Pipeline (Helps Ministry)

“Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.” 1 Peter 4:10

God gave to each of us various gifts (talents, skills and abilities) meant to be shared with the local church. Tacoma Christian Center seeks for all members to lend their gifts to the ministry through our “Helps Ministry”. Below are several ways to get involved with your church home.

  • Bookstore
    Volunteers are needed to assist with sales & merchandising. Customer service skills are required, cashier experience is helpful but not required.Hours of Service: Various shifts available – Friday 7:00-7:30 Sunday 8:30-9:00 & 1:00-1:45 For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Medical Aide Team
    Volunteers are needed to respond to health care concerns of members during service times. medical experience and knowledge required.Hours of Service – Various Shifts available – Friday 7:30-9:00 Sunday 9:00-10:45 & 10:45-1:00 For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Greeters
    – Volunteers are needed to greet members and visitors for all services. Volunteers distribute weekly bulletins and welcome packets. Excellent customer service and communication skills are needed.Hours of Service – Various shifts available Friday 7:15-8:00 Sundays 8:45-9:30 & 10:45-11:30 For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Information Booth
    Volunteers are needed to provide assistance with information needs related to current church events and or ministries. Volunteers may provide sanctuary tours and or campus tours to visitors and or new members. Excellent customer service and communication skills are needed. Hours of Service – Various shifts available Friday 7:15-7:45 Sundays 8:45-9:15 & 10:45-11:15 For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Parking Lot Attendants
    – Volunteers are needed to direct parking lot traffic, assist elderly and disabled from their vehicle to sanctuary and assure parking lot security during services. Tolerance for inclement weather required.
    Hours of Service – Various shifts available Friday ____________ Sunday ________________For more information email ____________ at __________________________
  • Winner's Gymnasium
    Volunteers are needed to man reception counter, greet guests, provide tours of gym, explain membership, lay and retrieve floor mats, check out equipment and monitor guest.
    Customer service and reception skill preferred.
    Hours of Service: Various shifts available Monday – Friday 5:00 – 9:00 pm, Saturday 10:00 – 9:00 and Sunday evening 5:00 – 9:00pm. For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Audio Visual Technologies
    – Volunteers are needed to man sound board, microphones, pulpit lighting and cameras. Experience or knowledge in these areas preferred.Music or drama experience helpful. Hours of Service – Various shifts available Tuesday evenings _________ Friday evenings _____________ Sunday ___________ For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Nursery
    Volunteers are desired to provide care to infants 12 months to 5 years of age.
    Patience and a sincere love for children required.
    Training will be provided.
    Hours of service: Fridays 7:15 – 9:30 pm.
    Sundays from 8:45 – 10:30 and Sundays from 10:30 – 1:30 pm.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Altar Call Servants
    ??TCC desires volunteers who are willing to become trained, certified counselors to properly guide people through salvation, assurance of salvation, rededication, baptism of the Holy Spirit, and church membership. A mature Christian walk is required.
    Training will be provided.
    Hours of service: Fridays 7:30 – 9:30 pm. Sundays 9:00-10:30 and Sundays 11:00-1:00.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Discipleship Facilitator
    ??Volunteers are desired to become Discipleship Ministry Facilitators. Discipleship Facilitators are trained to provide one on one sessions to members of TCC to ensure they are grounded in their faith by attending six personalized sessions that focus on the fundamentals of the Christian faith.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Tabitha’s Hope
    Volunteers are needed to help serve the East Side of Tacoma as well as members of TCC with services, resources, and tools they need in challenging times.
    Volunteer duties may include support of:
    Clothing closet: Provide an ongoing supply of clothing for men, women, and children.
    Food bank: Provide food distribution as requested throughout the year and special baskets during Thanksgiving and Christmas.
    Hours of operation: vary according to needs of the ministry. For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Hospital and Sick Visitation
    Volunteers are needed to visit and call upon TCC members who are admitted to the hospital, skilled nursing facility or home bound due to illness, accident or surgery.
    Empathy and excellent listening skills required.
    Hours of service: vary upon need and assignment.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Children’s Ministry MATS
    Volunteers are needed Sunday afternoons to support the transition from Children’s Ministry use to gymnasium use by removing floor mats from Winner’s Gymnasium floor.
    An ability to bend, lift and carry is required.
    Hours of service: Sunday afternoons from 1:30 – 2:00 pm.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Children’s Ministry
    Volunteers are desired to assist with the provision of age appropriate teaching and activities for children ages 5 – 11 in their own facility.
    Previous experience working with children desired.
    Hours of service: Friday 7-9:30 pm. Sunday 8:30 – 10:45 and Sundays 10:30 -1:30.
    For more information please see our children’s ministry web site or contact Pastor Darren
  • Teen Ministry
    Volunteers are desired to support our Joshua Generation Teen Ministry.
    Volunteer opportunities include assisting with: activity planning and chaperoning.
    Activities may include arts & crafts, cooking, games, adventures like trips to other cities or camping.
    Volunteers are also needed to support teaching and fundraising.
    Hours of service: Friday nights 7:00 to 9:30 pm. Sundays 8:30-10:30 and Sundays 10:30 – 1:30.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Ushers
    Volunteers are needed to oversee movement and activity of congregation during service.
    Duties may include – helping to seat people, direct flow of tithes and offering, address disturbances show people to mother/baby room and restrooms.
    Strong interpersonal and conflict skills are needed.
    Hours of service: Fridays from 7:15 – 9:30. Sundays from 8:45 – 10:45 and Sundays 10:45 – 1:15.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Campus Maintenance
    Volunteers are needed to assist with general facility and grounds maintenance.
    Duties may include – small repair “Handy Man” service, painting, relocating equipment and cleaning.
    Hours of service: vary according to availability and need.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Seeds of Kindness
    Volunteers are desired to develop and care for various planter boxes around campus.
    Duties may include lawn and ground clean up, weeding, planting etc.
    Hours of service: vary according to personal schedule and season.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Interior Design
    Volunteers are needed to assist with the décor of various facilities and the décor of various special events.
    Interior design, floral arranging, merchandising skill and experience preferred.
    Hours of operation: vary according to availability and need.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • 3M Marketing & Advertising
    Volunteers are desired to assist with the graphic design of fliers and posters.
    Experience with various publishing software required.
    Hours of service: vary according to availability and need. For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • 3M Marketing & Advertising
    “Beat the Streets” volunteers are desired to pair up and walk through neighborhoods surrounding the church to distribute church event information.
    Strong interpersonal skills with an evangelical heart required.
    Hours of service: vary according to availability and need. For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Choir
    Participation in our Living Stone choir is welcomed for all adults. No experience necessary.
    Those with a heart to sing unto the Lord preferred.
    The choir opens quarterly for participation.
    Hours of operation: second and fourth Sunday ministry and rehearsals Tuesdays 7pm.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Promise
    Participation in our young adult choir “Promise” is welcomed for all young adults ages 19-31.
    Hours of service: vary according to ministry dates and need. For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Musicians
    Just US Band is open to all experienced musicians.
    Hours of service: Fridays 7:00 – 9:30 pm. Sundays 8:30 – 1:00 pm with rehearsals on Tuesdays at 6:30 pm.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • WIND
    Volunteers are desired to participate in “Worship in Dance” our TCC dance ministry.
    Previous dance experience helpful but not required.
    Hours of service: vary according to ministry dates and need.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Drama Creative Design
    Volunteers are desired to assist with the support of various drama productions.
    Duties may include assistance with costume design and sewing, set design and construction, back stage support and or make up design and application.
    Skill in areas mention desired.
    Hours of service: vary upon ministry presentation dates and needs.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org
  • Celebration Hall
    Volunteers are desired to support the function of our church restaurant.
    Duties may include- serving guest, cooking or cashier duties.
    Strong customer service skills desired.
    Commercial cooking experience and cashier experience desired for appropriate roles.
    Hours of service: Friday evening 5:30 – 7:30. Sundays 7:30-9:00 and Sundays 1:00 – 3:00.
    For more information, email helpsmin@tacomachristiancenter.org