Altar Guild

 

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All Saints’ Altar Guild Purpose

We are a fellowship ministry of the parish. Our purpose is to render, with dedication and loving attention to detail, all Holy Housework needed for liturgy and worship at All Saints’ with an intention of creating a sacred environment of trust, peace, hope, charity and love, all for the greater glory of God.

 

What Do We Do and How Are We Organized?

Our Altar Guild works in assigned teams designated for the month. Each team has an experienced leader.

Set-up is done on Saturdays for the Sunday services, and schedules are arranged to change between services and the clean up duties after the last service.

New members receive training and guidance from the team members, as well as available manuals and illustrations and check lists to ensure the correct steps are completed. It’s an easy process.

Each month, there are end-of-month cleaning duties. Working with a team results in a comfortable atmosphere where we learn and expand our knowledge of worship. Our team leaders set up schedules to accommodate our lifestyles and sharing the duties makes this a rewarding fulfillment of expanding our faith and contributing to the family at All Saints’. If you are interested in this ministry at All Saints’, contact the Altar Guild Directress, Betsy Watson @ 863-688-2162.

 

Our Prayer

O Lord Jesus Christ, be among us as we carry out the duties of All Saints' Altar Guild. Guide our minds to right intentions, our hands to devoted work, and our hearts to imitate your love. As we go about the sanctuary labors, may we find your peace flowing through us.

 

Scripture Readings for Sunday, August 27

First Lesson Deuteronomy 8:6-20
Psalm Psalm 146
Second Lesson Acts 4:32-36
The Holy Gospel Matthew 19:16-26

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Upcoming Events

22
Aug
Date: 22 August 2017
Outing to Chef T's on Gary Rd.

22
Aug
Date: 22 August 2017
John Classroom

23
Aug
All Saints Episcopal Church
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Lakeland
Date: 23 August 2017
Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Fr. Reid

23
Aug
Lakeland
Date: 23 August 2017
OSL Healing Service

23
Aug
Date: 23 August 2017
We will meet from 6-7 p.m. on the children's floor with group times Bible story and activities (kid's club)

23
Aug
Date: 23 August 2017
Our 3 year olds through 1st graders will meet for choir during 6:35-7 p.m. 

24
Aug
Date: 24 August 2017
Ladies nights starts back up!

25
Aug
All Saint's Episcopal Church
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Lakeland
Date: 25 August 2017
Friday Morning Men's Bible Study with Fr. Reid

26
Aug
Date: 26 August 2017

27
Aug
Date: 27 August 2017
We are hosting CPR/AED training on Sunday, August 27 at 1:00 p.m. youth floor. The cost for certification is $34 per person. If you are

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