Take your first step at
The Orchard by choosing
the congregation near you.


Volunteer Opportunities

God grants each one of us gifts that equip us to reflect the love of Jesus through serving others. Serving and volunteering has so many wonderful benefits:

  • Empathy
  • Connection
  • Sharing the love of Jesus

Volunteer with us today! There's a place for you. 


Hospitality Team

To volunteer, contact Krista Anderson, 352.430.6071. We need volunteers to experience the joy of warmly welcoming people to our church as a café, greeter, usher or parking attendant volunteers.

Orchard Kids

To volunteer, contact Kristen Paraskevas, 847.867.8221. We need volunteers to serve as a teacher or assistant in our Pre-K to 5th grade Sunday class. If interested, complete this form

Media Team

To volunteer, contact Pastor Andre, 312.471.1166. We need volunteers to help set-up and tear-down equipment for Sunday morning. Audio engineers and lyric operators also needed, Sundays from 7:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Worship Team

To volunteer, contact Pastor Andre, 312.471.1166. We need volunteers for contemporary band vocalists and instrumentalists (bass, drums, guitar, keys).

It is our aim to pray, give and serve in evangelism, church-planting and leadership development in our partnership areas. These areas include Hungary and the Balkans, and Southeast Asia.

In addition to our partnership areas, we support over 70 individual missionaries serving around the globe! If you’d like to know more, contact Brad Mullet, Director of Global Ministries. 

Trip Forms


Sign up to receive weekly email updates about our 70 full-time missionaries and short term teams! 


Want to give to a team? Give online.


Contact Brad Mullet, Director of Global Ministries, 224.764.4045 to serve on a short term team in the Balkans or Southeast Asia or for more information about other global ministry opportunities. 

Breakthrough Urban Ministries
3219 W. Carroll Ave. Chicago, IL 60624
Monday through Friday 7 a.m. – 10 a.m.//Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 

In Chicago’s East Garfield Park, there are significant negative influences to overcome. Breakthrough fosters the development of the community by building healthy relationship networks, growing the skills of the men, women and children, and promoting the transfer of wisdom to our younger generation.

We are honored and blessed to live and work alongside the people of East Garfield Park. We invite you to join us in the process of learning together.

Contact Cameron Warfield at 310.703.4386 for more info. 
1458 S. Canal St. Chicago, IL 60607

As the country’s oldest continuously operating Gospel rescue mission, Pacific Garden Mission works to save and restore the lives of homeless and hurting men, women and children. They help bring new life to Chicago’s homeless and hurting through feeding, helping and embracing men, women and children with the compassion of Jesus Christ. 
Job loss. Addiction. Family tragedy. There are as many roads to homelessness as there are homeless people in Chicago. Together we can help. Contact Gaetano Paolino at 734.652.7940 for more info.