about st. paul's

Founded in 1906 and located at its current site in Houston’s vibrant museum district since 1930, St. Paul’s is an urban, welcoming, and progressive church of almost 4,000 members with a weekly worship attendance averaging 1,100. The congregation, whose average age is 38, strives to continue to connect with a growing and ethnically diverse city.  St. Paul’s encourages and promotes excellence to the glory of God in worship, theology, ministry and mission. 

Vision Statement
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church is a cathedral for Houston that embodies the city’s diversity, inspires faith, and leads change for the common good of all peoples and communities. 

current Job Listings


director of music

Position Description
The Director of Music will provide leadership and direction for a comprehensive music program primarily grounded in the Anglican and classical tradition. The Director of Music will maintain the highest standard of excellence and integrity for the worship of Christ at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, throughout Houston, and beyond the region, consistent with St. Paul’s Vision Statement.

Organization Structure

  • Reporting Relationship: Reports to Senior Minister
  • Subordinates: Assistant Organist, Organ Scholar, Music Administrator, Director of Children’s Music, Director of Choral Scholars, Director of Fine Arts Academy, Staff Singers, and volunteers.

Salary: Full time position--$70,000 to $100,000 commensurate with experience. Position includes health, pension, and vacation benefits.

Contact Information: Rev. Tommy Williams and Mrs. Nancy Glosup, Co-Chairs  (Church Office: 713-528-0527)

Interested Applicants:  For consideration, please submit the following to search@stpaulshouston.org

  • Cover Letter
  • Résumé
  • 3 References with contact information

Upon request, your application will kept confidential. Applications will be considered as submitted. Deadline: July 31, 2017. Applications will be accepted until a final decision is made.