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Programs - Volunteer Opportunities
Listed below are some ways you may share in our Worship leadership:
The Altar Guild
Members work in teams to prepare the altar and church for all worship, including weddings and funerals.
Singing and musical leadership each Sunday morning and for extra worship, especially at Christmas and Easter. The choir meets for rehearsal on Thursdays 7:30 - 9:30pm
Help administer communion on Sundays mornings. Authorized for a two-year period, assistants administer the elements as part of the liturgy team on a regular basis.
A lively group of guitar players and other instrumental musicians who play during the Sunday 9:30 am worship
Leadership for Children's Music and the Performing Arts
Accompany or help with leadership for this group.
Lead Prayers of the People
Prepare and offer the Prayers of the People during worship on a regularly scheduled basis. (Approximately 8 times per year)
Read the assigned weekly bible lesson during the services, on a regularly scheduled basis.
Assist in the Sanctuary during worship. Adults serve Sundays at 8:00 am. Youth, grade 5 and up, serve at 9:30 am.
Welcome everyone who passes through the doors of St. Christopher's on Sunday morning. Members greet and show people around introducing them to others. They also help seat and assist the congregation during worship, and interact with everyone, especially new people, at coffee time.
Be part of a team that leads worship at nursing and retirement homes. Several teams rotate on Sunday mornings.
There are many other opportunities for you to get involved:
Fit for Service
A low-impact exercise program taught by a certified instructor each Monday, Wednesday, and Friday morning (9:30 - 10:30 am).
This fellowship group for retired gentlemen meets for sherry at 11:45 am, then lunch, followed by a variety of guest speakers. This group meets every 5 or 6 weeks. Watch the bulletin for dates.
Men's Cooking Group
A group for men to learn the basics of cooking, and enjoy a time of fellowship. Meets monthly.
Seniors Afternoon Social
From 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Come and enjoy games and cards or just chat and have refreshments.
We operate a free clothing store in Room 3 & 4 each Tuesday from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Thursday from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm and Saturday from 10:00am - Noon. Come check us out and if you would like to be on a roster to be a host or to help sort the clothes speak with Gloria Campbell. Click here.
Kids' Club/Tween Club
An after-school program for school-aged children on Tuesdays beginning at 4:00 pm and ending with supper at 6:00 pm.
Activities are varied, tailored to each age group, and includes a snack.
Come join us for supper each Tuesday night, open to everyone. Help with set up, cooking, or clean up would be appreciated. Pay what you can to cover costs. Invite your friends and neighbours. Supper is served at 6:00 pm. For more information, click here.
10:00 - 11:30 every Wednesday morning; a drop-in program for parents and preschoolers. Enjoy circle time, active play and a healthy snack. Speak with Rachel Courey for more information 905.634.1809.
If you like books and reading and would enjoy feisty discussion, please join us on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 1:00 pm in the Family Room.
An exciting after school performing arts club for children (age 6+) and teens; Mondays 4:30pm -6pm. Please speak to Andy or Allison for more information or click here.
Group Guitar Rehearsal
If you would like to be part of the guitar group that provides music for the Sunday 9:30 am worship , join with John Stephen in the Pre School Room on Thursdays at 6:30. Click here
In addition to providing musical leadership for the 9:30 am Sunday worship, the choir also performs special music for Christmas and Easter and other concerts throughout the year. Weekly rehearsals are at 7:30 pm. Click here for more information.
Meets occasionally for various activities. Watch the Bulletin Announcements for upcoming events.
Halton Fresh Food Box
This program provides good value and quality for health to the Halton community. Packing and distribution is every third Tuesday of the month. Help is always needed. Click here for more information.
If you are interested in volunteering in any of these areas, click here