Ministry Opportunities

Adult Christian Education

Adult Ed Team:
*Plan, coordinate and promote adult education
 opportunities at MPC. Meet as needed.  
 Contact: Art Angst, fuzzwuz@whidbey.com

Adult Education Teacher/Bible Study Leader:
*Some biblical knowledge/theological training is
 presupposed.  
 Contacts: Art Angst, fuzzwuz@whidbey.com
                  Pastor Mark Smith, mark@mpclife.com

F3 Summer Ministry Program Kitchen Manager:
*Coordinate shopping, preparation and serving dinner.
 Contact: Art Angst, fuzzwuz@whidbey.com

Children’s Ministry


*Take down Nursery after 2nd service                         on Food Bank weeks.
(2nd & 4th Sundays of month)
*Reset Nursery after Food Bank weeks.
(2nd & 4th weeks of month)
(Thursday or Friday), 2x a month
*Clean Nursery Toys
1 x a month or as needed 9:15 or 11:00 a.m.
*Nursery Volunteer
1x every 6  – 8 weeks
*Sunday School Teacher
1x a month (flexible)
*MOPS Child Care
2x a month or as available
(1st & 3rd Tuesday mornings of month,                      9:15 – 11:30 a.m.)
*MOPS Mentor Mom
2x a month
(1st & 3rd Tuesday mornings of month,                     9:15 – 11:30 a.m.)
*Vacation Bible School Volunteer (VBX)
June 26-30, 2017  (Daytime hours)
 Contact: Valynn Smith, valynn@mpclife.com

Senior Ministry


*Hilltoppers Planning Team
      Meet as needed to oversee this senior luncheon
      program.
      Contact: Roxie Bender, roxieathome@msn.com
*Hilltoppers Luncheon Set up/Clean Up Crew
     1x a month (4th Tuesday)  
      Contact: Lee Ann Hendricksen, (425) 355-2802
                    leeann@mpclife.com

Student Ministry

*Prayer Partners – Adults paired with a compatible
      students for prayer support through the
       school year (Must be able to text).
*Drivers – Transport and accompany students on
     trips and to events throughout the year.
*Chaperones – Needed for various events
     throughout the year.
*Dinner Crew – 1st or 2nd Sunday evening monthly –
     set up and serve dinner for attending students.
*Annual Auction – Set up, tear down, decorating,
      procurement, dinner staff (prepare and serve)
*Summer Camp – Volunteer/chaperone  (July/Aug.)
      Contact: Jim Beirne, (425) 344-4653
                     jimmyb@mpclife.com

Prayer Ministry


*Prayer Chain – Pray for others according to
 guidelines set by MPC Deacons
 Contact: Caroline Cain george-cain5802@comcast.net


*Prayer and Squares – Make quilts covered in prayer
      for those in difficult circumstances.
      Contact: Carol Reed, caroly6247@yahoo.com

Recovery Ministry


*Be part of a leadership team for a “Celebrate
      Recovery” class.  Videos and curriculum provided.
      Contact: Linda Aikens, lindaaikens@msn.com

Stephen Ministry


*Serve as a Stephen Minister – Come alongside
      people going through times of transition and crisis.
     Training required.
     Next training will begin in February 2017.
Contact: Phebe Brown, phebebrown@aol.com

Congregational Care


*Memorial Services – Hospitality and kitchen help.
      Contact: Caroline Cain
                     george-cain5802@comcast.net
*Meals – Make and deliver meals to those temporarily
      in need due to illness, surgery or trauma.
      Contact: Caroline Cain
                     george-cain5802@comcast.net

 
Mission

*Join the Mission Team – Plan, coordinate and
     promote the local and global mission efforts of
     MPC.  Meet as needed.
     Contact: Mary K Allen, mary_k_allen@hotmail.com
*Operation Christmas Child – Collect materials for
     shoeboxes (Fall).  Help with Packing Party, (Oct.)
     Help staff Relay Center (Nov.)
     Contact: Jim Young, youngjv@comcast.net
                   Tamara Young, youngtam@comcast.net

Music Ministry (Classic)


*Singers for Worship Choir, ensembles and solos
*Readers for services
*Actors/Actresses for services and cantatas
*Music Librarian
*Assistant Teacher for Kids’ Praise Choir
*Assistant Conductor, Worship Choir
*Hand Bell Choir Assistant Conductor
*Hand Bell Choir Director for 2017- 2018
*Hand Bell Ringers
*Instrumentalists for services, soloists and
     ensemble players
*Assistant Pianist
*Assistant Organist
*Banner makers
*Costume makers/seamstresses
*For the Cantata:
     Parking attendants
     Greeters
     Babysitters
     Media development
     Contact: Janet Coe
                   (425) 353-4477, janet@mpclife.com

*MPC Brass – Currently need a French Horn player
     Contact: Rob Coe, professor16@comcast.net
*Stained Glass Bluegrass – Bass & Fiddle players
     Contact: Richard Vitzhum, rvitzhum@comcast.net

Music Ministry (Contemporary)


*Skilled musicians & vocalists
     Contact: Jim Beirne, (425) 344-4653
                    jimmyb@mpclife.com  

Directory Assistance


*Assist with new MPC pictorial directory
     Contact: Lee Ann Hendricksen, (425) 355-2802

Building and Grounds


*Mowing Team
*Pruning
*Weeding
*Yard Clean-up Crew
*Adopt a Garden
*Lawn Edging
     Contact: Lee Ann Hendricksen, (425) 355-2802
                   leeann@mpclife.com

Hospitality


*Sunday Ushers and Greeters     
     Contact: Ron Wehde, ron.wehde@gmail.com
*Sunday Coffee Hour Help
     Contact: Kathy Ridderbusch
                   kathyridderbusch@gmail.com
*Connection Center Team
     Contact: Caroline Cain
                    george-cain5802@comcast.net
*MPC Tea Ladies
     Contact: Mim Loree, (425) 355-9656

Office Help


*Reception Fill In Volunteer
*Copying and bulk mailing assistance
      Contact: Lee Ann Hendricksen, (425) 355-2802
                    leeann@mpclife.com

Retreat Planning and Coordination


*All Church Retreat  (May)
      Contact: Pastor Mark Smith, mark@mpclife.com
*Men’s Retreat  (October)
      Contact: Barry Baker, bazbaruch@hotmail.com
*Women’s Retreat  (Spring)
      Contact: Church Office: (425) 355-2802

Wave Ministry


*Technology/Media Support  – Operate audio/video
       system for worship services & events as part of
       a team.  Set up and take down equipment.
       Training provided.
 Contact: Kyle Berg, mpcwave@gmail.com