Get involved and serve with The Ascent.

Guest Services
Kelley Tutas, Administrative Coordinator -


Our team welcomes people to Ascent at the front doors and hands out materials at the entrance to the auditorium. 


Our team brings a personal touch to our experiences by hosting in the atrium. We ensure every guest feels welcome.

Child Check-In

Our team facilitates the check-in process in Ascent Kids to ensure children are cared for effectively and efficiently. 

Next Steps Center

Our team helps people identify their next steps by providing resources and information about weekend worship experiences, Base Camps, Ascent 101, and upcoming events.

Welcome Table

Our team offers personal encouragement, prayer, and a free gift to our first-time guests.

Our team assists people to their seats, facilitates the offering, and helps maintain a distraction-free environment.


Our team serves as the first impression for those coming to Ascent by welcoming people on and off the property and by providing a safe and efficient parking experience.

Our team hosts classes and special events by providing food, set-up, and clean-up. 

Safety & Security

Our team serves by providing basic medical care in the event of an accident or emergency. This team is also responsible for basic security


David George, Student Director -

Ascent Students

Our team helps students get connected to our Student Ministries through weekly gatherings, relationships, Base Camps, retreats, and conferences.


Ascent Kids

Jen George, Children's Ministry Director -

Ascent Kids Check-in

Our team of greeters provides guest support and assistance during the check-in and check-out process. Check-in team may also act as Hall Monitors during services.

Tiny Town

This team serves in the classroom with babies, toddlers or preschoolers and helps with Bible story, worship, crafts and free play.

High Trails (K-3rd)

Positions include Hosts, Storytellers, Small Group Leaders, Teen Assistants and Audio-Visual Techs. Lesson plans are provided and everything is prepped ahead of time by our mid-week team.

Elevate (4th-6th)

Positions include teachers and assistants to share the Bible, facilitate discussion and lead fun activities. Lesson plans are provided and everything is prepped ahead of time by our mid-week team.

Buddy Ministry

Our Buddy Ministry provides adults and mature teen helpers to children with medical or special needs. No experience necessary, just a desire to love and support a child.

Weekday Support for Ascent Kids

Positions include lesson prep team, classroom clean-up, painters and administrative support.

Special Events and Hospitality for Ascent Kids

Assist staff with planning, preparation and running annual events such as Winter Festival, Family Nights, and more. The Hospitality Team provides food, set-up and clean up for events and parent classes.

Ascent Kids Song Leader and Praise Team

This team is for adults, teens and mature elementary students who desire to praise God and invite others to join them. Musician, singers, and/or enthusiastic people who can learn simple motions are wanted!


Michael Sweet, Pastor of Worship & Arts -


Our team facilitates a powerful worship experience through vocals and instruments.

Worship Tech/Production

Our team assists in the production of the overall worship experience, using lights, cameras, and other visual elements.


Our team serves by producing videos for weekend experiences, ministries, and special events.


Our team serves by producing graphics for weekend experiences, ministries, and special events.


Brian Petak, Interim Lead Pastor -


Pray over our services, ministries and campus before and during our worship experiences.


Walk and pray around hurting areas of our city.


Receive and pray over weekly prayer requests.



Malia Clemons - Office Manager -

Data Entry

Our team uses our gift of administration to support The Ascent by using computer skills, data entry, and attention to details. 

Resource Prep

Our team enhances the worship experience by preparing materials, assisting with communion, and setting up resources.

Blake Ackerman, Facilities Director -

 Facilities & Maintenance

  Our team responds to facility needs during the weekend worship experiences and during the week. 

Set Up

Our team facilitates the Ascent experience by setting up before worship experiences and special events.


Our team assists with various construction and upkeep projects.


Our team ensures the facility stays clean throughout the week. 



Interested in joining Ascent Serve?

Attend the next Ascent 101 to get started


Already completed Ascent 101?

Apply to AscentServe to use your gifts on the team of your choice.