Second to the grace and favor of God, Family Life volunteers make this ministry happen. The people who give freely of their time and energy put the backbone in ministry work. We couldn't do what we do without them. Their faces light up other faces. Their hands bring an evening to life. Their mouths help minister in the hallways. And their hearts collectively form the heart of Family Life.
Here's what our volunteers have to say about serving:
There are plenty of places and mountains of ways to volunteer. Fundraisers, dinner events, theater performances, youth events, concerts and more. It's all part of the fun and unordinary experience of serving Christ. The upcoming events are below, so take a look. The best thing to do is pray about where and how you could personally fill a need. Thank you!
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Upcoming Events Where Volunteers Are Needed
April 9 - 11: Spring Sharathon
Family Life's headquarters in Bath will be buzzing with activity for this three-day fundraising event and we need your help! Volunteers come from all over our listening area to be a part of Sharathon. They find out how exciting it is to watch first hand as the Lord provides for His ministry. And you can be a part of it too!
WE NEED PHONE OPERATORS, KITCHEN VOLUNTEERS, 5K VOLUNTEERS AND HELP WITH THE KIDS CARNIVAL.
Phone operators are blessed to take calls from listeners and hear first hand about how God's ministry is impacting lives. For these volunteers, mandatory training starts one hour prior to your first phone shift. Phone operators need to be adults who have good telephone skills, a warm, friendly manner, clear speech, sharp hearing ability, and a working knowledge of Family Life. Phone shifts are generally 3 hours long.
To volunteer as a phone operator, click here.
Kitchen volunteers are always blessed to prepare and serve other volunteers, Family Life staff and those who come to visit the Sharathon. They need to be at least 16 years old. No experience is necessary, just a servant's heart.
To volunteer in the kitchen, email Debbie Fero.
5K Volunteers will be needed to help with traffic control and to cheer the runners on.
To volunteer to help with the 5K race, email Lydia Sweatt.
Kids Carnival volunteers get to watch the faces of children as they play games and enjoy the fun activities provided. Both adults and teens (at least 16 years old) are invited to volunteer in this area on Friday and Saturday - this is filled, thank you!
To help with the Carnival, email click here.
April 17 & 18: Triumphant Quartet Dinner Concerts
We will need the following volunteers for this weekend event that will be held at Family Life in Bath:
Table Setters - Friday & Saturday morning from 9:00 am until approximately noon - this is filled
Food Prep Volunteers - Thursday, Friday & Saturday for various shifts during the day - this is filled
Buffet line/Clean-up volunteers - Friday and Saturday evenings at either 4 or 5 pm
To volunteer for this, email Debbie Fero.
April 24 & 25: Point of Grace & Selah Concerts
This Concert will be at two locations. FRIDAY APRIL 24 AT FIRST BIBLE BAPTIST CHURCH IN HILTON, NY. SATURDAY, APRIL 25 AT THE BRADFORD HIGH SCHOOL IN BRADFORD, PA. We are going to need LOTS of volunteers at both locations!
We will need volunteers to help with tickets at both 4:30 and 5:30 pm - this is filled in Bradford
We will need volunteers to help with ushering at both 4:30 and 5:30 pm- this is filled in Hilton
We will need volunteers to help with merchandise sales from 5 to 10:30 pm
We will need volunteers to help with security from 5 to 10:30 pm
We will need volunteers to help as stage hands from 6 pm till the end of the concert
We will need volunteers to help with load in from 8:45 am to 1:30 pm
And we will need volunteers to help with load out from 9:45 to 11:30 pm
All volunteers must be at least 18 years old. Load in and load out volunteers should be able bodied men who can lift items in excess of 50 lbs. and must wear closed toe shoes. All volunteers will get to see MOST of the show.
To volunteer for this, email Debbie Fero.
May 1, 2 & 3: The Little Mermaid Jr.
Family Life's Youth Theatre will present The Little Mermaid Jr. and we will need ticket takers, ushers and car parkers for each of the three performances at the Family Life Center in Bath.
Friday, May 1 - car parkers needed at 5:30 pm, ticket checkers and ushers at 6 pm
Saturday, May 2 - car parkers needed at 1:30 pm, ticket checkers and ushers at 2 pm - tickets checkers are filled
Sunday, May 3 - car parkers needed at 1:30 pm, ticket checkers and ushers at 2 pm
To volunteer, email Debbie Fero.