Community of Christ

Pre-orientation Homework

World Service Corps - Pre-orientation Homework
  • Check your e-mail frequently for updates or additional action items that require your attention. 

  • Complete the Communication Style Profile Assessment. Instructions will be sent to you via e-mail.

  • Fill out the Volunteer Emergency Information form online.
    All information provided in this form is strictly confidential and will not be used outside World Service Corps or given to other third parties. This information is critical in case of an emergency and will help with program planning.

    In order to complete this form you will need the following information:
    • Names, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of two emergency contact people.
    • Medical data, such as allergies, dietary requirements, and current medications.
    • And name, address, and phone number of current medical doctor.

  • Ensure that you have completed the Child Protection Core Training and that you are Registered as a Children and Youth Worker with Community of Christ. (You will be contacted if you are not.)

  • Complete the Volunteer Bio online so we may share with your volunteer partner, host family, and site supervisor.  

  • Read Sharing in Community of Christ, 3rd edition and come to training prepared with 2 - 3 questions or areas of interest from the resource that you would like to explore further together in training.

  • Select your favorite scripture from one of the Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, John) and connect this scripture with an Enduring Principle. You will use this to develop a sermon which you will share toward the end of training week.