Read through the brief description of the areas below to learn more about how you can serve.  Email the contact person listed to get more information.

Prayer Team - The foundation of Worcester First is prayer. We have several prayer cells that meet regularly to lift the church, the pastors, the people, and ministries in prayer. Contact Sue Whiteman ( for more information.

Buildings and Grounds - The Buildings and Grounds Ministry is a service opportunity involving individuals who desire to help with hands-on building projects, landscaping,  safety and security procedures. This ministry is vital especially for those who like to work behind the scenes with hands-on involvement and short-term projects. Contact Pastor Goodwin for more information. 

Children's Ministry - Children's ministries provides a safe place for children to learn about God. Here at Worcester First, CM is divided into two areas: Contact Shirley Berkiel ( to get involved with the Kids or our nursery.

Community Outreach -  Worcester First is actively looking for ways to serve others in our community and around the world.  Monthly, special community outreach events are designed to care for people, by providing a worship service to a rest home among other ministries. 

Guest Services- Guest Services includes various ministry opportunities (e.g. greeters and ushers) that help ensure that every person entering the church feels important and welcome, and that they are greeted and offered assistance as needed. These ministry opportunities include personally welcoming people or to work behind the scenes. If you are interested in getting involved with this ministry, contact Pastor John Panneton (
Media Ministries - This ministry is designed for those have an interest in sound, power point, videos, lighting, photography, or the website. Contact Paul Goodwin ( for more information. 

Teens-Mission E4 from Hubbardston has been working with teens in discipleship and outreach. We meet weekly on Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30 pm with games, food, focus groups, and worship. It's a growing and exciting ministry! (Kids Club meets Tuesdays from 4-5:30 pm.

Worship Ministry - The messages of our culture most commonly present themselves in the form of music and visual media. The worship team at Worcester First focuses on using various talents to provide musical and visual enhancement for Sunday Morning worship celebrations. The team gathers weekly to build one another up and to strengthen their skills as they prepare for celebrations. Contact Diane Leonard ( for more information.