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Taking a role in your church

If you’ve been asked to take a role in your local church, this section will help you find out more about all the different types of positions available and decide what’s right for you

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Management & admin roles

From becoming a church secretary to joining the welcome team, find out  about the roles that are essential to the day-to-day running of your local church

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General Assembly roles

From becoming a member of General Assembly to a committee convenor, find out what roles are available and what each one entails

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Working with children & young people

From becoming a youth worker to children’s work volunteer, find out how you can support young people in the URC

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Become a Worship Leader or Lay Preacher

Guidance for those exploring a call to become either a Locally Recognised Worship Leader or an Assembly Accredited Lay Preacher

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