Worship Assistants

Altar Guild

Responsible for altar linens, communion vessels, and bread and wine. Members work in teams to set the altar before a service and to clean the vessels afterward.

 

Flower Guild

Arrange flowers for the altar and assist with distribution of flowers after the service. Members of the flower guild work in teams of two.

 

During Worship

Ushers

Greet and welcome people into the church and assist them with seating as needed.

 

Acolytes

Light altar candles, carry the processional crosses, assist the priest during the Eucharist.

 

Readers

Read the lessons from the Old Testament and Epistles and lead the Prayers of the People.

 

Eucharistic Ministers

Serve the chalice at the altar and assist the priest with carrying communion into the congregation when needed.

 

If you are interested in serving, contact the Parish Office

 

 
 

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  • Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd
  • 1100 Stockton Street
  • Jacksonville, FL 32204
  • United States
  • Phone: (904) 387-5691
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