Agate Create is Aldersgate’s creative arts ministries overseen by Director of music and technology, Corryne Shaw. Our teams include our Livestream Team & Video Team (AgateTV), our Worship Teams, and our Social Media/Marketing Team.

At Agate Create we seek to use creative outlets to further Aldersgate’s ministry in our community and the world. Whether it be videography, playing the guitar, or graphic design, each team will have the opportunity to learn, grow and serve in an area they’re passionate about.

If you have any interest in joining one or more of our teams, fill out our Agate Create Team Registration Form and email it to Corryne Shaw at:   CShaw@marionaldersgate.org

 

Download the Registration Form

 


 
 
 

Livestream Team:

About the team: Aldersgate's livestream team will be responsible for broadcasting our worship experiences to the world through livestream.

Requirements:

- Must be available for your assigned worship services (We'll create a schedule that works best for you)

- If you're unavailable for your scheduled Sunday or Wednesday placement, contact the director one week in advance

- Must have an active email so we can contact you for service outlines, and streaming updates.

- Must be teachable and willing to grow together. Our livestream is to create community and foster an online presence that will be welcoming to all viewers. If this is something that calls to you, we'd love to have you join our team.

   

 

 

Video/Photography Team:

About the team: Aldersgate's video team is responsible for bringing all our ministries to the forefront. This team creates video announcements, highlight videos for special events, captures moments from some of our biggest events, and will constantly explore new ways to implement video and photography ministry into our church.

Requirements:

- Must be able to work a camera (or willing to learn).

- Must have an active email so we can contact you.

- Must have a computer to work off of (Or have availability during church business hours to come and edit if needed).

- Overall, we're looking for people who will see the value of film and photography and the power it has in our world. We also want people who desire to create, and will share new ideas to benefit this ministry. Our mission is to share our ministry with our community through the art of film, short videos, and photography.

 

 

 

 

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Agate Media Team:

Aldersgate's media team is responsible for all social media accounts and website design. This team will create posts, online events, and will constantly explore new ways to implement social media ministry here at Aldersgate.

Requirements:

- Must have an active email so we can contact you and share files.

- Must have a computer to work off of (or have the availability during church business hours to come and edit if needed).

- Must be willing to learn and be trained in the area that interests you (editing graphics, creating captions, etc.)

- Social media is an important part of outreach at Aldersgate, and we are always looking for new ways to connect with our followers.

We’re looking for creative people seeking to make a difference in the world of digital  media.

   

 

 

Agate Worship

Should I Audition?

If you have a passion and heart to lead others in authentic worship, and you feel you are skilled in the area of voice and/or a musical instrument, we would love to have you audition!

If you’re interested in auditioning, download and fill out the Agate Create Team Registration Form (link above), and please read the requirements in the audition packet.

Download the Audition Packet

If you have any questions, please contact Corryne Shaw.


 

Call the church office at 618-997-6065 for any additional information on our ministries.




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