Ghent UMC updated 9-7-18

Servant Schedule for Ghent UMC

There are several opportunities each Sunday for adults, youth, and children to be a part of our worship! 

To sign up to volunteer, indicate on this online sign-up, on your Connection Card on Sunday morning, or on the sign-up sheets on the bulletin board across from the church office.

If you have any questions, please contact the church office by clicking here or calling 757-622-2843.

Location: Ghent UMC

Created by:   Lisa King
 
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Date (mm/dd/yyyy EDT) Available Slot
10/21/2018
(Sun. 10:00am - 11:00am)

Volunteer to Purchase Altar Flowers

Help beautify our worship space. Indicate on sign-up whether church should order through Seasons Flowers ($60 total) or our flower guild (cost is only for expense of the flowers). Checks payable to Ghent UMC. Send in bulletin information/flower preference

 
Margaret Belvin

Sip & Chat Volunteer (Youth age 14+ or Adult)

At 9:45a, set out refreshments provided by church or bring in your homemade or store bought refreshments; prepare coffee provided by the church and ice water; clean up the refreshment center after post-worship Sip & Chat.

 

Sanctuary Lobby Greeter/Security (Adult)

9:45 to 10 a.m. help greet people arriving to worship in sanctuary lobby and pass out bulletins. Adult must be physically fit and able to respond to emergencies.

 
Doug Pilley

Sanctuary Greeter (All ages welcome)

9:45 to 10 a.m. help greet people arriving to worship in sanctuary entrance near the piano and pass out bulletins; all ages welcome; parents may help their children if needed.

 

Education Building Lobby Greeter (Adult (or youth age 11+ if adult is in parking lot))

9:45-10a help greet in education building lobby, pass out bulletins. If no one is signed up for Parking lot Greeter/Security for that day, then must be physically fit adult who will act as security by locking door 10:10a & put up sign (from library).

 

Parking Lot Greeter/Security (Adult)

9:45-10:10a greet people and direct if needed to the entrances; Adult only and must be physically fit in case of an emergency. At 10:10a lock Raleigh Ave door, hang sign (in library) directing people to sanctuary lobby entrance.

 

Candle Lighter (All ages, but children under 10 need adult helper)

Help bring Christ's Light into worship; All ages, but children under 10 need adult helper.

 
Kim Kurtz
Evan Kurtz

Opening Prayer Leader (All ages)

Lead the congregation in the Opening Prayer. If you need resources for an opening prayer, please contact Pastor Melody at [email protected]

 

Scripture Reader (All ages)

Read aloud the scriptures from the Bible. The church office will send you the scriptures during the week prior and place a copy of the scriptures on the pulpit.

 
Margaret Belvin

Children's Church Leader(s) (Adult) (2)

1 to 2 volunteers are needed to bring children ages 3 through 5th grade to the church library during the scripture and sermon for a brief Bible lesson, activity or craft. Lesson and materials provided. Background check will be completed.

 
1 of 2 slots filled
Lynn Tiedge

Ushers (All ages; parents may help children if needed) (2)

Help pass the plate for the offering; all ages welcome; parents may help their children if needed.

 
1 of 2 slots filled
Doug Pilley

Teller (Adult)

Volunteer will collect and secure the offering following the worship service, and make arrangements with church office to count and deposit the offering.

 
Annah Cross

A/V Tech Volunteer (Youth or adult)

Run slide show during worship. Responsibilites can be expanded to other A/V needs if desired. Hands on training provided.

 
10/28/2018
(Sun. 10:00am - 11:00am)

Volunteer to Purchase Altar Flowers

Help beautify our worship space. Indicate on sign-up whether church should order through Seasons Flowers ($60 total) or our flower guild (cost is only for expense of the flowers). Checks payable to Ghent UMC. Send in bulletin information/flower preference

 

Sip & Chat Volunteer (Youth age 14+ or Adult)

At 9:45a, set out refreshments provided by church or bring in your homemade or store bought refreshments; prepare coffee provided by the church and ice water; clean up the refreshment center after post-worship Sip & Chat.

 

Sanctuary Lobby Greeter/Security (Adult)

9:45 to 10 a.m. help greet people arriving to worship in sanctuary lobby and pass out bulletins. Adult must be physically fit and able to respond to emergencies.

 
Doug Pilley

Sanctuary Greeter (All ages welcome)

9:45 to 10 a.m. help greet people arriving to worship in sanctuary entrance near the piano and pass out bulletins; all ages welcome; parents may help their children if needed.

 

Education Building Lobby Greeter (Adult (or youth age 11+ if adult is in parking lot))

9:45-10a help greet in education building lobby, pass out bulletins. If no one is signed up for Parking lot Greeter/Security for that day, then must be physically fit adult who will act as security by locking door 10:10a & put up sign (from library).

 

Parking Lot Greeter/Security (Adult)

9:45-10:10a greet people and direct if needed to the entrances; Adult only and must be physically fit in case of an emergency. At 10:10a lock Raleigh Ave door, hang sign (in library) directing people to sanctuary lobby entrance.

 

Candle Lighter (All ages, but children under 10 need adult helper)

Help bring Christ's Light into worship; All ages, but children under 10 need adult helper.

 

Opening Prayer Leader (All ages)

Lead the congregation in the Opening Prayer. If you need resources for an opening prayer, please contact Pastor Melody at [email protected]

 
Gary Bonnewell

Scripture Reader (All ages)

Read aloud the scriptures from the Bible. The church office will send you the scriptures during the week prior and place a copy of the scriptures on the pulpit.

 
Peter Griffin

Children's Church Leader(s) (Adult) (2)

1 to 2 volunteers are needed to bring children ages 3 through 5th grade to the church library during the scripture and sermon for a brief Bible lesson, activity or craft. Lesson and materials provided. Background check will be completed.

 

Ushers (All ages; parents may help children if needed) (2)

Help pass the plate for the offering; all ages welcome; parents may help their children if needed.

 
1 of 2 slots filled
Doug Pilley

Teller (Adult)

Volunteer will collect and secure the offering following the worship service, and make arrangements with church office to count and deposit the offering.

 
Annah Cross

A/V Tech Volunteer (Youth or adult)

Run slide show during worship. Responsibilites can be expanded to other A/V needs if desired. Hands on training provided.

 
11/04/2018
(Sun. 10:00am - 11:00am)

Volunteer to Purchase Altar Flowers

Help beautify our worship space. Indicate on sign-up whether church should order through Seasons Flowers ($60 total) or our flower guild (cost is only for expense of the flowers). Checks payable to Ghent UMC. Send in bulletin information/flower preference

 

Sip & Chat Volunteer (Youth age 14+ or Adult)

At 9:45a, set out refreshments provided by church or bring in your homemade or store bought refreshments; prepare coffee provided by the church and ice water; clean up the refreshment center after post-worship Sip & Chat.

 

Sanctuary Lobby Greeter/Security (Adult)

9:45 to 10 a.m. help greet people arriving to worship in sanctuary lobby and pass out bulletins. Adult must be physically fit and able to respond to emergencies.

 
Doug Pilley

Sanctuary Greeter (All ages welcome)

9:45 to 10 a.m. help greet people arriving to worship in sanctuary entrance near the piano and pass out bulletins; all ages welcome; parents may help their children if needed.

 

Education Building Lobby Greeter (Adult (or youth age 11+ if adult is in parking lot))

9:45-10a help greet in education building lobby, pass out bulletins. If no one is signed up for Parking lot Greeter/Security for that day, then must be physically fit adult who will act as security by locking door 10:10a & put up sign (from library).

 

Parking Lot Greeter/Security (Adult)

9:45-10:10a greet people and direct if needed to the entrances; Adult only and must be physically fit in case of an emergency. At 10:10a lock Raleigh Ave door, hang sign (in library) directing people to sanctuary lobby entrance.

 

Candle Lighter (All ages, but children under 10 need adult helper)

Help bring Christ's Light into worship; All ages, but children under 10 need adult helper.

 
steven vegh
Sylvie Vegh

Opening Prayer Leader (All ages)

Lead the congregation in the Opening Prayer. If you need resources for an opening prayer, please contact Pastor Melody at [email protected]

 

Scripture Reader (All ages)

Read aloud the scriptures from the Bible. The church office will send you the scriptures during the week prior and place a copy of the scriptures on the pulpit.

 

Children's Church Leader(s) (Adult) (2)

1 to 2 volunteers are needed to bring children ages 3 through 5th grade to the church library during the scripture and sermon for a brief Bible lesson, activity or craft. Lesson and materials provided. Background check will be completed.

 

Ushers (All ages; parents may help children if needed) (2)

Help pass the plate for the offering; all ages welcome; parents may help their children if needed.

 
1 of 2 slots filled
Doug Pilley

Teller (Adult)

Volunteer will collect and secure the offering following the worship service, and make arrangements with church office to count and deposit the offering.

 
Fran O'Connell

A/V Tech Volunteer (Youth or adult)

Run slide show during worship. Responsibilites can be expanded to other A/V needs if desired. Hands on training provided.

 
11/11/2018
(Sun. 10:00am - 11:00am)

Volunteer to Purchase Altar Flowers

Help beautify our worship space. Indicate on sign-up whether church should order through Seasons Flowers ($60 total) or our flower guild (cost is only for expense of the flowers). Checks payable to Ghent UMC. Send in bulletin information/flower preference

 

Sip & Chat Volunteer (Youth age 14+ or Adult)

At 9:45a, set out refreshments provided by church or bring in your homemade or store bought refreshments; prepare coffee provided by the church and ice water; clean up the refreshment center after post-worship Sip & Chat.

 

Sanctuary Lobby Greeter/Security (Adult)

9:45 to 10 a.m. help greet people arriving to worship in sanctuary lobby and pass out bulletins. Adult must be physically fit and able to respond to emergencies.

 
Doug Pilley

Sanctuary Greeter (All ages welcome)

9:45 to 10 a.m. help greet people arriving to worship in sanctuary entrance near the piano and pass out bulletins; all ages welcome; parents may help their children if needed.

 

Education Building Lobby Greeter (Adult (or youth age 11+ if adult is in parking lot))

9:45-10a help greet in education building lobby, pass out bulletins. If no one is signed up for Parking lot Greeter/Security for that day, then must be physically fit adult who will act as security by locking door 10:10a & put up sign (from library).

 

Parking Lot Greeter/Security (Adult)

9:45-10:10a greet people and direct if needed to the entrances; Adult only and must be physically fit in case of an emergency. At 10:10a lock Raleigh Ave door, hang sign (in library) directing people to sanctuary lobby entrance.

 

Candle Lighter (All ages, but children under 10 need adult helper)

Help bring Christ's Light into worship; All ages, but children under 10 need adult helper.

 
Geneva King

Opening Prayer Leader (All ages)

Lead the congregation in the Opening Prayer. If you need resources for an opening prayer, please contact Pastor Melody at [email protected]

 

Scripture Reader (All ages)

Read aloud the scriptures from the Bible. The church office will send you the scriptures during the week prior and place a copy of the scriptures on the pulpit.

 

Children's Church Leader(s) (Adult) (2)

1 to 2 volunteers are needed to bring children ages 3 through 5th grade to the church library during the scripture and sermon for a brief Bible lesson, activity or craft. Lesson and materials provided. Background check will be completed.

 

Ushers (All ages; parents may help children if needed) (2)

Help pass the plate for the offering; all ages welcome; parents may help their children if needed.

 
1 of 2 slots filled
Doug Pilley

Teller (Adult)

Volunteer will collect and secure the offering following the worship service, and make arrangements with church office to count and deposit the offering.

 
Fran O'Connell

A/V Tech Volunteer (Youth or adult)

Run slide show during worship. Responsibilites can be expanded to other A/V needs if desired. Hands on training provided.

 
11/18/2018
(Sun. 10:00am - 11:00am)

Volunteer to Purchase Altar Flowers

Help beautify our worship space. Indicate on sign-up whether church should order through Seasons Flowers ($60 total) or our flower guild (cost is only for expense of the flowers). Checks payable to Ghent UMC. Send in bulletin information/flower preference

 

Sip & Chat Volunteer (Youth age 14+ or Adult)

At 9:45a, set out refreshments provided by church or bring in your homemade or store bought refreshments; prepare coffee provided by the church and ice water; clean up the refreshment center after post-worship Sip & Chat.

 

Sanctuary Lobby Greeter/Security (Adult)

9:45 to 10 a.m. help greet people arriving to worship in sanctuary lobby and pass out bulletins. Adult must be physically fit and able to respond to emergencies.

 
Doug Pilley

Sanctuary Greeter (All ages welcome)

9:45 to 10 a.m. help greet people arriving to worship in sanctuary entrance near the piano and pass out bulletins; all ages welcome; parents may help their children if needed.

 

Education Building Lobby Greeter (Adult (or youth age 11+ if adult is in parking lot))

9:45-10a help greet in education building lobby, pass out bulletins. If no one is signed up for Parking lot Greeter/Security for that day, then must be physically fit adult who will act as security by locking door 10:10a & put up sign (from library).

 

Parking Lot Greeter/Security (Adult)

9:45-10:10a greet people and direct if needed to the entrances; Adult only and must be physically fit in case of an emergency. At 10:10a lock Raleigh Ave door, hang sign (in library) directing people to sanctuary lobby entrance.

 

Candle Lighter (All ages, but children under 10 need adult helper)

Help bring Christ's Light into worship; All ages, but children under 10 need adult helper.

 
Kim Kurtz
Evan Kurtz

Opening Prayer Leader (All ages)

Lead the congregation in the Opening Prayer. If you need resources for an opening prayer, please contact Pastor Melody at [email protected]

 
Peter Griffin

Scripture Reader (All ages)

Read aloud the scriptures from the Bible. The church office will send you the scriptures during the week prior and place a copy of the scriptures on the pulpit.

 

Children's Church Leader(s) (Adult) (2)

1 to 2 volunteers are needed to bring children ages 3 through 5th grade to the church library during the scripture and sermon for a brief Bible lesson, activity or craft. Lesson and materials provided. Background check will be completed.

 

Ushers (All ages; parents may help children if needed) (2)

Help pass the plate for the offering; all ages welcome; parents may help their children if needed.

 
1 of 2 slots filled
Doug Pilley

Teller (Adult)

Volunteer will collect and secure the offering following the worship service, and make arrangements with church office to count and deposit the offering.

 
Fran O'Connell

A/V Tech Volunteer (Youth or adult)

Run slide show during worship. Responsibilites can be expanded to other A/V needs if desired. Hands on training provided.

 
11/25/2018
(Sun. 10:00am - 11:00am)

Volunteer to Purchase Altar Flowers

Help beautify our worship space. Indicate on sign-up whether church should order through Seasons Flowers ($60 total) or our flower guild (cost is only for expense of the flowers). Checks payable to Ghent UMC. Send in bulletin information/flower preference

 

Sip & Chat Volunteer (Youth age 14+ or Adult)

At 9:45a, set out refreshments provided by church or bring in your homemade or store bought refreshments; prepare coffee provided by the church and ice water; clean up the refreshment center after post-worship Sip & Chat.

 

Sanctuary Lobby Greeter/Security (Adult)

9:45 to 10 a.m. help greet people arriving to worship in sanctuary lobby and pass out bulletins. Adult must be physically fit and able to respond to emergencies.

 
Doug Pilley

Sanctuary Greeter (All ages welcome)

9:45 to 10 a.m. help greet people arriving to worship in sanctuary entrance near the piano and pass out bulletins; all ages welcome; parents may help their children if needed.

 

Education Building Lobby Greeter (Adult (or youth age 11+ if adult is in parking lot))

9:45-10a help greet in education building lobby, pass out bulletins. If no one is signed up for Parking lot Greeter/Security for that day, then must be physically fit adult who will act as security by locking door 10:10a & put up sign (from library).

 

Parking Lot Greeter/Security (Adult)

9:45-10:10a greet people and direct if needed to the entrances; Adult only and must be physically fit in case of an emergency. At 10:10a lock Raleigh Ave door, hang sign (in library) directing people to sanctuary lobby entrance.

 

Candle Lighter (All ages, but children under 10 need adult helper)

Help bring Christ's Light into worship; All ages, but children under 10 need adult helper.

 

Opening Prayer Leader (All ages)

Lead the congregation in the Opening Prayer. If you need resources for an opening prayer, please contact Pastor Melody at [email protected]

 

Scripture Reader (All ages)

Read aloud the scriptures from the Bible. The church office will send you the scriptures during the week prior and place a copy of the scriptures on the pulpit.

 

Children's Church Leader(s) (Adult) (2)

1 to 2 volunteers are needed to bring children ages 3 through 5th grade to the church library during the scripture and sermon for a brief Bible lesson, activity or craft. Lesson and materials provided. Background check will be completed.

 

Ushers (All ages; parents may help children if needed) (2)

Help pass the plate for the offering; all ages welcome; parents may help their children if needed.

 
1 of 2 slots filled
Doug Pilley

Teller (Adult)

Volunteer will collect and secure the offering following the worship service, and make arrangements with church office to count and deposit the offering.

 

A/V Tech Volunteer (Youth or adult)

Run slide show during worship. Responsibilites can be expanded to other A/V needs if desired. Hands on training provided.