Acolytes & Servers
This ministry is an intergenerational effort (children are invited to participate as they are able) and allows both children and adults the opportunity to assist in creating meaningful worship experiences for our congregation.
Acolytes and servers participate in our service worship service as torch bearers, crucifers (carrying the cross), and by assisting at the altar. This inclu…Read More »
The Altar Guild serves St. Paul's by preparing the altar and church for all services. The duties include polishing the brass and silver, refilling/replacing candles (torch oil & wicks), changing the hangings according to the season or service needs, cleaning and ironing all linens, and preparing the Eucharistic Vessels with bread and wine.
Buildings & Grounds
Maintenance & Beautification
The Vestry of St. Paul's has responsibility for the maintenance and care of the buildings and grounds of St. Paul's. The Jr. Warden oversees such work on behalf of the Vestry. The work ranges from contacting and overseeing the work of outside contractors to the organization of clean up days. The Jr. Warden calls upon parishioners to support this work…Read More »
Chrismons meet on the first and third Mondays of each month. We are a crew of 6-12 members who make ornaments for the Chrismon tree at Christmas, and crosses to give out for special services, such as Ash Wednesday and Palm Sunday. The Brotherhood gives crosses to our Meals on Wheels clients at Christmas. Crosses will be placed in the gift bags for new visitors to St. Paul's, and …Read More »
Our Communications Committee oversees the various forms of communications that St. Paul's uses to reach both current, new, and potential members. Members assist the Rector and the Parish Administrator in overseeing and updating the website, social media, newsletter, and all other aspects of communication used within our parish.
The Kitchen Guild assures that the kitchen gets cleaned regularly and keeps all the kitchen supplies stocked so they are available as needed. This group has been known to finish its monthly work day with a trip to a local eatery for lunch.
The Special Events Committee is responsible for arranging and providing refreshments for special events at our c…Read More »
Outreach & Social Justice
The Outreach and Social Justice Committee identifies and shares with the parish opportunities to serve as Christ would serve in our community and throughout the world by promoting Christian Service, programs and projects. Parish projects such as the Lenten Fundraiser for Selma Middle School, Food Pantry Drive, and Stop Hunger Now are some examples of ministries carried out by thi…Read More »
Stewardship & Finance
The Stewardship Committee promotes the year-round education and understanding of Stewardship in the parish. This includes all the ways we share and give thanks for the gifts God has given us. Using the time, talent, and treasure we have, we support God's work through the Church. This committee oversees and carries out all activities associated with our annu…Read More »
This Committee oversees the planning and preparation for our various seasons of worship, and special worship opportunities. Led by the Rector this work is focused on creating a worship space and encounter that is both welcoming and transformational. With the exception of special worship events, this committee meets quarterly.