These dedicated teams care for the Altar – the symbolic table and center of our community – and other liturgical furnishings and appointments.
Lay Eucharistic Visitors
The Eucharistic Visitor Ministry brings the reserve sacrament (communion) to members of the Saint Mark’s community who are home bound and cannot attend Sunday worship service.
“Stephen Ministry,” provides congregations with the training, resources, and ongoing support to organize and equip a team of lay caregivers – called Stephen Ministers – in the congregation.
Lay Readers and Chalice Bearers
These lay people assist with numerous functions during worship. Training manuals, current schedules and online resources are found here.
Lay Liturgical Ministers Resources
This page includes manuals, liturgical customaries, and guides to Biblical pronunciation, hymnody, and homiletics.