"Love God with all your heart..."
Matthew 22:37
"(Jesus said) love one another, even as I have loved you... By this all men will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another."
John 13:34-35
Go... make disciples...
Matthew 28:18-20

ministry selection Sept 2023 - Aug 2024

See more information about each ministry opportunity in the Ministry Descriptions section below.

Lifestyle policy for those in ministry at HCC

This agreement is for September 2023 - August 2024 and is not about me being perfect in all aspects of my life, however, I do agree as a follower of Christ that others are to see me live more like Christ and less like the old me.

Ministry Areas

Check the boxes below if you're interested in serving.

Ministry descriptions

Children's Ministry - Kingdom kids

Interact with our little ones (Babies – PreK)- sing songs, read books, engage in play. Leaders will teach simple lessons about Jesus allowing parents to freely worship. Contact Kristi Fairchild at

 Teach the lesson to K-4th or 5th -6th grade children so they will experience a worshipful time of engaging music, Bible-based lessons, and small group time. Contact Craig Wurst at

Teacher Assistant
Support the teacher in the classroom. Contact Craig Wurst at

Church Facility & Property Ministry

Maintaining landscaped areas and sidewalks by weeding and watering as needed.

Sidewalk Snow Removal
Snow blowing and shoveling sidewalks and wheel chair ramp before Sunday morning services. Contact Craig Wurst at

Pew Ministry
After Sunday service, refill pew pockets with Response Cards, pens, and offering envelopes; throw away any trash. Contact Carrie Shaffer at


Fellowship Event Helper
Work with Event Coordinators to plan and execute fellowship events such as church picnics, meals, etc. Contact Sherri Hodge at

First Impressions Team

Door Greeters
Serve people by enthusiastically greeting them with a smile and friendliness as they are coming into Sunday Services and distribute worship guides. Greet and welcome new visitors, engaging them in conversation and getting their names, giving them a visitor bag, and answering any questions.

Assist the congregation in finding seats at the beginning of the service.

Coffee Attendant
Arrive by 9:30am to make coffee and set out donuts. Remain at the coffee area to oversee any needs and make more coffee. Clean up after the service. Contact Sherri Hodge at

Member Care Team

Hospital Visitation
Visit the hospitalized or homebound.

Barnabas Ministry
Send encouragement cards, then follow up with texts, emails, and phone calls to those who are not attending as shut-ins or recovering from an illness that has kept that person away from HCC for at least 2 Sundays. Contact Jim Hodge at

Meal Replacement Ministry
Provide meals for new parents or those who have health issues who are not in a community group. Contact Sherri Hodge at

Contact Jim Hodge regarding Missions questions at

Multimedia Ministry

Audio Visual Team
Help with the sound system and/or computer needs during Sunday Services. Training will be provided.

Take pictures at special events, as notified.

After services are recorded, edit the video to be uploaded to YouTube.

Sunday Video Operator
Running the TV/slide computer program during the service. Contact Carrie Shaffer at

Outreach Event Ministry

Outreach Event Coordinator/Team Member
Coordinate/plan or help with community events that are held in Harborcreek, Lawrence Park, North East, and Wesleyville. Contact Jim Hodge at

Praise Ministry

Praise Team
Vocalist or musician. All people interested will audition before becoming a member of the praise team. Contact Jim Hodge at

Prayer Ministry

Prayer Partner
Commit to praying as prayer requests are sent out. Contact Craig Wurst at (HCC Members that are a Prayer Partner should also select an additional ministry.

Youth Ministry

Youth Leader Team
Build relationships with teenagers and minister in various ways depending on your gifts and personal desire. Lead youth group with Bible study, games, and activities.

Youth Group Assistant
Work with the Youth Leader, assist as needed, and attend youth group and activities. Contact Jim Hodge at