Lay members of St. Anskar’s participate in the worship of our Lord in a number of ways. If you are interested in serving, please talk to Joanne Carpentier-Kasner about how to get involved.

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Acolytes grade 4 and up, serve at Sunday and weekday services, weddings, and other special services.


Lay Readers are specially trained and licensed by the Diocese for leading prayers at Holy Eucharist and other services.


Eucharistic Ministers assist the clergy in administering the sacraments.


Altar Guild members are responsible for the care of the altar, sacred vessels and vestments, and for preparation and decoration of the church for all services.


Greeters / Ushers welcome parishioners and visitors, gather the offerings, and guide communicants to the altar rail.


Coffee Hour Hosts help set up coffee and refreshments for our time of fellowship following the worship service.