Worship Ministries

Altar Guild

Altar Guild

The Altar Guild prepares the altar, communion vessels and the priests' vestments for all services, and maintains them between services. They provide wine and bread for communion. In addition to regular Sunday services, the Altar Guild helps prepare...
Lay Ministers

Lay Ministers

In Episcopal churches, lay people take active roles in our worship services. At St Thomas', these are: Lay Readers Lay Readers read the Bible lessons for the day, and, in services without music, they lead the congregation in reciting the psalms and...
Ushers

Ushers

Ushers welcome all comers to our services in the name of Jesus Christ and help those needing assistance, whether because of unfamiliarity with the service, or due to infirmity. At St Thomas', service as an usher is one of the ministries the Men of...