Volunteers

“Horizon Church’s gold is in her people.”

One of the character traits that has marked us as a church has been the incredible volunteer spirit of the many people who make up Horizon ChurchVolunteers are the heartbeat of our teams, from our Kids programs, Pastoral Care visits, Lifegroups through to our administration and maintenance all the way to everything that surrounds a service onstage and offstage. They present every age and stage of life with school students, business people, tradesmen, grandparents, mums and dads all volunteering at Horizon. 

JOIN THE TEAM

Whether you’re relatively new to Horizon Church or you’ve been around for a while – we would LOVE you to join the team. Volunteering is a brilliant way to build great friendships while making a meaningful contribution. There is a place for you!

God has given each person unique gifts and talents, and it is His desire that we use these to build His church. We believe being part of a team adds life to the church, and helps to grow you. Your gifts enable us to reach more people with love of Jesus Christ.

TEAMS YOU CAN JOIN

Below are some of the teams that you can apply to join to join! there is also a form to indicate your interest.

If you’re not sure where you may fit, our EQUIP Session will help you discover your fit. We run them at the start of each term. Register your interest in attending a session.

EQUIP Session Dates:

TERM ONE | February 24th

TERM TWO | May 5th

 

SERVICE TEAMS

HOST TEAM

Our Host Team welcome people warmly and ensure they are cared for and know where to go. We believe hosting the service in this way opens people’s hearts to receive from God. This is a great place to start your volunteering journey with Horizon Church.

SECURITY TEAM

Our team makes sure all of our Sunday environments are secure and safe for all attendees. We ensure our facilities are places where people are free to worship undisturbed.

CAFE TEAM

Our team love making people feel at home through hospitality, warmth and providing good coffee for people! If you love a good brew and service with a smile, join the team!

CATERING TEAM

Our team helps cater for events at church. We love to present beautiful food that helps people connect!

WORSHIP TEAM

Our Worship team paves the way for people to encounter the presence of God. Musical skill and ability is helpful, and a willingness to row and learn is most essential!

RECEPTION TEAM

Our team help assist our church to register for events, give their tithes and offerings or help with any other information they need.

MEDIA TEAM

Media makes it powerfully visual! Whether through lyics or photography, we help craft the seen that services people and gives glory to God.

PRODUCTION TEAM

Our team help make our services run smoothly. Through sound, lighting and service producing we help eliminate any obstacle that may hinder someone’s experience of the service. They are problem solvers and take initiative with an excellent spirit.

PEOPLE TEAMS

NEW PEOPLE TEAM

Our team love people and foster hospitality with a personal touch and a big smile. We get to know newcomers, and bring connection. We help people have a great introduction to Horizon!

NEW CHRISTIANS TEAM

Our team provide counsel and prayer for every person who makes a decision to know and follow Christ. Filled with faith and love, we ensure those who respond in a service are acknowledged and cared for wholeheartedly.

BAPTISM TEAM

Our team helps with baptism, which is a significant step in a person’s faith journey. We encourage and assist in a variety of capacities, including practical assistance and direction to support this important step in a person’s life.

GROUPS TEAM

Life Groups are the heartbeat of our church. As Life Group leaders, we lead and disciple a small group of believers. We believe doing life with people brings real life change as we focus on the Word of God, connection, and prayer.

DEPARTMENT TEAMS

KIDS TEAM

Our team create safe and secure environments of learning and development for children to experience God’s love and have fun. We bring God’s word alive in age relevant ways.

YOUTH TEAM

We are passionate about helping teenagers find their God-given potential. We have a lot of fun while walking alongside and discipling teenagers in their faith journey.

YOUNG ADS TEAM

Our team champion the young adults of Horizon Church. We help create community, through Church and Chill, Good Nights & one off ministry nights.

WOMENS TEAM

Our team exists to gather together the women of our church and extend that warm embrace to the women of the Sutherland Shire. Our incredibly popular quarterly events range from community fundraisers to ministry nights and everything in between. 

MENS TEAM

Our team exists to create community for men of Horizon Church. It involves quarterly men’s event and BBQS. Great friendships are formed and men growin their relationships with God.

MIDWEEK TEAMS

CARE TEAM

Our team are the hands and feet of our church. We meet with people in hospitals, homes and offer practical helps where needed.

EVENTS TEAM

Our team prepare all major events at Horizon Church. They ensure events happen with a spirit of excellence that reflect Horizon Church.

PRAYER TEAM

Our Prayer Team is passionate to undergird the vision of Horizon Church in prayer! We believe that prayer changes situations and establishes God’s purposes.

MUMS AND BUBS TEAM

Our team helps connect mums with small children through playgroups and coffee catch ups mid-week. We speak into mum’s worlds and provide a place of community and belonging.

MAINTENANCE TEAM

Our team helps make sure that the building and the surrounding grounds are looking their best. Whether it’s changing light bulbs or fixing walls, it’s done with a spirit of excellence.

PREPARATION TEAM

Our team help do what’s needed midweek to make sure Sundays are incredible. Whether that’s cleaning or administration tasks, there’s no thing too big or small.