Serve with Transit

To serve with Transit, you don’t need to have your life completely figured out.

To serve with Transit, you don’t need to have your life completely figured out.

You don’t have to have a certain amount of biblical knowledge, or any prior ministry experience.

We are looking for volunteers who love Jesus and are passionate about following Him with their whole lives.

You’ll be trained and connected to a community of other Christ centered volunteers.

Learn more about where you can serve with Transit below!

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Small Groups

Transit groups are made possible because of the young adults who have stepped up to lead them.

Connections

We want to individually connect with every new young adult, hear their story, and help connect them to the Transit group that best fits them.

Social Media

Transit is made up of unique individuals and we want our feed to reflect that, to feel personal and relatable.

UBER Administrator

Transit offers free UBER rides to church for students living on GMU’s campus.

You don’t have to have a certain amount of biblical knowledge, or any prior ministry experience.

We are looking for volunteers who love Jesus and are passionate about following Him with their whole lives.

You’ll be trained and connected to a community of other Christ centered volunteers.

Learn more about where you can serve with Transit below!

Apply NowApply Now
Small Groups

Transit groups are made possible because of the young adults who have stepped up to lead them.

Connections

We want to individually connect with every new young adult, hear their story, and help connect them to the Transit group that best fits them.

Social Media

Transit is made up of unique individuals and we want our feed to reflect that, to feel personal and relatable.

UBER Administrator

Transit offers free UBER rides to church for students living on GMU’s campus.

You are uniquely positioned to use the gifts that God has given you to serve others.

Transit is made possible because of the young adults who have stepped up to lead.

Requirements
  • Regularly attends a weekend service at Fairfax
  • Committed follower of Jesus
  • Have been a part of Transit groups for at least 3 months
Application

If you feel the call to lead, please fill out the application and someone from Transit will reach out to you.

Apply Now
Questions?

Have any questions? We love to connect with you! Contact us below and someone from Transit will reach out to you!

Contact Us

Our mission as a ministry is to create a community where young adults can be accepted for who they are,
connect with one another and mature as followers of Jesus.

We need young adults who are willing to pastor and disciple their peers, sit with the hurting, love the lost and call their fellow peers to a higher level of faith.

Small Group Leader

Oversee the care, discipleship, hospitality and logistics of a Transit group alongside a co-leader

  • Pray, care and minister to group members
  • Lead and facilitate the weekly bible studies
  • Welcome and help integrate new members into the group
  • Communicate regularly with group members, hosts and the Transit staff
  • Collaborate with your co-leader to consistently and effectively carry out Small Group Leader responsibilities.
  • Take attendance
Bible Study Developer

Research and develop content for small group bible studies

  • Collaborate with transit director to plan Bible study content and facilitate discipleship in groups
  • Develop outlines to study different books of the bible.
  • Research necessary context to include in bible study handouts
  • Continue to assess and improve the bible study method used for Transit Groups
Small Groups Administrator

Support small group leaders by taking care of administrative tasks.

  • Print, cut and distribute small group guides to leaders
  • Assist in maintaining an accurate and up to date Transit database
  • Follow up with small group leaders regarding attendance

Our team of connectors focuses on welcoming and connecting new young adults to Transit groups. We want to individually connect with every new young adult, hear their story, care for their needs and help connect them to the Transit group that best fits them.

We need people who have the courage to be vulnerable and open to new young adults, and are passionate about loving and caring for people.

Connector

Communicate with, meet with and care for new young adults who come to Fairfax or sign up for Transit online. Facilitate their connection to the Transit group that is best fits them.

  • Receive and follow up with new Transit contacts
  • Meet and get to know new young adults
  • Identify the best group for new Transit members and connect them to group leaders
  • Follow up with recently connected new Transit group members about their experience

Our goal is to create and sustain a growing social media account that keeps our followers up to date, and helps them feel more connected to the ministry.

Our account is centered around and grounded in Jesus. Our posts should draw people towards him and each other. Transit is made up of unique individuals and we want our feed to reflect that, to feel personal and relatable.

Post Scheduler

Oversee the operations of planning, scheduling and posting Instagram posts for the Transit account.

  • Attend a planning meeting with the creative director once a month
  • Plan how often and when we post about events
  • Schedule Instagram stories needed for events and announcements
  • Communicate with photographers about photo needs for posts
  • Gather stories and quotes needed for posts
  • Post finished posts daily
  • Assist in speaking into the overall vision of the Instagram account and brainstorming new ideas for storytelling
Photographer

Capture photos and videos to be used on the Transit Instagram account and website

  • Creatively take photos and videos of young adults at events, small groups and at the church
  • Promptly upload content to the ministry’s designated cloud drive
  • Adhering to deadlines
  • Collaborate with the Post Scheduler to capture specific photos needed for posts
  • Assist in speaking into the overall vision of the Instagram account and brainstorming new ideas for storytelling
Post Writer & Editor

Responsible for writing appropriate and creative captions for each post.

  • Compose and edit Instagram Posts
  • Receive and edit stories and quotes
  • Assist in speaking into the overall vision of the Instagram account and brainstorming new ideas for storytelling
Story Creator

Responsible for planning and posting stories on our account. This includes spur of the moment stories during events and planned stories.

  • Capture live moments at events and small groups
  • Create engaging stories for transit events
  • Develop interesting graphics and images
  • Repost content from other fcc accounts
  • Assist in speaking into the overall vision of the Instagram account and brainstorming new ideas for storytelling
Story Assistant

Operate the Transit social media account at events, small groups and weekend services.

  • Help capture stories at live events
  • Assist in speaking into the overall vision of the Instagram account and brainstorming new ideas for storytelling

Transit offers free UBER rides church to all students living on GMU’s campus.

  • Maintain a texting app database
  • Create an Uber event every week
  • Schedule a weekly text with the weekly UBER code
  • Monitor our Transit free rides to church budget
Essentials

You are uniquely positioned to use the gifts that God has given you to serve others.

Transit is made possible because of the young adults who have stepped up to lead.

Requirements
  • Regularly attends a weekend service at Fairfax
  • Committed follower of Jesus
  • Have been a part of Transit groups for at least 3 months
Application

If you feel the call to lead, please fill out the application and someone from Transit will reach out to you.

Apply Now
Questions?

Have any questions? We love to connect with you! Contact us below and someone from Transit will reach out to you!

Contact Us
Small Groups

Our mission as a ministry is to create a community where young adults can be accepted for who they are,
connect with one another and mature as followers of Jesus.

We need young adults who are willing to pastor and disciple their peers, sit with the hurting, love the lost and call their fellow peers to a higher level of faith.

Small Group Leader

Oversee the care, discipleship, hospitality and logistics of a Transit group alongside a co-leader

  • Pray, care and minister to group members
  • Lead and facilitate the weekly bible studies
  • Welcome and help integrate new members into the group
  • Communicate regularly with group members, hosts and the Transit staff
  • Collaborate with your co-leader to consistently and effectively carry out Small Group Leader responsibilities.
  • Take attendance
Bible Study Developer

Research and develop content for small group bible studies

  • Collaborate with transit director to plan Bible study content and facilitate discipleship in groups
  • Develop outlines to study different books of the bible.
  • Research necessary context to include in bible study handouts
  • Continue to assess and improve the bible study method used for Transit Groups
Small Groups Administrator

Support small group leaders by taking care of administrative tasks.

  • Print, cut and distribute small group guides to leaders
  • Assist in maintaining an accurate and up to date Transit database
  • Follow up with small group leaders regarding attendance
Connections

Our team of connectors focuses on welcoming and connecting new young adults to Transit groups. We want to individually connect with every new young adult, hear their story, care for their needs and help connect them to the Transit group that best fits them.

We need people who have the courage to be vulnerable and open to new young adults, and are passionate about loving and caring for people.

Connector

Communicate with, meet with and care for new young adults who come to Fairfax or sign up for Transit online. Facilitate their connection to the Transit group that is best fits them.

  • Receive and follow up with new Transit contacts
  • Meet and get to know new young adults
  • Identify the best group for new Transit members and connect them to group leaders
  • Follow up with recently connected new Transit group members about their experience
Social Media

Our goal is to create and sustain a growing social media account that keeps our followers up to date, and helps them feel more connected to the ministry.

Our account is centered around and grounded in Jesus. Our posts should draw people towards him and each other. Transit is made up of unique individuals and we want our feed to reflect that, to feel personal and relatable.

Post Scheduler

Oversee the operations of planning, scheduling and posting Instagram posts for the Transit account.

  • Attend a planning meeting with the creative director once a month
  • Plan how often and when we post about events
  • Schedule Instagram stories needed for events and announcements
  • Communicate with photographers about photo needs for posts
  • Gather stories and quotes needed for posts
  • Post finished posts daily
  • Assist in speaking into the overall vision of the Instagram account and brainstorming new ideas for storytelling
Photographer

Capture photos and videos to be used on the Transit Instagram account and website

  • Creatively take photos and videos of young adults at events, small groups and at the church
  • Promptly upload content to the ministry’s designated cloud drive
  • Adhering to deadlines
  • Collaborate with the Post Scheduler to capture specific photos needed for posts
  • Assist in speaking into the overall vision of the Instagram account and brainstorming new ideas for storytelling
Post Writer & Editor

Responsible for writing appropriate and creative captions for each post.

  • Compose and edit Instagram Posts
  • Receive and edit stories and quotes
  • Assist in speaking into the overall vision of the Instagram account and brainstorming new ideas for storytelling
Story Creator

Responsible for planning and posting stories on our account. This includes spur of the moment stories during events and planned stories.

  • Capture live moments at events and small groups
  • Create engaging stories for Transit events
  • Develop interesting graphics and images
  • Repost content from other Fairfax accounts
  • Assist in speaking into the overall vision of the Instagram account and brainstorming new ideas for storytelling
Story Assistant

Operate the Transit social media account at events, small groups and weekend services.

  • Help capture stories at live events
  • Assist in speaking into the overall vision of the Instagram account and brainstorming new ideas for storytelling
UBER Administrator

Transit offers free UBER rides church to all students living on GMU’s campus.

  • Maintain a texting app database
  • Create an Uber event every week
  • Schedule a weekly text with the weekly UBER code
  • Monitor our Transit free rides to church budget