who is familiar with traditional church music, and who is also comfortable helping us explore other musical styles and jazzing it up when the time is right. The choir rehearses at 9:00 on Sunday morning and again after church from 11:15 to 12:15. The choir director and pastor will consult regularly on worship planning so that anthems and other choral music support the theme of the worship service. The ideal candidate will be experienced on both the organ and the piano and in directing choirs, and be competent at sight reading hymns. This is a part-time position, paying $14,000/year. Submit résumés to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Director of Faith Programming
First Parish Church Congregational, United Church of Christ
218 Central Ave, Dover NH 03820
First Parish Church, United Church of Christ, is seeking candidates for the position of Director of Faith Programming, combining the functions of Christian Education Coordinator and Youth Ministries Coordinator, beginning July 1, 2019.
For a detailed job description, including qualifications, responsibilities, accountability, and salary, please click Dover Director of Faith Programming.
Interested applicants should send professional resume and contact information for 3 professional references to:
First Parish Church
Attn: Mr. Rick Gremlitz, Church Administrator
218 Central Ave
Dover, NH 03820
Music Director/Choir Director/Accompanist
The Congregational Church of Henniker is seeking a part-time (12-15 hours/week) inspirational, committed and creative Music Director to lead our church’s music ministry. Alternatively, we’re also open to job sharing for a Choir Director and Accompanist, too! If you are a exceptional pianist and/or a motivational leader who has the skills to oversee the administrative responsibilities of managing a music ministry, we offer a great work environment that’s flexible and fun. Send your cover letter/s and resume/s to email@example.com. We’ll be accepting applications until the position is filled.
First Congregational Church, Pelham
3 Main Street, Pelham
Approximately 50 used chairs available. You pick up; donation appreciated (but not essential). See a sample Pelham chairs. Please contact
603-635-7025 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.
Baptismal Font and a Communion Set
The Second Congregation Church, Palmer, MA (western Massachusetts) has a Baptismal font and a Communion Set that they would like to donate to a church.
The articles are in good condition.
If interested please contact Paul V. Mombourquette via email, email@example.com, to work out the logistics.
Posted: May 3, 2019
Amherst Congregational Church of Amherst, NH, have 50 solidly constructed stained and varnished chairs to give to a church or organization in need. They have served faithfully for many years. A donation would be thoughtful but not necessary.
Contact Alicia Wight at (603) 345-0155 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you. Alicia
Free: Communion Sets
First Church Nashua 882-4681
The First Church of Nashua, New Hampshire has a couple of aluminum communion cup and bread tray sets in good condition (see photo) that we’d like to offer to another church that could use them. They can be picked up in Nashua or we can deliver them to the conference office for you to pick up there. View the sets here communion trays