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
*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) One week in the Summer, after school is out.(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  
*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.      
 
Congregational Care
*Memorial Services – Hospitality and kitchen help.       
*Meals – Make and deliver meals to those temporarily  in need due to illness, surgery or trauma.      
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.)      
 
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 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  
 
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      
*MPC Tea Ladies      
 
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