Description of Task: Aid in robing of acolytes and Worship Assistant prior to the service. Confirm with Pastor and communicate any special responsibilities prior to the service. Check in reader and communion assistants prior to the service and assign communion responsibilities (station, bread, wine, etc.) Recruit all substitutes required prior to the service as needed. Oversee distribution of communion ensuring servers have adequate bread and wine. Unlock the outside church doors prior to service. Check the Bible at the pulpit to make sure it is set to the correct lessons for the reader. Light Paschal Candle on Baptismal Sundays.
Time Anticipated: One one/half hours per week. 20 weeks per year.
The Sacristy Assistant will prepare the communion bread and wine and direct the communion givers during the worship service.