This group of men gathers in the church office on Tuesday mornings to do general maintenance and upkeep on the church grounds and buildings. Job assignments range from changing light bulbs to building shelves, setting up tables to changing filters in the A/C. There is usually coffee and cookies involved! For more information, call the church office at (936) 295-5441.
This group of volunteer women gather in the Conference Room as needed to fold, stuff, label and mail the church newsletter. For more information, call the church office at 295-5441.
If you would like to assist in preparing meals and receptions for families of our congregation who have lost a loved one, please contact Vicki Bailey at the church office at 295-5441. This is a special ministry in which the church can reach out to families during their time of need. Ideally you will only be called upon a couple of times a year.
GREETERS and WELCOMe desk hosts
If you have a friendly smile and are willing to be at church early to greet people on Sundays, this may be the right position for you. Be a Door Greeter or hosts the Welcome Desk one Sunday a month prior/following each worship service. Call the church office for more information at (936) 295-5441. Schedule.
This group of workers assist when special needs arise in the church office–church-wide mailings, telephone assistance, answering the phone in the front office, etc. For more information, contact Vicki Bailey at 936-295-5441.
CHURCH BUS DRIVERS
First United Methodist Church has two 15-passenger “mini-buses”. There is frequent need of drivers for local and/or regional trips. The buses do not require a CDL, however, drivers must be on our insurance drivers list and receive a brief orientation from a church staff member. To volunteer, call the church office at 936-295-5441.
If you like to sing and/or play a musical instrument consider volunteering in the Music Ministry of First United Methodist Church. FUMC’s Chancel Choir practices on Wednesday evenings and sings at the 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. services; the Praise Team practices on Thursday evenings and leads the 9:45 a.m. worship service; and our newly formed Handbell Choir rehearses on Wednesday evenings and plays for various occasions.
For more information about serving in the Choir and Handbells please contact Virilene Freemen at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about serving in the Praise Team please contact Clayton Hill at email@example.com.
Volunteers run the projector and sound board for each worship service. To volunteer to serve or to be trained to serve, contact Clayton Hill at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (936) 295-5441.