The Acolyte Program offers young people an opportunity to participate in our liturgical life. All baptized youth 3rd grade and older are eligible. Once trained, they assist at Sunday services and at others throughout the year. Their ministry is to lead the processions and to assist during the worship services. Trained adults are also welcome. To join this ministry, contact Kathy Turner firstname.lastname@example.org
The Altar Guild prepares the church and the altar for all services. They are responsible for the care of the vestments, fair linen, and sacramental vessels. Members work as a team on a rotating basis. Men & women who have been confirmed are eligible for Altar Guild work. To join this ministry contact Nancy Sandidge email@example.com.
The Flower Guild is an enriching ministry which helps to create an atmosphere of reverence and beauty. Members of the Flower Guild are responsible for the floral adornment of the Altar for all Sunday services and, on holidays, the entire church inside and out. No special skill is required. To join this ministry, call Anne Butts firstname.lastname@example.org.
Greeters are parishioners who try to identify visitors to our services, help them feel welcome, and answer questions about our church. Teams work one or two Sundays a month at the 9:00 a.m. or 11:30 service, but they are needed for all services. To join this ministry, contact Kathy Turner email@example.com.
Guardian Angels Ministry is composed of parishioners trained in first aid and CPR ready to provide lifesaving assistance in the event of a medical emergency during a church service or event. Contact Penny Bankston, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Parish Choir of Christ Church leads the congregation in worship at the 9:00 a.m. service on Sunday mornings and at other designated services throughout the liturgical year. It rehearses from 6:40 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Thursdays and again each Sunday at 8:15 a.m. (except summers) If you are interesting in singing or playing an instrument, call or e-mail Carolyn Parmenter at 985-892-5297 or email@example.com.
Eucharistic Ministers are trained and licensed to assist the clergy in distributing the consecrated bread and wine at the Holy Eucharist at Christ Church. If you wish to serve as an EM, contact Kathy Turner firstname.lastname@example.org
Lectors are trained members of the congregation who are scheduled on a rotating basis to read the Scripture lessons at the 9:00 & 11:30 a.m. Sunday Eucharists. To join this ministry, contact Kathy Turner email@example.com.
Online Greeters are a welcoming presence on our Facebook live streams – Contact Laura Williams firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ushers are a highly visible and active group of volunteers at our services. They welcome worshipers, collate and distribute service sheets, regulate the lighting and sound system, post hymn numbers, handle seating arrangements, take up the collection, and assist in other ways as needed. Ushers are needed at all services and usually commit to working at least one Sunday a month. Contact Jeff Bell email@example.com to volunteer for this ministry.