Service Opportunities

We are excited that you are wanting to serve God and others.  There are so many ways that you can put your faith in action in the community and around the world.  Here are a few ideas to get you started!

ABIDE:  This ministry focuses on shairng the gospel in word and action in the underprivileged communities around Manito.  ABIDE is always looking for volunteers of all ages to help cook and serve meals, lead kids services, participate in home visits and Bible studies, do home repair and yard work, and so much more.  

  • Tuesdays (come and help anytime between 2 p.m.- 7 p.m.) 
  • Thursday (come and help anytime between 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.)

Call Brady Zimmer (309-241-7496)  for specific details and weekly schedules

COMMON GROUND THRIFT STORE:  Help organize donations on Tuesday or Thrusday nights (5-7 p.m.)  or sign up for a shift during store houres Friday and Saturday (9 a.m. - 3 p.m.) Call Katelyn Holmer (309-369-8198)

CHILDREN'S CHURCH/NURSERY: God has blessed our faith family with many young children.  We are always looking for help to teach them during the morning services on Sundays.  If you are interested in serving in this way by joining in a teaching or nursery rotation, please call Rachel (309-840-1068) 

SERVICE SATURDAYS:  Meet at church the 2nd Saturday morning of every month for a short time of prayer/worship then head out in small groups to meet various practical needs in Delavan and the surrounding communities.  (8:00 - 12:00).  This is a great way for the whole family to servce together! 

THIRD MONDAY MEAL:  Every month (on the third Monday) we serve meal (5:30 p.m.) for the whole community. You can get involved in many different ways: food donations, food prep, serving, delivering meals to shut ins, clean-up and much more.  Call Sandy (309-224-8408) to learn more.  

YOUTH MINISTRY:  Host/Lead a Jr. High or Sr, High small group  Call Steve Waggoner (309-840-1239)