Volunteer/Mission  

Actively Fit

Exercise for Seniors – emphasis on agility, grace, strength, and balance. I fell, and I can’t get up! These words are not amusing to us

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Adopt-A-Highway

Our Adopt a Highway program cleans up the two-mile stretch of Broadway between Highway 231 and 101st Street two times a year. Everyone 12 years

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Adult Sunday School

In charge of regular adult classes.  We currently offer two adult Sunday School classes.  The Explorers Class is led by Sharon Springsteen and does various

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Altar Guild

Group Description Altar Guild’s task is to care for the altar and its furnishings, playing a part in the worship setting. We prepare for each

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Assignment Teach Me

Group Description Assignment Teach Me involves volunteers who are partnering with schools in the Crown Point Community. People donate their time (one or more hours per week)

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Blessed Bells

Group Description Musical ability helpful but not required.  Play at church services as well as outside events.  Group is open to members, as well as

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Board of Trustees

Group Description The Board of Trustees is responsible for the care and maintenance of church buildings and property Member Information Board members are nominated and elected

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Buddy Bags

Buddy Bag General Information             As many of you know, we are providing weekend supplemental nutrition for the “free lunch” students at MacArthur and Timothy

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Church & Society

Group Description The purpose of this group is to focus on local missions in Northwest Indiana.  Member Information Open to all. Would love to have

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Confirmation Mentor

Confirmation Description Confirmation is  a process for our youth, from the 8th grade through High School, to become full members of our church. This is a 5 month process

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Crafty Grannies

Group Description We are a group of women (though we would be happy to include men) who are mostly over age 50, retired, who like

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Education Commission

Group Description The Education Commission meets monthly to discuss changes in Christian Education programs and upcoming events or projects. Member Information This group is open

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Emmaus

Emmaus Group Description A community of Christians who have completed The Walk to Emmaus spiritual retreat weekend.  The weekend is focused on renewing and empowering

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Finance Committe

Group Description The job of the finance committee is to identify, perfect, and manage the finance system for the congregation.  The finance system is the

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Friendship Sunday School

Group Description A Sunday School class designed to nurture spiritual growth with adults who have intellectual disabilities. A confirmation class for adults with intellectual disabilities

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Greeters

Group Description Our Sunday morning greeters perform the simple, yet vital task of welcoming our congregation and visitors to church each Sunday. All that is

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Liturgist

Group Description Our liturgists for our traditional services play an important role in leading our worship experiences. Liturgists read scripture, help with communion the first

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Missions Committee

Group Description The Missions Committee exists to distribute mission designated donations to worthwhile and deserving programs.  The committee members learn about various programs and their

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New Beginnings

Group Description: Monthly luncheon with entertaining program.  Participants bring a dish to share, their own place setting, and pay $1.00 for chicken and drinks which

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New Member Class

Our Membership Classes take place on Sunday afternoons throughout the year.  Anyone interested in finding out more about the church and/or interested in becoming a

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Parish Nurses

Group Description Every 2nd Sunday we offer blood pressure and blood sugar screenings.  We also organize a blood drive once a year. Member Information Open to

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Rebuilding Together

Rebuilding Together strengthens the lives of people in our most vulnerable communities by providing low-income homeowners with critical home repairs, accessibility modifications and energy-efficient upgrades. Rebuilding

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Roatan Mission

In March of 2013, the First United Methodist Church at Crown Point pledged to raise $100,000 over four years. We exceeded our goal, laid a

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Scholarship Committee

Group Description The Alice Jenkins Memorial Scholarship was started in 2006 with an endowment gift of $50,000 from estate of Alice Jenkins, a former school

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Staff Parish Relations

Staff Parish Relations Group Description The Staff Parish Relations Committee (SPRC) along with the Senior Pastor is responsible for coordinating the personnel issues of the staff

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United Methodist Women

Group Description First United Methodist Church of Crown Point’s United Methodist Women (UMW) have five Circles: Peace & Joy Circle, Glory Circle, Love Circle, Susannah Wesley Circle,

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Usher Ministry

Group Description Coordinate ushering services for the Sunday Worship Services, special services and holiday services.  Our goal is for each volunteer to serve on Sundays

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Visual Ministry

Group Description The visual team runs the slides and lighting during the 8:00, 9:30 and 11:00 services every Sunday. The team member who runs visuals for the 8:00

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Wesley Choir

Group Description 8th grade and older welcome to join!  Musical ear and desire to sing a variety of music is a must.  We rehearse weekly and

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Wise Guys

A social discussion group that meets to drink coffee, eat donuts (if someone brings them!), and ‘solve world problems.’ Member Information Open to men of

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Worship Committee

Group Description Oversees, guides, and coordinates most aspects of worship services and programming including sermon series themes, altar guild, ushers, music, order of worship, special

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Worship Committee Communion

Group Description This is a subgroup of Worship Committee.  Typically, a pastor and three other people are needed for each communion worship service. Member Information Anybody

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Young Adults

♦College     ♦Singles     ♦Young MarriedsThere is a place for you here.  We gather weekly for a meal, community, discipleship, and serving.  Check us out – we’d

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