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Use your unique talents and gifts to serve at First Pres!

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On Sundays, jump in by volunteering in nursery & preschool care, children’s choirs, youth programming, adult leadership, or hospitality ministries. If you need help finding the right fit for your gifts, please contact info@fpcberkeley.org.
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  • Lead worship on Sundays and for special services
  • Help with Sanctuary art installations
  • Direct or accompany the Children’s and youth choir
  • Volunteer at Children’s and youth choir rehearsal
  • Join the Vesper Choir (formerly College & Young Adult Choir)
  • Join the Chancel Choir
  • Serve as an instrumentalist or soloist musicians

Contact Li-Wen Monk at (510) 848-6252 ext. 283 or liwenm@fpcberkeley.org

  • Join the worship band

Contact John Yoo at (510) 848-6252 ext. 265 or johny@fpcberkeley.org

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  • Help with Childcare for birth through pre-kindergarten
  • Be a Godly Play curriculum volunteer for four-year-olds through 4th grade

Contact Rosemarie Eichner-Raja at (510) 848-6252 ext. 251 or rosemariee@fpcberkeley.org
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  • Transportation: provide rides or vehicles for various ministry trips
  • Special Events: help with youth ministry events for an evening or over a weekend
  • HS Sunday morning leadership: offer warmth and spiritual guidance
  • HS Midweek Marked: guide a small group to spiritual depth on a Thursday night
  • MS Sunday morning leadership: give our Sunday program life and energy
  • MS Rooted: lead a small group on Thursday nights
  • Be a Youth choir helper, accompanist, or director

Contact Allie Schibsted at (510) 848-6252 ext. 266 or allies@fpcberkeley.org
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  • FoCUS Partner host for men: meet regularly with a student to share life and faith
  • FoCUS Partner Families: host students for a meal and Bible study
  • Bring food for end-of-the-semester Study Hall
  • Join students in local or international service projects

Contact Austin Rehbein, University Ministries Associate, at austinr@fpcberkeley.org.
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  • Be an Emmaus Community facilitator or host
  • Be a leader in Men’s Ministries
  • Lead a small group
  • Volunteer at our annual women’s retreat
  • Volunteer at our library
  • Be a leader in Young Adult Ministries
  • Lead in Connect(her)
Contact Janet Sanders at (510) 848-6252 ext. 267 or janets@fpcberkeley.org

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  • Become a Stephen Minister (requires class and interview)
  • Become a para-professional counselor (requires class and interview)
  • Volunteer at Memorial service receptions
  • Visit homebound church members
  • Help those needing home communion by becoming an Elder or Deacon
  • Join the prayer chain

Contact us at Caring@fpcberkeley.org
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    • Be an usher or greeter for Sunday worship and special services
    • Host the Welcome Cart for Sunday worship and special services

Contact Michelle Vecchio-Lyzenga at (510) 848-6252 ext. 220 or michellev@fpcberkeley.org

  • Join the kitchen crew for The Table… and Café

Contact Peter Callis at (510) 848-6252 ext. 225 or peterc@fpcberkeley.org
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Contact Beth Thomsen at (510) 848-6252 ext. 221 or betht@fpcberkeley.org
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  • Help with buildings & grounds projects
  • Provide administrative support
  • Contribute photographic images for the First Pres website

Contact Sue Burger at (510) 848-6252 ext. 224 or sueb@fpcberkeley.org

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