Joy of Service

Joy of Service

Joy of Service
Joy of Service

Help us be a community that shows the Joy of Service. After worship on May 15, we’ll have in-person opportunities inviting volunteers to help us in key areas like Sodbusters, Greeters/Ushers and more.  Looking to be a digital volunteer?  Check out the opportunities below! 

Online Opportunities:

Ukrainian FlagHelp Ukrainians. 
This United Methodist Committee on Relief fund provides direct humanitarian assistance to those in Ukraine as well as assistance to Ukrainians fleeing to neighboring countries.  Click here to donate.


International Red Cross logoDonate to the International Red Cross
This worldwide organization provides emergency assistance and humanitarian relief in over 90 countries.  Donate here.


Transcribe Historical DocumentsTranscribe Documents at the Smithsonian
Contribute to world knowledge and learn something in the process by transcribing manuscripts and other documents.  Click here to browse ongoing projects.


On-campus opportunities

Helping Hands
Help in the minor repair and maintenance of our church facilities – replace light bulbs and/or ballasts, dust and keep our Sanctuary organized, annual power washing of courtyard, remove cobwebs from exterior of buildings, to name a few.

Sodbusters (outside volunteer opportunity) does trimming and pruning and other landscaping tasks to keep our campus beautiful. Contact church office to learn more at (925) 837-5243.  Or email Patsy. 

Worship Assistant/Ushers
Greet attendees at Sunday service.

Memorial Service Receptions
Assist bereaved families in the reception provided after Memorial Service.

Opportunities  in Your Area:

Play with animals at your pet shelterVisit Your Pet Shelter
Adore animals?  Head down to your local pet shelter and spend an hour playing with some cats or dogs in need of a home. 


Community GardenCommunity Garden
Like working with your hands?  Grab a pair of gardening gloves and spend an hour of your time sprucing up your local community garden.


Thank You NotePractice Gratitude
Write a thank you note to someone who changed your life.  If you’d like to write a note to someone in the congregation, mail your note to the church and we’ll make sure it gets delivered to the right person.