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WAYS TO SERVE

There are many opportunities to serve in worship at Transfiguration. Read the list below and contact Fr. Michael Merriman at mmerriman@transfiguration.net if you’d like to volunteer for a specific role.

Acolytes

Those who assist the clergy at the altar. Both adults and children ages 8-17 are invited to be trained for this ministry.

Altar Guild

The Altar Guild is responsible for preparing for all liturgical services of the church.

Eucharistic Ministers

Persons licensed by the bishop to administer the chalice at parish Eucharists.

Lectors

Adults and youth, who read the scripture lessons and Prayers of the People at Sunday Eucharist.

Ministers of Ceremony

Also known as emcee, these are adults who assist the clergy at the altar during each service

Sound Technicians

Adults who assist with the sound system and recording of the sermons for each service.

Ushers

Ushers have the unique assignment of assisting and serving all those in attendance at each service so that the liturgy may be celebrated without distraction or interruption. Members are organized into teams to serve the Sunday morning services.

Welcoming Ministers

Members who greet all worshippers as they arrive at church.

Flower Guild

Members arrange flowers for weekly services as an offering to God. They also decorate for holidays, special events, weddings, and funerals.