Opportunities to Serve in Children's Ministries

Spanish Fort UMC provides guidance and training to equip all who seek to get connected!  Here is how you can get involved with our Children's Ministries.  For all of the following opportunities, please contact Beth Allen at 251-626-1334 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Nursery Assistant           

Assist paid nursery staff in caring for infants & toddlers; rock & play, read books, etc. Reassure children by showing God's love so that their parents may go to their classes & worship, knowing that their children are cared for well. No diaper duty required!  {16-20 People Per Week / 1-2 Times Per Month (Sunday Worship, Tuesday Lunch Bunch Bible Study, or Wednesday Evening Activities) / 1-2 Hours / Alison Hancock - 251-626-1334}

Children's Church Leader  - Traditional or Contemporary - Sunday

Escort children age 3 years-2nd grade from worship service; lead simple activities/lesson for children during portion of worship service; no training or advanced preparation necessary. {2-4 People Needed Per Service Per Week / 1 Time Per Month / .5-.75 Hour / Jennifer Robertson - 251-626-1334}

Preschool/Elementary Leader - Sunday School

Instruct children 3 yrs. - 4th grade in Bible lesson during discipleship hour. Curriculum provided. Very little advanced preparation needed. {10-12 People Needed / Weekly or Bi-Weekly / 1 Hour / Jennifer Robertson - 251-626-1334}

Large Group Helper - Sunday

Assist with children's sign-in & large group worship; can help with leading worship songs. {2-4 People Needed / Weekly or Bi-Weekly / .5-1 Hour / Jennifer Robertson - 251-626-1334}

Preschool Leader - Wednesday Night

Lead activities/lessons/music for 3-4 year olds from 6:00-7:30 P.M.; curriculum provided; no advanced preparation needed.   {4-6 People Needed / Weekly Or Bi-Weekly / 1.5 Hours / Jennifer Robertson - 251-626-1334}

Elementary Activity Leader - Wednesday Night

Lead Activity Stations (games, crafts, other activities) for elementary children from 6:00-7:30 P.M.; no advanced preparation needed. {4-6 People Needed / 1 Time Per Week / 1.5 Hours / Jennifer Robertson - 251-626-1334}

Elementary Group Leader - Wednesday Night

Lead rotation group (K through 4th) through activity stations learning Bible lessons from 6:00-7:30 P.M.; no advanced preparation needed. {12-15 People Needed / Weekly or Bi-Weekly / 1.5 Hours / Jennifer Robertson - 251-626-1334}

VBS Volunteers

Volunteers needed in all areas with 3 year olds - 5th grade; activity leaders, storytellers, games leaders, snack leaders, group leaders, directors. {100+ People Needed / 1 Time Per Year / 4 Hours daily for 1 Week / Jennifer Robertson - 251-626-1334}

Workday Volunteers - Wednesday Morning           

Assist the Children's Director/Assistant with craft preparations/materials for children's ministry. We meet 9:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M. Call regarding Nursery availability. {Unlimited Number of People Needed / As Desired / Jennifer Robertson - 251-626-1334}

Children's Ministry Leadership Team 

Help plan activities that help children grow spiritually. {9 People Needed / Monthly Meeting & As Needed For Events / 1-2 Hours / Jennifer Robertson - 251-626-1334}

Preschool & Elementary Choirs

Assist with choir rehearsals & performances for preschool & elementary. {2-3 People Needed Per Week - Seasonal / .5 - 1 Hour / Jennifer Robertson - 251-626-1334}

Chaperone/Counselor - Summer/Winter Camps

Volunteers are responsible for staying in cabins with children & leading groups through activities while at summer camp or winter retreat. Must be 18 years of age. {Need Both Male & Female / 1 Time Per Year / All Day & Night for 1 Week / Beth Allen - 251-626-1334}

Easter Celebration Volunteer

Volunteers will oversee activities during this community event for families. Individuals or groups (ChristCare groups, Discipleship Classes, etc.) can help. {Unlimited Number of People Needed / Palm Sunday Afternoon / 3 Hours / Volunteers Work In Shifts / Beth Allen - 251-626-1334}

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