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And the king will answer them, “Truly I tell you, just as you did it to one of the least of these who are members of my family, you did it to me.” - Matthew 25:40

All Current Needs

We're so that excited you are considering participating in volunteer/mission/outreach opportunities with FUMCR!

The list below includes specific current and upcoming opportunities. We also have many ongoing mission/outreach groups and groups that support FUMCR that you may choose to assist and join.

Does your group/event need volunteers? Submit the form at www.fumcr.com/addneed.

Sunday Morning Traditional Worship Greeters

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All ages are invited to serve, as we welcome all those who worship on Sunday mornings! Open doors, share a warm smile and share the excitement with all.

• Serve as your schedule allows
• Most shifts are only 20 minutes before service
• Children are welcome & encouraged to serve alongside their parents!
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ACCESS Welcoming Team

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Looking for some variety in serving at the church and enjoy ACCESS worship? Join our ACCESS welcoming team!

- Several duties to choose from from such as, handing out connect cards, assisting at our name tag tables, ushering during offering or communion, giving gifts at our name tag table, helping assist people who would like to join our church, or cleaning up after worship
- Choose between working 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th Sundays.
- Children are encouraged to serve along side you
- We prefer you serve once a month but are flexible if you schedule changes. Serve as much as you like!
- Training happens before service at 10:30 for those who need it and shifts start at 10:45.

Click I'm interested below to sign up for a slot. Please let us know how many individuals you plan on serving with (whether children or adults) when you sign up for a position. Any questions? Please contact Shandon Klein at sklein@fumcr.com
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Ark House Communications/PR Chairman

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Promote Ark House by producing brochures and twice yearly newsletters, maintaining website (ArkHouseDallas.org), creating news releases, maintaining a speaker's bureau, and by any other methods deemed necessary.
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Pew Stockers

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Work with a group to help keep pew backs stocked neatly with information brochures, pencils, hymnals, and Bibles. Mondays, 8-9 am. Once or more per month commitment preferred.
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Congregational Care Caller

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Volunteers call church members to see how they are doing, if all is well and if they have any needs the church should be aware of. We are a big church that strives to feel small, and to let members know they are cared for. We are in need of 2 - 3 more volunteers willing to make 12-15 calls a month. Calls can be made at your convenience and from the comfort of home. Training is available. For more information or to become a part of the congregational care calling team, contact Kay Schafer at 972.996.0138 or kschafer@fumcr.com.
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Homebound Communion Server

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The Homebound Communion team needs three new members. Members of this team serve communion each month to people who are unable to attend church. Each team member is assigned 1-3 people to serve and serves the same people each month, often establishing long-term relationships. If you feel this important and much appreciated ministry might be for you please contact Debbie Hoff at debhtx@gmail.com or (214) 546-1720 for more information.
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School Partnerships : Greenwood Hills Spring Book Fair

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February 23-March 2 at Greenwood Hills Elementary. Various shifts are available doing anything from helping children select books to helping set up and break down the book fair.
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Kairos Inside Team Members - Beto, May 16-20

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Kairos Prison Ministry brings positive and negative leaders together, in both male and female prisons, for a 3 ½ day weekend designed to build a Christian community inside the institution through a structured program of talks, meditations, chapel visits, music, and a lot of listening and loving.

A team is forming for a Weekend at Beto Prison, May 16-20. Required training dates are 3/24, 4/7, 4/21, 5/5.

Training promotes team building and spiritual readiness for this mission, as well as safety and policy guidelines while inside the prison. All volunteers are trained to "Listen. Listen. Love. Love."
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Rio Texas Workcamp Participants

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A team from FUMCR will go to the Rio Texas Conference of the United Methodist Church, which is in the coastal bend area of south Texas, to help with rebuilding from Hurricane Harvey. Work will be primarily residential and could include installing sheetrock, insulation, cabinets, roof work, painting, or cleanup. Skilled and non-skilled volunteers are needed.

Dates: June 10-16, 2018
Open to: Adults, 18+
Cost: $125 per person to help defray costs of food and transportation
Lodging and showers: Team will stay at Sinton UMC in Sinton, Texas. Air mattresses are needed for sleeping
Transportation: 12 passenger vans
Food: Cooks have been recruited to plan and prepare the meals
Vaccinations needed: Current tetanus
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Missions & Outreach Staff

Joy Anderson
Director, Missions & Outreach; Liaison to UMW
972.235.8385
Rich Rindfuss
Pastor, Group Life, Men of Faith, My Journey, School Partnerships
972.996.0136
Mary Collins
Administrative Assistant, Welcoming, Faith Formation, Missions, UMW
972.996.0101
Dee Weaver
Assistant, Missions & Outreach
972.235.8385