FIRST IMPRESSIONS TEAM CREATIVE ARTS TEAM
PRESCHOOL MINISTRY TECHNICAL TEAM
CHILDREN'S MINISTRY FACILITIES TEAM
YOUTH MINISTRY ADMINISTRATION TEAM
WORSHIP MINISTRY OTHER MINISTRY AREAS/TEAMS
FIRST IMPRESSIONS TEAM

WELCOME CENTER HOST
Team Leader:  Liz Shaw
Before/After Sunday AM services

Greet and answer questions of our guests.  Escort new families to Sunday School/Bible Study classes.

 

GREETER
Team Leader:  Mark Lundy
Sunday AM/PM/Wed PM

Do you enjoy meeting new people?  Our Greeter Team is looking for friendly faces to greet people with a smile, a warm hello, and a handshake or a hug!  Greeters also help hand out bulletins for our church services. 

USHER
Team Leader:  Mark Lundy
Sunday AM/PM/Wed PM

Ushers assist before, during & after each service.  Usher duties include greeting people as they enter the sanctuary, handing out bulletins, & helping people find their seats.

SAFETY TEAM
Team Leader: 
Sunday AM/PM/Wed PM/Special Events

Security volunteers play an important role at FBCL.  Our security team ensures the safety of our children and congregation during our services or special events on campus and at the YACC.

GRAND CENTRAL HOST
Team Leader:  Sara Sacapanio
Special Events

At various times throughout the year, we need Grand Central hosts!  Usually, these hosts are needed to give out or collect specific event/activity information before & after worship services on Sunday mornings.

PARKING ATTENDANT
Team Leader:  Open
Special Events

Help direct people in parking lot & coordinate traffic flow.  Currently, this position is needed for special services/events & holidays (such as Easter Sunday).

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PRESCHOOL MINISTRY

SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHER/WORKER
Team Leader:  Alice Brooks
Sunday mornings, 9:30 & 11:00 AM

Sunday mornings aren't for babysitting!  Preschool Sunday School workers tell preschoolers about God through Bible stories and activities.  Even in the infant room, you'll find workers rocking babies while telling them that Jesus loves them.  Preschool age groups: Infants through Kindergarten.

PRESCHOOL DESK
Team Leader: Alice Brooks
Sunday mornings, 9:30 & 11:00 AM

Welcome preschoolers and their families, help check them in, find their classrooms.  Help with SS records and help prepare snack for the teachers to distribute to their classes.

PRESCHOOL CHOIR
Team Leader:  Joan Lougheed
Sunday PM (school year)

Joy Choir is our preschool choir for ages 4 years-Kindergarten.  We are always looking for youth & adults who would be interested in helping with preschool choir! Desired skills: a love for preschoolers & music!

PRESCHOOL TEAM
Team Leader:  Alice Brooks
As needed

Work with our PS Director, making decisions that effect our preschool classrooms, policies and procedures.

AWANA WORKER
Team Leader:  Sonya 
Ziegenfelder 
Wednesday nights (school year)

Work with our kids as they learn and hide God's Word in their hearts!  From Bible verse listener to games leader to secretary/records keeper, there's always a spot for you!  Children's age groups: Cubbies (3-5 year olds), Sparks (Kindergarten-Grade 2), T&T Boys(Grade 3-6), T&T Girls (Grade 3-6).

MEGA SPORTS CAMP WORKER
Team Leader:  Open
Wednesday nights (Summer)

Be a "Coach" for a small groups of kids each week, as they learn about God both on and off the field!  Different sports are highlighted throughout the summer.  If you have specific knowledge/skill in a sport, we could use your help leading or helping with a sports activity!

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL WORKER
Team Leader: Open
1 week (Summer)

A fun, face-paced and often life-changing week for our children, through Bible stories & verses, crafts, mission work, scriptual songs and games.  There are positions for everyone.  Whether you are able to help with decorations, work in a classroom, help us with promotion or run a rotation -- we will help you become successful with training & support!

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CHILDREN'S MINISTRY

SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHER/WORKER
Team Leader:  Justin & Marcy Simons
Sunday Morning, 9:30 & 11:00 AM

Teach the children about God and His Word through Bible stories and activities.  Teaching opportunities at both morning Sunday School hours.  Children's age groups: Grades 1-2, Grades 3-4, Grades 5-6.

SPECIAL EVENTS WORKER
Team Leader:  Open
Special Events

There are many one-time events that go on throughout the year in our Children's Ministry.  Movie nights, summer camps, and craft days are just a few events that happen for our FBCL kids.  If you'd like more information about assisting our children's leaders with these events, let us know!

AWANA WORKER
Team Leader: Sonya Ziegenfelder
Wednesday nights (school year)

Work with our kids as they learn and hide God's Word in their hearts! From Bible verse listener to games leader to secretary/records keeper, there's always a spot for you! Children's age groups: Cubbies (3-5 year olds), Sparks (Kindergarten-Grade 2), T&T Boys(Grade 3-6), T&T Girls (Grade 3-6).

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL WORKER
Team Leader: Open
1 week (Summer)

A fun, fast-paced and often life-changing week for our children, through Bible stories & verses, crafts, mission work, scriptual songs and games.  There are positions for everyone.  Whether you are able to help with decorations, work in a classroom, help us with promotion or run a rotation -- we will help you become successful with training & support!

MEGA SPORTS CAMP WORKER
Team Leader:  Open
Wednesday nights (Summer)

Be a "Coach" for a small groups of kids each week, as they learn about God both on and off the field! Different sports are highlighted throughout the summer. If you have specific knowledge/skill in a sport, we could use your help leading or helping with a sports activity!

CHILDREN'S CHOIR
Team Leader:  Sara Sacapanio
Sunday PM (school year)

S.I.N.G.! (Sing in the Name of God) is our choir program for 1-6 graders.  We are always looking for youth & adults who would be interested in helping with children's choir - desired skills: music or theater experience & a desire to help kids learn how to act & sing.  Also, people with construction skills who would be willing to help with musical set designs.

SPECIAL EVENTS VAN DRIVER
Team Leader:  Open
Special Events

Throughout the year, our children go various places for one-day events and camps.  If you'd be interested in helping caravan our kids to their events, let us know!
Requirements: valid driver's license, good driving record, must be at least 25 years old

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YOUTH MINISTRY

SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHER/WORKER
Team Leader: Pastor Dan Spoon
Sunday Morning, 11 AM

Youth Sunday School workers help our students study God's Word & begin to apply the Word to real life.  Youth age groups: Grades 7-8, Grades 9-10, Grades 11-12

YOUTH R.O.C. WORKER
Team Leader: Pastor Dan Spoon
Wednesday nights

Hang out on Wednesday nights & study God's Word with our 7-12 grade students! 

 

SPECIAL EVENTS VAN DRIVER
Team Leader: Pastor Dan Spoon
Special Events

Throughout the year, our students go various places for weekend events, one-day events, and camps.  If you'd be interested in helping caravan our students to their events, let us know!
Requirements: valid driver's license, good driving record, must be at least 25 years old.

SPECIAL EVENTS WORKER
Team Leader: Pastor Dan Spoon
Special Events

Even if you do not have the ability to work with our students every week, there are many one-time events throughout the year that you can be involved in!  Things like 30 Hour Famine, Laser Tag Lock-In, and the Rock & Worship Roadshow are great examples.  From driving a van to making breakfast to chaperoning a group, the list goes on and on!

 

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WORSHIP MINISTRY

WORSHIP TEAM VOCALIST
Team Leader:  Jaclyn Walker
Sunday 9:30 AM

 

Worship is how we respond to God, Who He is and what He has done.  Our team seeks express love and appreciation to our Lord through song, leading the congregation weekly.  If this is your heart, please let us know -- and we will contact you about our current needs and our next audtions!

VOCALIST & INSTRUMENTALIST/ACCOMPANIST
Team Leaders:  Jaclyn Walker (9:30); Bill Geiger (11:00)
Sunday 9:30 & 11:00 AM/Special Events

Do you play an instrument? Something that might be a great addition during a special service -- say Memorial Day? How about serving along side others who love the Lord, as a regular accompanist, week-in week-out? We would love to give you more information, if you are interested! Audition required.

CELEBRATION CHOIR
Team Leader:  Richard Simmons
Thursday 6:30 PM/Sunday 11:00 AM/Special Events


If you have a willing heart to praise the Lord in song, we would love to have you part of our choir! You don't need experience, special musical abilities or accomplishments -- just a heart that loves the Lord and a willingness to try! Let us know if you would like more information, or just show up Thursday evenings at 6:30.

PRESCHOOL CHOIR
Team Leader: Joan Lougheed
Sunday PM (school year)

Joy Choir is our preschool choir for ages 4 years-Kindergarten. We are always looking for youth & adults who would be interested in helping with preschool choir! Desired skills: a love for preschoolers & music!

 

CHILDREN'S CHOIR
Team Leader: Sara Sacapanio
Sunday PM (school year)

S.I.N.G.! (Sing in the Name of God) is our choir program for 1-6 graders. We are always looking for youth & adults who would be interested in helping with children's choir - desired skills: music or theater experience & a desire to help kids learn how to act & sing. Also, people with construction skills who would be willing to help with musical set designs.

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CREATIVE ARTS TEAM

CREATIVE ARTS
Team Leader:  Open
Special Events

Are you able to draw? If not, are you willing to trace from an overhead projector & color between the lines? Maybe you can paint, swing a hammer or sew? Maybe your friends call you the creative one? Maybe you have tools for building or creating that could take a project to the next level? We hope you consider sharing your talents with us, when opportunities arise! Projects can vary in time and detail -- a willing heart is the first step!

PHOTOGRAPHER
Team Leader:  Open
Special Events

Do you have a digital camera and an eye for photography? We would love to document certain events, occasions, progress on projects, etc -- but often we assume someone else will capture it, and we miss out! If you have a camera, enjoy this craft, and might be willing -- we would love to know!

DRAMA TEAM
Team Leader:  Open
Special Events

Often a drama can connect with a congregation & creatively communicate a truth in a powerful way! If this sounds like something right down your alley, consider letting us know!

 

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TECHNICAL TEAM

IT TEAM
Team Leader:  Open
Special Events

Join the IT team & help us with computer/networking assistance, website management and upkeep, etc. 

GRAPHIC ARTIST/DESIGN
Team Leader:  Open
Special Events

Do you have that artist's mind and computer graphics experience? We have various graphic design projects ranging from creative website flash sliders, to simple signage for brochures & posters, with many other projects in between! If you want to get involved in this growing ministry, we would love to know! Working knowledge of Adobe software and Microsoft products would be helpful.

AUDIO/VISUAL TEAM
Team Leader: Tim Combes
Sunday AM/PM/Special Events

Everything from speakers, projection screens, lighting, video, microphones, broadcasting equipment, etc. -- is used during a normal service in our sanctuary.  If you would like to be part of this behind-the-scenes ministry, we would love to hear from you!

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FACILITIES TEAM

GROUNDS MAINTENANCE TEAM
Team Leader:  Pastor Dan Spoon
Saturday rotation/Special Events

Whether you have a green thumb, enjoy pulling weeds or can run a mean riding lawn mower, we could use you in our rotation.  Join this team and help keep the grounds looking beautiful.  Your team would work approximately 4 hours, on a rotational basis!

BUILDING MAINTENANCE TEAM
Team Leader:  Pastor Dan Spoon
As needed

It takes time, TLC & skill to keep our building in good repair.  There are many who quietly work behind the scenes -- but can always use others who would like to serve along side as well! We could use folks who are willing to help clean, paint, replace filters, etc., as needed. Please let us know if you would like to join us!

EVENT SET-UP/TEAR-DOWN TEAM
Team Leader:  Pastor Dan Spoon
As needed

We can use people willing to help us set up and tear down after special events and worship services.  This could be stage sets for special perfomances, tables/chairs after a conference or training, or other special event we may be hosting.
 

SPECIFIC SKILLS
Team Leader:  Pastor Dan Spoon
As needed

Our FBCL family has a few things going on: a love for God and people -- as well as skill!  If you have a specific expertise in an area (ie: electrical, plumbing, building, etc) and are willing to help as needed, we would love to know.  We may need input, direction or the actual hands-on work for a project.  So if you are willing to make yourself available, please let us know!

 

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ADMINISTRATION TEAM

OFFICE HELP
Team Leader:  Sara Sacapanio
Monday - Friday/Office hours

Are you organized, and enjoy office work? Well, as we continue to grow, there are opportunities to come along side & help with administrative and organizational tasks in the church office.   Duties might include answering the phones, data entry, simple typing projects, making copies, bulletin preparation, etc.  Shifts could be flexible, but reliability would be important.

ACCOUNTING
Team Leader:  Sara Sacapanio
Monday - Friday/Office hours

Work with our team in organizing tithes and offerings.

 

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OTHER MINISTRY AREAS/TEAMS

BLESSING BRIGADE
Team Leader:  Terry & Linda Hulin
Rotation

The Blessing Brigade is a ministry that supports and encourages deployed service members and their families.  The Brigade is comprised of First Baptist families who seek to share the love of Christ by expressing care and concern for deployed service members and their families through specific prayer, organized helps, and on-going encouragement. 

If you would like to be part of this ministry, providing an occasional "blessing" to help cheer those who sacrifice and give so much, we would love to hear from you!

OTHER MINISTRY AREAS/TEAMS
Team Leader Varies
As needed

We have a number of teams that support the church body, through basic decisions, skills and knowledge.  These are elected postions and members will rotate off at specified time frames.  Being effective in each area of service, requires a level of spiritual maturity, a servant-heart and often members are already equipped with passion & skill in the specific ministry.

MISSIONS
HOSPITALITY
RECREATION
STEWARDSHIP
PERSONNEL

SUPPORT OUR MILITARY VETERANS
Team Leader:  Glenn Cisco
Various Opportunities

If you have a heart for our military & would like to help all era veterans & their families, as they look for solutions to combat/operational stresses -- this may be where God is calling you to serve!  Many within FBCL have gotten involved with organizations that meet at different times, days & for various events, for the purpose of helping to explore Christ-centered solutions & provide a bridge for healing. 

Whether you can offer prayer support, participate in a small group, peer-mentoring, or in the many other ways available -- this growing, military community support system has a place for you to plug in & serve.  Please contact us to learn more.

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