Occasional and As-Needed Opportunities

Listed below are on-going, and as-needed service opportunities.
Please contact the person listed for further details.

(By phone, dial 301-320-3600.)

Adult Education

Contact: Kathy Lofberg, x 265

  • Book table volunteer: Volunteer for special events, as needed
  • Special event set-up volunteer : Volunteer  for special events, as needed
  • Photocopying, as needed

Children’s Ministry

Contact: Carol Van Duzer, x 218

  • Children’s special events volunteer:  Help set-up/clean-up events such as the Christmas craft workshop, Christmas program, VBS, and others as needed

College Ministry

Contact: Tommy Myrick, x 204

Communications & Media Center

Contact: Corey Gray, x 212

  • Children’s Summer Reading Club Helper: Run the tables and check children’s book lists.   
  • Special Features Writer: Write occasional articles for Fourth Press newsletter
  • AV & Sound Tech: Wednesdays and Sundays   Contact: Kathy Lofberg
  • Photographer: Capture highlights of Fourth’s busy life. Photos to be used in publications and on the web.  Contact: Corey Gray or Sandy Long

Congregational Care

Contact: Rev. Ron Meyer, 235

  • Teach English at ESOL: Wednesday evening classes   Contact:  Bill Bronson
  • Faith in Action: downtown ministry partnership.  Contact: Pamela Roylance
    • Bring in non-perishable goods and clothing monthly for donation in the upper parking lot
    • Assist with collection/distribution of goods in the upper parking lot monthly

Family Ministries

Contact: Rev. Rob Yancey, 282

  • Spiritual Foundation of Marriage (SFOM) Mentor Couple: Mentor young couples- training required. SFOM leadership team makes the final determination for any couples who wish to mentor.

Local Missions

Contact: Melody Istrati, x 286

  • Star of Bethlehem – along with Star of Bethlehem members, serve hot meals biweekly to needy individuals at the church, in NW DC- 2nd and 4th Tuesdays
  • Central Union Mission – volunteer at the downtown ministry to the homeless
  • Samaritan’s Inn – organize and participate in making dinner and enjoying fellowship on weekends with residents in intensive recovery in downtown DC
  • Rockville Pregnancy Center – volunteer as needed
  • Birth Mothers – walk alongside a woman and her partner going through a crisis pregnancy- providing care, support and non-judgmental assistance

Missions & Outreach

Contact: Melody Istrati, x 286

  • Volunteer to participate in missions trip
  • Medical missions trip
  • Missions Conference Week
    • Host visiting missionaries in your home
    • Serve as a missions banquet server

Parking Committee

Contact:  Kevin Jackson or Lee Peters, x 467

We need individuals on Sundays to walk the parking lots and surrounding streets in the neighborhood to ensure congregants are properly parked during the services.

Women of Fourth

Contact: Jean Bronson, x 275

  • Child-care for special events
  • Craft ministry volunteer: Make items to meet various needs of members
  • Events planning team member: One-time event help

Young Career Fellowship (YCF)

Contact: Tommy Myrick, x 204

  • Events volunteer: Help plan/organize and run events/socials throughout the year. About 2 events per month
  • Welcome/assimilation team Member:  Welcome new people on Sundays, contact visitors and help them get plugged in. On Sunday mornings and at bible studies when available
  • Service Coordinator: Help plan/lead/encourage participation in various service opportunities. Schedule varies
  • Music team: Help lead Sunday morning worship- guitar, singing or other instrument. Sunday morning class and prep time
  • YCF teacher: Teach on Sunday mornings. Occasionally. (must be confirmed by Dave)
  • Mentor Couple: Come Sunday mornings and invest in our young adults lives. (must be confirmed by Dave)


Contact: Nate Robbins, x 214
or Rob Yancey, x 282

High School

  • Accompany retreats as a chaperone/discipler
  • Summer staff host: Provide housing for one or more college aged staff for 10 weeks

Middle School

  • Volunteer staff for retreats and trips

Don’t see anything that interests you?  

Please send us an email and tell us what you’d be interested in.  We’d love to hear from you.