Serve

What is serving all about?


Every week people from Independence and the surrounding area volunteer at Three Trails and in in our community! These volunteers use their gifts and abilities to help connect people to live the life of a Jesus follower. We desire to see people within our church take steps to express their love of God through an avenue of service.


How do I find a place to serve at Three Trails?


Our entry point to membership and ministry at Three Trails is our Belong environment. During Belong we walk through numerous ministry opportunities available at Three Trials. If you have already been through Belong and would like to engage in serving at Three Trails, fill out the ministry interest form and submit it to the church office.


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What opportunities are available?


Three trails has many areas of ministry in which there are opportunities both during the week and on the weekend. Listed below are some of the major areas of service here at Three Trails.

Areas to Serve

First Impressions Team

The FI Team believes that a good first impression makes a lasting impact. This team is made up of individuals who love creating a welcoming environment for people who attend and visit Three Trails.


Usher Team

This team serves our church by assisting with seating, the offering, and assisting people through out the service. This is a great role for those with people skills and who love to meet and greet others.


Safety Team

Our Safety Team serves the church through knowing how to respond during various emergency situations. Their goal is the overall safety of the attenders during our weekend service. This role requires a background check. 


Family Ministry Team

Do you like babies, kids or teens? Then our Family Ministry Team is for you. It is made up of people with a passion to invest in the next generation. Volunteers serve kids, birth through high school, in safe age–appropriate environments where the Bible is taught in a creative and relevant way. This role requires a background check.


Community Impact Team

This team works together to create opportunities to serve our community and share the Gospel with the people in our community. They plan and organize the I Independence event along with evangelism training and opportunities. 


Worship Ministry Team

Our worship band and vocal team serve our church weekly through music and the arts. These men and women work hard to lead us to celebrate God’s greatness through the vehicle of music and art.


Global Mission and Church Planting

This team works with the pastor to determine our mission partnerships and to schedule and plan potential mission trips overseas. They will also work with potential church plant opportunities, evaluate the replant opportunities and rate up leaders to plant. 


Media Team

From sound to trouble-shooting computer issues, to running the computer and projection system during the service, to taking care of the website, the Media Team uses their gifts in media production and technology to enhance the worship experience at Three Trails.


"Each one should use whatever gift he has received to serve others, faithfully administering God's grace in its various forms." - 1 Peter 4:10