Volunteer Opportunities - INTERNATIONAL MINISTRY

Looking for an opportunity to use your gifts and talents to serve in ministry? Check out the biggest needs listed below for International ministry. We offer over 20 different classes 5 days a week to reach out to our International friends in the area. Classes listed below don't fit your schedule or gift set? No problem, contact Jan Roth (jan.roth@st-matthew.org) to find the best fit for you!

  • Monday mornings 10:00-11:30 OR afternoons 1:00-2:30 Moms and Tots class. Join Jan Roth the class leader to enjoy time with International moms and their 2 1/2- 4 year olds. Help Jan socialize with the moms and kids. Enjoy free time with toys and crafts, snack time and a 20 minute circle with fun songs. We also enjoy a number of field trips during the year. Grandmas are welcome in this class too.
  • Tuesday mornings 10:00-11:30 Conversation class. Join a table group with another seasoned volunteer. Enjoyed conversations about holidays, traditions, and American life with a group of 11 international ladies. Lesson plans are prepared for you and provided in advance of class to read over. This is a great way to meet new friends and share Jesus in your everyday life.
  • Wednesday afternoons 1:00-2:30 OR Friday mornings 10:00-11:30 Survival English class. Join a table group with another seasoned volunteer. Enjoyed conversations with Internationals and help then adjust to American life. Talk about topics like doctors, shopping, travel, traffic laws, American holidays and more. Lesson plans are prepared for you and provided in advance of class to read over. This is a great way to meet new friends and share Jesus in your everyday life.
  • Thursday mornings 10:00-11:30 Discussion class. Join other seasoned volunteers to meet with groups of international ladies. Lessons plans are provided by the class leader. In this class you will read, discuss, and share opinions on a different topic each week. You get to meet new friends and share Jesus in your everyday life.
  • Friday mornings 10:15-11:00am in urgent need of a toddler and me class leader. Toddler and Me class is a time for International moms and their toddlers to learn and play with other children. Class leader set up a room with toys and enjoys time socializing with International. Moms help clean up all the toys so the class leader can lead them in a 15 minute circle time of songs, books and bubbles.

Classes begin the week of September 16th. You can arrange a visit to check out one or more classes and find the best fit for you. Unfortunately, we are increasing the wait lists for some classes due to not enough volunteers to serve at this time.

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