Worship

From welcoming visitors and parishioners at church, to taking care of the Altar and reading scripture, there are many ways for youth and adults to participate in worship at St. Marks.

Acolytes

Young people rising 6 -12 grade who assist the clergy in the worship liturgy.

Contact — Paula Phelan

Altar Guild

Parishioners prepare the altars for all services; care for vestments, linens, silver and other appointments. 

Contact — Barbara Stevenson

Chalice Bearers

Administer the wine during communion. Chalice Bearers must be licensed by the Diocese after required training.

Contact — Paula Phelan

Flower Guild

Select and arrange altar flowers.

Contact — Gay Nightingale

Lectors

Read the scripture lessons appointed in the lectionary and the prayers of the people.

Contact — Paula Phelan

Ushers

Distribute bulletins, seat worshippers, collect offerings, and direct communicants to the altar rail.

Contact — Paula Phelan

Vergers Guild

Assist the priests in the organization and operation of worship services.

Contact — Paula Phelan