WAYS TO CONNECT AND SERVE AT FIRST BAPTIST

Many opportunities are available for members to serve at First Baptist Church Anderson. Contact one of our ministers to serve in any of these areas.

This is not an exhaustive list. Let us know if God is leading you to serve in another way!

 Children’s Ministry

All of our Children’s Ministry volunteers will be required to pass a background check.

Wednesday Night Music and Missions
We have graded children’s choirs with very talented and energetic teachers to keep up with the energy of the singers!
Wednesday Evenings 5:45-7:00 (During the School Year)
  • Helpers are needed to support teachers and busy children
The Rock Children’s Church
Sunday Mornings during Worship – 9:30
  • Teach the curriculum
Nursery Workers
Sunday Mornings:
during Worship – 9:30
during Sunday School – 10:30
  • Helpers are needed to support teachers and busy children
  • Join the rotation year-round by signing up here
Special Seasonal Events
Easter Egg Hunt, Halloween Carnival, etc.
  • Set up, clean up, help plan, etc.
Vacation Bible School
One of our biggest events with children each year! It happens the week after school ends in June from 8:30am-12:15pm.
  • Age Group Teachers and Helpers
  • Craft Leaders
  • Recreation Leader
  • Music Leader
  • Set Design and Construction
  • Skit Crew
  • Refreshment Leader and Crew
  • Registration Crew
  • Other various tasks

Youth Ministry

All of our Youth Ministry Volunteers will be required to pass a background check.

Sunday School
Sunday Mornings at 10:30
  • Teach the curriculum on a rotation team
Sunday Night Youth Fellowship
Sunday Nights from 5:30-7:00 (During the School Year)
  • Host the youth group at your house and provide snack                supper
Wednesday Night Youth
Wednesday Nights from 4:00-7:00
  • Play Games during Open Gym 4:00-6:00
  • Helpers are needed to support teachers and busy youth              6:00-7:00
  • Lead a small group
Chaperone Youth Events and Trips
We need adults to chaperone events like Disciple Now, Back to School Retreat, Passport Camp, Lock Ins, Mission Trips, etc.
 
 
 
 

Women’s Ministry

So continue encouraging each other and building each other up, just like you are doing already. 1 Thessalonians 5:11

The Women’s Fellowship at First Baptist Church Anderson is a fellowship for women of all ages to build relationships and share Christ’s love. The Women’s Fellowship hosts events quarterly. Please contact Sacha Hunt or Michelle Wilson for more information.

Men’s Ministry

Our men meet quarterly throughout the year for a time of food and fellowship. They will also find ways to serve through various projects in our congregation and community. Please watch the church calendar for when you can join us for good food and better fellowship.
 

 Music Ministry

Delivering the Message in Song!
 
Our Sanctuary Choir is a great way to involve yourself in ministry.  We are a welcoming group having lots of fun, fellowship and ministry opportunities through song.  Join us on Wednesday nights from 7:00-8:30 as we prepare for our services and other special occasions.
 
Our choir also has the opportunity to participate in music festivals and many other fellowship events. Our Summer Choir, during the month of July, is an opportunity for anyone to meet on Sunday mornings at 9:00am to rehearse and sing during the worship service.   All are invited.
 

Our Praise Team is comprised of choir members and leads in worship each Sunday.  There are also instrumental opportunities in this group.

Our Music Ministry encourages all to use their talent.  We welcome instrumentalist to join our music team and especially encourage our student musicians to lead in worship and to build confidence.

There’s a place for you in Music Ministry!
 

Worship Ministry

 Choir

Rehearsal Wednesday Evenings 7:00pm and Sunday Mornings 8:30am
  • Singers
  • Orchestra
Media Team
Sunday Mornings 8:00-10:30 and Other Times TBA
  • Sound Tech
  • Video Tech
Lord’s Supper Team
Quarterly on Sunday Mornings and Other Special Occasions
  • Fill cups
  • Set up plates with bread and juice cups
  • Collect cups from pews
  • Clean up
Greeters
Sunday Mornings 8:45-9:30
  • Welcome worshippers
  • Help guests find a seat
  • Distribute bulletins
Security Team
Sunday Mornings 9:00-11:30
  • Walk around the church
  • Watch security cameras
Baptism Team
As Needed Sundays 9:00-10:30
  • Share towels with those who are exiting the baptistry
  • Wash towels
  • Prepare dressing rooms
Sanctuary Flowers
  • Donate flowers for the Lord’s Supper table in the sanctuary
 

Senior Adult Ministry

Bus Driver
Sunday Mornings and Other Times TBA
  • Pick up those who cannot drive for worship and other events
Visitation
Visit Shut-Ins and Nursing Homes
 
The Wilmary Apartments
An outreach ministry of First Baptist Church, providing safe, secure, and affordable housing for the senior citizens of our church and community, on a nonprofit basis. Find out more here.

 

Maintenance

There are several opportunities to serve taking care of our buildings and grounds. Some weekly, some quarterly workdays and sometimes we just need to know who to call when certain things break and need to be fixed, or who to call if we have a big project coming up that we need help with. Bottom line is if you are handy, we would like to know about it!

 

Food Services

Special Events
As Needed TBA
  • Clean up
  • Set up tables
Bereavement
As Needed When a Member has a Funeral
  • Cook an entrée or side dish

 

Hospitality

Family Minister
Family Ministers are assigned different members and families in the church to encourage and support.
Sanctuary Greeters
Sunday Mornings 8:45-9:30
  • Welcome worshippers
  • Help guests find a seat
  • Distribute bulletins

 

Other Areas

Serve on a Committee

  • Stewardship
  • Kitchen
  • Personnel
  • Building and Grounds
  • Benevolence
  • Child Development Center
  • Pastoral Advisory
  • Food Service

Pray