• Sign up to Volunteer during UG Crucible

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  • What is UG Crucible Volunteering about?

    1 Corinthians 3:9 So then, as we have opportunity, let us do good to everyone, and especially to those who are of the household of faith.

    Crucible - Our time to connect, confirm and cheer on Sundays

    Crucible (literally meaning a place that causes people to change or make difficult decisions) is The Tampa Underground Network's weekly conference designed for missionaries, ministry leaders, guest and visitors to do the following:

    • Gather and connect to God and others
    • Confirm the God-given calling on their lives
    • And be refreshed for a new week of ministry.

    Volunteers Make the Crucible Connections Happen

    and We're on a mission to help everyone that comes to Crucible to experience a connection. That connection can be with God, others, confirmation or encouragement. Very simply put Volunteers make this happen. During Crucible we need people to be cared for on a number of levels so they are free to experience connection, Volunteers provide this care.


    This care may seem like simple acts, but welcoming people, pouring coffee, helping a child, answering a question, adjusting sound, ensuring people know the words to sing, helping those that didn't make it to Crucible see the teaching online, leading a song, saying a prayer can translate to comfort and love for those attending on a Sunday morning. They need this care to be encouraged and refreshed to serve God in the upcoming week. Volunteers make this happen.

    What is in it for Volunteers?

    It is fair to ask that question. Volunteering your time is costly. We want you to know the following:

    • First, we want you to know you are appreciated. We know you don't have to help but you want to and we thank you. 
    • Second, we don't want to burn you out. We are working hard to have enough volunteers and be efficient with our efforts that you only have to serve once every 4-6 weeks.
    • Third, we want to make sure you are trained well, know what you need to know to do your service well and know where you need to be when. 
    • Fourth, we hope you will be encouraged to participate in strengthing others Romans 15:2 We should help others do what is right and build them up in the Lord.
    • Fifth, That you will reap the same refreshing that your volunteering allows for those attending to experience Proverbs 11:25 The generous will prosper; those who refresh others will themselves be refreshed.
    • Lastly, if you have ideas or concerns about your service or role please contact Chandra at Chandra@tampaunderground.com or text 813-421-1292. Your opinions and insight will be taken seriously. 
  • Volunteer Opportunities

    We're on a mission to help everyone that attends Crucible experience a meaningful connection,

    only great volunteers can make that happen!


    Helps with greeting ministry leaders, guests and visitors attending Crucible. There are 3 areas of GREETING, lobby, auditorium, and visitor area. (arrive by 9:00am for training, 9:15am all other times, group prayer is 9:40am)


    AUDIO - Work the sound for Worship Team and Speakers for Crucible. (arrive at 8:15am, group prayer is 9:40am)


    VIDEO/SLIDE - Post the slides for worship team and play videos for Crucible (arrive at 8:15am, group prayer is 9:40am)


    LIVESTREAM - Post the Crucible Message live online and then on to YouTube (arrive 9:00am for training, 9:30am for all other times, group prayer is 9:40am)

    Tea Bar

    This is fun and popular service area. Make tea and coffee for Crucible attenders. (arrive by 9:00am, group prayer is 9:40am)

    Prayer Team

    As a team pray for Crucible Sunday, prayer-walk the HUB and pray with the volunteer groups before the service begins. (arrive by 9:00am, group prayer is 9:40am)

    Kids' Church

    Help with children ages 6 months through 5 grade. There is a special application and background check for these positions and you have to be apart of Tampa Underground for at least 6 months. (arrive at 9:00am, group prayer is 9:40am)

    Communion Server

    We need Tampa Underground Elders to sign up to serve communion.

    Cleaniliess Crew

    CLEANLINESS CREW - Make sure the Crucible Room is ready to rock on Sunday Morning. (arrive by 8:30am, group prayer is 9:40am)

    Crucible Assistant

    We need 2 too cool for school folks to help make sure the Crucible runs at its best. These are volunteer positions that are a year commitment.

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  • Chandra Lee

    Crucible Director

    Hey, I am the Crucible Director. Let it be known that I know we need great volunteers to make Crucible work well.


    Just a little about me I have been married for 31 years to Irv Lee, the coolest and smartest man on the planet. I have two great adult children Stephen and Charis. I enjoy Jesus, discipleship, strategy, developing solutions, clear communication, real conversation, laughing, good coffee and social media, probably in that order. I do not like drama, small talk, people who can't laugh at themselves, wasting time, bad coffee and excuses not necessarily in that order.


    Please contact me if you have any ideas, concerns or questions about Crucible or Volunteering - chandra@tampaunderground.com

  • Contact Us

    We want to hear from you!

    1925 2nd Ave, Tampa, Flordia
    Wednesday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Thursday 10:00 a.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Friday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Sunday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
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