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Serving Opportunities

Serving is an important part of our Thrive Church life. It allows us to connect with one another while also using our time, talents, and treasures to make a difference in the church and world around us. We offer many ways to serve individually and collectively inside the church, in the community and across the world.

Volunteer at Church

There are many ways you can volunteer your time and talents at the church. Whether it’s supporting a ministry, event or beautification of the church campus, we’re always looking for volunteers to connect with others through service. If you're interested in any of the following opportunities, please contact the church office at 248-887-1311 or email us at info@thrive-church.us.

Church Campus

  • Cleaning crew

  • Decorating Team

  • Garden Maintenance

  • Lawn Mowers & Trimmers

  • Paint crew

 

Ministries & Activities

Infant & childcare volunteers during service & special events

Children’s Ministry volunteers

Student Ministry volunteers (chaperones, drivers, leaders)

Vacation Bible School volunteers

 

Worship & Events

  • Bell Choir

  • Child care volunteer (during service)

  • Communion Server (last Sunday of month and holidays)

  • Communications, video & livestream

  • Drama Team

  • Event setup & teardown

  • Food preparation for special events

  • Greeters

  • Musicians & Singers

  • Presentation & video display

  • Sound board 

  • Ushers

 

Administration

  • Counters (count & record offerings)

  • Finance, Administration, Staff & Trustees (Policy, planning & procedures)

  • Leadership & Nominations Committee

 

Community & World Mission

Join us as we partner with these organizations throughout the year to provide volunteer, monetary support and prayers. We encourage you to participate in our collective efforts, as well as individually. please contact the church office at 248-887-1311 or email us at info@thrive-church.us.

American Red Cross

We partner with the American Red Cross to coordinate 1-2 bloods drives at our church per year.

Blessings in a Backpack

We support Blessings in a Backpack through a second mile offering fundraiser to help provide hunger-free weekends for underprivileged children

Cass Community Services

Throughout the year, we partner with Cass Community Services to provide and serve meals in Detroit for those in need. We also provide financial support.

 

Community Sharing

We support Highland’s Community Sharing Outreach Center through the year with food drives & volunteers to help provide food and support to people within Highland and Huron Valley School system.

 

 

The Flint Mission Project

Each year, our Student Ministry partners with the Calvary Church in Flint, Michigan to support the Flint Mission Project. This project produces short-term mission work for the Flint community.

 

Highland Elementary School

We provide financial support to Highland Elementary School, in Highland Michigan to fund programs for underprivileged students.

 

Highland Goodfellows

We support Good Fellows Highland through a volunteer and financial support throughout the year.

Key of Hope

We provide volunteer and financial support for Key of Hope, an an international non-profit in Durban, South Africa that reaches children affected by poverty and AIDS with the hope found in Jesus Christ through long-term mentoring relationships.

 

Meals on Wheels

We partner with Meals on Wheels – Western Oakland County to home deliver meals to seniors twice per month. We’re always looking for additional drivers.

 

Mexico Mission Trip – Manos Juntas

Each year in February, we partner with Manos Juntas VIM, a non-profit organization in Rio Bravo, Mexico. Our mission includes building small homes, assisting with community building projects, remote free medical clinics, skills training, and more. We also support them with finances and prayer. Check out their Facebook page.

 

 

Operation Christmas Child

Every year, we participate in Operation Christmas Child, a ministry project of Samaritan’s Purse International Relief organization. From children to seniors, we pack shoeboxes filled with small toys, hygiene items, and school supplies to bless children in need around the world. We work to make and gather items throughout the year and have a shoebox packing party each year in November.  

 

Power Company Kids Club

We volunteer and provide financial support for the Power Company Kids Club, is a non-profit that promotes the emotional, physical, spiritual and social well-being of at risk children and adolescents in our inner cities.  

 

Rebuilding Together – Oakland County

Each we, we support Rebuilding Together-Oakland County, a non-profit that provides home improvements to the elderly and those in need. We provide both volunteer and financial support.

UMCOR

We provide financial support to UMCOR, which is a Global Ministries support program of the that provides humanitarian relief and disaster response in the United States and internationally. Our efforts are targeted in places where natural disasters, war, or conflict have done so much damage that communities are unable to recover on their own.

 

If you feel passionate about an organization or mission that you’d like for us to support, please contact Pastor Tom at 248-887-1311 or email tanderson@thrive-church.us.