The Coordinator for Worship and Church Music Ministries can provide a variety of opportunities for networking and personal consultation in specialized ministry areas, as well as church music and worship staff support and development, including:
- Full-time music staff search assistance
- Music staff development and encouragement
- Children and preschool choir support
- Virginia Baptist Male Chorale: Choral growth and worship opportunities for full-time male Ministers of Music.
- Virginia Baptist Women’s Chorale: Choral growth and worship opportunities for women (full-time, part-time, or volunteer) who are engaged in music ministry within their churches.
- Va. Baptist All-State Choir
- Worship evaluation, renewal, and growth
- Audio, lighting, and technical support
- Interpretive movement
- Puppet ministry
- Drama ministry
Upcoming Worship & Church Music Events
| March 3, 2017 - March 4, 2017|
| Va. Baptist All-State Choirs Concert Weekend |
Richmond’s First Baptist Church, Richmond
| May 15, 2017 - May 16, 2017|
| Va. Baptist Senior Adult "Sing and Share" Festival of Praise |
Vinton Baptist Church, Vinton
| July 17, 2017 - July 21, 2017|
| 2017 Music and Worship Arts Camp |
Eagle Eyrie Baptist Conference Center, Lynchburg, VA 24503
Networking opportunities, seminars, workshops and personal consultations are available to congregations, pastors and church staff in the area of discovering and experiencing authentic worship, evaluating worship experiences, adding additional worship experiences, and worship renewal.
- Worship Leader Networks: A variety of networking opportunities for individual worship leaders and church staff leadership based on similarities of worship experiences and need.
Virginia Baptist Chorales
The Virginia Baptist Chorales are member-run organizations that provide a musical outlet, fellowship and encouragement for Virginia Baptist musicians, and include:
- Virginia Baptist Male Chorale – Choral growth and worship opportunities for full-time male Ministers of Music.
- Virginia Baptist Women’s Chorale – Choral growth and worship opportunities for women (full-time, part-time, or volunteer) who are engaged in music ministry within their churches.
Both Chorales have recently completed recording projects and CDs are now available through the Courageous Churches Team.
Minister in Residence (Traditional Worship and Church Music)