New Hope Arts: Volunteer

We have opportunities for musicians, technicians, painters, photographers, videographers, and more.


Interested in volunteering? Fill out this application.

Musicians

We’re in need of experienced musicians who have a heart for leading others in worship. Our most pressing need is for piano/keys, bass, drums, and lead guitar. Experience playing worship music is preferred, but not required. Musicians need to be able to follow a chord chart. For vocalists, an ability to harmonize on the fly is ideal.

Time Commitment: Sunday services and Wednesday rehearsals, 1-2 times per month

Sound Engineer

This person helps produce the sound for Sunday services. This involves set up and tear down of equipment, and eventually mixing on the sound board (after training). Experience is not required, but preferred. A strong interest in audio production is important.

Time Commitment: Sunday services and Wednesday rehearsals, 1-2 times per month

Producer

This person will direct the flow of service elements, coordinate with speakers, and the worship team. They will also set-up/tear down stage elements, set-up/tear down green room refreshments, and help with any other coordination required to make Sundays go smoothly.

Typical Time Commitment: Sunday services 1-2 times per month

Screen/Slide Operator

The screen/slide operator is responsible for displaying lyrics, prayers, and readings on the screens during the worship service. In addition, this person displays the slides during announcements and sermons, as well as starting and stopping any videos shown on the screen. No experience necessary, volunteers will be trained to operate ProPresenter. A familiarity with computers is preferred.

Time Commitment: Sunday services 1-2 times per month

Video Production

This person is in charge of operating video equipment that displays the live service to the lobby. The video equipment also records the sermon for posting online. This person operates the video camera, recording software, and video switcher. In addition, this person helps to upload the sermon video to the web. No experience is necessary, we will train you.

Time Commitment: Sunday services 1-2 times per month

Lighting Operator

This person is in charge of operating the light board during the worship service. In each service there are about ten different lighting cues that the lighting operator changes. There is no experience required. The light board is easy to learn and fun to operate.

Time Commitment: Sunday services 1-2 times per month

Photographers

We’re looking for experienced photographers who might be willing to take photographs of New Hope events. In addition, we’re looking for photographers to photograph worship services as a further expression of worship.

Video

We’re seeking videographers who can help create video testimony as well as other video projects used for services and on the New Hope website. In addition, we need videographers who are willing to video various New Hope events.

Visual Artists

We need visual artists with an interest in helping with the various visual art initiatives at New Hope, including: classes, stage design, creating art during worship, and more. New ideas and projects are always emerging, patience and flexibility is important.