The Nexus Team is a group of incredible people that are relationally connected, discovering their gifts and actively contributing to the life of our church.
If you're interested in taking an active role in the life of Nexus Church, check out the information below to explore the many opportunities you have to serve. Finally, fill out the expression of interest form to chat with a ministry leader or find out more about an area you are interested in.
This friendly team loves people and makes them feel at home here at Nexus. They welcome guests with a smile and assist them to a seat, facilitate the offering, communion and maintain a distraction-free environment so people can experience God’s presence in our meetings.
This team is focussed on identifying new people, making them feel welcome and helping them connect with our church. They invite people to Discovery and to join a Connect Group.
This team is focussed on helping people take practical steps in their spiritual journey of discipleship. They have knowledge of the key connection opportunities Nexus has in order to provide great options for people.
This team provides resources, registration and information on all of our current events and services to our guests and Nexus family.
This team of men prepare and present the church campus to welcome our guests and Nexus family. This includes setting up chairs, cleaning and car park at the first meeting. There is also sometimes a need for a quick cleanup on a Saturday morning after a busy weeks activities.
Nexus Kids exists to partner with families in the discipleship of their children and families. There are a variety of team opportunities available.
From Monday right through to Friday, every day there are opportunities to join our Nexus Families ministries such as mainly music, Playgroup and Roar Junior Youth. These roles can include planning, teaching, relational and organisational activities, and are a great way to find community in the midst of our family environments.
From the babies to pre-teens ministry rooms through to worship teams, every Sunday over 50 members of our volunteer family care for our Nexus Kids. The team are passionate about each child encountering the love and God and being grown as disciple making disciples. The children enjoy games, worship, Biblical lessons, small groups and activities over both morning services. The volunteer service options are flexible to suit each team member's availability and gifting.
The first moments that a family comes to Nexus Kids is a valuable opportunity to create a welcome that offers hospitality and belonging. Our welcome teams are critical in helping every new family feel well connected, as well as ensuring the check in process for their children is completed efficiently.
Our heart is to give opportunity for creative expression in every artist in every sphere of the arts and to bring glory to God with the gifts and talents He has placed within us. There are many ways to express our creativity and serve in our Sunday services and special events as a singer, musician, audio or lighting engineer, camera operator, vision switcher, or stage manager.
We give space to develop and grow our creative expression at our weekly creative team nights, dance and art classes, songwriting groups, and at our special services and events.
The Alpha course is all about helping people start a conversation about life and faith in Jesus. Our table hosts and hospitality team help create a welcoming environment that facilitates great conversation for our guests.
Nexus Connect Groups are a place where ‘Friends Talk About God’. This makes for a unique atmosphere where participants can grow in their walk with Jesus, all whilst getting to know other people. Being a Connect Group Leader means you gather and facilitate a group of 8-14 people. You don’t have to be a Bible scholar - you just have to like people and ask questions!
Nexus church-wide events and conferences happen regularly throughout the year and are implemented with a high level of excellence and a heart to fulfill the greater vision of Nexus church. The events and hospitality team place priority on valuing people and serving together as a team.
We have opportunities for people to support the people in our church in practical and personal ways. These range from administrative support for Connect Groups and follow up phone calls, to cooking and delivering meals, delivering flowers, sending greeting cards and hospital and home visitations for those in need.
Nexus Missions delivers transformational life skills course to children and teens in our local schools through Shine (girls) and Strength (boys). We teach Religious Education (RE) using the Godspace curriculum. Our Baby Hugglers partner with Northwest hospital to provide support at the sleep clinic. Our Global Markets team bake, knit, package and sell goods to raise money for missions.
The heart of Nexus Care is to alleviate poverty one person at a time and help them find a fresh start in life. Nexus Care has a variety of ways people can help make this difference from mentoring a family or young person in COACH, preparing food parcels, to admin and reception support, transportation assistance, helping host community morning teas and other areas.
Nexus Youth Leaders are passionate about seeing young people in our city get connected to God, community and their purpose. Youth Leaders can make themselves available for mid-week programs, Friday night events, or Sunday Service called Youth Church. The focus of a youth leader is to build friendship, have a heap of fun and make disciples!