There are many opportunities to put your time and talents to serve others through your volunteering at St. John's. Below you will find some of those areas and contact information. You can always contact the church office if you have any questions.
The Food Pantry is always looking for additional volunteers to help on a Monday or Thursday, even if for just a couple hours. Or, if you can help portion bulk items and restock shelves on other days. PLEASE Sign up on the bulletin board by the office so that we know that you are coming and if we need to call someone in to help when we’re shorthanded. If you have questions, see Jan or any of the members on the list. The summer months are a great opportunity for the Youth to get involved.
HORIZON’S – Serve meals: Volunteers are needed to help serve meals on every 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month. The sign-up sheet is on the bulletin board by the office. Sign up for May, June, July or August. Hot meals are served 11:30am – 12:30pm.
VOLUNTEERS for ALTAR SERVICE Volunteers assist with preparation for communion and washing & putting away communion ware, clean and maintain Altar linens, paraments and flowers. If you would like to serve your church by being a part of this group, or helping out for one or two Sundays, please sign up by the office. If you have any questions about what is needed done, see Marilyn in the office.
MANNA MEALS - If you would consider taking meals to a church member in need; someone who could benefit from having a couple of home cooked meals a week during a time of illness or after being hospitalized, please contact Jim & Janet Totsch via email firstname.lastname@example.org , Pastor Steve at email@example.com or Marilyn know. Each volunteer usually makes 2-3 meals a year.
OASIS Wednesday Evening Nursery – Allison Hollenstine is coordinating the volunteers to supervise the nursery during the 6pm-7pm worship in the Oasis. The nursery is right next door and has lots of toys and things to entertain the young children while their parents are in worship. If you would be willing to help one or more evenings, please contact Allison at firstname.lastname@example.org or the church office.
Childcare volunteers are needed during 9:30am Bible Class and 10:30am Worship Service.
Be a Greeter or Usher at the doors. It’s a great way to meet our fellow members and to welcome potential ones. All ages are welcome.