At Church of the Resurrection, our mission is to love God and serve the city as a growing community of disciples. As part of our discipleship, we believe that we are called to give our entire lives to God, including the way we use our time and talents. There are many ways to give of our time and talents, both inside the church and out. The following are some of the ways you can serve within the parish. With questions about a particular ministry or to get started helping in an area, email the contact person for the ministry listed.
Children's Ministry. Serve during the worship service once approximately every 6 weeks in either Nursery or Sunday School. Nursery (0-2 years old) involves caring for babies and young toddlers. Sunday School (3-10 years old) involves serving as an assistant or teacher. All volunteers must complete the application form with references, sign a code of ethics for working with children, and be subject to background checks. For more information contact the Children's Ministries Director.
Youth Ministry. Lead or assist with the monthly youth group meetings. Be a friend and mentor to one of our youth. Help with the catechesis and confirmation program. For more information contact the Children's Ministries Director.
Altar Guild & Chalice Bearing. rApproximately once per month, prepare the sanctuary and Lord’s table for worship. Serve the cup during communion. For more information, contact the Verger.
Men's Ministry. Be involved in planning and coordinating events for the men of the church. For more information contact our Men's Ministry Director.
Women's Ministry offers a variety of weekly and seasonal opportunities for women. For more information contact our Women's Ministry Director.
RezMoms offers playdates and fellowship opportunities for mothers. For more information contact our RezMoms Coordinator.
Music Ministry. Join the team with your vocal or instrumental ability ( guitar, bass, drums, piano players). Sunday evenings approximately once every 3 weeks. Contact our Music Director.
A/V Ministry. Help with sound or slides during events and worship services. Approximately once per month. Technical training will be provided. Contact our A/V Team Leader.
Communion Prayer involves praying with parishioners during communion roughly once per month. Contact our Communion Prayer Coordinator.
Lay Readers read the Bible and/or lead the Prayers of the People during worship services once every six weeks. Contact our Director of Administration.
RezGroup Leadership. RezGroups are smaller community groups (or home groups) in which we share our lives and stories with one another. RezGroup leaders help lead a RezGroup weekly. Leaders must be members of the church and have previous involvement in a RezGroup. Email our RezGroups Director.
Communications Team. Help maintain and update our website, newsletter or printed materials. Write brief stories and take photos of events in the life of the church. Contact our Director of Administration.
Greeting & Ushering. Greet those arriving for worship, pass the plate during the offertory, and dismiss parishioners during communion. Roughly one worship service per month. Contact the Greeting & Ushering director.
Missions Group. Assist in supporting mission work locally and around the world. Contact our Missions Director.
Newcomers’ Dinners. Help with hospitality for newcomers to the church once every few months. Contact the Newcomers' Dinner coordinator.
Sunday Hospitality. Help with the hospitality hour after worship by bringing food, setting and/or cleaning up once per month. Contact the Director of Administration.
Stewardship Team. Assist the Treasurer with tasks related to the finances of the church, including counting the offering after worship roughly once per month. Church membership required. Contact Resurrection's Treasurer.