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Administrative Team: This team utilizes their gifts of administration and organization to serve the church behind the scenes in administrative areas like data entry from our weekend services, Grow Group materials, mailer preparation and more. Contact Rebekah Smith _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
ENGAGE TEAM: From the streets to the seats, our Engage Team makes sure we create a welcoming environment to make everyone feel welcome, at home, and open to hearing the Gospel message! Contact Rebekah Smith
There are several opportunities to serve on the Engage Team listed below…
Greeter Team: This team loves people and makes them feel at home. They welcome guests at the door or in the lobby with a smile, encouragement and personal touch so that hearts are open to the Gospel message.
Connection Center Team: This team serves guests by facilitating Discover First – connecting guests to the church community, answering questions, giving a tour of the building, and providing information on all of our current events, ministry opportunities, services and Growth Track at First Baptist Richmond.
Worship Guide Team: This team prepares people for a positive worship experience by welcoming guests and members into the Worship Center with a worship guide. May also assist guests to a seat, show mothers with small children the Cry Room, and help us maintain a welcoming and distraction-free environment during the services.
Cafe Team: We are building this team to connect with guests by offering a hot cup of coffee and a warm welcome while also keeping our coffee stations clean and stocked.
Parking Team: We are building this team to truly be a guest’s first impression of First Baptist Richmond. They manage the flow of the parking lot for services and events, making parking easy and efficient. If you enjoy the great outdoors, look good in a yellow vest, and enjoy telling people where to go, this is your team! ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
First Baptist CROSS LIFE Students Team: This team serves to help build the next generation by connecting them to the heart of God and the local church. We do this through relevant Bible Studies in Sunday morning Grow Groups, serve projects, mission trips, and Sunday evening services. Contact Pastor Steve Coleman ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
KIDS’ MINISTRY TEAM: We call our Kids’ Ministry Team, “Gospel Influencers.” Helping influence this young generation is an honor and absolute JOY. Contact Rachel Cobb
There are several opportunities to serve on the Kids’ Ministry Team at First Baptist listed below…
First Baptist Kids Check-In Team: This team welcomes families as they arrive at First Baptist Kids and facilitates the check-in process, ensuring children are cared for effectively and efficiently.
First Baptist Kindergarten/Preschool/Toddler Teams: This team leads children into a real relationship with Jesus through Bible stories, worship, prayer, hands-on activities and personal interactions.
First Baptist ROOTED Kids Elementary Team: This team creates an environment in our kids services where children are consistently exposed to the real love of Jesus. They intentionally invest in the lives of our children through worship, videos, skits, small groups, greeting, games and more.
First Baptist Kids Curriculum Team: If you’re looking for a way to serve during the week that impacts every single child in First Baptist, then we invite you to join this team that meets weekly to prepare all the materials for lessons, games, etc.
First Baptist Kids Nursery Team: This team serves the birth-2 year olds of First Baptist Church. This is a ministry that not only serves the little ones but is a major gift to young parents that are coming to church. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Worship Team: This dynamic team prepares the way for our guests to encounter the presence of the living God through vocals, instruments, and audio engineering. Contact Janton Barrineau _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Production Team: This team uses creativity and technology to reach thousands by delivering the Word and worship through cameras, lighting and other visual elements. Contact Johnathen Kwarciany _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Worship Center Remodel Team: This team works diligently behind the scenes to maintain a spirit of excellence in the work involving the Worship Center improvements this summer. Serving opportunities include weekly cleaning, light construction, electrical, heavy lifting, installing equipment and organizing. Contact Johnathen Kwarciany _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Creative Team: We are building this team that is focused on using all gifts and skills relating to photography, video, design and beyond to tell the story of God’s work at First Baptist Church. Contact Janton Barrineau _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Safety Team: This unit of safety pnel and healthcare providers serves to protect our church and triage basic medical attention to our guests in the event of an accident or emergency. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Deacon Service Teams: Our deacons lead teams of people that want to be “on call” for member needs as they arise. The team is involved in countless outreach projects with a focus on being the hands and feet of Jesus to members of our faith family, by meeting physical needs as they arise in our congregation. Interested? Contact Jordan Truett
Transportation- Transport members to doctors, physical therapy, and other important appointments.
Handyman- Small carpentry projects, home repairs, yard work, trimming shrubs, little things around the home that may require use of ladder, light bulbs, etc.
Personal Care- Visit with families in crisis, help with anything to do with loss of loved ones, major surgeries, personal tragic incidents. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Events/Time of Need Team: This team helps creatively plan and energetically host conferences and special events by serving guests with food and creating an environment of excellence. They also help cook food for members of our church in their time of need. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Prayer Team: This team of trained intercessors covers the weekend and midweek services in prayer, preparing the way for the Lord. They also pray for our church leadership throughout the week. Contact Mike & Eva Gay