Serving Others

Below is a list of current serving opportunities. If you don't find the place that is right for you from the list below, email us at [email protected] with your questions or areas of interest. We offer many ways to be part of God's mission through Ginghamsburg Church. 


Tipp City Campus Serving Opportunities

With Adults

ALL CAMPUS CHOIR – Honor Pastor Mike & Carolyn's legacy by singing in the All Campus Choir, June 24-25. Rehearsal is Thursday, June 22, 6:30pm, Fort McKinley Campus, 3721 W Siebenthaler Ave, Dayton. For details, contact Johnetta at [email protected].

SERVE ON THE WEEKEND MEDIA TEAMServing as a light board or graphics operator is a great way to have a huge impact on the quality of worship without being seen. For this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to serve behind the scenes with the Ginghamsburg Media team, contact Dan to initiate training at [email protected].

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETERS – There are opportunities for those qualified to interpret American Sign Language to serve our deaf community at all weekend services on the Tipp City Campus. Interested in knowing more, contact Jamie Szabo at [email protected].

WORSHIP SERVANTS – Do you enjoy working behind the scenes? The worship team is looking for detailed, multitaskers to serve during each worship celebration on the weekends. Contact [email protected].

CONNECTIONS TEAM – Do you have the gift of easy connection with others? Do you have a passion for helping people find God’s next for their life? Come join our Starting Point movement as we intentionally invite people to engage in the life of our church and go deeper with God. Sign up in the attendance pad to serve, or contact Sarah Hardin for more details, or email her at [email protected].

SERVE WITH YOUR SPOUSE AT STARTING POINT – Serve once a month by helping others get connected to God’s next in their lives. Contact Sarah at [email protected] for more information.

A WARM WELCOME – It’s more than a handshake that makes a person feel welcome. It’s the friendly smile and the warm “Hello” that lets people know we are happy to see them. Contact Lynn at 937.667.1069 ext. 230 or [email protected] to join the dynamic hospitality team.

BREAKING BREAD – Would you like to give thanks by breaking bread with your church family? Then join us and help put the elements together, pass out the elements or serve communion to your brothers and sisters in Christ on Saturday night or Sunday morning. Contact Lynn Hinkle at [email protected] or 937.667.1069 ext. 230.

BE A PART OF THE NEXT STEP SERVANT TEAM – Interested in serving with our recovery community at the Next Step Celebration, Saturdays at 6:30pm? Contact Pastor Mike Martin, [email protected], to serve on the hospitality, outreach or mission teams.

CALLING ALL CARD WRITERS – Are you a natural at writing cards to people? The Radical Hospitality team would like to bring you onboard to write notes for different occasions to help make someone’s day special. Contact Lynn Hinkle at [email protected] or 937.667.1069 ext. 230.

HAVE MEDICAL TRAINING? – Join our medic team ensuring a rapid response for any guest in crisis on our Ginghamsburg campuses. Contact Lynn at [email protected].

FRIENDS IN HIGH PLACES – If you like to sit in the balcony, then we would like you to join in on the fun! Whether it’s passing out bulletins, greeting, taking up offering or serving communion you will be in good company. Contact Lynn Hinkle at [email protected] or 937.667.1069 ext. 230.

VIP GUEST SPECIALIST – Are you a "customer service specialist" at heart? Serve at the Tipp City Campus Welcome Center during our weekend worship celebrations on Saturday or Sunday with a friendly smile while you answer questions. Contact Lynn Hinkle at [email protected] or 937.667.1069 ext. 230.

BARISTA WANNA-BES – Get all the training needed to be a barista in the Common Grounds Cafe on Saturday nights. This is a perfect opportunity to serve before and after the worship celebrations. Contact Stephanie for more details, [email protected].

NEW GUEST CALLERS – Do you have the passion to share what you know about Ginghamsburg Church and enjoy talking on the phone? Then join the team calling new guests from the comfort of your home or in the church office. Contact Lynn Hinkle at [email protected] or 937.667.1069 ext. 230.

HOMETOWN HOSPITALITY – Welcome newcomers to our church by dropping off a welcome gift to them at their home. Contact Lynn Hinkle at [email protected] or 937.667.1069 ext. 230.

With Kids

SUMMER AT CLUBHOUSE – Be a part of a child’s life through faith education, sports and arts by getting involved in a neighborhood Clubhouse this summer, June 12- July 20. Opportunities are also available to serve at Clubhouse Performing Arts Camp, July 24-26. Sign up in the attendance pad, or contact Cheryl at [email protected] or 937.667.1069 ext. 274.

KIDS CARE TEAM – Ginghamsburg Kids is looking for people who are passionate about kids and have some time during the day or in the evenings on Thursday or for special events as needed. Submit your resume for these paid opportunities to Marcia Childs at [email protected].

WORSHIP ON SATURDAY NIGHT? – If you worship at the 5pm celebration, we have a great opportunity for you to stick around and serve at the Next Step Recovery Celebration. Love on our Ginghamsburg Kids in nursery, preschool or elementary age. Sign up in the attendance pad if you are interested or have questions, or contact Erica Sharp at [email protected].

HUGGERS & ROCKERS – Do you give great hugs? Huggers & Rockers show God’s love to our precious little ones in order to support parents who are in worship or class. Spend an hour holding, rocking, playing and loving infants and toddlers during worship celebrations. For more information, contact Erica Sharp at [email protected].

BECOME A VOICE IN A CHILD'S LIFE OR TEEN'S LIFE – Did you know kids need a second voice in their life, other than their parents, to support them in their journey? A small group leader chooses to invest in the lives of a few over time to encourage an authentic faith. For more information, contact Erica Sharp at [email protected].

POWER IN THE HIGH FIVE – We want to make sure that all families entering the Family Ministry doors are greeted with a friendly smile and a high five to our kids and students! Make a good first impression and answer questions if needed. For more information, contact Erica Sharp at [email protected].

SHOP UNTIL YOU DROP – On a monthly basis, shop for supplies to support the awesome things Family Ministry does at Ginghamsburg! If you don’t enjoy shopping, but like to work behind the scenes, you can assist with general office tasks during the day. For more information, contact Erica Sharp at [email protected].

ONE TO ONE – This ministry is designed to introduce Jesus to our kids who have special/behavioral needs by pairing them with an adult to build relationships with the kids and assist them with learning opportunities. Sign up in the attendance pad for information.

DO YOU HAVE A LOT OF ENERGY? – If you do, you’ll fit right in with our kids on Wednesday nights! They are excited to be in Club Orange, have fun and learn after a full day of school. Find out what a small group leader role on Wednesday nights looks like, by signing up in the attendance pad today. 
HELPING HANDS @ HOME TEAM – Use your skills behind the scenes and from the comfort of your own home to assist our ministry in preparing materials for our children’s ministry programming. Your love for crafts and projects will help for special events, classroom activities and much more! Email Marcia at [email protected].
FILL-IN FRIENDS – Serve on an as-needed basis by filling in as a sub in Ginghamsburg Children’s Ministry to cover summer vacations. Training provided. Sign up in the attendance pad for information.

CLUB V.I.P. – Treat our current and new families to the V.I.P service they deserve at our starting point and check in stations. Serve at any worship hour during the weekend to answer questions and show our families great customer service. This team also helps guide our new families to their kids age appropriate spaces. Email us at [email protected] to sign up!

BE A STORY TELLER – In three easy steps, you can be a dynamic Bible Story Teller for our kids on the weekends. This is how…. first, bring the energy. Second, be willing to dress in character. Lastly, love Jesus and love our kids. Sign up in the attendance pad for more details.

With Students

STUDENT MINISTRY HELPING HANDS – Can’t commit to a weekly role with Student Ministry? Helping Hands is the team for you! You get to serve behind the scenes by putting together guest bags, organizing stuff and spaces and completing other projects that you can do from home! Sign up in the attendance pad to get plugged in. 

MEET, GREET AND SERVE IN STUDENT MINISTRY – Seeking a few cheerful faces to serve on Sunday mornings or Wednesday evenings in the Avenue. Tasks vary. Welcome and direct new students or serve pizza and a smile! Contact Tina Bradley for more details, [email protected]

SERVE WITH MIDDLE SCHOOL MINISTRY – Looking for a few good men to join us as a classroom culture creator by facilitating class and guiding informal small group discussions at the 11:30am worship celebration. Sign up in attendance pad for more details.

MEDIA/MUSIC/TECH – Join Student Ministry’s worship band! Opportunities are available for high school and young adult musicians, vocalist and techs to serve on the worship team and at special events. If you play acoustic guitar, drums, electric guitar, keyboard, bass guitar, sing or are good with technology (sound, lights or computers), contact Tina Bradley, [email protected].


Ongoing Serving Opportunities 

TRANSPORTATION MINISTRY – Ginghamsburg's transportation ministry is one more way we can minister to those who are unable to come to church on their own. Drivers are needed on Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday nights. Become a driver and join the team by emailing Nicole at [email protected].

RECEPTIONIST – Opportunities are available for friendly, helpful servants to serve in the church office answering phones, greeting guests and sharing the love of Jesus. Email [email protected].

HELP US TELL THE STORY – Here are a few ways... input weekly attendance on our computer, Monday morning, 8:30am-12:30pm. Not computer savvy? There are print, cutting, folding and sorting tasks available as well. Contact Ron with the communications team for details, [email protected].

SERVE ON THE SECURITY TEAM – Ginghamsburg is looking for a few good men and women to serve on the servant security team on Saturday nights, Sunday mornings and at special events. The security team is an integral part of helping our guests feel welcomed and secure. All security team members must pass a background check. If you are interested in knowing more contact Nathan at [email protected].

ONLINE CHAT HOSTS  –  Serve by connecting with homebound, traveling or new-to-Ginghamsburg folks who attend our live worship online. This connection can be done on your own laptop from home or Worship Center or from a desktop computer at the church office. A minimum of six months of active participation at a Ginghamsburg Campus is preferred. If interested, contact Seth Evans at [email protected].

MORE THAN CARPENTERS  –  This ministry provides basic repairs to homeowners in our communities. We welcome GENERAL and SKILLED LABORORS of all kind: painters, plumbers, electricians, carpenters and more.  We also welcome relational people who can develop friendships with the homeowners and follow up after the projects have been completed (no technical skills required!). Email [email protected] for details.

KITCHEN KREW – Prepare meals, serve guest tables, bus tables and help clean up on the Kitchen Crew. Serving opportunities are available for Wednesday Cafe, Open Table (formerly Gateway Cafe) and weekend worship celebrations. To join the crew, email Chef Todd at [email protected].

KITCHEN KREW (ORGANIZATION) – If you like to organize, Chef Todd invites you to stop by the kitchen on a weekly basis to organize the pantry, refrigerator and the paper area. To join the crew, email Chef Todd at [email protected].

BLACKTOP BRIGADE. If you want to make a difference in those entering our church, some for the first time, then the BTB (Black Top Brigade) is for you! Direct traffic and greet guests at your leisure. Serving shifts are available at all worship celebrations. Please contact Ron Hill for more information at [email protected].


Serve with New Path Outreach

BE AN ALL-STAR PLAYER – New Path is recruiting all-star players for their annual Souper Bowl Donation Drive, Sunday, February 5 from 11:30am to 2:30pm at the South Campus Discipleship Center. Lunch will be provided! Contact Marie at [email protected], or sign up in the attendance pad to sort the donations that are collected.

NEW PATH TIME BANK – Do you enjoy helping others? Can you spare 2-3 hours a month? Join us in a new ministry that reaches into the community and meets the many needs of folks in practical ways. For more information contact Sherry at [email protected].

DO YOU LOVE HELPING OTHERS GET CONNECTED? The phones at New Path are ringing off the hook this season, and we have opportunities for you to serve by answering those calls. You will be fully equipped. Sign up in the attendance pad today to serve weekly.

BE A VESSEL FOR GOD’S PROVISION – Serve our neighbors at New Path 8:30-11am Monday mornings picking up donations at area grocery stores. We provide the truck, equipment and training; you provide the willing hands and hearts. Contact Marie for more information at [email protected].

DISCIPLESHIP AT TIME BANK – Seeking three results-driven men to grow a hands-on discipleship platform via New Path’s Time Bank. Interested? Contact Paul Hemminger at 419.239.8285.

GEARHEADS UNITE – Do you enjoy car shows? Do you snap your head around at a burbling exhaust when it passes by on the street? Do you spend your weekend watching races? If so, you might be a gearhead! The CAR Ministry has a very special place (garage) for gearheads to repair before they are given to people who have worked hard to earn them. If you are available on a Wednesday or Saturday, contact Jim and Kathi Sitzman at [email protected] to serve.

CLEAN GIVE BUILDING – Help the uninsured and underinsured obtain medical supplies by cleaning and sanitizing the facilities of the New Path GIVE Medical Ministry in Covington. Serve two hours weekly on a weekday, evening or Saturday. Contact Tom at 937.473.5195, [email protected], or GIVE Facebook; for more information.

GIVE OFFICE – Serve as an office receptionist for 6-8 hours each week at the New Path GIVE Medical Ministry in Covington. Contact Tom at 937.473.5195, [email protected] or GIVE Facebook for more information.

GIVE DELIVERIES – Serve people in need by making pick-ups and deliveries of medical equipment and supplies using the New Path GIVE Medical Ministry van for two hours each week. Contact Tom at [email protected], 937.473.5195 or GIVE Facebook, for more information.

JJ’S FURNITURE MINISTRY – Last year, more than 268 households were served with furniture through JJ’s Furniture Ministry. This ministry has opportunities for servants to pick up furniture on Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings. Contact Sherry at 937.669.1213, or email [email protected] for more information.

FOOD PANTRY – In 2015, New Path’s two food pantries at The Point Campus and the South Campus Discipleship Center had a combined 29,000 visits. You can assist each one of these visitors by stocking shelves, walking with our neighbors through the pantry and picking up deliveries. Contact Sherry at 937.669.1213, or email [email protected] serve.

ELECTRICAL SKILLS – GIVE Medical Ministry is seeking unpaid servants with the know-how to repair electric wheelchairs. Contact Tom Downs at [email protected] or 937.473.2220. Better yet, stop by to learn how this ministry works, 1000 Mote Dr., Covington.


Fort McKinley Serving Opportunities

Serve with Adults

SOUL FOOD CAFE -  Every Sunday, hundreds of people are served through our breakfast ministry from 8-9:45am in the Fort McKinley Community Room. You can be part of the crew by making others feel welcome. If you would like more info contact [email protected].

SOUND AND MEDIA SERVANTS – Come and be a part of the music ministry sound and media team at Fort McKinley. Contact Johnetta at [email protected]

GROUNDS CREW - We are rekindling the ministry that maintains the exterior of the building and beautifies the grounds. Flexible hours, contact Norman Zent at [email protected] for more information.

CALLING ALL PAINTERS – Fort Kids is looking for skilled painters to paint the K-2 Children’s Ministry space. If you are interested in blessing our children with a bright, fun, kid-friendly space, contact Pastor Amy at [email protected].

Serve with Students or Children 

PUSH STUDENT MINISTRY - PUSH Student Ministry is looking for adults with a heart for youth, a passion for teaching and a call to serve. There are multiple opportunities to be a mentor to a student at Fort McKinley during Tuesday Night Bible Study or on Sunday. For more information on how to get involved with PUSH Student Ministry, contact Paul at [email protected].

SERVE WITH FORT KIDS – Our preschool-age kids would love to have a few new leaders to dance, sing, make crafts and teach about Jesus on Tuesday evenings, 6:30-8pm. If you feel the call to serve in this capacity, please contact Amy at [email protected].


The Point Serving Opportunities

Serve with Adults

HOSPITALITY SERVANTS - Do you enjoy making people feel welcome? Show Christ's love by serving with our hospitality team. If you are interested, email [email protected]

TRANSPORTATION MINISTRY - Join our ministry and make a difference. The Point’s Transportation Ministry is looking for licensed drivers to escort congregation members from various locations to worship on Sunday morning. For more info email [email protected].

Serve with Students and Children

PUSH STUDENT MINISTRY - PUSH Student Ministry is looking for adults with a heart for youth, a passion for teaching and a call to serve. There are multiple opportunities to be a mentor to a student during Tuesday Night Bible Study or on Sunday. For more information on how to get involved with PUSH Student Ministry, contact Paul at [email protected].

SERVE OUR CHILDREN - Come see if Children’s Ministry is a good fit for you. Connect with The Point Children’s Ministry Coordinator, Tiffaney Taylor at [email protected] or 937.277.7484.