Opportunities

* Spiritual Abilities are gifts that, combined with the Spirit of God in us, make something special of God come out of us to our world. If you know your spiritual abilities, you may wish to use this sort option. To discover your Spiritual Abilities, consider taking our Play Study and see how God's Spirit works to be the hands and feet of Jesus through us.

Volunteer Position: Cancer Hope Card Team
Area of Interest: Cancer Hope
Spiritual Abilities: Strategizer, Mercy-Giver, Recruiter, Helper, Encourager
Description:

Our mission is to personally support people who have cancer by sending cards of hope and encouragement.

You'll commit to sending a 3-4 cards a week (12 a month). From a weekly list provided, select recipients and email the Team Leader a list of names in which you sent cards. Choose from the supply of boxed cards provided by Cancer Hope, purchase cards, or even make your own!

Time Commitment: Flexible.
Special Skills:

No special skills required.

Contact: cancerhope@southbrook.org

Volunteer Position: Cancer Hope Creations for Christ
Area of Interest: Cancer Hope
Spiritual Abilities: Helper, Welcomer, Encourager
Description:

Our mission is to personally support people who have cancer by providing gifts of love, hope, and encouragement.

You'll create handmade items for Cancer Hope survivors. There is no timeline; simply create at your own pace and turn in to the Team Leader once completed. Although optional with no obligation to attend, we meet monthly at SouthBrook to fellowship and create together. A supply of yarn, crochet hooks and knitting needles are available at the church.

The team meets from 2:30-5 p.m. on these dates: Oct. 24, Jan. 23, Feb. 27, Mar. 26, Apr. 23, May 28, June 25, July 23, Aug. 27, Sept. 24, and Oct. 22.

Time Commitment: Flexible.
Special Skills:

Open to anyone who knits, sews or crochets or who is interested in learning!

Contact: cancerhope@southbrook.org

Volunteer Position: Cancer Hope Handcrafted Cards of Hope
Area of Interest: Cancer Hope
Spiritual Abilities: Strategizer, Mercy-Giver, Recruiter, Helper, Encourager
Description:

Our mission is to personally support people who have cancer by creating handcrafted cards of hope and encouragement.

Volunteers meet monthly to create handcrafted cards that will be sent to our cancer survivors. Join us from 3-5 p.m. on the dates below as we fellowship and create together for specific holidays or occasions.

Nov. 14
(Christmas)
Jan. 9 (Valentines Day)
Feb. 13 (Easter)
Mar. 12 (Mother's Day, Father's Day, Spring)
Apr. 9 (To Be Determined)
June 11 (Summer)
Sept. 10 (Fall, Breast Cancer Awareness)
Nov. 12 (Christmas)

Time Commitment: Flexible.
Special Skills:

No special skills required.

Contact: cancerhope@southbrook.org

Volunteer Position: Cancer Hope Prayer Partner
Area of Interest: Cancer Hope
Spiritual Abilities: Strategizer, Mercy-Giver, Encourager, Intercessor, Healer
Description:

Our mission is to personally support people who have cancer through intercessory prayer.

As a Prayer Partner, you are assigned a survivor to support with daily prayer and weekly or bi-weekly cards. This one on one relationship allows you to pray in-depth for your partner’s needs. Periodically, you will be provided with prayer requests and updates from all Cancer Hope survivors, in which you can add to your prayers.

Time Commitment: Flexible.
Special Skills:

A heart to pray. No special skills required.

Contact: cancerhope@southbrook.org

Volunteer Position: Cancer Hope Special Events
Area of Interest: Cancer Hope
Spiritual Abilities: Strategizer, Organizer, Helper, Welcomer
Description:

Our mission is to personally support people who have cancer through organized events and fundraisers throughout the year.

On the Special Events Team, you will help with the annual Cancer Crush 5K in June and A Cancer Hope Christmas in December, as well as smaller events and other special projects. If you have the gift of organization, or planning, or can simply lend a helping hand, this is for you!

Time Commitment: Flexible.
Special Skills:

A desire to have fun and help with the event.

Contact: cancerhope@southbrook.org

Volunteer Position: Cancer Hope Texting Team
Area of Interest: Cancer Hope
Spiritual Abilities: Strategizer, Mercy-Giver, Encourager, Intercessor
Description:

Our mission is to personally support people who have cancer through text messages of hope and encouragement.

On the Texting Team, you are asked to send a minimum of 12 text messages a week to the Cancer Hope survivors who have specifically requested support in this way. You may also be a Prayer Partner, where you will pray daily and send weekly or bi-weekly cards to a particular survivor.

Time Commitment: Flexible.
Special Skills:

No special skills required, but you must have text messaging capability.

Contact: cancerhope@southbrook.org