CAR PARK TEAM
This team is frequently the first to interact with people at Macquarie. As a team we aim to remove stress from finding a park while providing a warm welcome to those coming to church. Parking is a key aspect of someone’s overall church experience.
This team makes sure Macquarie is a safe environment for all those coming to church. We cover our facilities and other events.
This team exist to provide a warm, engaging and seamless experience for those wanting to gain information about what’s going on within Macquarie.
This team prepares people for a positive worship experience by welcoming and assisting them to a seat, facilitating offering and maintaining a distraction-free environment.
This team connects visitors with our church by offering a hot cup of coffee and a warm welcome. Good food and drink help create a relaxed, engaging atmosphere.
This team serves behind the scenes to prepare the bread and juice for our Sunday communion services.
This team exists to ensure everyone walking through our doors receives a warm welcome and is made to feel at home, whether it’s their first time at Macquarie or they have been here for years. We want to put people at ease, setting them up for a great day in church. We also seek to help people connect to best-fitting areas of Macquarie.
AFTER SERVICE PRAYER MINISTRY
Prayer has a powerful effect. Each Sunday we have a team of people that pray for individual needs after the service.
Our desire is to give our best for God, and believe that when we do it creates a platform for our church to worship God. We cover every service at Macquarie including Youth and Kids services, and events. Audition required for musicians and vocalists.
This team provides a solid foundation within services and events through sound, video, lighting, live video, photography, stage hand, service directors, and media operations. There is an opportunity for anyone, whether experienced or new, to be involved in the production world.
KIDS CHURCH (KINDER TO YEAR 6)
This team creates an environment where children are consistently exposed to the real love of Jesus. This is a team of people who intentionally invest into the lives of our children through worship, videos, skits, small groups, greeting, games and more. Teams are needed to run our Sunday programs.
CRECHE - MINI MACS/MIGHTY MACS (1-5 YEAR OLDS)
This team creates an environment where children are exposed to the love of Jesus through storytelling, singing, games and activities intentionally investing into the lives of the next generation.
NEXGEN (YEARS 6 & 7)
NexGen is all about helping our young people discover God. This is a Sunday morning team of people who intentionally invest into the lives of this age group through teaching, discussion, games and more.
This role is a varied one and helps coordinate the different teams on a Sunday. This team is passionate about making Sundays great and oversees the Prayer Teams, Greeters and New People on a Sunday
SUNDAY NIGHT CAFÉ TEAM
This team is passionate about connection after Sunday night services. They are happy to be involved in café set up, pack up or to be a part of the hospitality team that serves food on the night.
This team wants to create a church where people are loved and cared for. They desire to practically serve one another through the making of meals, visitation or transportation.
GARDENING, REPAIRS & MAINTENANCE
This team is practical and takes pride in presenting their church with a relevant, tidy look. No leaking gutters for this team!
This team believes Life Groups are the best setting for friendship and fulfillment of our vision of connection. These people desire to create an atmosphere where people can connect. Opportunities include: facilitating a Small Group, Connect Group, Equipping Group or hosting a group in their home.
This team is passionate about seeing people come into a real and life-changing relationship with Jesus. Opportunities include: Sunday Altar Call Teams, New Christian Class helper and Follow Up/Mentor roles.
YOUTH (Year 7 – 12)
Youth is all about seeing our young people step into everything God has for them in this important season of their lives. We require teams to help set up and pack down, organise games and run the program.
MAC CREW (Kinder to Year 6) - Primary School Creative
This team enjoys working alongside the next generation to help them express their creativity. They aim to help the children find their gifting, connect with others and develop leadership and confidence.
This team enjoys bringing excellence and organisation to the Kingdom of God. This team likes all things done well and are happy to serve in the office doing anything from filing and data entry to project management and health and safety.
This team knows the value of connection around the table. They know that food creates a great atmosphere for people to feel like they belong. It includes home baking for events throughout the year, food preparation and service.
SET UP AND PACK DOWN
This team likes to contribute to different events by setting up and packing up. They enjoy the comradery of serving alongside one another.
If you are passionate and willing to share who God is to you through acting, dancing, styling, painting, designing, set and costume design, gifts, decorations or stage construction, then this thriving and innovative creative team is for you! For some teams, prior experience is recommended.
If you love to sing and use your gift to bless others with a wide variety of performances this group will welcome you with open arms. No audition required.
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT DAYS
This team is involved in serving our community at different times throughout the year. Sign up on a casual basis. There are 5 days of the year where we partner with the community to make a difference in our city – they include: Clean Up Australia Day, Lake Macquarie Running Festival, Hunter Homeless Connect, City Serve and the Seniors Christmas Concert.
SENIORS CONNECT CAFÉ
Support our local elderly and help them thrive. We believe grey hair is a crown of splendour. Build relationships with guests from our local nursing homes as they attend a morning tea once a month and enjoy singing, games and connection.
Our people volunteer at “Our Backyard” every week to provide emergency support to people sleeping in their cars, waiting to access housing options.
This team loves to connect with and serve young families in our local community. It could include set up, pack up, games, singing and craft activities. It is a thriving ministry in our church that connects church to community.
This team shares their knowledge and life experience as they partner with younger community members, helping them to develop practical life skills.
SHINE & STRENGTH
This team desires to create a safe, encouraging environment where young people can follow a program and learn about respect, value, esteem and resilience. They love to see the difference it makes in lives and are available during school terms and school hours
This team creates an atmosphere where children are consistently exposed to the love of Jesus through the mediums of storytelling, skits, singing, multimedia, games and activities. This team is passionate about reaching the next generation for Christ.
Our missions team at Macquarie goes to India (Haynes Children’s Home) and Sri Lanka (ministry with Stephen Joseph) once a year.
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