MISSIONS: Be involved with reaching to our community, our country and our world.
Missions can mean so many different things. You can actively participate or you can help facilitate. You can get involved in one or one hundred. The sky is the limit. Getting your name on the list will get you plugged in to so many ways you can help. There is a place for every person to serve in Missions at Canton First. Click here for a list of opportunities or contact .
WORSHIP: Be involved in all aspects from production to cleaning up.
Here you would help with sound, lighting, video switching, computer, and set ups. We will teach you all you need to know. Contact .
Putting together sets for our special seasons and for our Contemporary Worship is important. Do you have carpentry skills? Can you paint? Do you have a creative side? If you do we need you!
This team serves communion, sets up and breaks down the altar table, and decorates seasonally. This is a great way to serve while you're here on Sundays.
Our usher team provides such an important service. They take up the offering, hand out bulletins, greet people at the door, and show people to their seat when the sanctuary is full. If you are friendly and like to make people feel welcome, this is for you!
This is a great opportunity for your children to learn about serving and leading worship. We also need adults to help organize and schedule our acolytes at both Traditional services.
BREAK DOWN AND SET UP
Here you would help transition services by moving equipment, flowers, quilts, and other furnishings to prepare for the next service.
KITCHEN TEAM: Help with food service for different church events.
Here you would help keep the kitchen clean and assist in serving for church wide events. Another opportunity is to set up, prepare, and break down the coffee service on Sunday mornings. Contact .
STUDENTS: Help with students from 6th-12th grade.
Contact for more information.
SMALL GROUP LEADS
Small group leads help facilitate new bible studies and Sunday school groups. What an incredible and awesome responsibility!
Even coordinators assist, organize and help behind the scenes during our major events for students. The more volunteers the more we can do for our students!
Be a coordinator, small group leader or work behind the scenes for off site events. All volunteers are screened and approved by our Student Lead.
Here you would help organize and facilitate missions for our students. You can go on missions or just help get them off the ground. Either way you would be a huge help.
OLDER ADULTS: Volunteer to continue to make our senior ministry thrive and grow.
Contact for more information.
SMALL GROUP LEAD
Our Senior Adult Ministry continues to grow so we need more small group and Sunday school leaders. If you are being led, let us know.
If you would like to assist the SAM Council with events (set up, clean up, etc.), please let us know!
CHILDREN: Be involved with the spiritual formation of our children from Nursery to 5th grade.
We need your heart that wants to rock, change, and share the love of Jesus with our little babies on Sunday and/or for church wide events.
SUNDAY SCHOOL LEAD
Be a facilitator and lead a class. If you love kids, have a passion for Jesus, and want to convey that, then this is the spot for you.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL VOLUNTEER
This is a huge ministry in the life of our church. Lending your heart and time to this event is so important. We hope you will.
Here you would do anything from leading, helping behind the scenes, set up, break down and have a whole lot of fun!
MEMBERSHIP FACILITATION: Volunteer and help our members discover their new church home.
NEW MEMBER OUTREACH
New member outreach involves writing letters and organizing ways to help members feel more connected.
SUNDAY ATTENDANCE RECORDING
After each Sunday we take all the member/visitor cards and separate them so that our card writing team can write the appropriate letters on Monday. Doesn't take long, but it is so important.
MEN'S MINISTRY: Help this team plan, create and grow opportunities for men to discover Jesus.
CHURCH MAINTENANCE CREW
Our church maintenance crew will help do odds and ends on our church property that we don't wish to contract out to another company. Here is a chance to showcase your DIY skills!
WOMEN'S MINISTRY: This is a growing ministry that is fun and Holy Spirit filled.
Contact for more information.
PLANNING & IMPLEMENTATION
So much can be done for our women and even coordinators help do just that. From fellowship time to organizing speakers, this is a great way to help behind the scenes with so much that the women of CFUMC can enjoy.
HOSPITALITY: This team is so important, because it is the first impression that counts.
Greeters have one purpose, and that is to be friendly, say "hello", and to help people find their way. What an incredible group that helps so many people call this home.
PARKING LOT CREW
This group helps people find that all precious park without circling around and around. What a confident feeling for people to meet our parking lot crew each and every Sunday.
This team helps those who have faced the death of a loved one. From meals to general assistance this team helps those that are dealing with tremendous loss. What a blessing these people are.
OFFICE ADMINISTRATION: This team helps with day to day operations in our office.
This group helps answer our phones throughout the week.
This team puts together bulletins and other special brochures during the week. It's simple, easy and doesn't take a lot of time.
WEEKLY OFFERING COUNTERS
The money that we count is done by special people each week. Join a great group that cares about this church.
MUSIC: You can join many of our music groups. Check them out.
This group sings at 11:00 a.m. and is such a great group of people. Don Stafford leads and is amazing. If you have a heart to sing then come join us.
Connie Walker continues to grow this great program. Get your kids involved now.
PRAISE TEAM MUSICIAN/VOCALIST
Let us know if you are interesting in serving on the Praise Team.
HAND BELL TEAM
Becky Welsh leads this group of ringers and they are good. So if you hand bell this is the place for you.
The dulcimers are wonderful and actually travel and play for many groups. Come and be a part of a great group of people.
SMALL GROUPS: This is where you will meet and make lasting relationships.
SUNDAY SMALL GROUP LEAD
We are looking to start more groups at 11:00 AM.
SPECIAL EVENTS: Here you would plug into one of our large productions throughout the year.
TRUNK OR TREAT
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
VIDEO PRODUCTION: Just what it says.
Do you know how to make movies? We are moving more and more into this media to communicate. We need your skills!
PRAYER TEAM: Actively pray at the church over those that are sick and in need.
Being a part of the prayer team means many things. Fielding the prayer cards. Actively praying. Then sending a prayer note to the person in need. What a rewarding experience.