Serving Opportunities

Connect Grow Serve Support Services


Usher Team • Our Usher Team welcomes each person into our worship services by handing out bulletins, assisting people to their seats as needed, helping to collect the offering, and serving communion. Ushers serve at the Sunday service that best fits their schedule for one month each quarter.
Contact: Scott Ellis, (757) 503-5027,

Welcome Team • Our Welcome Team helps by offering everyone a warm, friendly welcome and supports them in connecting with Christ and His community. You are invited to serve one service, one Sunday a month, or as often as you like.
Contact: Josh Parker, (757) 880-9597,

Communion Preparation Team • Our Communion Preparation Team prepares our communion trays (both bread and juice) for our monthly communion celebrations. Our team needs volunteers to serve once every three months on Friday mornings for one hour.
Contact: Chuck Ludford, 345-9984,

Chapel Choir • Rehearsals: Thursdays from 7–9p.m. The Chapel Choir will sing often throughout the summer. This is a good time to learn about worship and meet some new people.
Contact: Bill Price,

Chapel Orchestra • The Chapel Orchestra plays on the last Sunday of each month. If you played an instrument in high school, you’d be amazed how quickly those skills (and the enjoyment) return. All orchestral instruments are needed.
Contact: Bill Price,

Sunday Morning Prayer Team • This team is available to pray for anyone following our Sunday worship services. If you have a heart to pray for the specific needs of others in our church and community, please consider joining this team.
Contact: Alan & Patricia MacDonald,

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Small Group Leaders • Small Group Leaders serve a vital role in the Chapel’s pastoral care and disciple-making ministries.
Contact: Dale South,  

Mentoring MinistryInformational Meeting: Sunday, June 9 after both services, Room 122. Mentoring intentionally develops a relationship with someone by encouraging him/her to grow and serve as we follow Christ. (Men’s, Women’s, College, MOPS).
Contact: Elizabeth Duncan,  

High School Small Group Leader • We have small groups for each high school grade and gender that are led by faithful volunteers who are asked to build relationships with high school students through shared events, Bible study, and quality time together. The time commitment is mainly Sunday evenings and a few weekend events throughout the school year.
Contact: Isaac Goncalves,  

Children’s Ministry – Welcome Desk Greeter • Greet and welcome visiting families to worship and help their children get checked in correctly.
Contact: Ben Willis,  

Children’s Ministry – Preschool or Elementary Small Group Leader • Welcome and engage a small group of children in activities and discussion to help them understand and apply the Bible lesson and learn the memory verse while building relationships.
Contact: Ben Willis,  

Children’s Ministry – Nursery Volunteer • Lovingly care for our youngest as you engage them in fun and interactive activities, as well as teach a short lesson.
Contact: Ben Willis,  

Worship Buddies • Pair up with a child with special needs to be their “buddy” and help them engage with their classmates and the lessons being taught. Training is provided, so don’t let a lack of experience hinder you from making a difference in their worship experience.
Contact: Ben Willis,

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Hidden TreasuresShepherd Training: Wednesday, June 5 at 1 p.m. Hidden Treasures cares for and serves seniors who need more connection.
Contact: John Streb, 941-572-1774,  

Chapel LibraryVolunteers needed: Sundays anytime between 10:15 a.m. and 12:45 p.m.
Contact: Peg Monahan,  

Prayer TeamJoin the Tuesday Morning Prayer Team from 7:30–8:15 a.m., Prayer Room.
Contact: Leslie Knicely, 810-5311,  

Eastside Serve DaySaturday, June 22 from 9–11:30 a.m. This is an opportunity to prayer walk and engage with the east side community.
Contact: Wes White, 941-1212,  

Baltimore Mission TripAugust 21–25. Travel to Baltimore to serve with Redemption City Church.
Contact: Wes White, 941-1212,

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Support Services

Food Service Ministry • Join the team at the Chapel Cafeteria on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and/or Thursdays as well as Sunday mornings.
Contact: Jessica Washburn, 941-1237,  

Medical Response Team • Medical professional volunteers are needed to serve during our 9 a.m. or 11 a.m. Sunday worship services.
Contact: Jay Holden, 941-1561,  

Event Setup Team • Volunteers are needed to help with setup and breakdown realities.
Contact: Wes Zuzma, 941-1576,