SERVING OPPORTUNITIES

ALL THE MINISTRIES BELOW DEPEND ON VOLUNTEERS TO FUNCTION. WHICH WILL YOU CHOOSE TO EXPLORE AS YOUR "FIRST SERVE"?

campus team         Jason smith | 717-873-7782

Putting God's excellence on display by successfully maintaining Bridgeway's campus for everyone's use.


WHEN: As Needed


SERVING OPPORTUNITY: 

Campus Team Volunteer:

Work individually or in groups on maintenance and/or repair of any of the following: 

  • Building work - mechanical, plumbing, general repairs and upkeep, painting, lighting, and other interior needs. 
  • Exterior maintenance-  lawn care and snow removal
  • Special project work as needed.

I'm interested in serving

FI-CON (FIRST CONTACT)

beth guilmette | 603-930-5683

To provide warm greetings and assistance to everyone as they arrive at Bridgeway, so they feel comfortable and appreciated during their entire time on our campus.


WHEN: One Sunday a month, 10am to start of service


SERVING OPPORTUNITY: Greeter

  • Greet and warmly welcome everyone as they enter the building. 
  • Help anyone needing assistance. 
  • Give visitors a brief tour of the main floor, cafe, restrooms, etc. and accompany them to their child's room as needed, introducing them and their child to the class teacher.  
  • Provide visitors with a visitor brochure and contact form.

I'm interested in serving

FUN-day school 

pRE-k: bETH rEED | 717-654-7465

elem: RACHAEL SEBASTIAN | 717-817-9923

 

Lovingly cultivating children's understanding of God and truth.

WHEN: One Sunday a month during the Service

SERVING OPPORTUNITIES:

Pre-K Teacher:
One service per month - greet parents and children, sign children in/out, oversee free play, plan and implement activities, prepare and tell Bible story
Pre-K Helper:

One service per month - play with children, assist teacher in maintaining order, assist with activities

Elementary Teacher:

One service per month – prepare and present lesson, activities, and snack to elementary students grades 1-6

Elementary Helper:

One service per month – assist teacher with activities and maintaining order


I'm interested in serving

Cafe'

ashley abrahamsen |  717-495-0560 

Encourage, love, and support others through our love of baking, preparing, and serving meals.


WHEN: 

Cafe - Sundays 10 - 10:30AM

  


SERVING OPPORTUNITIES:

Cafe Setup: 9:30am-Set up items needed for the self-serve Cafe & make hot beverages.

Breakfast Volunteer: 9;45am Bring in a baked breakfast

Cafe Cleanup:

10:30am-Wash coffee mugs, clean counters and tabletops, put breakfast items away.


I'm interested in serving

meal train

Laura Tate |  518-605-1790

Encourage, love and support others during times of life-changing events, with prepared, delivered meals.

 

WHEN: As needed for life-changing events occur to members of our church family.


SERVING OPPORTUNITIES:

Volunteer: Deliver a meal, ready-to-eat, frozen or store-bought to a family in the midst of a life-change.

I'm interested in serving.

funeral luncheons

susan mackenzie | 717-434-8307

SPECIAL MEALS

carole clapsaddle | 443-610-0958

FUNERAL LUNCHEONS: Ease suffering, by providing a tasty meal for friends and family of the deceased, following the funeral service.


WHEN: As needed. Usually weekdays.


SERVING OPPORTUNITIES:

Director: Plan & purchase food and beverages, assemble necessary volunteers, decorate tables, prepare and serve meal and cleanup.

Volunteer: Assist the Director as needed with setup, decor, food arrangement and cleanup.

I'm interested in serving.


----------------------------------------------------------SPECIAL MEALS: Help the church family to celebrate together over food and fellowship by creating an interactive and enjoyable meal time.

WHEN: Special holidays, summer picnic, and other special occasions. Usually before or following the service.


SERVING OPPORTUNITIES:

Volunteer: Assist Director with setup, decoration, serving and organizing food and cleanup.

I'm interested in serving. 

NURSERY

brittany brown | 717-781-4979

Lovingly and joyfully caring for your infants and toddlers, with patience and careful attention to each child's unique needs.


WHEN: 

Sunday Nursery - One Sunday a month, 10:30AM-12PM

Wednesday Nursery - One Wednesday a month, 6:30-8PM

Other Nursery Needs: as needed for bible study, or special occasions.


SERVING OPPORTUNITIES:

Adult Nursery Helper: Greet parents and children, sign children in/out, care for and play with children, clean toys and surfaces before leaving.

Teen Nursery Helper: Greet parents and children, care for and play with children, assist adults as needed.


I'm interested in serving

sound TECH TEAM

ROB ROSS | 717-887-8654

Work with the worship team leader and pastor to enhance the worship service experience by providing clear and distraction free sound.

 

WHEN: 

Rehearsal: Thursday at 7pm, Sunday at 9am

Worship Service: Sunday 10:30am - Noon


SERVING OPPORTUNITIES:

Sound Board

Thursday night and Pre-Service practice-

Set up stage for musicians (or with Musicians)

Perform proper sound check; includes gain settings, monitor mixes, proper volume settings, and the mixing process. Pre-service only- prepare assistance listing devices & wireless mic for Pastor. During ServiceAdjust lighting and sound levels as needed. Record the service. Post-ServiceTalk with the worship team to learn of any issues during service. Note any broken/faulty equipment and take it out of service if possible. Clear stage of equipment as needed. Put away listing devices & mic.  


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TEAMKID

CINDA LANTZ | 717-793-0341

Encouraging kids to know Jesus Christ and grow in a relationship with Him, through a high-energy, evening of Bible stories, verse memory, life application and games. 


WHEN: Wednesdays 6:15-8pm (Sep - May)
SERVING OPPORTUNITIES: 


TeamKID Leader

Oversee administrative details (i.e. registration, snack supplies, store supplies, classroom supplies), staff, a.nd the general management of the program


Game Leader

Every Wednesday - plan, prepare, and lead children in activities and games that reinforce the lesson/theme of the night


Elementary or  PreK Teacher

Prepare and present lesson and activities to children. Develop relationships with children, pray for them regularly, and participate in occasional group outings.


Elementary or PreK Helper

Assist teacher with activities and maintaining order

Develop relationships with children, pray for them regularly, and participate in occasional group outings


I'm interested in serving

VIDEO TECH TEAM

cARL MYERS | 717-880-0796 

To embrace excellence in preparing and executing our video ministry. To work with the worship pastor and worship team with a working knowledge of PC's and presentation software.


WHEN

Rehearsal: Sundays at 9am

Worship Service: Sundays 10:30am - Noon


SERVING OPPORTUNITY:

You will be trained to operate the software programs used in the visual portion of the Sunday service. This is a job for someone comfortable with technology. Strong computer and organizational skills and ability to multitask are important. 


I'm interested in serving

WORSHIP TEAM

CARL MYERS | 717-880-0796

Our worship team invites the congregation into an intimate time with Christ, through music and song that is fresh, relevant, and represents the very heart of God.

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WHEN: 

Rehearsal: Thursdays 7pm, Sundays 9am

Worship Service: Sundays 10:30am - noon



SERVING OPPORTUNITY:

Music Team Member - Team members must be spirit-led followers of Christ, with a positive attitude, and is creative and flexible. Proficient either instrumentally or vocally in musical talent, with a special gift in leading others into Christ-centered worship. This position is filled by audition.


I'm interested in serving

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