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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 provide ongoing support within 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  •  Beginning 11/12/2017

    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  •  Beginning 11/12/2017

    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  •  Beginning 1/1/2018

    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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  • Cafe Volunteers  •  Beginning 4/8/2018

    Volunteer at the cafe or one of its satellite locations on Sunday mornings - a great place to meet new people and be a welcoming face of FUMCR. Choose your shift and frequency. Training provided.
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  • Children's Worship Bag Preparation  •  Beginning 8/31/2018

    Worship bags are available at several Sanctuary entrances and contain colors, stickers, and other various crafts to provide children tools to express what they are learning during the service. Weekly, we need adults to clean out and restock the Sunday Worship Bags for the children who attend worship. When you sign up to prepare bags for a specific Sunday, please remember that you have the entire week prior to this date to come in and prepare the bags. Feel free to sign up for as many weeks as you would like! For a fantastic way to encourage children to be an active member of our Sunday worship congregation, please sign up for the dates you can volunteer via the Signup Genius link.
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  • Totebag Prep  •  Beginning 12/17/2018

    Volunteers are needed Monday, Dec 17, from 6-9 pm in Coleman Family Hall to help prepare totebags so that they can be delivered on Tuesday, Dec 18, to homeless individuals at area shelters. Volunteers will make sure each bag has the appropriate items in it and load the bags into the church buses. Older elementary children through senior adults can help.
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  • Christmas Eve Volunteers  •  Beginning 12/24/2018

    All hands on deck needed for Christmas Eve! We need your help to create a welcoming atmosphere for all guests and members during our services. Your children are welcome to serve alongside you. The following opportunities are available

    - ACCESS Welcoming Team (1 and 5 pm)
    - Exterior Door Greeters (All Services - 1, 4, 5, 6, 8, and 10 pm)
    - Traditional Ushers (4, 6, 8, and 10 pm)
    - Golf Cart Drivers (All Services - 1, 4, 5, 6, 8, and 10 pm)
    - Welcome Desk Volunteers (All Services - 1, 4, 5, 6, 8, and 10 pm)

    There is no experience necessary! We will teach you all you need to know. If you are in town and can spare some time to serve in this very special way, please visit the link below and choose the opportunity you and/or your family would like!

    If you have any questions, please contact Shandon Klein at 972.996.0152 or sklein@fumcr.com
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  • South Texas Mission Trip  •  Beginning 12/27/2018

    This work team is open to college age and older. We will help with rebuilding from the devastation of Hurricane Harvey. Construction skills are not necessary, but team members need to be willing to do or help with whatever tasks that are needed to restore the home. The team will sleep, shower, and eat meals in a church. Travel will be by rental vans. Cost is $75 per person. Contact Rev. Joy Anderson (janderson@fumcr.com / 972.235.8385) if you are interested.
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  • Panama Medical Mission Trip  •  Beginning 5/11/2019

    May 11-19, 2019. At least one or two doctors and other medical personnel of all kinds are needed. A clinic will be held in a local village and, according to who participates in the mission trip, patients will be seen according to their needs.

    Cost is approximately $1400-1500 depending on airfare. The accommodations and meals will be in a local hotel. The village is several hours drive outside Panama City.

    There will be an opportunity to do some sightseeing while in Panama.

    Maximum 12 participants. Application and $200 deposit will secure your spot on a first come, first served basis. Final deadline for applications and deposits is Jan 6.

    Click either button to download the application.
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