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Fall Leadership


Not sure where you want to volunteer or what you want to do? This is a great place to start.

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Antioch Community Church


Kevin Naylor and team are launching their services at UAB! They’re looking for childcare workers from 3:45-5:30 p.m. each Sunday in Studio 1 of the UAB Campus Rec Center as they focus efforts on visitors

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Coffee Team


Serve by preparing coffee and interacting to make everyone feel welcome on Sunday mornings

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Hand in Hand Volunteers


Our Special Needs Ministry (Hand in Hand) is looking for volunteers, 7th grade or older, to serve at both SS hours for Worship Care and Wednesday nights.

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First Impressions Team (FIT)


Extend hospitality by serving on our First Impressions Team once a month.

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Student Building Volunteers

One Day per Month, 3 hours

Volunteers needed to greet, answer phones, and provide light administrative assistance at the Student Building.

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Worship Care Volunteers

One Sunday each month

Help provide care for Preschoolers during Sunday Worship Services. Activities and resources are provided for volunteers.

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Basketball Players


Build relationships and play basketball at the same time! Open gym at the Community Life Center provides a competitive but welcoming environment that connects our church to the community with the goal of sharing our faith.

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