The best way to feel a part of Emmanuel is to get involved in serving others.   Our aim is to be a church where the gifts of every single member are recognised and used.  All our activities rely on volunteers to run – there are many different ways to join in, whatever your age!

Vacancies – paid posts

We don’t have any vacancies currently

Vacancies – key volunteers needed now

Where can you serve? look through the information below for ideas about how you can join in:

reading the bible during our services
contact: Trevor or Ben

helping with small DIY jobs or bigger maintenance projects to help care for our buildings.  we would like to put together a group to meet monthly for a morning of jobs followed by a pub lunch together.

contact: Eric Thompson or Church office

making a difference in the lives of the children attending The Rock, Messy Church or FNP – some people help weekly, some less frequently, all are appreciated!

contact: Becky Frost

communicating and publicising our events, activities and news – whilst Lucinda is on maternity leave it would be great to have help ensuring that we tell people what is going on!

contact: Caz Heath (

looking after babies and small children during services, mum’s homegroups or women’s language classes

contact: Church office

helping us to be good stewards of the resources we have been given – counting & banking money, book keeping, financial reporting etc

contact: Paul Gulliford (

providing and arranging flowers for our services and special events

contact: Church office / Eileen Parsons

helping to keep our grounds clear and beautiful throughout the year

contact: Church office / Annette Roberts

hosting or leading one of our homegroups – some meet weekly, others fortnightly
contact: Ben

leading our collective prayer times during our services

contact: Trevor or Ben

cooking and delivering a meal: for those in need – family crisis, new baby etc;  or for one of our meal-based groups (floating shelter, Alpha etc)

contact: ?

using your musical gifts to contribute to the sung worship during our services
contact: Stuart Burke

providing refreshments at the weekly Rock Cafe between the morning services
contact: Rachel McKemey

joining the team who lead assemblies in a number of local primary schools, telling children (& staff) about Jesus through stories and drama
contact: Becky Frost

providing sound and visuals during our services
contact: Stuart Burke

providing lighting and sets both for special services and events AND for the day-to-day life of the church
contact: Stuart Burke

providing transport to services and events for those unable to drive/walk – please contact us if you need a lift or are able to provide one!
contact: church office / Eileen Parsons

welcoming people to our services – particularly noticing and chatting with new people
contact: Steph King

making a difference in the lives of our young people at The Hub, FNP or Sunday Teatime
contact: Mike Rutt