Serve

Haddonfield UMC offers many ways to serve God in our church, our community, and our world. Consider one of the following areas in which you might be able to volunteer:

  • Administrative: Assist with a variety of office tasks such as mailings and filing; assist in planning or creating publicity and awareness materials.
  • Altar Flower Delivery: Deliver Altar flowers to shut-ins and hospital patients.
  • Building and Grounds Care: Perform minor repair and maintenance projects; maintain grounds; clean windows; plant and maintain flower beds; maintain the cemetery.
  • Children and Adult Christian Education: A wide variety of opportunities to plan and teach lessons; babysit children; Vacation Bible School; Advent Workshop; Easter Egg Hunt; pre-marital classes.
  • Church Teams: Be appointed or elected to participate in committees that oversee church operations such as Administrative Council, Board of Trustees, Staff Parish Relations, or Finance.
  • Congregational Care: Stephen Ministry; Visitation Ministry Team (visit shut-ins or those in the hospital); communication and fellowship with peer groups; pray for people in need.
  • Driving Ministry: Drive church bus for events such as pick up/drop off for Sunday worship services, UMW events, or youth trips; deliver donated items to local missions such as Fellowship House or Neighborhood Center.
  • Floral Arts Guild: Arrange flowers for worship services and other events; maintain health of indoor plants.
  • Health and Wellness: Plan and facilitate health related opportunities such as health fairs, blood pressure monitoring, or educational opportunities; plan and supervise sports activities and outdoor trips.
  • Hospitality: Greet people as they come in for worship; act as receptionist at Welcome Center Desk; provide tumblers and information packs to visitors; provide snacks for the fellowship table on Sunday.
  • Missions: Plan and participate in a variety of both internal and external mission projects such as food drives, clothing collections, Neighborhood Center, Urban Promise, My Father’s Hands, Fellowship House, etc. Click here for the Missions page.
  • Multi- Media Team: Operate multi-media devices at worship and other events.
  • Music Ministry: Sing in choirs or play instruments in the praise and worship band or hand bell choirs; both adults and children are needed. Click here for the Music Ministry page.
  • Photography: Take photos at a variety of events.
  • Prayer Shawl Ministry: Knit or crochet prayer shawls for hurting people and those celebrating joyous times like new babies and weddings.
  • Sanctuary and Chapel Services: Act as ushers and acolytes, prepare for baptisms, serve Communion, help in other special events.
  • Transportation: Help provide rides to church to those who can’t drive themselves.
  • United Methodist Women: Plan and participate in women’s fellowship, monthly “circle” meetings, monthly luncheons, and service projects.
  • Wednesday Night Dinners: Prepare, serve, and cleanup at our weekly fellowship gathering on Wednesday nights from October through April.
  • Youth Ministry: Fellowship and service opportunities with middle school and high school children. Click here for the Youth Ministry page.

 

Take the online Spiritual Gifts Inventory or contact Pastor Jess at jbnaulty@HaddonfieldUMC.com