How long have you attended SouthWoods?*
What things/activities you are passionate about?
Describe your experience (if any) serving in a church setting
There are many ways to serve at SouthWoods. Please check any areas that seem like a good fit for you.
Production (Audio, lighting, camera operator, graphic design, etc.)
The Creative Arts team supports our Sunday worship services as well as other events at SouthWoods.
Other Creative Arts Skills
If you have other skills you feel would be helpful to the Creative Arts team, please list them here.
Nursery Volunteers (Infant-24 months)
WildWoods Volunteers Kindergarten-3rd Grade
Club 45 Volunteers Grades 4 and 5
Partner with us to make a difference in the lives of SouthWoods children.
Volunteer with Middle School Students (6th thru 8th Grades)
Volunteer with High School Students (9th thru 12th Grades)
Volunteer at Special Events for Middle and High School Students
Middle and high school students are at a critical stage in their lives - developing their characters and shaping their beliefs and values. We are always looking for individuals who want to be a part of shaping a young person's future.
Be a part of the leadership of a Life Group, Women's groups or the Men's groups. Volunteer to host a Life Group in your home or a special event for the Women's groups or the Men's groups.
Connect Teams (Greet and welcome attenders at the door, receive the offering, and serve communion)
Coffee Team (Prepare coffee, set up the coffee bar and clean up following the service)
Commuion Preparation Team (prepares communion and clean up trays following the service)
Be a part of making Sunday mornings an opportunity to join in worship and fellowship. These teams assist in ensuring a comfortable, safe and distraction-free environment. Each team serves one Sunday per month.
Cleaning Crews (serve one Saturday a month)
Mowing and/or Snow Removal teams.
Sunday Morning (Security, lockup following the service, setup or tear down for events or baptisms as needed)
These teams clean the facility, mow the properties, take care of snow removal and provide support on Sunday mornings.
Volunteer in the food pantry. Help with providing meals to SouthWoods families following surgery, welcoming a new baby or facing other life issues.
Assist with funerals or weddings.
Be a part of the prayer team or serve on the healh ministries team.
Serve with SouthWoods outreach ministries including the Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry, meal ministry and assist with funerals or weddings. Be a part of the prayer team or serve on the health ministry team.
SouthWoods is very active in the Kansas City area. If you are interested in any of the opportunities with our ministry partners listed below please contact them for ways to serve.
True Light Family Resource Center. Contact Pastor Alice at www.truelightfrc.org. Our Women's Ministry serves monthly at True Light. Contact Laurie Montague at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Avenue of Life. Visit the website at www.avenueoflife.org for ways to serve and support this important outreach ministry.
Rachel House provides support and counsel to women facing unplanned pregnancy. Contact www.rachelhouse.org for opportunities to volunteer and support this valuable ministry.
These ministries have many opportunities to serve others and provide support in ongoing needs as well as special events.
SouthWoods serves far beyond the walls of our building and the Kansas City area. Check out some of the ways we serve around the world.
Hero Makers provides annual men's trips in January and a family trip in June. Check out the website at www.heromakers.org for sign up details and dates.
There are trips during the year to Agua Viva Children's Home in Guatemala. Watch fhe bulletin and SouthWoods.org for the next planned trip. For more information about Agua Viva visit their website at www.aguavivahome.org.
SouthWoods not only financially supports ministries in our world but we also partner with them on short term trips during the year. Opportunities to be a part of these trips with others from SouthWoods are in our weekly bulletin and at Southwoods.org.