Each Love in Action team is managed by a Ministry Team Leader whose
role is to teach, love, support and answer questions. They are there
to serve you as you serve. Here are brief descriptions of the service
opportunities available for you. If you are interested in serving,
please become a volunteer
or contact the office at 604-787-1477.
Steering Committee - Is the team who feel a calling to lead
Mountaintop Unity in our startup phase of development. The members
view service as sacred and therefore willingly tithe of their time,
talent and treasure. The Steering Committee has a strong prayer
consciousness, an openness to Spirit, a strong faith as well as
dedication, enthusiasm and a very positive outlook. They also have
fun and laugh a lot! Their mission is to guide our ministry by their
knowledge of Unity as they actively practice universal principles
of prosperity and healing.
Ministry Team Leaders - Are team builders who have the gift
of encouragement and administration along with good people skills.
They have a desire to serve God, to serve themselves and our community
by leading a ministry of volunteers in a specific area. They participate
in the ministry and are solution-oriented while they avoid blaming
and guilt. They set a good example of loving, harmonious and effective
Ministry Coordinators - Are individuals who are
gifted administrators, organizers, designers, "techies" or project
coordinators. They focus on a specific project area through to completion
therefore serving in a key area of the ministry. These multi-talented
coordinators offer a variety of special spiritual gifts and passions
which they use to bless our ministry and support us as we always
move forward in our Mountaintop Vision.
Bookstore Ministry - Serves our community by providing valuable
resources in the form of books, CDs and gifts. Staffing the bookstore
is like running a small business, as you manage cash, provide sales
assistance, set up and take down displays. You will have the opportunity
to review new books and be knowledgeable about our many wonderful
resources. It's a very interesting and fun way to serve!
Teachers - Are responsible to teach a small group
of children in our Children's Church. They facilitate the student's
discovery and expression of their indwelling Christ spirit. Parents,
friends and members of Unity who are guided to provide a safe environment
for our children are welcome to apply. We safeguard our children
by requiring criminal records checks for all teachers.
Newcomer Ministry - Hosts provide a warm welcome, hug, handshake
and smile to congregants and guests before and after the service.
They develop the intentional spiritual practice of hospitality as
they serve in this loving, caring way. If you like people, want
to get to know more people, or want to step outside your comfort
zone, then this is the ministry for you!
Setup Ministry - Ensures the orderly setup and take-down
of our Sunday sanctuary. The Setup team is responsible for keeping
our storage area orderly and moving items in and out of our basement
storage each Sunday. The spiritual gift of organization, a strong
back for lifting boxes and a sense of order are all beneficial talents
in this ministry. Patience, flexibility and a positive outlook are
great assets for everyone on the Setup team!
Ushers Ministry - Provides a warm welcome to all our congregants
and guests each week. They participate in setup and take down and
collect the offering. Ushers greet congregants on Sundays and for
special services, give each person a program and assist them in
their seating. If you want to get to know more people, or want to
step outside your comfort zone, then this is the ministry for you.
YOU Sponsors - Provide leadership to our enthusiastic young
minds in the Youth of Unity program for teenagers. Caring, fun-loving,
energetic adults are welcome to share their talents by assisting
with outings, spiritual guidance and group discussions. As a YOU
sponsor you will experience accelerated spiritual growth and unfoldment!
We safeguard our youth by requiring criminal records checks for
all YOU sponsors.
Prayer Ministry - Provides prayer support by praying for
others during the week, for special prayer vigils and other prayer
activities. People with an established prayer consciousness, good
listening skills and an ability to be confidential are welcome to
serve on the Prayer team. In this ministry, you will develop a more
expanded prayer life and have a positive impact on the personal
lives of others. Pre-training in affirmative prayer is needed for
Office Ministry - Supports our office with newsletter mailings,
copying, answering phones, organizing things and other office duties.
This is a very important role in the ministry that ensures we are
communicating well to everyone who wants to know about our ministry.
You will experience the joy of serving and have fun socializing
Special Events - Co-ordinates and oversees the smooth running
of events such as special services, concerts, dinners, congregational
meetings and celebrations. Members will organize, promote and communicate
what is needed for planning and implementation. Great interpersonal
skills and attention to detail are important gifts to share.
Spirit in Action Outreach Ministry - Exists to motivate,
empower, and affect individuals towards freedom and excellence through
our compassionate service to special charities. You are warmly invited
to be a part of this heart-focused ministry. You can inspire us
with your passion to make our community a better place for all of
us to live. Together at Mountaintop Unity we can make a real difference
in the world as we give of our time and talents to local charities.