Current Service Opportunities

Service OpportunityDate(s)LocationDetailsAge / GroupSkills/InterestsContact
Children's Christian Formation Greeter As availableChrist Episcopal ChurchSundays, 10:15-11:00, children age 3 - 5th gradeAdults and high school studentsOutgoing, willing to assist visitors.Catherine Montgomery
Children's Christian Formation teacher2 Sundays per monthChrist Episcopal ChurchSundays, 10:15-11:00, children age 3 - 5th gradeAdults (Older high school students may serve as assistant teachers)Enjoys working with children.Catherine Montgomery
Godly Play setup 1 morning or afternoon per monthChrist Episcopal ChurchEnsure that Godly Play story materials are in order in each classroom for the month's lessons.AdultsPreferably a volunteer who is familiar with Godly Play, but prefers to serve in a quiet environment.Catherine Montgomery
Special Needs BuddyAll levels of availability can be accommodatedChrist Episcopal ChurchDiscretely accompany a child or youth with moderate special needs at regular programs (Sunday School, Youth Group, etc.)Adults and older high school youth.Some experience with children who have special needs is preferred, but not required. Individual must be patient, kind and considerate.Catherine Montgomery
Archives & History CommitteeM-F, office hours, as availableCEC OfficeOrganize and maintain historical archive of photos, documents and other artifacts. Research, writing, sharing our history on social media.Adults and HS youthbasic organization skills, social mediaNancy White
Welcome GreeterSunday MorningsCourtyard and Garage, 8:45a and 11:00aGreet and Connect with visitors and existing members, give out welcome gift and take in basic contact infoAdults,Teens, Adults w family members including childrenWarm smile and a heart to help new folks feel welcomed, assist with next steps such as walk with to nursery or invite to breakfast Leila Quinlan
Church Mice MinistryThursdaysSanctuaryStraighten and replenish materials in pews to make sure all needed items are there for worshipAdultsWeekly or bi monthly on Thursday mornings - approximately 2 hoursMinistry Leader - Ernie Ford
Feeding Northeast FloridaVarious shifts available, Monday through SaturdayWest Jacksonville warehouse - 1116 Edgewood Ave N, Units D/EInspect and organize food for distribution; assemble snack packs for elementary school children in need.Adults and children aged 12 and over (with adult supervision)Desire to minimize food waste and help families, seniors, and veterans who struggle to put food on the table. Kristen Morrison at Feeding Northeast Florida
St. Mary's Food PantryThursdaysSt. Mary's Mission 10:00a - 12:00nBag up groceries for underserved neighborsAdultsServe 1x a month and help those who struggle with food insecurityLeila Quinlan
Friday Meals at Mission House1 Friday per monthMission HouseHelp make and serve dinner for our neighbors experiencing homelessness.Middle School, High School, ParentsA loving heart!Karina Aragon-Buchanan
Hart Felt MinistriesAny DayHomes of SeniorsCompanioning, grocery shop, respite care, advocacy, yard clean up, drive to dr. visitsAdultshartfelt.org
Vacation Bible School All levels of availability can be accommodated.Christ Episcopal ChurchGroup leaders, activity leaders, set decorators, supply coordinators, setup, breakdown.Adults and youth (middle and high school)Enjoys working with children.Catherine Montgomery