Ministry Position Description

Altar Guild

Updated June 6, 2019


Purpose

  • The altar guild prepares communion on the second and fourth weekends of the month, and ensures that candles on the chancel are refilled.


Projected Time Requirements

  • One hour on Friday or Saturday to prepare communion and refill candles

  • 15 minutes prior to each service to refill communion.


Specific Duties

  • Refill candles with oil on the chancel.

  • Fill either cups or goblets with wine and apple juice for communion.

  • Prepare communion wafers for communion.


Volunteering and Availability

  • Training for this position is available anytime.

  • Contact Jen Watts in the church office at 651-463-4100 or email at jen@farmingtonlutheran.com