WORSHIP & MINISTRIES
Worship & Hospitality Ministries
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The Worship & Hospitality Ministries work to make each worship experience meaningful and welcoming , bringing alive the message of God’s love for us through Christ, and enabling us to go forth into the world to live out our faith.
Leader: DyAnn St. Clair
Worship Production/Media Ministry Team
Worship Producer: Linda Hall
This team provides technical support for worship and special services and other special events. Help set up the required sound equipment, run the sound board, run the worship computer screens, help with creation/design of graphics, work on the web site, and help with lighting of special performances. Training is provided.
**NOW DEVELOPING** Video Production Team - camera work, video editing. Call Linda Hall if you have video experience or would like to join this exciting new team! (see below)
**NEW** Video Production Team
Seeking leader and crew (see Linda Hall, Worship Producer)
EXCITING NEW OPPORTUNITIES TO SERVE COMING SOON TO ORCHARD! Orchard will soon have the ability to video record worship services and will be moving toward production of quality in-house videos. If you have experience in video production, videography, video editing, or are tech savvy and would like to learn, please contact Linda Hall to see where you might fit in the new Video Production Team. We are specifically looking for someone with experience to help lead us in this new direction!
Leader: Scott Adamowski
We see our ushers as ambassadors for Orchard. Their kindness and helpfulness are essential when leading our worshippers to a pew, handing out bulletins, collecting the offering, etc. at each worship service. Training is provided.
Worship Leader Team
Leader: Barbara DeGrazia
This is an important role in our Sunday worship services. These individuals help set the tone and assist in leading the congregation in worship. Training is provided.
Acolyte and Candle Preparation Team
Leaders: Alyson Gay and Lisa Jackson
Schedule and train youth (7th – 12th grades) for acolyte service and prepare candles for worship and weddings.
Communion Preparation Team
Leaders: Lesley Bonsky and Jackie Lawrence
Prepare the elements and the altar for communion once per month (and special services as required). Training is provided.
Leader: Cathy Albery
Participate in dramas on stage and/or backstage for Sunday worship services or other programs as needed.
Altar and Arts Team
Leader: Linda Hall
This team helps create the worship environment by adding visual texture to our multi-sensory worship experiences. They design and dress the altar, decorate the sanctuary and other areas to reflect the different liturgical seasons and for special events.
Collection Counter Team
Leader: Ross Arseneau
Two people are needed each Sunday to count the offering and make the deposit after worship. Training is provided.