Mosaic Pomona’s Volunteer Staff are people who have committed to serve, lead and give at the highest level in our community. Our Volunteer Staff are our ministry team leaders, community group leaders, mentors and others who make Mosaic Pomona such a unique place.
The only reason to join Volunteer Staff is if you want to make a greater commitment to invest in others in and with Mosaic Pomona.
For all who are interested in Volunteer Staff, we have a three step path:
STEP ONE: LIFE AT MOSAIC
We have been designed to live in community, to be part of a tribe.
Life At Mosaic is seminar & lunch led by Mosaic Pomona’s Leadership Team. At Life At Mosaic, you will learn about the defining characteristics of Mosaic Pomona, such as our core convictions, mission statement and Volunteer Staff commitments. You’ll also have a time for some Q+A
Check the calendar for the next LIFE AT MOSAIC!
STEP TWO: LIFE IN CHRIST
Life in Christ is a 6 session journey with a mentor based on Mosaic’s core values and ethos. This is Designed for people who have completed LIFE AT MOSAIC and want to go deeper.
DOWNLOAD THE MOSAIC LIFE IN CHRIST BOOKLET
STEP THREE: COMISSIONING
Every follower of Jesus has been gifted and called by God to serve the world.
As a community, Mosaic Pomona embraces this by commissioning people who have been called to serve the world with us. These commissioned people are our Volunteer Staff. Commissioning ceremonies take place in our Mosaic Sunday gatherings.
WHAT IS REQUIRED TO COME ON VOLUNTEER STAFF?
VOLUNTEER STAFF HAVE DONE THE FOLLOWING:
- Made a focused commitment to Christ.
- Have made a public confession of faith through baptism by immersion after having made a focused commitment of Christ.
- Connected to a Community Group or Ministry Team.
- Have completed Life at Mosaic & Life in Christ
- Embrace the Core Values, Core Convictions and Staff Covenant.
- Be commissioned at a Mosaic Gathering
If you have done these and would like to be commissioned, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
WHAT ARE YOUR CORE VALUES?
Wind: Commission-Mission is why the Church exists
The Church is a movement, not an institution.
Every follower of Jesus is commissioned by God.
Water: Community-Love is the context for all mission
The Church is relational, not programmatic.
Every follower of Jesus is part of a larger community.
Wood: Connection-Structure must always submit to Spirit
The Church is empowering, not controlling.
Every follower of Jesus is called and connected uniquely to serve.
Fire: Communion-Relevance to culture is not optional
The Church is incarnational, not esoteric.
Every follower of Jesus celebrates communion with God.
Earth: Character-Creativity is the natural result of spirituality
The Church is transforming, not conforming.
Every follower of Jesus grows in Christ-like character.
WHAT ARE YOUR CORE CONVICTIONS?
The Bible is God’s authoritative word to us.
Jesus is the only hope for a lost and broken world.
The local church is God’s agent for redemptive change.
The Body of Christ:
Every follower of Christ is called and gifted by God to serve the Body and seek the Lost.
The Church is called to bring a wholistic witness to the world through both word and action.
WHAT IS THE VOLUNTEER STAFF COVENANT?
Our Volunteer Staff commit to invest their lives in four areas, known as the Staff Covenant.
Invest your passions
Honor God by following Christ personally and passionately. Your reputation is Christ’s reputation and the church’s reputation.
Invest your service
Participate in the life of the congregation through genuine worship, sharing, learning, and serving.
Invest your resources
Support the Gospel here and worldwide by tithing (10% of your income) and then by giving more as the Lord leads. Invest your time, skills, talents, and gifts in and through the church.
Invest your relationships
Develop authentic loving relationships with other in the church and establish significant relationships with those who do not know Jesus.