Serving is a great way to get connected with others and it an important aspect to your spiritual growth.  

So, when you’re ready, there’s always an outlet for your talents - from playing the guitar to using a hammer, running a video camera to stuffing envelopes - your effort will help make a difference in the lives of others!


To help you get started, we want to learn a little more about you.  Please take a few minutes and complete this Team Member Form

Once complete, we'll follow up with you to help you better understand all of the options available and get you connected with that ministry's leader. 

If you have questions, contact Pastor Tom Caldwell at or 419.838.7600 x131.

Serve Opportunities

3rd Thursday | July 20 | New Location!

3rd Thursday is a ministry of Mainstreet that goes to Uptown Green Park (1810 Madison Ave & 19th Streets) the 3rd Thursday of each month to distribute hygiene needs along with water and food to the needy. They begin setting up at 4:30pm and distribute food and items until supplies are gone. If you would like to donate items or help serve, contact Dave Donley or Tom Caldwell (419.838.7600 x131) or

July GREEN Bag Donation Items

Pick up an empty GREEN Bag at the Serve Counter in the lobby. Items for July include children’s school clothing/TPS uniforms/children’s underwear for East Broadway Elementary School. The list is also available at the Serve Counter. Return the filled GREEN Bags by Sunday, July 23.

Onside Soccer Camp | Oregon Recreation Center
August 7 – 10 | 6:00 – 8:00pm
We need your help!!! You or your small group can be part of this fun & exciting camp in the following ways:
- On site: Registration, Water Stations, Nurse/First Aid Station, Deliver snacks to the fields
- Provide & serve lunch or dinner to the team at the church
- Donations (bottled water, Gatorade, healthy snacks for the team)
- Sponsor a child who cannot afford to attend ($50)
- Host home for 2+ HU women’s soccer players
For more information or to sign up, contact Cathy Burson (419.838.7600 x120 or

Parking Lot Attendants & Ushers Needed

Guest services needs outgoing and friendly people to serve as parking lot attendants (assist with traffic control as needed; welcome people as they enter the building and parking lot) and ushers (welcome people entering the auditorium; distribute worship folders; escort to seat if needed; assist in receiving the offering and serving communion). For more information or questions, contact Opal Sherman (419.838.7600 x122 or

The giving center

The Giving Center

East Broadway Elementary School

1755 E. Broadway, Toledo, OH

The Giving Center (our free clothing store ministry that offers good, quality clothing free of charge) is designed to serve everybody. We believe anyone who is in need of help, a little or a lot, regardless of the reason, can come and share in this opportunity. For more information, contact Pastor Tom at or 419.838.7600 x131.

Giving Center Summer Hours 


2:00 – 4:00pm

Giving Center Needs

All donations of clothing and shoes can go in the collection bins located in the parking lot. Just a friendly reminder to place all your donations in bags prior to dropping in the bins. This keeps the clothing dry and makes it easier for unloading.

Serving Stories

Featured stories about individuals

who are serving in and outside our walls.

Because  .  .  .  #servingmatters