BGV REQUIREMENTS

Responsible To Worship Pastor and Worship Arts Director

Responsibilities Sunday call time is 6:50 am. 9 am and 11 am Sunday services are required when serving.

Requirements Be on time for all call times and rehearsals. Knowledge and experience singing with a band. Must be able to find harmonies and carry those parts consistently. Must be able to follow a click track. Must have personal in-ear monitors (all campuses have IEMs for monitors). Everyone is expected to come to the rehearsal knowing their parts. Be willing to learn and grow as an individual and a team. Attend scheduled team development and gathering nights. Be actively involved in the church and attend weekend services and events when not serving on the team. Must serve on the choir/vocal ensemble for various events.

Opportunities Leadership development. Input on arrangements and music ideas. Participation in special events.

Time Required Approximately 6 – 8 hours per week. Sunday Rehearsal 6:50 am. Sunday Services 9 am and 11 am. Scheduling varies for other Refuge ministries: worship nights, conferences, refuge men, awakened, young adults, and vertical, etc.

Length Of Commitment One year renewable by signed mutual agreement.

Dress Code Sunday AM conservative, dressy-casual, no shorts, no hats, no flip flops. Worship nights casual. Special services will be determined at that time. Monthly stage colors are given out that must be followed.

APPLICATION / AUDITION PROCESS

1. APPLICATION Read through vocalist requirements. Please fill out the worship team application via “apply here” at the bottom of the page. Please attach a video singing one of the songs listed below on the application. Please upload your video to Youtube and attach the link to that video in the provided space on your application.

2. LIVE CALLBACKS Once you submit your video and application, you will receive an email from Refuge Worship. We will view all videos and you will be emailed back only if you’ve been asked to continue in the audition process. We will give further instruction on preparation and times for live callbacks in that email.

3. CONTACT After a few days of our live audition, you’ll receive an email that either extends an invitation to join the worship ministry or explains why we’ve chosen not to extend an invitation at this time. If you’re invited to join, email to accept or decline within a week. Then we’ll take you through our onboarding process. If you aren’t invited to join, feel free to email [email protected] to schedule a meeting or talk through any questions or concerns you may have.

WHAT TO SEND FOR THE APPLICATION VIDEO

BGVs Sing the Chorus and Bridge of “Great Are You Lord” (All Sons and Daughters)

APPLY HERE

VOCAL ENSEMBLE REQUIREMENTS

Responsible To Worship Pastor and Worship Arts Director

Responsibilities Various evening rehearsals, dates will be determined according to the Sunday date the vocal ensemble will be on stage. Sunday Rehearsal 7 am (as scheduled). Sunday services 9 am and 11 am (as scheduled). Special services (as scheduled).

Requirements Ability to sing on pitch. Ability to hear harmony parts. Attend scheduled team development and gathering nights. Be actively involved at The Refuge and attend weekend services and events when not serving on the team.

Opportunities Leadership development, ensemble groups, solos, etc. Participation in special events and creative elements. Ability to grow in vocal skills.

Time Required Various evening rehearsals, dates will be determined according to the Sunday date the ensemble will be on stage. The vocal ensemble will join the Sunday morning worship team quarterly for 9 am and 11 am services.

Length Of Commitment One year renewable by signed mutual agreement.

Dress Code Sunday AM is conservative, dressy-casual, no shorts, no hats, no flip flops. Special Services will be determined at that time. Monthly stage colors are given out that must be followed.

APPLICATION / AUDITION PROCESS

1. APPLICATION Read through vocal ensemble requirements. Please fill out the worship team application via “apply here” at the bottom of the page. Please attach a video singing one of the songs listed below on the application. Please upload your video to Youtube and attach the link to that video in the provided space on your application.

2. CONTACT After a few days of receiving your application, you’ll receive an email that either extends an invitation to join the vocal ensemble or explains that we’ve chosen not to extend an invitation at this time. If you’re invited to join, email to accept or decline within a week. Then we’ll take you through our scheduling process and get you plugged in. If you aren’t invited to join, feel free to email [email protected] to schedule a meeting or talk through any questions or concerns you may have.

WHAT TO SEND FOR THE APPLICATION VIDEO

BGVs Sing the Chorus and Bridge of “Great Are You Lord” (All Sons and Daughters)

Apply Here