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David M. Cadieux  –  Karpos Ministries

Objective: to serve in a local group to equip and encourage others to function in their spiritual gifts and together, offer our gifts in passionate worship of God. (Rom 12:1-2)

 

Skills & Gifting

  • Equipper/Shepherd – Passionate about helping others discover their spiritual gifts and releasing them to function in these areas. This includes developing, equipping, nurturing, and discipling both mature and new believers.
  • Contemporary Worship Leader – Helping to lead others in the Lord’s presence in a variety of settings, from small groups to a full congregation, leading alone or with a full band, in contemporary and blended services.
  • Composing/Arranging Music – Have composed many worship songs and led them both in a small group and a larger congregational setting. Able to arrange various styles of music to match instrumentation of worship team
  • Proficient in Technology/Music Software – PPT presentations, recording software, excellent working knowledge of audio technology – set-up, basic trouble-shooting, etc.
  • Preaching / Teaching – Able to clearly and effectively communicate God’s Word in a way that encourages practical application in  the life of the listener.
  • Counseling – Able to effectively communicate spiritual truths on a one-on-one level in a way that ministers grace, gives insight, and encourages healthy purposeful living.
  • Administrative – Able to organize people and materials to either enhance teamwork and productivity or bring to completion of a project thought impossible to actual realization. Have also worked as Admin. Asst. and Office Mgr (including accounts rec., accounts payable using QuickBooks), supply logistics, scheduling, years of customer service experience, etc.

  

Quantifiable Results in Leadership Positions

  • Founder of Karpos Ministries – parachurch support organization to non-profit organizations for the proclaimation of the Gospel
  • Adult & Youth Worship Teams – Spiritual and technical growth of members, introduced orchestration, delegated responsibilities and tasks, and team members now enjoy ability to improvise throughout songs.
  • Successfully initiated Men’s Ministriesintroduced monthly breakfasts, breaking into small groups to encourage deeper relationships and meaningful growth. Am now enjoying the regular weekly meeting of men’s small groups and seeing the internal relationships and growth resulting.
  • Demonstrable gift to teach/preach God’s Word – as evidenced by positive feedback from members of our congregation, including specific ways in which messages are applicable.
  • Founded Watchmen – Shofar evangelism Team
  • Demonstrable gift to counsel one-on-one, as well as with families and couples
    – i.e. helping numerous teens with starting faith walk. Helping church leaders understand the value of engaging leadership (as opposed to strict administrative approach)
  • Administrative application of visionary leading – Set plan and workflow in motion to determine the spiritual and directional status of each ministry (and it’s leader) to begin progression towards a unified assembly where ministries would be ready and capable of accepting lead roles or supporting roles as needed by the overall vision and direction of the church
    1. Initiated and nurtured men’s ministry.
    2. Initiated usage and mentoring program for gifts testing of individuals.
    3. Prepared curriculum to help assembly find balanced approach to body function and direction.
    4. Initiated re-integration of AV personal to main assembly team (including team prayer before church service).
    5. Initiated and grew small group studies for spawning of core groups and encouragement of personal growth. 

 

Ministry Experience

Worship Leader/Admin 2014-present
Harvest Christian Church ,   New Bedford, MA (church plant)

  • Worship Leader (create, disciple worship team, preparation of Sunday media)
  • Discipleship Study (weekly for men)
  • Couples Study (alternating weeks)
  • Admin support (part of church planting team)
  • Web Design/ Graphic Design support
  • Weekly posting of bible study to church website for Men’s Ministry devotional

 

Worship Leader/Admin (Paid) 2013-2014
Redemption Fellowship ,   Fall River, MA (church plant of S.E.B.C.)

  • Worship Leader (create, disciple worship team, preparation of Sunday media)
  • Bible Study 1st Sunday/month, Couples Study 3rd Sunday/month
  • Admin support (part of church planting team)
  • Web Design/ Graphic Design support
  • Start up and admin of Common Grounds Coffee House.

Lay Leader 2012-2015
Home Study Groups ,   New Bedford, MA

  • Home fellowship and bible study.
  • Bible Study 1st Sunday/month, Couples Study 3rd Sunday/month
  • Preparation of messages and worship music.

Lay Leader 2011-2013
Christian Fellowship Center ,   New Bedford, MA

  • Small group leader (home bible study facilitator and teacher)
  • Lead guitar worship team (backup vocals)
  • Graphic design support for Connect Group Ministry and web designer.

Worship Leader (Paid) 2010-2011
United Baptist Church of Milo ,   Milo, ME

  • lead adult contemporary worship team and tech crew
  • graphic design services, tech support and web designer support.

 

Lay Leader  2009-2010
Harbor Fellowship ,   Hamilton, AL

  • Home fellowship and bible study.
  • Preparation of weekly message and worship music
  • Discipleship of teenager attending

 

Worship Team  2007-2009
New Life Christian Fellowship ,   Milton, VT

  • adult contemporary worship team and tech crew
  • graphic design services, tech support and web designer support

 

Worship Leader (Paid) 2005-2007
United Baptist Church of Milo,   Milo, ME

  • youth ministry worship and small groups
  • lead adult contemporary worship team and tech crew
  • lead adult and youth small groups
  • lead adult men’s ministry and discipleship
  • teaching bible studies and exhortation at men’s ministry
  • youth counseling
  • men’s counseling
  • graphic design services, tech support and web designer support.

 

Volunteer Worship Leader  2002-2004
Christ Community Church,   taunton, MA

  • I served as one of four rotational worship leaders. Responsible for planning and leading worship services, conducting rehearsals, arranging music.
  • Ran sound board for one year
  • Started and supervised a coffee house and fellowship.
  • Served as small group leader
  • Served as graphic designer

 

Volunteer Worship Leader 1999-2002
Dartmouth Bible Church, MA

  • I served as one of two rotational worship leaders. Responsible for planning and leading worship services, conducting rehearsals, arranging music.
  • Served as deaconate chairman for two years
  • Started and supervised karpos coffee house (also trained two soundmen for coffee house)
  • Helped to start a drama ministry.
  • Served as graphic designer and web designer

 

Volunteer Worship Leader 19961999
New Hope Christian Church,    Swansea, MA

  • I served as one of three rotational worship leaders. Responsible for planning and leading worship services, conducting rehearsals, arranging music.
  • Served as one of two rotational leaders and teachers for the young adults ministry
  • Served as youth worship leader and counselor
  • Served as small group leader
  • Served as graphic designer

 

Volunteer Worship Leader 19931996
Grace Gospel Church,  MA

  • I served as one of three rotational worship leaders. Responsible for planning and leading worship services, conducting rehearsals, arranging music and running sound board
  • Served as teacher and small group leader for the young adults ministry
  • Served as youth worship leader and counselor
  • Served as task leader for street evangelism teams
  • Served as graphic designer

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