King of Peace is a team-based church striving to involve all members in active, soul-building ministry teams. From the Altar Team to the Young Adults Team and everything in between, there’s sure to be a ministry team to match your interests and gifts. With more than 40 ministry teams, there are literally hundreds of opportunities to make a difference by volunteering and caring for our community within and outside our walls.

The benefits of joining a ministry team are many and include meeting new people, learning new skills, and serving your faith community.

Most of our volunteer opportunities are listed below. To volunteer or learn more about ministry teams, send an e-mail to volunteer@kingofpeacemcc.com.
Altar Team
Prepares and maintains the altar materials for worship.
Archivist Team
Collects, organizes, and displays historical information about King of Peace MCC.

Assimilation Team

Welcomes and orients newcomers to our church.

AV and Multimedia Teams
Run sound, lights, and projection equipment during services and special events.
Board of Directors

Among other tasks, board members set policy and review the fiscal direction of the church.

Building Team
Advises the Director of Administration on maintenance and care of our church building.
Care Card Team

Sends greeting cards to KOP MCC family members in times of concern.

Children’s Church Team
Plans and conducts Sunday School activities.
Congregational Care Team
Provides telephone calls, hospital, and home visits for those in need.

Diversity Team

Works to educate and enact congregational inclusiveness.

Drama Team

Works to create and present dramatic performances for worship and special events.

Food for Friends Team

Prepares and packages meals for those who are temporarily ill or homebound.

Fundraising Team

Works as a clearing house and mentor for those creating our fundraising activities and events.

Garden Team

Works to keep our gardens and landscape attractive.

Greeter and Usher Teams
Greets and helps at the church and sanctuary entrances before and during Sunday worship services.

Home Prayer Team

Prays for special intercessionary requests, KOP MCC, and UFMCC denominational leadership.

Human Outreach Team (HOT)

Cooks and serves a monthly meal for the homeless at Beacon House men’s shelter and undertakes other special projects to help those in need.

Kitchen Team
Maintains and oversees the kitchen and prepares food for Sunday fellowship time and occasional special events.
Lay Delegates

Elected delegates represent King of Peace MCC at regional meetings and UFMCC Conferences.

Lay Worship Team
Participates in worship as acolytes, communion servers, and scripture readers.
Music Team
Vocalists, keyboardists, percussionists, and other musicians who enrich our services through music.
Peacemakers Team

Acts as ombudsmen for conflict resolution.

Prayer Partner Team
Prays with congregants during service at communion time.

Pride Team

Coordinates congregational activity for St. Pete Pride.

Programming Team

Creates a monthly roster of spiritual and personal enrichment classes and events.

Risk Management Team

Works to create and monitor our risk management plan.

Sanctuary Cleaning Team

Works to keep our sanctuary clean.

Saturday Building Cleaning Team

Works to keep our building’s public spaces clean.

Servant Leadership Team

Creates and delivers training for servant leadership.

Social Justice Team

Works to engage congregants in a variety of social justice causes.

Stewardship/Planned Giving Team

Creates and monitors our annual pledge campaign for time, talent, and treasure.

Strategic Planning Team

In consultation with staff and congregants creates, updates, and monitors our 5-year strategic plan.

Transgender Team

Works to create a safe welcoming space for all those along the gender spectrum using education, social justice, and personal accountability.

Volunteer Receptionist Team

Works to provide a welcoming and helpful voice and face for all those who call or visit our offices.

Visual Arts Team
Decorates the church for liturgical, seasonal, and special events.
Website Team
Maintains our web home www.KingofPeaceMCC.com. For information, contact webmaster@kingofpeacemcc.com
Welcome Center Team
Staffs the Welcome Center in our social hall on Sundays where visitors and congregants can find information about our church.
Worship Team
Works to coordinate all the elements of our worship services.
Young Adults Team

Works to develop special activities both within and outside the church for 18-35 year olds.