Ways to Serve
Below are some of the ministries we have at Elberton First UMC. To volunteer, fill out the form at the bottom, and we will get back to you with more information!
Home Equipment Ministry
Our home equipment ministry offers loans to individuals needing a wheelchair, walker, walking stick, crutches, or other personal assistant equipment. If you or anyone you know has such a need, please call the church office or 706-340-5104.
You may also use the above contact information to donate items no longer needed.
Your prayers, suggestions, or comments are appreciated
Welcome & Hospitality
Our hospitality team is vital to keeping Elberton First UMC a welcoming environment for everyone who enters our facility! This includes Greeters, Ushers, Acolytes, Altar Guild, and Liturgists.
Click here to learn more about each way you can serve.
Crossroads Praise Team
The praise team leads worship in the 9 am Contemporary Worship service.
Rehearsals: Wednesdays - 6 pm
Musicians & vocalists needed
If you love technology or are interested in running sound or video, this is for you! The production team runs sound and video in both services.
We host 3 Blood Drives per year in April, August, and December. There are several ways to volunteer. You can give blood or bring snacks for the other participants donating blood. Click here to schedule an appointment online.
Congregational Care Team
This team is dedicated to providing various forms of support, care, and assistance to members of the congregation. The primary purpose of this team is to ensure the well-being and spiritual and emotional support of church members during various life events and circumstances. If you are interested in becoming a member of this team, please contact the church office, and we will provide additional information.
EC Food Ministry
The EC Food Ministry distributes food each month to hundreds of people in need in the community. There are two days to serve, the third Thursday of each month (unloads the delivery truck) the third Saturday of each month (distributing boxes to people in need). The food ministry has items each month that they are collecting, a bin is always available in the church office for those items. Call the church office to find out what the item of the month is. Location: Concord UMC, 2503 Harmony Rd. Elberton, GA 30635