Welcome to Covenant Serve Teams at CCOP!
Whether you are new to Covenant Church of Pittsburgh, (CCOP) or you have been with us for some time, there are plenty of opportunities to serve and to get involved.
Covenant Serve Teams is a volunteer-based, member-led ministry approach to serving our “in house needs” as well as serving the needs “outside the house” in each of our communities and surrounding neighborhoods.
As a diverse community of Spirit-filled believers, we are committed to five-fold ministry function has given to us by Jesus for the equipping of the saints for the work of service for the building up of the body of Christ. (See Eph.4:12)
Every member of Christ’s Body has a unique function and a significant part to play and we are dedicated to helping all members find their place of function in the body, as well as how to be effective in reaching our world for Christ!
Covenant Serve Teams seeks to assist church members on their journey into servanthood, as a follower of Christ by helping them to find and fulfill their kingdom purpose.
Every department of CCOP has a Team of dedicated members that are using their gifts and talents to serve the Lord in specific areas of ministry on a regular basis throughout the year.
Our Serve Team volunteers are the driving force of everyday church life at CCOP and beyond! Their ministry service during our Sunday morning worship times, special services, and planned events makes our coming together a special time in the Lord. We are grateful for the part they play in Growing A Family of World Changers!
Join A Serve Team In 3 Easy Steps!
Find out about Serve Team opportunities, and fill out an application interest Form to the right or in the Foyer of the Worship Center.
Go through a brief interview with our Serve Team volunteer department to discuss team placement, and “best fit” interests.
Complete Serve Team orientation, brief training and scheduling preferences.
That’s it! … You are now ready to serve!
Serve Team opportunities are available on a regular bases throughout the year. Such openings come in a wade range of possibilities in all departments as each one is designed to serve our Family of World Changers and some for reaching our communities. Applications are available in the foyer of the Worship Center, or can be filled out online. Specific dates for volunteer awareness, recruitment and recognition take place annually, based on the church calendar, specific needs, and volunteer turn over. If you have a desire to be a part of any of our Serve Teams, there is a special place for you at CCOP!
Serve Teams have a number of opportunities for volunteering. Check the descriptions below for a more detailed breakdown of each team.
Each of our Serve Team ministry platforms are overseen by qualified CCOP Staff, and are being led by experienced, well trained volunteer Servant Leaders that provide the overall administration structure and oversight to each of our Serve Team ministry departments.
Serve Teams are structured by Serve Team Area Coordinators, Serve Team Captains, and Serve Team Members. Some Teams structures look like “teams within teams” depending on department needs, size of team, scheduling preference, and services provided – where and when.
Each of our Serve Teams has a vital role in growing our Family of World Changers!
Serve Team volunteer members are like-minded Servant Leaders that have been adequately trained and properly placed in areas that matches their passions, skills, spiritual gifts, needs of the body, and ‘best fit’ interests. They exemplify a passion to serve the Lord, and they are dedicated to serving our corporate Family of World Changers.
After brief orientation and a few training sessions, they are ready to serve on a Serve Team. Team based group dynamics, tasks to be performed, time availability, and schedule preference are all apart of discussion process of become a part of a Serve Team. More details visit us online!
Learn more about each of our Serve Teams by talking with one of Serve Team volunteer leaders in the foyer after each service to learn more about how you can get involved.
Join our team of volunteers and become a part of an army of Servant Leaders that are impacting our world for Christ.
Serve Team Descriptions
- Communion Serves
- Parking Lot Attendance
- Information Desk
- First Time Guest Team
- Covenant Café
- Video Production
- Audio & Recordings
- Social Media
- Content Editing
- Worship Team (Musicians)
- Worship Team (Vocalists)
- Dance Team
- Drama Team
- Sound, & IT
- Funeral preparation with kitchen needs and meal serving
- All-church events
- Annual Church Picnic
- Pastors & Elders Breakfasts
- Special social events
- Department specific, food catering needs
- Missions Support
- Outreach Teams
- Monthly Wilksburg Street Outreach
- Weekly House of Bread Food & Clothing Outreach
- Never Alone Ministry to shut-ins & nursing homes
- Children’s Department
- Marriage Mentors
- Young Adults
- Men’s Ministries
- Altar Ministers
- New Members Team
- CCOP Bethel SOZO
- Baptism Team
- Prayer & Intersession