St. Paul's Church Pastoral Care Groups

Altar Guild
Altar Guild

Teams prepare the altar area and church for each worship service. Duties include setting up the wine and wafers, candles, holy water, altar linens, priest's robes, etc.. Volunteers are needed. Contact Nancy Brantly at (863) 299-7026 for more information.

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Flower Guild
Flower Guild

Teams are responsible for weekly and special event flower arrangements as well as decorating the church for our Easter and Christmas services. Volunteers are needed. Please contact Linda Collier at (863) 294-5140 for more information.

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Choir
Choir

This wonderful group sings and leads worship during the Sunday 10:30 am service and special events such as Advent Lessons & Carols, Christmas Eve services, and Easter services. Singers are wanted! Contact our Organist/Choirmaster Bill DeTurk at (863) 678-0923 for more information.

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Ushers/Greeters
Ushers/Greeters

These volunteers bring forward communion and take up contributions as well as assist parishioners with their needs during the service. Their responsibility is to see that everyone is greeted and made to feel welcome. Leader and volunteers are needed. Contact Jere Lyn Shumate at (863) 294-8888 for more information

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Lectors
Lectors

The Lector publicly proclaims Holy Scripture, particularly the Old Testament as part of our worship Service. The Lector is required to be a good reader and a passionate speaker. For more information on becoming a Lector, please contact Fr. Paul Head at (863) 307-1432.

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Acolytes
Acolytes

The acolytes prepare for the service by lighting the candles and then leads all processions in the church. They also assist in ringing the bells, bringing the offerings to the altar and assisting the subdeacon in preparing and clearing the Altar at the Eucharist. Anyone grades 3 to12 are invited to participate in this important ministry. Contact Fr. Paul Head at (863) 307-1432.

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Chalice Bearers
Chalice Bearers

This group administers the chalice during the Eucharistic services. Volunteers are needed. Please contact Deacon Susan Hansell at (863) 324-1786 for information on becoming a Chalice Bearer.

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Eucharistic Visitors
Eucharistic Visitors

This group takes the Eucharist every Sunday after church to our Homebound members. For more information please contact Deacon Susan Hansell at (863) 324-1786.

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Subdeacon
Subdeacon

The subdeacon reads the New Testament Epistle, assists the deacon in reading the Gospel, and assists in preparing and clearing the Altar for Eucharist. This is a lay position and volunteers are needed. For more information, Please contact Deacon Susan Hansell at (863) 324-1786 for information on becoming a subdeacon.

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