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Sonrise Church

Jan 29, 2021

Job title: Director of Worship and Technology 

We are looking for an anointed and dynamic person of faith, to join
our team as our Director Of Worship and Technology. If you’re God’s
choice for Sonrise, you’ll have vision and gifting to take our worship
department to the next level. We have great people involved already
and we need a leader to rally them. For a suitable fit, it’s crucially
important to be able to work alongside the strong leadership on our
ministry team, whether our staff or volunteers. When you arrive, you’ll
need to hit the ground running and be someone who wants to be part
of a growing church and provide the leadership a growing church
needs in the areas of worship, technology, communications, and
whatever else a growing church needs!

Application deadline: Feb 20/21

Start Date: March 15/21

If this sounds interesting to you, and you feel the Lord moving you in
our direction, then please read on.

Sonrise is excited to be a growing church and we are thrilled to
expand our ministry team. Our church has about 450 people
connected to us as a home church. Pre COVID we were in two Sunday
morning services at 9am & 11am with a wide demographic of ages
including lots of young families. When restrictions permitted, we had
three services during COVID: 830am, 10am and 1130am. Currently
we are running live stream services during the week.
Sonrise is an Evangelical Pentecostal Church that was planted in 1989
associated with the ACOP Fellowship ( We love worship,
preaching, prayer, the Word, the Spirit and believe and seek God for
His supernatural move. Sonrise is also a generous church and we
believe we are called to be a sending church and currently have a
mission focus in Africa, Asia, various regions of Canada and unreached
people groups. We have also partnered with local faith-based and
community agencies to extend hope to the world.

Our ministry team currently consists of Pastor Chris and Sherri Westby
(Lead), Pastor Shem and Quinn Moses (Assistant), Rochelle Ogilvy
(Youth and Admin), Ashley Kizito (Children and Families)., and Braden
and Lisa Deagle (Pastoral Interns). Pastor Chris and Sherri have led
Sonrise for over 4 years. Pastor Chris and Sherri are graduates of
2 Arrow Leadership and Pastor Chris has a MA in Leadership from
Briercrest Seminary. Our volunteer staff consists of Michelle Saldeba
(Online Church Director and Growth Track Coordinator), Shalan Wiebe
(Prayer Leader), and Thandi Watkins, currently on maternity leave

A little about our facilities…
We’re located on one of the busiest streets in the lower mainland, and in one of the fastest growing
communities of Surrey. We have a fantastic building that is fully paid for, with room to expand. Our worship space can also be used as a sports gym and we have a commercial kitchen for hosting great church events. This church building is nothing short of a miracle in every way.

What you can expect for an interview process..
Once you send a cover letter and resume, you’ll have a chance to connect with Pastor Chris, online, from there you’ll meet with our search team for another round of conversation and questions. Deadline for application is Feb 28th, 2021. Salary, vacation and benefits will be based, experience and education. One last note, we will not be accepting international applicants.

Sonrise Church
Please email with your resume or any questions