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2|42 needs teams to function, and we believe that everyone has a spot to fill in God’s work in the church. Select your campus to get started, or check out “Serve at 2|42” below for an in-depth look at our teams, and what they do.

Serve at 2|42

We believe that God created everyone with a passion and a specific skill set that can be used to do great things. If you know what that is and you’re interested in getting involved please let us know. If you’re still looking we’d also love the opportunity to help you find a place that works for you.


First Impressions

Cafe | Brewing coffee for the weekend services, setting up pre-service or staying post service to clean up.

Parking | Ensuring a convenient and welcoming parking experience, parking attendants serve before and after services.

Welcome Team| The Welcome Team is the first impression of (our church) 2|42 as attendees enter the building, Greeters welcome people into the building, give information about upcoming events and help new attendees get connected and find their place. Roles include: Greeters, Hosts, and Welcome Table.

Communion Preparation | Preparing the elements of communion for weekend services, setting up pre-service, refilling between services or staying post-service to clean up & prep for the next service.

Communion Serving | Passing Communion during encounter time.

Prayer | Being available to pray with and for people during service and praying for prayer requests throughout the week.

Medical | Medical professionals that are first responder certified may serve in other capacities, but are on duty in the case of an emergency.

Safety | Providing a safe, secure and distraction free environment for children and adults to take next steps. Responsibilities include monitoring communication, surveying the ministry areas, and responding to emergencies.

Connections | Working throughout the week to connect with new attenders and those individuals taking next steps at 2|42.

Ushering | Ensuring a welcoming environment as people enter the auditorium. Ushers are also responsible for collecting offering, maintaining

Next Steps Team | Our Next Steps Team is responsible for providing information and support to help people take their next step. Responsibilities include: Providing tours, answering questions, helping people get signed up for teams, classes and small groups. Must have taken the next step of baptism and have attended StepOne.


Arts

Worship Arts | Leading adults in worship during the weekend services. Drummers, Bassists, Guitarists, Singers and pianists. (Auditions will be scheduled.)

Production Team| Creating an excellent audio and visual experience for the weekend services, Sound and Tech Team volunteers execute the weekend services.

Photography | Capturing priceless moments of people taking next steps with God. The photography team assists in providing visual images of people in and around 2|42.

Writing Team | Will be writing, editing and proofreading text, assisting with marketing distribution work, researching and developing contacts / forums of communication.

 


Family Ministry

KidCo Nursery (Birth to 2) | Helping children Birth-2 take next steps with God through the use of song, stories and play.

KidCo Pre-Elementary | Helping children Birth-K take next steps with God. Teachers lead age specific groups through lessons and activities. Story Tellers are excellent communicators who share Biblical stories with children during large group time. Worship Leaders guide children through movements to fun songs.

KidCo Elementary | Helping children 1st – 4th grade take next steps with God. Small group teachers lead students in the weekly lesson and building lasting relationships. Tech members execute the weekend KidCo Services. Story Tellers are excellent communicators who give messages during large group time. Weekly volunteers provide assistance with materials and curriculum.

KidCo Registration| Assisting new and current families with the KidCo check-in process. Registration team members welcome, connect, inform, advocate and assist new and current families with their KidCo experience.

StuCo Middle School | Helping Middle School students take next steps with God. Engaging Small Group Leaders lead students in weekly lessons and build lasting relationships. Tech, Band and Worship leaders lead students through their large group experience. Weekly volunteers assist with materials and curriculum development. Security/Check in volunteers assist in providing a safe environment. Tear-down and Set-up teams elevate and provide an excellent environment for these next steps to occur.

StuCo High School| Helpng High School students take next steps with God. Engaging Small Group Leaders lead students in weekly lessons and build lasting relationships. Tech, Band and Worship leaders lead students through their large group experience. Weekly volunteers assist with materials and curriculum development. Security/Check in volunteers assist in providing a safe environment. Tear-down and Set-up teams elevate and provide an excellent environment for these next steps to occur.


 Other Opportunities

Office Help | Assist with clerical needs at the 2|42 offices during business hours

For more information and to volunteer at your campus call us at 810-231-0190

Serve Locally

The local church has the capacity to change the local community. We not only contribute financially, but show the love of God to our community through serving. We have a couple of great ways for you to get involved, using the Free Stuff Van and being a part of ServeFest.

Opportunities to Serve
Free Stuff Van

You pull up, roll up the back door and out comes the party! Here at 2|42 we have a mobile block party van to equip and assist you with throwing the best block party in the area!

Free Stuff Van: Est. 2007 from 2|42 Community Church on Vimeo.

Servefest

We’ve had many awesome years of serving the community through ServeFest by holding block parties, free pampering days for homeless youth and battered women; visiting nursing homes; free pop and donut giveaways; hospital, assisted living and frat house clean-up; delivering furniture to under-resourced people and much more!The 2|42 Contribution Team has strong community relationships and understands the local needs. The people of 2|42 understand the need to be an inwardly strong church that is outwardly focused.

During the year, the 2|42 Small Groups will also come along side our community through various service opportunities. You are welcome to join us in, “Showing God’s Love In Practical Ways With No Strings Attached.”

For more information contact Kelley Runion for Brighton service opportunities or Derek Alonzi for Ann Arbor service opportunities.

Serve Globally

Church Plants

Church Plants 2009 from 2|42 Community Church.

We are a part of a global church network called The Newthing Network which seeks to be a catalyst for reproducing churches. Since 2004, 242 has been involved in starting numerous new churches all over the country and we’re looking forward to what’s to come.

New City Christian Church | Albuquerque, NM

The Ridge Community Church | Greenfield, WI

Restore Community Church | Kansas City, MO

Missions

A Raincatchers Mission from RainCatchers.

“The Local Church Is The Hope Of The World” – Bill Hybels

For years 2|42 has gone on various mission trips. We have gone to Alaska, India, Trinidad, Montana, Guatemala, Haiti and Costa Rica. We have studied and come along side of many people groups, learning their culture, serving them and sharing God’s Word. However, we have developed strong relationships with the people of Haiti and have concentrate our global efforts in Grand Bois.

Through our partnership with RainCatchers, we have built a church/school in Grand Bois, Haiti and have installed thousands of rain filtration systems to provide clean drinking water.