Sacred Service

Discover Your Spiritual Gifts: Become a Sacred Service Volunteer!

Volunteer ministries are the lifeblood of our community and truly make Unity of Fort Worth a welcoming and loving place. 
Volunteers sign up to serve one or more times per month, for six months, in the position(s) of their choice. Contact our Sacred Service Ministry Coordinator, Judy Kingman, at 817-480-5657 for more information or help with choosing a team perfect for you!

Sunday Morning Teams

Greeters

These happy folks welcome and greet congregants as they come in the front door and answer questions/give directions as needed. 

Time Required: 20-30 minutes

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to meet people and serve as Ambassador for the Church
  • Opportunity to serve by being the Welcome Face to our community

Ushers

Unity’s Usher team greet congregants as they enter the sanctuary, hand out program, collect the love offering and tidy up the sanctuary after service. If you are a friendly person who likes meeting and greeting folks this is the position for you!

Time Required: one to one and a half hours per Sunday

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to meet people and serve as Ambassador for the Church
  • Opportunity to serve by being the Welcome Face to our community

Name Tags

Assist with providing name tags for congregants – 1st & 3rd Sundays only. Man desk in foyer to welcome people as they come in. Invite them to wear a name tag. Willingness to help out with other Welcome team positions as needed

Time Required: 30 minutes

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to serve the church as a welcoming face to the congregants
  • Opportunity to meet people and learn their names

Hospitality Team

Unity’s Hospitality team makes coffee and prepares snacks for fellowship after each service. If you enjoy making coffee and new friends this is the team for you!

Time Required: 45 minutes to an hour

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to meet people and serve as Ambassador for the church
  • Opportunity to serve by being a Welcome Face to our community

Bookstore Team

Unity’s Bookstore assistants help on Sundays organizing merchandise, dusting, and packaging customer purchases. If you love books and talking with folks about items in our Metaphysical bookstore this is the volunteer position for you! 

Time Required: two hours

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to meet and greet customers
  • Opportunity to serve church by assisting in the bookstore

Library Team

Assist with keeping track of and distributing books, Reshelf books as they are returned by borrower, Send reminder notes to borrowers, Tidy up after services if books are left out

Time Required: 30-45 minutes

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to serve the church by keeping track of books in the library
  • Opportunity to check out new materials as they come in

Crossing Guard

To greet people and assist them across the street, and to answer any questions newcomers might have, Greet people with a smile, To safely stop traffic/ guide people across the street, Answer questions as needed

Time Required: 20-30 minutes

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to meet people and serve as Ambassador for the church
  • Opportunity to serve by being the Welcome Face to our community

Music Team – Chooses inspirational music for our music ministry.

Youth and Family Ministry Team – Provides spiritual enrichment & fellowship for children and families Sunday mornings and at special events throughout the year.

Prayer Chaplains – Hold spiritual space, pray with others after service, make wellness calls.

Standby Team – Stands ready to substitute for Sunday morning teams.

Service Teams

Garden Team

Help with maintaining and beautifying the Peace Garden. Able to give one Saturday a month to work in the Garden. Willingness to learn. Prior knowledge about gardening a Plus. Some physical labor may be required, but adaptations can be made

Time Required: 2 hours a month on one Saturday

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to work in the great outdoors enjoying Mother Nature
  • Opportunity to work as a team
  • Opportunity to help maintain and beautify one of our campus’ biggest assets

Photography Team

Take pictures and document special events around the church. Be available to take pictures for special events. Provide the pictures for Website and/or Facebook as needed

Time Required: varies

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to serve church community by documenting special events
  • Opportunity to share photography talents

Audio/Visual Team

Purpose of Position: To assist Audio/Visual technician during Sunday Services and special events. Familiarity with audio/visual equipment including sound board, light board and recording equipment and computer. Willingness to learn. Man the audio/visual booth during services and special events

Time Required: One hour on Sundays, occasional special events

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to serve church by assuring that the Audio/Visual aspects of service are optimum
  • Opportunity to become acquainted with a variety of Audio/Visual equipment

Events Team

Purpose of Position: Assists with a variety of Unity fellowship and Special events including working with guest speakers and assisting with holiday events. 

Time Required: Varies by event. 

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to serve church community by making special events special!
  • Opportunity to share talents

Music Events Team

Purpose of Position: Assists with concerts or Papa Charlie’s Coffee House

Time Required: Varies by event. 

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to serve church community by making music events run smoothly
  • Opportunity to share talents and work with performers

Fiber Artist Team (Sew-n-Sews)

Purpose of Position: Creates quilts for seniors in our Youth Department who are graduating from high school. 

Time Required: Varies 

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to honor our youth as they graduate from the Youth Department and become adults
  • Opportunity to share talents and work with other fiber artists

Office Volunteer Team

Purpose of Position: Assist the office staff with light clerical work including answering the phones during staff meeting, filing, making copies, and assisting the Youth & Family Ministry prepare materials for Sunday School classes. 

Time Required: Flexible 

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to assist the office staff and ensure the smooth running of the church administration
  • Opportunity to share talents and work with staff

Sweat Equity Team

Purpose of Position: Help with the maintenance and upkeep of the property and buildings. Work on special projects. 

Time Required: Flexible 

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to beautify the church property and facilities
  • Opportunity to share talents and work with staff

Leadership Teams

Board of Trustees

Purpose of Position: Provides leadership in our community. Meets monthly with the senior minister to discuss church business. 

Time Required: 3-4 hours per month 

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to help lead and direct the church
  • Opportunity to share talents 

Finance Team 

Purpose of Position: Oversees the financial well-being of our community. Meets monthly with the Senior Minister and Church Treasurer to review the church’s financial position. 

Time Required: 1-2 hours per month 

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to help oversee the financial stability of the church.
  • Opportunity to share talents 

Board Development Team 

Purpose of Position: Helps recruit and choose qualified candidates for board service.

Time Required: varies

Benefits to the Sacred Server:

  • Opportunity to support the Board of Trustees
  • Opportunity to share talents