VOLUNTEER


Who are volunteers?
GCFC volunteers are members of the church who work together to serve others in the church and city to show the love of Jesus to others.

How do I volunteer at Grace?
Become a member of the church, check out the volunteer teams below, and complete a volunteer application so we can find the right place for your gifts, talents, and experience. We want you to succeed in whatever you do at GCFC.

What opportunities are available?
Grace has five distinct areas of ministry that are made up of multiple volunteer teams who serve on Sundays and during the week. Sign up for one of the teams below and someone will contact you about your next step.


Guest Services
You never get a second chance to make a first impression. Guest Services teams love creating welcoming environments for every guest and member at Grace. From a friendly smile when guests first walk in, to helping visitors find the classes their children attend, to leading you to our coffee area, our Guest Services teams do everything they can to make you visit with us as enjoyable as possible.


Creative & Technical Arts

From operating slides and sound to trouble-shooting computer issues, the Creative and Technical Arts teams use their skills in media production and technology to keep Grace on the cutting edge.
Production Team
Running computers, mixing sound, and assisting the worship teams. The production team ensures that Sundays run efficiently and smoothly. Age requirement: 18 years and up.
Computer Tech Team
Assist our staff with computer, software, or server-related tasks as needed. Time commitment: Varies depending on need.
Communications Team
Help communicate Sunday services, ministry, next steps, and special events through visual arts and writing. Made up of people with varying talents and skills, including graphic design, copy writing/proofing/editing, illustration, web development and page layout. Time commitment: varies.


Care & Support

Care & Support teams serve people in need of love and support through everything from prayer and encouragement to meals and assistance during a time of crisis.
Sunday Prayer Teams
Pray with those who come forward in Sunday services seeking prayer support. Time commitment: one Sunday service a month, up to 30 minutes after that service.
Prayer Chain
Pray throughout the week for prayer requests submitted by the Pastoral staff or Prayer Chain leaders. Requests come through Sunday Prayer cards, by phone, or email.
Hospitality Teams
Reach out to others in a practical way – take meals to families who have lost loved ones, who have family members fighting illness, or are facing a variety of other circumstances. Time Commitment: Varies, need to be flexible enough to be “on call most times”.
Expectant Mothers Support
Provide much needed care and support during a joyous, but stressful time for mothers. Deliver one meal per week in the weeks leading to delivery. Possibly provide house-cleaning during their time in the hospital. Time commitment: Varies.


Children’s Ministry

The Children’s Ministry teams exist to unveil God’s love to the children and families of Grace Christian Fellowship Church. Volunteers serve on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings. Opportunities range from newborn through 6th grade.
Preschool Teachers
Anyone who has a heart for God’s precious little ones and a gift of teaching preschool-age children is qualified for this position. Curriculum is planned and ready.
Time commitment: 2 hours during either Sunday mornings or Wednesday evenings. Age requirement: 18 years old.
Preschool Helpers
This volunteer position is for anyone interested in assisting the preschool teachers during class.
Time commitment: 2 hours during either Sunday mornings or Wednesday evenings. Age requirement: 18 years old.
Nursery Volunteers
Nursery volunteers care for our youngest ones at Grace. You do not have to be a parent. If you love playing with toddlers and babies, you would love this position! We are looking for those who love God and love His little ones be a part of this special ministry. Age requirement:  16 years old.

Children’s Ministry teams exist to unveil God’s love to the children and families of Grace Christian Fellowship Church. Volunteers serve on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings. Opportunities range from newborn through 6th grade.


Student Ministry

Adult Leaders
The ministry of Adult Youth Leaders include serving the Youth Ministry by being a friend, role model, and mentor to the students. Under the direction of the Youth Pastor, they are to encourage students to build God honoring relationships with each other. Additionally, Adult Youth Leaders are needed to participate and supervise services and activities, and to disciple and guide students in the adventure of growing in their relationship with Jesus Christ. Age requirement: Out of high school.
Student Leaders
Student volunteer responsibilities can include serving the Youth Ministry in our Ministry Teams such as our Announcements Team, Media Team, Service Team, Prayer Team, Visitor/Follow-up Team, and Worship Team. Age requirement: 14 years old.