Heart of the Rockies Christian Church in Fort Collins, CO

Worship Service Opportunities

Heart of the Rockies members and friends, old-timers and newcomers, adults and high school youth,  play an important part in preparing for and delivering a worshipful experience on Sunday mornings. Please prayerfully consider using your spiritual gifts by helping out with at one of our Sunday morning opportunities.  If you would like to volunteer for a position listed below, please contact Richard Austin (222-6103; richard_austin@mac.com).

 Job Descriptions: 

Coffee and Donuts – Prior to the first service, pick up goodies, prepare coffee, pour juice, and provide to those attending worship.  Replenish after the first service and clean up prior to second service.

Communion preparation – Prior to the first service, pick up bread and prepare communion trays for the first service.  After first service, clean communion ware and prepare communion for second service.  Also, prepare communion trays the third Sunday of each month for our nursing home worship service.  Communion preparers serve on a monthly basis.

At each service –

Greeter – Greet each person coming to worship with a smile and handshake! Lead guests to the Welcomer.

Welcomer – Welcome guests (first time worshippers) by providing an information packet and a small gift.

Usher – Hand out bulletins, pass out attendance pads, count attendees, help with communion and offering.

Sound Technician – Operate the sound board.

Projection Technician – Operate our projection system.

Children’s Church Leader – Present a short lesson to our pre-school through third-graders during sermon time.


Additional roles at first service only –

Communion/Offering Server– Serve communion to the congregation by passing trays and collect offering by passing baskets.

Communion Pray-er– Serve communion and offering and, in addition, deliver a Communion Prayer.

Worship Leader– Lead the Call to Worship and responsive readings, and deliver the Offering Invitation.


Additional roles at second service only –

Communion Servers – Deliver the Communion Invitation and Words of Institution OR deliver the Communion Prayer and Offering Invitation. Serve communion to the congregation by intinction and clean-up communion ware after the service.

Communion Assistant–Assist in serving communion to the congregation by holding the a communion tray and/or cup(s).  You do not need to speak at the table.


Counter – After the second service, serve with another person to count and record offering and prepare for deposit.