Downtown CAMPUS Volunteer POSITIONS & EXPECTATIONS

For all these positions, an active faith journey, willingness to volunteer on a regular basis, belief in Harris Creek's mission, and an openness to receiving instruction from leadership is required. If you are serving within Harris Creek, it is also our hope that you are actively involved in a Life Group, a Covenant Member (or in the process of becoming one), and investing financially with Harris Creek. To serve at Harris Creek, please fill out a Ministry Application

 

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CREATE Preschool (2 Months-5 Years) Leader

  • Arrive 45 minutes prior to activity start time
  • Set up and tear down equipment for Preschool space(s)
  • Perform normal nursery responsibilities, including diaper changing, feeding children, cleaning nursery areas, and simply holding babies as necessary
  • Lead children through the specific activities and lesson using provided materials
  • Initiate all dialogue and communication with children in the classroom

 

ADULT


Adult Life Group Leader

  • Attend and make arrangements for weekly Life Group meetings during scheduled season; responsibilities to be administered might include hosting, meal/snack preparation, alternating facilitators, and compiling prayer lists
  • Attend Life Group Leader workshops (3 annual, large group format) and meet at least twice per semester with a staff member
  • Participate in corporate events (Sunday services and other corporate worship events like Lessons & Carols and Ash Wednesday, Community Day, Imagine Banquet, and mission opportunities like Toy Store, etc.)
  • Cultivate biblical community in accordance with our discipleship philosophy:
  • (Community) – Grow in your relationships and build trust with inviting hospitality as well as respect for group dynamics
  • (Equipping) –Prepare in advance to facilitate discussion, engage all opinions in the conversation, and promote lived application of content
  • (Worship) –Pray with and for your group members and demonstrate intentionality in opportunities to respond to God together
  • (Mission) – Gather reports of individual, externally-focused actions, and serve together at least once a semester
  • Be involved in group members' lives outside of the weekly group meeting; this includes communication (via phone call, text, social media, email, etc.)
  • Communicate promptly with the Community Pastor (or other Life Group Leaders when necessary), particularly about situations requiring assistance or celebration

 

Community Development Team

  • Attend Life Group Leader workshops (3 annual, large group format)
  • Attend strategy meetings each semester to discuss broad topics for Life Groups, assist in identifying new leaders and placing new requests, and receive further training to pass along to Life Group Leaders
  • Communicate promptly with the Community Pastor (and other Community Development Team members when necessary)

 

WORSHIP/tech


ProPresenter Slide Operator

  • Arrive 1 hour prior to the start of services
  • Exhibit an eagerness to learn Pro Presenter software (no previous experience required)
  • Troubleshoot incorrect slides when necessary
  • Run slides for both the worship team and sermon during consecutive worship services
  • Remain after the conclusion of the last worship service to help reset the Hippodrome

 

Light Operator

  • Arrive 1 hour prior to the start of services
  • Express an eagerness to learn how to operate a light board (no previous experience required)
  • Cue light settings during consecutive worship services
  • Remain after the conclusion of the last worship service to help reset the Hippodrome

 

Audio Technician

  • Arrive 3 hours prior to the start of services
  • Possess experience with digital soundboards
  • Run sound during rehearsal, run through, and consecutive worship services
  • Assist in setting up equipment
  • Remain after the conclusion of the last worship service to help reset the Hippodrome

 

Worship Team Musician

  • Arrive 3 hours prior to the start of services
  • Possess experience with your particular musical instrument
  • Attend our audition process
  • Rehearse individually during the week and come prepared on Sunday mornings
  • Play/sing in consecutive worship services
  • Assist in setting up the equipment
  • Remain after the conclusion of the last Sunday morning service to help reset The Hippodrome

 

sunday morning experience


Lobby Team

  • Arrive at the Hippodrome by 9:30am on Sunday mornings for the first service or 10:50am for the second service
  • Be aware of upcoming events designed to help people more actively engage in the life of Harris Creek
  • Know the layout of the Hippodrome, especially the location of bathrooms
  • Smile and have a welcoming, helpful attitude
  • Be on the lookout for newcomers and those who might have questions
  • Assist guests in become more connected with Harris Creek through filling out visitor cards
  • Assist people in joining a Life Group through filling out a Life Group card
  • Spot clean the lobby as needed to create a welcoming environment for worship
  • Be on the lookout for others who are willing and able to serve in this capacity

 

Theater Team

  • Arrive at the Hippodrome by 9:30am on Sunday mornings for the first service or 10:50am for the second service
  • Be aware of upcoming events designed to help people more actively engage in the life of Harris Creek
  • Know the layout of the Hippodrome, especially the location of bathrooms
  • Smile and have a welcoming, helpful attitude
  • Be on the lookout for newcomers and those who might have questions
  • Maximize the use of theater seating while being gracious in manner
  • Spot clean the theater as needed to create a welcoming environment for worship
  • Be on the lookout for others who are willing and able to serve in this capacity

 

Set-Up Team

  • Arrive at the Hippodrome by 7am on Sunday mornings
  • Help remove chairs from the orchestra pit and set them up in the theater
  • Help prepare the lobby for worship services
  • Help prepare the stage for the worship team
  • Clean the Hippodrome as needed to create a welcoming environment for worship
  • Be on the lookout for others who are willing and able to serve in this capacity

 

Tear-Down Team

  • Remain after the conclusion of the last worship service to help reset the Hippodrome
  • Help store chairs in the orchestra pit
  • Help break down the lobby after worship services
  • Help break down the stage after worship services
  • Help replace the tables in the theater
  • Spot clean the Hippodrome to remove all traces of our presence
  • Be on the lookout for others who are willing and able to serve in this capacity

 


If any of these positions interest you, please fill out our Ministry Application.

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