5-Day World Changers: projects occurring from Monday to Friday.
6-Day World Changers/Church Planting: projects occurring Saturday to Friday
7-Day World Changers: projects occurring from Saturday to Saturday.
Agency Rep: Lead contact at the agency providing funding for materials for construction projects.
All youth: Type of project designated for any age student (completed 6th grade through college).
Audio Visual Technician (AV): One of three summer staff positions, responsible for sound, media, and Project Cam.
Break Master: Student crew position at construction and combo projects responsible for cooler, ice, and water.
Check In: As groups arrive at project, they meet coordinators, hand in forms, and receive T-shirts.
Church Host: Local church that feeds lunch on work site to construction crew (or ministry crew at community project), may host church on Sunday morning or Wednesday night as well.
Church Planting Project: Project where students are paired with a church planter for their ministry sites.
City Experience: Opportunity for church groups to prayerfully experience the city they are serving in together at Church Planting projects.
Concert of Prayer: Programmed gathering devoted entirely to prayer.
Construction Coordinator (CC): Staff member responsible for construction work sites, supervisors, crew chiefs, etc.
Crew: Group of 10-14 participants that serve together at construction sites, typically 8-10 students and 2-4 adults.
Crew Chat: Scheduled conversations with the crew, typically including the first time everyone meets (led by the encourager) and the last before the Project Celebration.
Crew Chief: Adult who leads the construction objective of construction crews.
Crew Encourager: Adult who encourages crew morale, assists crew chief, and leads crew chats. At community projects, the Crew Encourager leads the crew.
Crew Reporter: Student position on construction crews and church planting project teams responsible for recording and reporting ministry statistics and follow up information to staff.
Concert of Prayer: Evening gathering dedicated to a unique time of prayer and worship
Devotion Leader: Student crew position at construction projects responsible for leading daily crew devotion.
E–couragrams: Encouragrams submitted online from the Find a Project webpage of the website.
Encouragrams: Encouraging notes written and placed in participant’s envelopes at a project.
First Aid Coordinator: Adult on site at construction projects with basic first aid training.
Gathering: Daily programmed times of worship or other programming.
Gospel Engagement: Intentional training time for gospel sharing.
Group Leader: Individual leading the church group at the project and beforehand.
Life Conversation Guide/3 Circles: Gospel sharing tool provided with training at all projects.
Marketplace: Area designated where students can purchase memorabilia (t-shirts, etc.) and get more information about missions opportunities.
Medic: Student crew position at construction projects responsible for first aid kit.
Ministry Host: Lead contact person for community crew at World Changers community project.
Music Leader (ML): One of three summer staff positions, responsible for leading worship at the project and other duties.
National Staff: World Changers staff who supervise and lead coordinating teams, city logistics and summer staff.
Office Manager (OM): One of three summer staff positions, responsible for administrative project details and availability of the office.
Participant Guide: Booklet given to each participant to guide through daily devotions and Gathering services.
Project Cam: Video produced by Audio Visual Technician to share the story and ministry of the project.
Project Celebration: Programmed time at the end of the week to celebrate the ministry accomplished.
Project Coordinator: Staff member responsible for communicating with group leaders and leading the project.
Runner: Adult volunteer who transports construction supplies from site to site.
Safety Inspector: Adult on construction crew charged with prioritizing the safety of the participants.
Great Send-Off: A special celebration of prayer and commission the first morning when leaving for ministry sites.
Site Coordinator (SC): Staff member responsible for local logistics for each project.
Summer Staff: Team of 3 young adult staff conducting the project as the office manager, audio visual tech and music leader.
Supervisor: Adult volunteer reporting to the Construction Coordinator and supervising the work of construction crews.