Acolytes assist bishops, priests, deacons and lay people in order that the Holy Eucharist and other rites of the church can be celebrated with simple dignity, permitting all to participate in the Service. They are usually assigned to the Service of their choice and serve twice a month.
Readers come up from the congregation to read Scripture and the Prayers of the People at the Sunday Services. Ability to read in front of an audience is required.
Chalice (Eucharist) Minister
The Chalice Minister serves the wine during Services. Training is provided by the rector and licensing by the bishop is required for Lay Eucharist Ministers. You are usually assigned to the Service of your choice, and serve once a month.
Contact the Church Office if you are interested in serving on the altar.