Acolytes serve at the altar each Sunday. Boys and girls ages ten and older, as well as adults, are welcome to become part of the Acolyte Program. Meetings are held four times a year plus special training sessions.
Altar Guild. This diverse group is organized to serve God by preparing and tending our sanctuary for worship. They set up for Holy Communion and take care of all the vessels, hangings and linens Involved In our worship.
Chalicists. Our chalicists are trained by the Clergy and licensed by the Bishop of the Diocese to administer the chalice at Holy Eucharist.
Choirs. The Chancel Choir at Grace sings at the 10:30 service and practices weekly. Our Handbell Choir plays at the 10:30 service and on special occasions.
Flower Guild. This group prepares the floral arrangements for the beautification of the sanctuary and the church.
Healing Prayer Ministry. These are parishioners trained to pray for others during communion time at the 10:30 a.m. service and at our monthly Taizé service.
Lectors, Intercessors, Presenters. These people read the lessons, lead the Prayers of the People, and bring forward the bread and wine for Holy Eucharist, respectively. It is often an opportunity for entire families to participate in our worship.
Lay Eucharistic Ministers. Lay Eucharistic Ministers are trained by the Clergy and licensed by the Bishop of the Diocese to lead services and to administer the chalice.
Ushers. This group of persons volunteer to assist in seating the congregation, receiving the offering and greeting newcomers. It is often done by family groups.
Vergers. Our vergers are laypersons commissioned to assist the clergy in worship and to make sure the church is prepared for services.
RITE II 10:30am
Choral and Family Holy Eucharist
Taizé 6:00pm Tuesday
Ecumenical music and prayers in the Taizé tradition