Serve

Make a difference.

Serving others is a great way to make a big church feel like your church. Through serving in a ministry at HDC, your oikos gets to see your beliefs in action. You are investing not only in those you serve, but in their oikos and yours.

God has wired all of us with different gifts and talents, so we want to use those gifts to prepare others to change their worlds for Christ (Ephesians 4:11-12). So, whether you are gifted in music, productions, design, hospitality, working with kids or students, welcoming people to your campus or hosting a small group (just to name a few), we want to help you discover how God has shaped you. Let us help you find a way to impact the lives of children, students, or adults.

We know God is going to use you to prepare every generation to change their worlds for Christ (1 Corinthians 15:58). Of course, there are some basic requirements to serve at HDC. We ask that every volunteer attend HDC for at least 6 months. We also want everyone who serves to attend HDC’s membership class within 6 months of serving on a team. It’s always better if you attend the class before you fill out an application so you know what you’re getting into, but if you haven’t attended the class yet we can help you take that step.


Here are 3 simple steps to serving at HDC.



Application

Please fill out an application below. We should get back to you within a week.


Interview

Once we have gone through the application, we will set up a face to face interview. It's really a meeting to hear what God has done and is doing in your life. We want to know why you want to serve and review the expectations that each ministry has. It also gives you a chance to ask us questions about what you will be doing and your expectations.


Orientation

Once you've gone through the interview and have been approved to serve in a ministry, we will train you so that you can use your gifts to effectively prepare others to change their worlds. Then the ministry director will give you the next steps.

Find a meaningful role at the campus you attend:


Campus Experience

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Thank you so much for considering the Campus Experience Team. We have teams that help set up, tear down, and host our services. Along with these teams, we also have people who serve on our hospitality team. Our Campus Experience Team helps make a church campus feel like a church home for anyone who attends.

Campus Safety

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Our Campus Safety Team plays a key role in protecting and creating a safe environment for all who attend a weekend service on each of our campuses across the desert. Our safety teams include security, dispatch (available only on the Victorville campus), and health care personnel who are always ready to provide help.

Care

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In our Care ministry, we know people are from all walks of life and we know that they don’t have to walk alone. From helping others become financially wise, mentoring a married couple, or leading our support and recovery groups, our Care team is here for our church. We need caring people who are gifted to walk alongside people where they are.

Communications

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In Comm, we want photographers and videographers to use their creative skills and gifts to help HDC communicate the great things God is doing here. We're looking for people with great people skills and who have their own gear.

Groups

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A Small Group offers a place to meet with others, discuss the sermon, and build relationship that prepare us to reach our oikos and change the world. Our Small Group leaders play an influential role in transforming our church from a service people attend to a church family they belong to. Our Small Group leaders help facilitate a safe environment to discuss questions based on the sermon and build authentic and meaningful relationships that point each other to Jesus.

Kids

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At HDC, our aim is to connect kids deeply to church and to God through personal relationships. At each of our campuses, we have teams that work with babies, preschoolers, and elementary kids. If you have a heart for kids, this ministry is for you.

Online Ministry

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HDC Online Hosts help those watching online feel welcomed and seen while encouraging them to take the best next step in their walk with God.

Productions

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Our Productions team works with cameras, lights, audio, and more at each of our campuses. In Productions, our aim is to connect our attenders with God through an engaging weekend service or midweek event where our volunteers get to play a key role in the production.

Stewardship

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If you like finances, spreadsheets and numbers, and would love to help others learn what God's Word has to say about our responsibility to manage all the resources that we are blessed with, we would love to have you serve with us as a table leader in our Financial Hope Workshop.

Students

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We have teams that specifically work with either our juniors or seniors in High School. At HDC, our aim is to connect students deeply to church and to God through personal relationships. In Student ministries, you get to help students be challenged to develop a growing, personal relationship with God that consistently impacts their daily lives.

Worship

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Our Worship Arts team aims to glorify God in a way that compels our attenders to worship Him with their whole heart. We have the opportunity to feature instrumentalists and vocalists that help lead our church in worship during our weekend services and midweek events.