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Volunteer @ GBPC


  • Communion Prep:  Help  prepare the trays and bread each month for communion services.  This is a simple job to do and you can even team up with someone. Contact: Kate Bosely, kate.t.bosley@gmail.com
  • Media Operators: Volunteers needed for  media presentations Sunday mornings. We are especially in need of media operators for our 9:30 a.m. service.  Training is available.  Interested people should have an interest in technology.  Contact:  Charity Stephens, charitystephensmusic@gmail.com.
  • Set Up: Help needed with transitioning between worship services.  Assist moving and setting up equipment.  Roadies needed for contemporary services.  Contact Charity Stephens,  charitystephensmusic@gmail.com.
  • Musicians & Singers:  Praise team is in need of instrumentalists and vocalists.  If interested in learning more about the praise team and auditioning, contact Charity Stephens,  charitystephensmusic@gmail.com.
  • Flower Ministry:  Each week the flowers that grace our sanctuary are divided and delivered to congregation members having recently had surgery, suffered the loss of a loved one, celebrated a special occasion, or any number of other significant events.  We always need willing people to help separate the flowers and deliver them.  Consider this ministry of love and grace. Contact Robin Freeman, gumtreefarm@cox.net.
  • Ushers:  We are in need of an usher coordinator for our 8:15 a.m. service.  Being an usher is a wonderful way to get to know our congregation.  Consider this ministry of hospitality. Contact Robin Freeman, gumtreefarm@cox.net.
  • Sanctuary Servants: Each week we have special sanctuary helpers that straighten the pews and make our worship space ready for Sunday morning.  The schedule is flexible and the time involvement is minimal, approximately one hour.  Contact Billye Brown Youmans, music@gbpres.org.
  • Chancel Choir:  Looking for some committed singers who love fellowship, serving the Lord and MUSIC!  Some knowledge of music is important, but if you can sing and want to try the chancel choir, contact Billye Brown Youmans, music@gbpres.org.
  • Choirs for Children and Youth:  Do you have a child Pre-school age through 7th grade?  We have a dedicated group of directors who would love to have your child participate in one of our many choirs.  Contact Billye Brown Youmans, music@gbpres.org.
  • Youth Instrumental Ensemble:  Our new Director, Kelby Schnepel, is looking for students, grades 8 – college to participate in our Youth Instrumental Ensemble.  Register online or contact, Kelby, kschn006@odu.edu.


  • Small Group Leaders:  (Sundays 9:30 & 11:00 am)  A small group leader is the primary model, or teacher, for a group of up to 10 children and encourages spiritual growth through relationships, discussion, and other small group activities. Contact, Via Goode, via@gbpres.org.
  • Shepherd/Substitute:  Need someone who is available to assist or fill in occasionally for a Small Group Leader. Contact, Via Goode, via@gbpres.org.
  • KICK (Wednesday nights, 6:30-7:45 pm) We are looking for shepherds to assist with group activities for our K-4th grade groups. We are also looking for an ART leader and assistant!  Contact, Via Goode, via@gbpres.org.
  • Senior Ministry Drivers: Many of our Seniors do not drive at night, but still want to participate in church activities.  Can you help to and from church occasionally?  If you can help, contact Lynn Anderson, getgolfit@me.com.
  • Wisdom Well Bookstore: Become a part of the team that rotates to maintain the bookstore. Assist customers in the bookstore, including cash register and credit card sales. Contact: Laura Bowser, laurab@gbpres.org.


  • Welcome Desk/Greeters:  Enjoy meeting, greeting, and helping people?  A 15 minute commitment to serve at the desk or door will continue the tradition of welcome to GBPC. Volunteers are needed from 8:00-8:15 a.m., 9:15-9:30 a.m., and 10:30-11:00 a.m.  Training available. Contact, Brenda Sims, angel33k1@verizon.net.
  • ODU Student Ministry: You are invited to become a student again at ODU Presbyterian Student Union.  Join us for dinner and Bible study on the first Monday of the month  Meet at the church at 6:30 p.m. to carpool to the university.  Contact, Brenda Sims, angel33k1@verizon.net.



  • Offering Counters:  Be part of a team that counts Sunday offerings on Monday mornings from 8:30 until 10:30. Volunteer for as many Mondays as you would like. Joe Kersey, joekersey@atlanticbay.com.
  • Auditors: The church is required to have its financial records audited every year.  Be part of a team that divides the audit responsibility for this once a year task.  No CPA certification is required! Joe Kersey, joekersey@atlanticbay.com.


  • Small Group Leader: Provide for the spiritual formation of young people by developing relationships with them, modeling an authentic Christian faith, and teaching them the essentials of following Christ.  Contact, Andrew, drewicus2@gmail.com.
  • Upcoming Events

    all-day Help Needed with CAST
    Help Needed with CAST
    Nov 19 – Nov 20 all-day
    Help Needed with CAST
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    10:00 pm Advent Wreath Workshop
    Advent Wreath Workshop
    Dec 2 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
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    December 2nd @ 10 am. The Advent Wreath is an important symbol of Advent and a constant reminder of the holy season. Celebrating with an Advent wreath during the weeks prior to Christmas is a[...]
    6:30 pm Service of Remembrance @ Great Bridge Presbyterian Church
    Service of Remembrance @ Great Bridge Presbyterian Church
    Dec 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
    Service of Remembrance @ Great Bridge Presbyterian Church | Chesapeake | Virginia | United States
    Join us for this special service where we remember those we love who have passed.
    8:15 am Men’s Retreat Registration
    Men’s Retreat Registration
    Dec 10 @ 8:15 am – 12:00 pm
    Men's Retreat Registration
    Men’s Retreat:  January 26th-28th, 2018 For men ages 14 and up. Hilton Garden Inn, Kitty Hawk Guest Speaker: Pastor Nate Griffin Pastor Nate currently serves as Pastor and Founder of  a new, dynamic, Christ-centered ministry[...]
    8:30 am Jingle Jog 5K @ Great Bridge Presbyterian Church
    Jingle Jog 5K @ Great Bridge Presbyterian Church
    Dec 16 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am
    Jingle Jog 5K @ Great Bridge Presbyterian Church | Chesapeake | Virginia | United States
    Run with competitive athletes or walk for the fun of it! Adults and children and all ability levels are welcome to participate.  Participants will receive:· Jingle Jog T-shirts (optional), breakfast, professionally timed race, children through adult[...]
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