Groups

Ministries List
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Committee/Group Activity/Function Contact
Anglican Church Men’s Society (ACMS)

Men

Brings the men of the church together in a common effort to promote the glory of God, to help forward the work of the Church and to emphasize family life and the responsibility of fatherhood Parish Office 640-4429
Bible Study
Bible
To foster knowledge and understanding of the Word of God and so better equip members for Christian living. Parish Office 640-4429

 

Building and Lands Committee

Building

Manages the properties of the parish ensuring that rental revenues and taxes are properly administered, properties are well maintained and records of title are kept up-to-date. Parish Office 640-4429
Caring Committee

Caring

Visits are made to the sick at home and at hospitals, offering prayers and comfort in their time of need. Visits are also made to shut-ins, arranging assistance where possible. Parish Office 640-4429
Education Committee

Edu

Organizes the educational programmes in the parish including Christian Education in parish schools and Government schools. Parish Office 640-4429
Finance Committee

Finance

Complies the annual budget, administers funds in accordance with regulations and Vestry guidelines, arranges for collection, security and banking of monies, prepares monthly statements, manages Investments and other financial matters. Parish Office 640-4429
Intercessory PrayerPrayer

Group

To pray with and for those in need, including the sick, shut-ins, the bereaved and others Parish Office 640-4429
Mothers’ Union

MU

Promotes the well-being of families and all that strengthens Christian family life and the vital role of women in Christian fellowship. The Mothers’ Union is a worldwide Anglican organization which provides helpful support to churches and the community. Parish Office 640-4429

 

Music/ChoirChoir St. Mary’s has a vibrant musical ministry with three main choirs. The traditional choir, the St. and the youth choir sing at Sunday and other special services. The choirs also participate in various parish conceits and regional festivals Parish Office 640-4429

 

Sanctuary GuildSantuary Custodians of the sacristy supplies. Maintains a clean and uplifting environment within the sanctuary, prepares the altar and its immediate surroundings for services and cares for communion tableware and vessels. Parish Office 640-4429
Social Outreach Committee

social outreach

Addresses social and financial needs on a local and global basis, directing resources to various missions or individuals as deemed necessary. Parish Office 640-4429
Special Events Committee

Planning

Arranges and organizes the major fellowship and fund raising events of the parish including harvest thanksgiving and the parish country fair. Parish Office 640-4429
Stewardship Committee

stewardship

Organizes the stewardship programme of the parish, encourages members to pledge through the stewardship programme, collates financial information relative to stewardship revenue, liaises with the finance committee in the preparation of the budget. Parish Office 640-4429
Worship Committee

Bible

Advises the Vestry on times of services and structure of services in the parish, arranges and coordinates Sunday school classes, and coordinates and arranges for lay readers. Parish Office 640-4429
Youth Group

Some Youth

Provides a forum for young people of the parish to participate in group activities including sport, discussions, bible study, music and other social fellowship activities. Parish Office 640-4429