1001 E. Philadelphia St, Rapid City, SD, 57701



Destiny Teams are different areas of service and ministry that you can plug into at Destiny Foursquare Church. If you are interested in plugging in, we encourage you to attend our three-week Finding Your Destiny Growth Track series. It is required for teams with an asterisk. 

After you attend, you will have learned more about the Destiny Team options that best fit your personality and spiritual gifts. Learn more about them below. We want to help you find a team that works well with your schedule and life!



AUDIO / VISUAL / MEDIA TEAM: This team uses creativity and technology to minister by delivering the Good News through audio engineering, cameras, and media visuals.
Contact the team leader, Pastor Derick Brown.

PHOTOGRAPHY / VIDEOGRAPHY: This team signs up to film and take pictures of various church events and outings.
Contact the team leader, Pastor Pam Brown.

*WORSHIP TEAM: This dynamic team prepares the way for our guests to encounter the presence of God through vocals and instruments.
Contact the team leader, Pastor Shawn M. Shoup.


*ALTAR MINISTRY / PRAYER TEAM: This team of trained intercessors covers the weekend and midweek services in prayer. Team members can opt to be scheduled to pray with others at the altar at the end of services and will be included in the church communication of community prayer needs.
Contact the team leaders, Mark and Marjorie Hjelmfelt.


*KIDS TEAM: This team creates an environment in our kids’ services where children are consistently exposed to the real love of Jesus. They intentionally invest in the lives of our children through worship, videos, small groups, greeting, games and more.
Contact the team leader, Pastor Dyani Waldrop.

*PRESCHOOL/NURSERY TEAM: This team leads children into a real relationship with Jesus through Bible stories, worship, prayer, hands-on activities, and personal interactions.
** We are currently looking for a team leader. ** Contact the current team leader, Pastor Dyani Waldrop.


COFFEE TEAM: This team comes early on Sunday to prepare coffee for our guests.
Contact the team leader, Robyn Voss.

FINANCE / COUNTER TEAM: This team assists by counting offerings (in groups, for accountability). There are also team members that assist with those giving via credit card during the services.
Contact the team leader, Linda Buchko.

GREETER TEAM: This team loves people and makes them feel at home. They welcome guests at the door with a smile and hand out worship bulletins for Sunday services.
Contact the team leader, Bev (Airheart) Laabs: (605) 721-9015

HOSPITALITY / WELCOME TEAM: This team connects with guests by offering a hot cup of coffee, refreshments and a warm welcome, while also helping with various needs of the guests. They serve by answering questions and providing information.
Contact the team leader, Patty Citrowske.

SAFETY / FIRST RESPONDER TEAM: Trained security team that carries concealed weapons to use in emergency situations. They are assigned to strategic entry points to act swiftly in the event of an emergency. This team also includes a unit of healthcare providers, which serve to triage basic medical attention to our guests.
** We are currently looking for a team leader. **

USHER TEAM: These men and women prepare people for a positive worship experience by welcoming and assisting them to a seat, facilitating the offering, and maintaining a distraction-free environment.
** We are currently looking for a team leader. **



*CHILDREN’S MINISTRY TEAM: This team serves our Wednesday night program that provides ministry, age-appropriate Bible lessons, snacks, and lots of fun and activities to children in our community.
Contact the team leader, Pastor Dyani Waldrop.

*STUDENT MINISTRY TEAM: This team builds the next generation, one dynamic worship experience, relevant discussion, impactful retreat and life-changing mission trip at a time.
Contact the team leaders, Pastors Derick and Pam Brown.


LINEN MINISTRY: Destiny is in partnership with Love INC to gather and deliver blankets and linens to those that have need. We collect and sort donations of bedding, blankets and new pillows.
Contact the team leader, Monna Hatle.

MEALS-IN-NEED TEAM: Prepares/delivers meals for those in special need, typically in times of loss or sickness in the family.
** We are currently looking for a team leader. **

MISSIONS TEAM: This group gets together to connect, support and organize connection and support of our missionaries and missionary efforts worldwide.
Contact the team leaders, Pastor Lyle Robinson and Carol Muser.

OUTREACH TEAM: These groups are involved in outreach opportunities with a focus on being the hands and feet of Jesus to bring God’s love to our communities and world by meeting both physical and spiritual needs.
Contact the team leader, Pastor Patricia Messer. 


COMMUNION TEAM: This team serves by preparing the Communion elements, setting the environment for Communion, and serving on Communion Sundays.
Contact the team leaders, David and Vicky Tennesfos.

EVENTS TEAM: This team helps host special events by assisting with set up, tear down, prep, serving guests with food, and creating an environment of excellence.
** We are currently looking for a team leader. **

FACILITIES AND GROUNDS TEAM: This team works behind the scenes to maintain a spirit of excellence in our facilities and grounds.
Contact the team leader, Lyle Robinson.

FRONT OFFICE TEAM: We have a team that is the “front door” face of our office building, during the weekdays — greetings visitors, answering the phones, and serving as office help to our staff. Volunteers typically serve one day a week, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Contact the team leader, Pastor Shawn M. Shoup.

MOVING TEAM: This team will serve our church family by helping others move — packing, loading a moving truck or trailer, and unloading — in times of transition.
Contact the team leader, David Sprague.

SETUP/TAKEDOWN TEAM: This team serves by setting up before events and taking down and cleaning up after events.
Contact the team leader, David Sprague.


*CONNECT GROUP / CLASS LEADERSHIP: This team hosts small groups, offering a place for people to find meaningful community. Connect group leaders host groups based on topics or activities they are passionate about.
Contact the team leader, Pastor Shawn M. Shoup.