Involved at Village

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  • Childcare & snack providers
  • Worship leaders
    For more information contact John Kwak.
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  • Blood drive workers
  • Hospital and home visitation
  • Information desk workers
  • Memorial service workers
  • Visitor and new attenders follow-up
    For more information contact Bob Walker or Gary Ewer.
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  • AWANA leaders
  • Bus drivers for events
  • Cradle Roll visitation
  • Nursery staff & volunteers
  • Small group leaders for Adventureland & Promiseland
  • Special events team
  • Storytellers
  • Summer substitutes for all ages (June – August)
  • Vacation Bible School
  • Worship leaders
    For more information contact Sarah Meeds.
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    For more information contact Charlene Du or For Cheng or call the church office at (503) 643-6511.
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    For more information contact Carlos Fernandez.
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  • Graphic design for special projects
  • Village website & App development team
    For more information contact Insil Kang.
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    For more information contact Matthew Abraham or call the church office at (503) 643-6511.
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  • Drivers to pick up and drop off students
  • Hospitality/registration assistance
  • Snack providers
  • Teachers and assistants for adults & children
    For more information contact Nanci Leiton.
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  • Baristas for the Village Cafe
  • Help around the Village campus (cleaning, grounds keeping, painting, small carpentry projects, etc.)
  • Shuttle and golf cart drivers
    For more information contact Scott Moore.
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  • Planning team
  • Welcome team
  • Activities team
  • Coffee Time team
    For more information contact Scott Moore.
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    For more information contact Mauricio Rivas.
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    For more information contact Paul Choi.
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  • Coordinators for several life group leaders
  • Life Group leaders
  • Life Group participants
    For more information contact John Kwak.
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  • Father/Son retreat team
  • Men’s prayer breakfast team
    For more information contact Bob Walker.
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  • Help with projects and mailings
  • Phone support
    For more information contact Patty Deiser.
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  • Intercessory
  • Planning corporate prayer nights
  • Prayer team
  • Prayer teams for specific ministries
    For more information contact Pastor John Johnson.
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  • Golf tournament organizers
  • Life Group leaders
  • Mentors
  • Quilting team
  • Service teams
  • Special events coordinators
  • Teachers
    For more information contact Bob Walker.
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  • Car pool & bus drivers for events
    Prayer intercessors for our students
    Set up/tear down team
    Life Group leaders (Wednesday nights)
    Snacks for weekly events
    Worship leaders
    For more information contact Dan Son.
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  • For more information contact Renjy Abraham.
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  • For more information contact Bob Walker.
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  • Actors and writers
  • Costume/set design & construction
  • Technical arts (lighting, sound)
    For more information contact Dean Christensen or Carlos Fernandez.
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  • IT support for teachers
  • Registration & announcement help
  • Trained teachers
    For more information contact John Kwak.
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  • Childcare volunteers
  • Decorating for The Well and events
  • Discipleship & mentoring
  • Hostess/Greeter for First Friday Fellowship time
  • Kitchen help for The Well (morning and evening)
  • Special events team members
  • Women willing to make meals for those in need
    For more information contact Jen Spickelmier.
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  • Administrative, hospitality & media help at missions events (training, etc.)
  • Care for missionaries while overseas and when on home assignment
  • Serve on a short-term trip
    For more information contact Leslie Erickson.
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  • Alcove set-up/clean-up for Sanctuary services
  • Communion servers (Bob Walker)
  • Instrumentalists for ensembles (Gordon Borror)
  • Media and sound volunteers for services
  • Sanctuary preparation/cleaning for weekly services (Bob Walker)
  • Set up and tear down for the Chapel services
  • Singers for the choir (Gordon Borror)
  • Ushers and greeters in the Sanctuary services
  • Videographers, filmmakers, photographers
  • Worship team vocalists & instrumentalists (audition only)
    For more information contact Dean Christensen or Carlos Fernandez.
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Barnes Elementary School

  • August clean up day
  • Art Literacy – teach art & provide supplies
  • Assist with various school-wide events
  • Help teachers with prep or with small groups of students

Community Garden

  • Artists who want to help beautify the grounds
  • Help prepare the gardens for the season
  • Maintain community plants

For more info visit communitygarden.vbconline.org

Portland Rescue Mission

  • Serve meals & talk with guests
  • Help with chapel services by speaking or leading worship

The Village Food Bank

  • Drivers to take backpacks to Barnes Elementary
  • Empty bins throughout the weekend
  • Fill boxes and backpacks with food
  • Food donations
  • Stock and organize the shelves

For more information contact Insil Kang.
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