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Worship

DYNAMIC WORSHIP (Corporate Services)

 

Worship Arts Committee


Chairperson: Teaching Elder (see EPC Book of Order)
Committee Deacon: Worship Arts Deacon
Staff Partner: Music Director
Membership: Décor Team Coordinator, Music Team Coordinator, Sacraments Team Coordinator, and Technology Team Coordinator.

This committee works to plan and execute the Dynamic Worship document across all worship services at Longview EPC. Corporate worship leadership involves musicians, singers, liturgists, preachers, slide & lighting operators, sound technicians, communion preparers, and décor designers. This committee is charged with bringing those teams together to organize and prepare worship gatherings that glorify God and engage his people in dynamic worship.

The Teaching Elder is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the worship service according to the vision described in the Dynamic Worship document, supporting the work of the Worship Arts Deacon and Music Director, facilitating meetings of the committee, and reporting to the Session regularly on the work and wellness of the committee. The Worship Arts Deacon is responsible for organizing the ongoing work of the committee, maintaining minutes, and executing the details and logistics of services as directed by the Teaching Elders. The committee is made up of the coordinators of the following teams: Décor Team, Music Team, Sacraments Team, and Technology Team.

Décor Team


Team Coordinator: Congregation Member
Staff Partner: Teaching Elder

This team is charged with coordinating décor for worship services. They will take an active role especially during special seasons of the year (i.e. Advent, Lent, Holy Week) to enhance corporate worship service gatherings for our faith family.  The Décor Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the team and communicating and synchronizing with the Worship Arts Deacon and Staff Partner. This team meets as needed for preparation, implementation, and prayer.

Music Team


Team Coordinator: Music Director

This team is charged with working with the Music Director to prayerfully support the music ministries of the church, including the sanctuary choir, the praise team, children’s music, and youth music. The Team Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the team and communicating and synchronizing with the Worship Arts Deacon. This team meets as needed for preparation, coordinating events, and prayer.

Sacraments Team


Team Coordinator: Congregation Member
Staff Partner: Teaching Elder

This team is charged with preparing the elements for communion services and preparing the fount for baptism services.  The Sacraments Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the team and communicating and synchronizing with the Worship Arts Deacon and Staff Partner. This team meets as needed for preparation, implementation, and prayer.

Technology Team


Team Coordinator: A/V Tech Staff Member

This team is charged with working with the A/V Tech Person to coordinate audiovisual elements for worship services. This includes the following aspects of services: sound, lighting, slides, and video. The Team Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the team and communicating and synchronizing with the Worship Arts Deacon and Staff Partner. This team meets as needed for preparation, implementation, and prayer.


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