CHRISTMAS AT LAKES CHURCH

Live Sent Class

About

We are excited you are interested in being more involved in Lakes Church! The purpose of this class is to help you find your place to serve in the life of our church. Ephesians 2:10 states, For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.” At Lakes Church, we desire to be a proactive movement of people who is missional on purpose. This means as church members, we each have an important in the function and ministry of our church. 

According to the Great Commission (Matthew 28:19-20) we are to go into all the world to reach people with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. We refer to our obedience to this commission as Living Sent. We are sent into the world to make disciple who make disciples. Living Sent carries with it the idea of being intentional in our efforts. We are not just gathering to gather, but are gathering to go, because by going we are seeking to accomplish the commission the Lord has given us as His followers. We are a sending church, and as a body of believers we are constantly seeking to reach our world with the Gospel. 

As a community of believers, we each have a role in advancing the Kingdom of God. God has called each of is to serve Him through the life of the church. As you learn about the various opportunities to Live Sent at Lakes Church it is our sincere desire that God uses you to help Lakes Church reach the world in which we live. 

Requirements for Serving:

There are four levels to serving in the life of Lakes Church.  The different levels entail different amounts of responsibility, giftedness, and qualifications. As you examine the service opportunities, you’ll notice they are listed by ministry area and according to expectation levels.   

Level 1

  • Not required to be a church member. 
  • Not required to pass a background check but will be supervised when serving. 
  • These areas of service may have minimal interaction with people but are necessary to the function of the church. 
  • Example: stocking food pantry shelves in the Neighborhood Market 

Level 2

  • Required to be a church member. 
  • Required to have a background check. 
  • Recommended to have sexual abuse awareness training. 
  • Giftedness and/or specific abilities not required to serve. 
  • Example(s): First Impressions Team or Coffee Shop volunteer. 

Level 3

  • Required to be a church member. 
  • Required to have a background check. 
  • Required to complete sexual abuse awareness training. 
  • Certain giftedness and/or specific abilities are preferred or required to serve. 
  • Example(s): Tech Ministry, Preschool Ministry or Connect Group teacher. 

Level 4

  • Required to be a church member. 
  • Required to have a background check. 
  • Recommended to have sexual abuse awareness training. 
  • Certain giftedness and/or specific abilities are required to serve. 
  • Selected by way of church vote. 
  • Example(s): Deacon or Finance Committee member 

Upcoming Live Sent Classes

January 15th
March 12th
May 21st

Volunteer Opportunities:

Click on your campus below to view volunteer opportunities for your specific campus:

DOWNTOWN CAMPUS OPPORTUNTIES

SOUTH CAMPUS OPPORTUNTIES