Provide a Meal for Families in Transition at Families First
Community Church provides dinner for Family Fun Night on the first Monday of every month. The menu always includes a main dish, vegetable or salad, bread or rolls, fruit and milk.
Provide or Serve a Meal at the Dover Friendly Kitchen
When a month has a fifth Thursday, our congregation provides a supper for Dover Friendly Kitchen. The menu always includes a main course, vegetable dishes or salads and assorted desserts.
Help Drive Seniors to Doctor’s Appointments
Volunteer with Ready Rides, an organization assisting the elderly and handicapped get to medical and dental appointments when they cannot drive themselves. To learn more, call Ready Rides at 603-244-8719.
Usher or Read at Services, or Host Fellowship Hour
Are you interested in more actively becoming part of our Sunday morning worship service and time of fellowship? Please sign up in Fellowship Hall or call the church office to find out more.
Help Out at a Concert
Love music? Looking to volunteer without making an on-going commitment? Consider helping out at one of the concerts our choir, musicians, and friends offer. To find out what’s coming up, contact the church office by phone at 603-868-1230 or .
Spend Some Sunday Mornings with Some of the World’s Greatest Kids
We love our kids. Being with them is one of the great joys of being a part of this church community. If you like to teach, consider teaching church school on a Sunday morning. If you like caring for infants and toddlers, helping out in the nursery (“Kinderkirk) during church may be your thing. And if what you really love is the energy and excitement of teens, working with our Pathfinders or high school group may be just the place for you. For more information please contact our Education & Faith Formation Director Kristin Forselius at .
Work a Shift at Our Echo Community Thrift Shop
Echo is our own, very cool thrift shop. Located on-site and run entirely by volunteers Echo offers great quality, affordable clothing, accessories, small household items, vintage, and books. We are open Monday – Friday from 10:00am – 5:00pm and Saturdays from 10:00am-2:00pm. Proceeds from the thrift shop support both our work here at Community Church and the work of nonprofits throughout the region. So if you just want to shop or you’d like to volunteer for a shift, stop by or contact the church office by phone at 603-868-1230 or .
Protect the Environment
We have a long history of involvement in efforts to protect and nurture the world that God has created. In addition to programs like the recent “Eco Resource Fair,” we are in the process of developing a “Green Covenant” that reflects our on-going commitment to caring for God’s good earth. For more information or to add your talents and passion to this work, contact our Earth Steward, Maggie Morrison via email.
Help Spruce up the Church
Twice a year we get together to clean up the church grounds. Looking for a one-day project where you can do some good hands-on work and get to know a few other people? This might be just the project for you!
Fall Clean-up November
Spring Clean-up May
Take Cookies or Deliver Flowers to People Who are Homebound
When you are stuck in your house, the simple gift of a box of Christmas cookies or flowers from your church community can go a long way to brighten your day. If you’d like to help out by taking cookies or flowers to members of our church community when they are homebound, please contact the church office by phone at 603-868-1230 or .
Work a Shift at the Annual Yard Sale
We participate in in this town-wide annual event on the second Saturday of September.
Annual Christmas Fair
The Christmas Fair is a much-loved tradition. Each year we host a bazaar that includes handcrafted items, wreaths, jewelry, and food. It’s a great way to kick off your Christmas shopping and support the work of the church all at the same time. Volunteers and shoppers welcome!
When: First Saturday of December.
Visit Someone Who is Going through a Difficult Time
We are expanding our ministry of visiting the homebound, welcoming new church members, providing help in the form of chores and transportation, offering gifts of music and hospitality, and listening to those who need kind support. We warmly welcome new CARE team members!
Join a Board or Committee
A great way to get to know other people is by working together on a regular basis on a Board or Committee. For a list of some of our on-going Boards and Committees, check out the “About Us” page. For more information or to get involved with a particular committee, contact the church office by phone at 603-868-1230 or .
Join others in “speaking truth to power,” using our faith to thoughtfully engage political leaders on important justice issues of our time.