St. Andrew United Methodist Church
Monday, October 23, 2017
Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors

Volunteering

 
St. Andrew United Methodist Church
815 Kanawha Terrace, St. Albans, WV 25177
Ph: (304)727-7114    
Email: saintandrewumc@suddenlinkmail.com       Website: sasaumc.org
 
Building the Body of Christ NOW Through Nurture, Outreach, and Worship.
Everyone is a minister in the Body of Christ! Everyone has gifts to share!   Here are some ways you can serve Christ. Indicate an area of interest and return to church office. You may call church office for more information on any of these ministries. NAME:_________________________________________________________________
PHONE:__________________EMAIL:_______________________________________
YOUR IDEAS:___________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________
Administrative
Office Volunteer:
 ___Every Monday, 11-12 (staff meeting)
 ___As needed during secretary’s vacation
Finance Committee: Meets approx. every other month, first Tuesdays, 7:30 PM
 ­­___Serve on committee                            ___Help with stewardship campaign
Trustees: Meets every month, first Mondays, 7:00PM
 ___Serve on committee                             ___Lawn Care, be part of a rotation team
 ___Odd Jobs, as needed
 ___Permanent Endowment Fund Com., oversees memorial monies and planned giving
____Staff-Parish Relations: Oversees personnel/policies, meets approx. monthly, second Monday, 7:00 PM
Lay Leadership Com: Meets as needed August - September to recruit leaders
___Serve on committee  
___Lay member of Annual Conference: represent St. Andrew and attend meeting first   week of June, Thurs-Sunday at West Virginia Wesleyan College.
___Lay member of District Conference: represent St. Andrew and attend District Conference, generally in May on a Sunday afternoon, approx 2 hours.
Age Level Ministries
Nursery Volunteer:
___9:00 AM Service                                       ___9:45 AM Sunday School
___11:00 AM Service                                     ___As needed for special services
___Substitute
Children:
___Cub Scouts: monthly at St. Andrew
___Sunday School teachers
         ___K-1st       ____2nd-3rd            ____4th-5th          
   Children’s Ministry Team
   ___Help with Birthday Party for Jesus, Easter Egg Hunt, Halloween Party, etc.
   ___Children’s Choir (Weds, 6:30-7:30, sings once a month in worship)   
   ___Children’s Choir Helper (Weds, 6:30-7:30 PM, Sept.-April) 
   ___Vacation Bible School
   ___Pre-School volunteer as needed for special events
Youth: 6th – 12th grades
 ___FIRE (youth group meets Weds, 5:45-7:30 PM, free meal included)
 ___Boy Scouts: monthly at St. Andrew
 ___Counselors: coordinates and leads activities
 ___Volunteer: available to chaperone, transportation, lead a class on topic of interest
 ___Sunday School teacher:
          ___Middle School (grades 6th -8th)     ___High School (grades 9th-12th)
          ___Sunday School teacher’s helper
___Youth Choir/Liturgical dancers (Weds, 5-5:45 PM, Sept-April)
___Adult helper with youth choir (Weds, 5-5:45 PM, Sept-April)
___Youth nursery helper (must be 14 or older; Sundays, 1100 AM)
College Ministry
___Adopt a college student (maintain communication)
___Give items for care package
___Scholarship Committee, meets as needed
Adult Ministry
___Be part of a new Sunday School class
___Lead a Wonderful Wednesday session on topic of your choosing
___Participate in Disciple Bible Study (good for those new to Bible)
___Small Groups:
         ___Fellowship         ___Spiritual growth
         ___Topical study/support: list area of interest____________________________
         ___Prostate Cancer Support Group, meets fourth Tues, 7:00 PM          
___Men’s church-league softball team (high school through adults)
___Annual golf tournament
 ___United Methodist Men: all welcome, meet first Sun., 7:45 AM, breakfast included
          ___Special meal preparation
          ___Fruitcakes
          ___Fundraisers for missions and ministries
          ___Spiritual growth retreat, first weekend after Labor Day, Jackson’s Mill
United Methodist Women
___Join a fellowship (call office for more info)
___Start new fellowship
___Help with Taster’s Tea (fundraiser in the fall, date varies)
___Help with Spaghetti Dinner (in Februrary)
___Help with Mother-Child meal 
___Yoga Class: Thursdays, 10:30 AM
Ministry Teams
Congregational Care:
Visitation 
      ___Serve on team                                     ___Willing to visit in hospitals
      ___Willing to visit in nursing homes        ___Willing to visit in homes        
 Hospitality
      ___Serve on team                                     ___Greet at door
      ___Greet and help seat guests, introducing them to someone
      ___Help park cars                                     ___Create nametags and storage system
 Membership
     ___Serve on team
     ___Track attendance
     ___Call to check on people, inquire of needs
    ___Send cards
Bereavement
     ___Provide dish for family meal following funeral service
Education
    ___Serve on team
    ___Help with activities as needed
    ___Substitute teacher
    ___Teacher’s aid
    ___Provide or help with Wonderful Wednesday meal
    ___Wonderful Wednesday class:
           ___teach a class           ___desire a class on:___________________________
Education Outreach:   Coordinates Pre-school and Special Needs Adult Program
    ___Serve on team, meets approx. monthly second Thursdays, 4:00 PM
    ___Special Needs Adult Program, meets Tues.- Fri. 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM   
    ___Volunteer with Special Needs Adult Program   
Evangelism
    ___Serve on team
    ___ Plan Friendship Sundays
    ___Contact first time guests
    ___Study demographic data and plan events accordingly
 Missions
      ___Serve on team
      ___Volunteer for Rebuilding Together
      ___Contribute art/craft/item for auction fundraiser
Worship and Music
     ___Serve on team
     ___Moments with children, 11:00 AM service
     Liturgist: Lead worship prayers, read scriptures, training every Wednesday, 6:30 PM
          ___9:00 AM service
          ___11:00 AM service
     Altar Guild
         ___Deliver flowers
         ___Communion set-up
         ___Change Altar cloths
     Usher
         ___9:00 AM service
         ___11:00 AM service  
   ___Banner Making
   ___Sound Board: (11:00 AM service)
Choirs:
    ___Chancel Choir: Rehearses Thurs, 7:00-8:30 PM
    ___Praise People: variety of music, sings once a month, rehearses Wed. 7:45-8:30 PM
    ___Men’s Choir: 3rd, 4th, 5th Thurs, 6:30 PM
    ___Women’s Choir: 3rd, 4th, 5th Thurs, 8:15 PM
    ___God’s Followers: children’s choir, grades K-5th, rehearses Weds. 6:30-7:30 PM
    ___Hearts on Fire: youth choir and liturgical dancers, rehearses Weds. 5:00-5:45 PM
    ___Handbell Choir: once a month for 11AM service, rehearses Tues. at 6:30-7:30 PM
    ___Solos and ensembles rehearse as needed

  

 

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