Volunteer

There are many ways to serve at & through Providence UMC.
All ministry areas have volunteer openings:
Church Office: Contact Rhonda Crowther
  • Volunteers help for a morning Monday-Thursday to answer phones and perform clerical tasks.
  • Bus drivers with CDL needed for various day trips and mission trips during the year.
  • Students needing volunteer hours
 
Children’s Ministry: contact Connie Corley
  • Sunday morning volunteers needed to teach 11am Sunday school hour-all lesson info provided
  • Greet & welcome in the Children’s Building lobby
  • Sign in new families at the Children’s Building Welcome Desk.
  • Vacation Bible School: volunteers are crew leaders and activity leaders for one week in the summer.
  • Background check required for all Children’s Ministry volunteers
 
Student Ministry:contact Adam Love 
  • Sunday evening-provide a light meal for students before they begin small group & worship time.
  • Chaperones for mission trips & special events
  • Coordinators for special events like Christmas parties, summer day trips and mission projects.
  • Background check required for all Student Ministry volunteers.
 
College Ministry:  Herb Flanders
  • College Care Packages-coordinate collection of items & packing of boxes in the fall. Contact Leslie Lunsford.
  • Small group leader for Sunday morning during college breaks in December and over the summer.
  • Special event coordinator
 
Adult Ministry:
  • Senior Adults meet for special events, service projects and day trips. Contact Paul Childs
  • Men’s Ministry meets monthly on the second Saturday for fellowship breakfast, and does small mission projects throughout the year. Contact Herb Flanders
  • Women’s Ministry-help planning special events Contact Leslie Lunsford
  • If you have a calling to help others in their time of need with compassionate listening, Stephen Ministry needs you! Contact Karen Post to find out more.
  • DivorceCare-if you have been through this journey as an adult or child of divorced parents and want to help others, contact Jenny Moore
 
Connection Ministry: 
  • Sunday morning greeters-just get here 15 minutes before worship & welcome at the front or back lobby doors. Contact Leslie Lunsford
  • Connection Cafe servers-sign up to serve coffee with the cafe team. Contact Amelia Ellison
  • Wednesday night supper preparation or serving-let Leslie Lunsford know when it’s convenient for you.
  • Wednesday night supper registration team-two people receive money at the registration desk. Contact Rhonda Crowther to be on a rotating schedule.
  • Chair pockets-come in over the summer to put offering envelopes, pens and prayer cards in the chair pockets so they are available during worship.  Contact Leslie Lunsford
 
Worship:contact Woody Brown
  • Ushers-be part of a rotating schedule for whichever service you attend.
  • Communion server-communion is served on the first Sunday of most months. Be on a rotating schedule.
  • Liturgy reader team for the 9:30am Traditional Worship Service-sign up to be part of a rotating team to lead readings during the worship service.
 
Creative Arts: Woody Brown
  • Adult Choir sings most Sundays in the 9:30am traditional service.
  • Handbell Choir provides music occasionally during the 9:30am traditional service.
  • Provide special music during worship on some Sundays throughout the year. 
 
Missions-All ministry areas do mission & service projects throughout the year
  • If you have a heart for missions, contact Missions Committee Chair Carol Axford
  • Women’s Ministry-contact Karen Post
  • Men’s Ministry-contact Tom Nolan or David Villars
  • Student Ministry does summer mission trips and small projects throughout the year. Contact Adam Love