What is a Deacon?
The office of deacon as set forth in Scripture is one of sympathy, witness, and service after the example of Jesus Christ. Persons of spiritual character, honest repute, of exemplary lives, brotherly and sisterly love, warm sympathies, and sound judgment should be chosen for this office. –Book of Order G-6.0400
Deacons serve Christ and provide pastoral support through
- Working closely with our Parish Nurse
- Home Communion
- Visiting those who are homebound or hospitalized
- Sending birthday cards
- Bringing Easter and Christmas flowers to parishioners unable to attend church
- Hosting memorial receptions
- Providing ongoing education and scholarships
- Van Ministries
- Meal Trains
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