Jersey Baptist Church

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SERVE Opportunities

Below you will find a list of our current SERVE Opportunities.  You will find the contact person for each area listed as well.  We hope to see you on a SERVE team soon.

Please let us know if you are interested in an area and don't see it below.  
Email serve@jerseychurch.org

Serve Opportunities

General Service   Guest Services  Preschool Elementary Students 

Young Adults Adults Missions Cafe Counseling Music Audio/Visual 

Special Events

 

 

General Service

Brian Bagley // bbagley@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x200


 

Information Technology (IT) Team
Responsible for: Helping with general maintenance and upkeep of all network equipment.
Responsibilities may include: weekly monitoring of equipment. reseting of routers on Sunday mornings before services. Removal of old Hard Drives.  Addition of new hardware, etc.
Approx. Hours per week: 2-3 hours per week and/or as needed

Safety and Security Team
Responsible for helping keep our people and assets safe and secure.
Responsibilities may include (security): assisting our people as needed in the event of an emergency.  Proactive monitoring of our facilities.  Responsibilities may include (safety): responding to those in need of medical attention during events and regular weekly programming. (Must be a licensed: Doctor, Nurse, EMT, etc. to serve on the Medical portion of this team)
Looking for a dispatcher .
Approx. Hours per week: 1-2 (and/or month depending on what weeks you are on call at Jersey)

JBC Street Signs
Responsible for: setting out and picking up Directional Street signs each week.
Responsibilities may include: Setting out signs late Saturday night or prior to our 8:30AM services on Sunday. Signs to be picked up by 1:00PM Sunday afternoon.
Approx. Hours per week: 1-2 hours per week

Receptionist Substitute
Responsible for: receptionist duties at our front desk during regular office hours.
Responsibilities may include: general office duties, filing, mail delivery
Approx. Hours per week: as needed Mon-Fri (9:00AM – 4:30PM) 

Church Meals Preparation Team
Responsible for: Providing dishes for meals following funeral services here at the church and also for occasional special events.  
Responsibilities may include: Meal prep, set-up and cleanup of meals.
Approx. Hours per week: as needed

Photography and Video Team
Help capture the heart of Jersey on camera at various events and weekly activities
Approx. Hours per week: as needed

 

Facilities Serve Opportunities

Working with the Facility team under the direction of the Facilities Manager.

HVAC Filter replacement /maintenance
Change filters and inspect belts in HVAC units
Twice a year; Spring (April –May); Fall (Sept –Oct)
20-30 hours per service

Ornamental flower beds/ Flower planters
Choose plant varieties and oversee weekly maintenance of plantings at entries and at ornamental flower beds
1-2 hours weekly during the growing season (April-Oct)

Chair set up in Central Venue
Set up chairs for Services
2 hours a week (Thursday or Friday)

 

 

Guest Services

Brian Bagley // bbagley@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x200


Welcome Team
Responsible for: welcoming and connecting our guests (primarily) and members to their next step at Jersey (Worship, Grow, Serve)
Responsibilities may include: Greeting, talking with Guests and those looking to find out more about Jersey. Sending a Jersey note to new guests you meet.  There are several areas on this team (Door, Lobby, Parking Lots, Venues Usher, Good Bye, Follow-Up, etc.)
Approx. Hours per week: 1-2 hours per week

Parking Lot Team Leader
Responsible for: coordinating our parking lot welcome team members. Help park cars. Make sure our guest are taken care of.
Approx. Hours per week: 1-2 hours per week

 

 

Jersey Kids (Preschool) Ministry Opportunities

Christina Romer // cromer@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x205
Marelle Shaner // mshaner@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x205


Welcome Desk
Responsible for: Welcoming, assisting, and connecting guests to the preschool and Jersey.
Responsibilities may include: Greeting, registering, and connecting preschool guests to the correct classrooms; assisting those checking in; paging parents if needed.
Approximate Hours per week: 1.5 (either 9:30-10:45 or 10:45-12:15) on Sundays

Nursery Teacher

Responsible for: Caring and praying for our littlest disciples (babies).
Responsibilities may include: Working with a team to care and pray for the infants.
Approximate Hours per week: 1.5 (9:15-10:45 or 10:45-12:15)

Preschool Teacher
Responsible for: Caring and connecting our 2 yr. olds to Christ.
Responsibilities may include: Assisting the lead teacher with the snacks, craft, and Bible lesson.
Approximate Hours per week: 1.5 (9:15-10:45 or 10:45-12:15)

Substitute Nursery or Preschool Teacher
Responsible for: Caring and connecting our littlest disciples to Christ when a permanent teacher is not available.
Responsibilities may include: Assisting the lead teacher care for children and carry out their normal morning routines.
Approximate Hours per week: 1.5 when available (9:15-10:45 or 10:45-12:15)

Preschool Special Buddy
Responsible for: Working 1 on 1 with a child that has extra needs in his/her classroom.
Responsibilities may include: being paired up with a child that requires more attention and/or interaction and helping him/her be successful in the classroom.
Approximate Hours per week: 1.5 (9:15-10:45 or 10:45-12:15)

Wednesday Night Childcare

Responsible for: Caring for babies 0-2 yrs on Wednesday nights
Approximate Hours per week: 2 (6:30-8:30 on Wednesday nights until May 27)

 

 

Jersey Kids (Elementary) Ministry Opportunities

Ryan Morris // rmorris@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x204


Worship KidStyle Parent Helper
Responsible for: Working with Children’s Minister and Worship Leaders
Responsibilities may include: Monitoring kids during worship time; assisting with taking kids to restroom; assisting kids during games and other worship activities; being an active participant in worship with kids; Willing to work a rotation of once or twice a month. Requires parents to be in Worship KidStyle room at 10:45 – 12:15.
Approx. Hours per Week: 1; monthly rotation available.

Worship KidStyle A/V
Responsible for: Working with Children’s Minister and Worship Leaders
Responsibilites may include: Working with Propresenter Computer; Working with Lighting Software; Monitoring Sound and microphone batteries. Trainings and practices will take place through the week. (only 1 hour). Arrive in Worship KidStyle Room at 10:45 – 12:15.
Approx. Hours per week: 2; Monthly rotation available.

Children’s Ministry Greeter:
Responsible for: Working with Children’s Minister and Lead Greeter
Responsibilities may include: Being stationed in the children’s lobby. Assisting existing families with check in, welcoming new families and getting them signed up in computer, Answer questions about all ministries of the church. Be willing to escort guest to any part of the building. Close ministry doors after greeting time is over. Arrive at 9:20-10:00; 10:45-11:05.
Approx. Hours per week: 1(monthly rotation available)

Grow Group Leaders and Assistants
Responsible for: Working with Children’s Minister
Responsibilities may include: planning weekly lessons following provided curriculum, working with assistants to contact kids through mail and phone calls, follow up with new visitors in class.
Approx. Hours per week: 2

Vacation Bible School Teachers and Assistants
Responsible For: working with Children's Minister and VBS Directors
Responsibilities may include: Preparing daily lessons. 1 hour of Bible study divided in two 30 minute sessions. Accompany kids through rotations. 
Approx. Hours per week: 1 week only in Summer 20 hours

 

 

Jersey Students Ministry Opportunities

Taylor Hartley  // thartley@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x105


Check-in Coordinator
Responsible for: Making sure that every student who walks through the door checks in on the tablets or fills out a connect card.
Responsibilities may include: Assisting student leaders who are checking students in and keeping them focused on checking students in.
Approx. Hours per week:2 hours per week- Wednesday nights (5:30PM-7:30PM)

Guest Service Coordinator
Responsible for: Making sure there are student greeters at each designated spot and connecting new students with student leaders.
Responsibilities may include: Pairing a first time student up with a student leader to help the student feel welcomed.
Approx. Hours per week: 1.5 hours per week- Wednesday nights (5:45PM– 7:15PM)

Photography Team
Help take pictures during Ground Zero and at occasional student ministry events.
Approx. Hours per week: as needed

Relational Specialists
Responsible for: Meeting students and getting to know them on a personal level.
Responsibilities may include: Talking to students before and after Ground Zero.
Approx. Hours per week: 2 hours per week- Wednesday Nights (6:30-8:30)

Student Leadership Meal Team
Responsible for: Providing dishes for events that the student ministry holds.
Responsibilities may include: Providing dishes for students to enjoy during different events.
Approx. Hours per week: as needed

Special Treat Assistant
Responsible for: Help with special treats occasionally handed out at the end of Ground Zero and other events.
Responsibilities may include: Handing out and cleaning up snacks and or trash.
Approx. Hours per week:As needed.

Café Monitor
Responsible for: Monitoring students using the Cafe wing of the church during Wednesday events.
Responsibilities may include: Attentiveness, able to redirect students back to the North Venue.
Approx. Hours per week: 2 hours per week- Wednesday nights 6:30-8:30

Grow Group Coordinator sub
Responsible for: Over-seeing Grow Groups on Sundays mornings.
Responsibilities may include: Printing rosters, and or attendance sheets to be handed out to Grow Group Leaders.
Approx. Hours per week: As needed

Home Group Host Home
Responsible for: Opening their home to the use of our home group meetings.
Responsibilities may include: Hospitality to the use of an open area where our discussions can be held.
Approx. Hours per week: as needed (one per week)

Video Editor
Responsible for: Helping the student ministry staff by editing videos.
Responsibilities may include: Using video editing software to make videos that the student ministry can use.
Approx. Hours per week: As needed

 

 

Young Adult (18-29) Ministry Opportunities

Matt Read // mread@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x213


Grow Group Leaders
Responsible for: Leading/Facilitating a small group
Responsibilities may include: Leading/assisting during Grow Groups on Sunday mornings or Off Campus Grow Groups during the week. Could involve all or part of the following: prayer, teaching, facilitating, contacting, or touching base outside of group time.
Approx. Hours per week: 2

Mentors
Responsible for: Young Adult Mentoring
Responsibilities may include: Caring for and sharing time with young adults. This could involve touching base periodically over the phone or through social media with Young Adults away at college.  Or, it could involve spending time sharing life with Young Adults locally.
Approx. Hours: 2-3 hours per month or week

Service Project Coordinators
Responsible for: Leading Projects
Responsibilities may include: Overseeing one time or ongoing service projects.  This could involve communication, organization and administration of a one time project or an ongoing effort to care for others.
Approx. Hours: 3-4 hours per month

 

 

Adults Ministry Opportunities

Todd Smeltzer // tsmeltzer@jerseychurch.org// 740-927-1859 x123


Office Volunteer

Responsibilities: Responsible for assisting with projects, mailings, etc. on an as-needed basis.
Approx. Hours: Flexible. Negotiable and related to demand.

Shepherding

Responsibilities:  Actively praying, caring and connecting with people in our church that are not currently connected.

Funeral Meals

Responsibilities:  Helping prepare or serve meals to families that have lost a loved one. As needed.

Shut-In Visitation

Responsibilities:  Make visits once a month to those who are home bound.

Women’s Ministry

Responsibilities:  Work during various projects and activities. As needed.

 

 

Missions Ministry Opportunities


Penny Zuber // pzuber@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x174


Volunteer for Mission Office
Responsible for: Assisting the Mission Coordinator.
Responsibilities may include: activities would be many and varied

Communications Volunteer for Mission Department
Responsible for: Work with our Communications Department to help update materials and produce the information that goes on the Jersey Website, help with Mission Display in the Lobby.

Lunch Coordinator for Jersey Baptist - Stowe Mission of Central Ohio
Working with Mission Co-coordinator to help co-ordinate Grow Groups to prepare and serve lunch at Stowe Mission of Central Ohio on the second Tuesday of each month.

Lunch at Stowe Mission of Central Ohio
Grow groups are needed to provide and serve meals at the Stowe Mission of Central Ohio on the following dates:

Tuesday, July 8 Tuesday, September 9
Tuesday, November 11

Special Project Volunteer
Volunteer is needed to help co-ordinate the special projects in the Mission Department.
Example – Coat drive, Shoe drive and other type of projects.

Prison Ministry 

Ladies needed to serve on Wednesday's at 2:00PM.

 

 

Café Ministry Opportunities

Brian Bagley // bbagley@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x110


 

Cashier
Responsible for: Working with the Café Manager to run the café during service hours.
Responsibilities may include: Running the cash register and debit machine, stocking, clean-up, tear down and customer service.
Approx. Hours per week: *See time slots available Sundays: 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM

 

Wednesday Night

Clean-up/Register  
6 pm - 8 pm
A position that is cross-trained to know all aspects of Wednesday night café service.  From assisting with opening cafe to our guests/customers, running register when needed or kitchen clean-up

Sunday Mornings:

Register/Customer Service
4 positions open  Every other week. 
9:30 am - 11 am OR 11 am - close (noon)

Cafe Open and Close
Open and prep cafe for business.
Close at the end of the day. 

 

Counseling/ Coaching Ministry Opportunities

Alice Myers // amyers@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-5615


Office Receptionist

Responsible for: greeting people, answering phones, light filing, light data input.
Approx. Hours per week: 4-5 hours a week or as needed

Please call Alice for more information concerning our Coaching and Counseling Ministry.

 

Worship and Music Ministry and Audio/Visual Opportunities

Chris Moseley // cmoseley@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x142


Contemporary and Traditional Choir Singer
Responsible for: Singing in one or both of our choirs.
Responsibilities include: Attending rehearsals (Wednesday evenings) and singing in the appropriate service on a weekly basis (Traditional – 8:30 AM / Contemporary – 9:45 AM & 11:00 AM). Additional rehearsal and worship times may be scheduled during the Christmas and Easter seasons. Training is provided.
Approx. hours per week: Varies between 2 – 4 based upon level of participation

Worship Orchestra / Band Instrumentalists
Current Band needs: Drummer, Electric Guitar, Bass, Acoustic Guitar, Keyboard, Piano,Organ
Current Orchestra needs: Brass, Wind, Strings, and Percussion
Responsible for: Playing in the Contemporary Orchestra / Contemporary Band / Modern Band / Accompanist for all venues as needed.
Responsibilities include: Attending rehearsals (weekly ad needed) and playing in worship in any of the following: Contemporary Worship; Modern Worship; Traditional Worship; Southern Gospel Worship
Approx. hours per week: Varies between 2-4 based upon venue and level of participation

Handbell Choir – The Bells Of Jersey
Responsible for: Playing in the bell choir.
Responsibilities include: Attending rehearsals as scheduled by the bell choir director. Additional rehearsal may be scheduled during the Christmas and Easter seasons. Training is provided.
Approx. hours per week: Seasonal; The bell choir usually rehearses for 2+/- hours every other week in 6-8 week blocks

Audio Visual Team
There are needs currently in all venues for Audio, Video, Lighting and Presentation Computer volunteers. Training provided.
Responsible for: Technology support within worship venues
Responsibilities include: Preparation for and execution of technology support within the worship venues Training is provided.
Approx. hours per week: 2-3 Hours weekly as scheduled

Venue Setup
Responsible for: Assisting in the preparation of venue worship physical setup
Responsibilities include: Behind the scenes preparation of venues for Sunday morning worship or special worship events. This would include but not be limited to chair set up, assisting with special props used in worship, pre-worship distribution of special items. Training / guidance provided.
Approx. hours per week: 2-3 Hours weekly as scheduled

Venue Environment Assistants
Responsible for: Assisting in the preparation of venue worship environment
Responsibilities include: Behind the scenes preparation for venue environments. This would include but not be limited to working with the worship leader on venue environment changes for special seasons, sermon series and other special events. Collaborative guidance provided.
Approx. hours per week: 2-3 Hours weekly as needed / scheduled

Set Construction
Responsible for: Assisting in the construction of set / decorations for worship venues and for special event projects (Christmas, Easter, etc.)
Responsibilities include: Planning and execution of set designs as needed for worship venues and/or special events / seasonal events. Collaborative guidance provided. Safety and skill with power tools is valuable.
Approx. hours per week: 2-3 Hours weekly as needed / scheduled

Costume Construction
Responsible for sewing and construction of costumes as needed for special worship events.
Responsible for: Assisting in the design and construction of costumes for worship and special events
Responsibilities include: Behind the scenes development of costume design and construction (sewing) for special worship events
Approx. hours per week: 2-3 (+) Hours as scheduled – usually seasonal

Ushers (All Worship Services)
Responsible for: Assisting all worshipers within the worship venues. Assisting at other church special events as needed / requested
Responsibilities include: Within each venue this would include but not be limited to greeting worshipers at the door, assisting them with seating, passing out materials as necessary, collecting offerings, assisting additional needs of worshipers during and following worship services. Training provided.
Approx. hours per week: 2-3 Hours weekly as scheduled; additional times for special events as requested

 

 

Special Events

 

Vacation Bible School Teachers and Assistants
Responsible For: working with childrens minister and VBS Directors
Responsibilities may include: Preparing daily lessons. 1 hour of Bible study divided in two 30 minute sessions. Accompany kids through rotations. Decorate room for VBS. Attend Training in March at Violet Baptist Church by State Convention of Ohio.
Approx. Hours per week: 1 week only in Summer 20 hours
Contact: Ryan Morris at rmorris@jerseychurch.org // 740-927-1859 x204

 



 

 

 

 


Information Technology (IT) Team

Responsible for: Helping with general maintenance and upkeep of all network equipment.
Responsibilities may include: weekly monitoring of equipment. reseting of routers on Sunday mornings before services. Removal of old Hard Drives.  Addition of new hardware, etc.
Approx. Hours per week: 2-3 hours per week and/or as needed

Information Technology (IT) Team

Responsible for: Helping with general maintenance and upkeep of all network equipment.
Responsibilities may include: weekly monitoring of equipment. reseting of routers on Sunday mornings before services. Removal of old Hard Drives.  Addition of new hardware, etc.

Approx. Hours per week: 2-3 hours per week and/or as needed

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