Where Can I Serve?

Jesus told us, his disciples, to make disciples of all nations. One of the most important values of this church is our mission to the world. It begins in our own community, and spreads overseas to every nation. Church members are involved in a variety of ministries. 


Children’s Ministries

Our children are a very important part of us here at Dalton FUMC. Our mission is to share God’s love with them and teach them all about Jesus through Bible stories, crafts, music & even snacks! If you are interested in volunteering in one of the following areas, please contact Ken Elben, Director of Children’s Ministries at 706-278-8494, ext. 102 or dfumckids@optilink.us

  • Nursery Coordinator
  • Nursery Caregivers
  • Preschool & Elementary Sunday School Teachers & Subs
  • River Guides
  • Special Events Coordinator
  • “Created By God” Group Leaders
  • Wonderful Wednesday Leaders & Playtime Supervisors
  • VBS Chair/Co-Chair
  • VBS Teachers, Recreation & Games Leaders, Music Leader, Crew Leaders
  • Annual Weekday Children’s Ministries’ Ladybug Brunch (many different areas)
  • Annual Weekday Children’s Ministries’ Book Fair Volunteers


Youth Ministries

We have a lot of exciting things going on in our Youth Ministries at Dalton FUMC.  Whether you are 21 or 91 years old there is a place in this ministry for you!If you are interested in knowing more about the Youth Ministry or volunteering in one of the following areas, please contact Jason Jordan, Director of Youth Ministries at 706-278-8494, ext. 133 or dfumcyouth@optilink.us
  • Middle School or High School Sunday School Teachers & Subs
  • Confirmation Class Coordinator
  • Confirmation Class Mentors
  • Middle School Small Group Leaders 
  • High School Small Group Leaders
  • Youth Supper Coordinator/Volunteer
  • Chaperones/Drivers for Youth Events/Outings
  • Events Coordinator/Decorating Volunteers
  • Set-up/Take-down Volunteers
  • Middle School Dance Chaperones
  • Sunday Morning Donut Volunteers

Adult Ministries

We have many ministries and opportunities available for our adults at Dalton FUMC. These opportunities range from one time a week to a few times a year.  Taking part in one or more of these ministries allows you to meet new people and develop new relationships. You not only will bless others by your service but you will be blessed as well! If you are interested in knowing more about one or more of these ministries or you would like to volunteer, please contact the church office at 706-278-8494.
  • Adult Sunday School Teachers/Subs
  • Bible Study Leaders
  • Sunday School Curriculum Secretary
  • Monthly Senior Gathering/Lunch Coordinator (TLC Group)
  • Altar Guild Coordinator/Volunteers
  • Weekly or Monthly Communion Coordinator/Volunteers
  • Acolyte Coordinator
  • Usher Coordinator/Volunteers
  • Greeter (host) Coordinator/Volunteers
  • Laity Worship Leaders
  • Adult Handbells
  • Sunday Morning Chancel Choir
  • Modern Worship Praise Team 
  • Sound/Media 
  • Hospital/Homebound/Nursing Home Visitation 
  • Letter Writing Ministry 
  • Bereavement Volunteers
  • Medical Appointment Transportation (for elderly) 
  • United Methodist Women/Men Coordinators
  •  Bountiful Blanket Ministry
  • Meals-on-Wheels 
  • Gym Desk Helpers
  • Fitness
  • Shuffleboard
  • Camp Joy (Summer) Counselors
  • Church Van Drivers

Prayer Warriors

Prayer cannot be overestimated. Prayer moves the hand of God. Our Church is a body of believers dependent upon prayer, and committed to God’s sovereignty.  Prayer Warriors are always welcomed and needed!!