Ministry Support

Each Sunday, the time and talents of Good Shepherd members help to enrich services (and help them run in the first place!)

Sign up to help make Sundays happen HERE.

We ask members to serve in ways that best fit them as able. Contact the Church Office to learn more about getting involved! office@goodshepherddecorah.org

Assisting Minister: Sundays: Reads prayers and serves communion during service. Meets with Presiding Minister at 9:10 am to review service flow.

– Wednesday nights: Assists with readings and prayers. Meets with Presiding Minister 20 minutes before worship.

Reader: Reads scriptures during the service. Meets with Presiding Minister at 9:10 am to review service flow.

Cantor: Sunday: Leads congregation in singing the Kyrie, Psalm, and acclamations during the service. Meets with Presiding Minister at 9:10 am to review service flow.

– Wednesday Nights: leads sung liturgy. Meets with Presiding Minister 20 minutes before worship.

Ushers: Arrive at 9:10 am to greet worshippers. Passes and presents offering plates. Guides flow to Communion. Counts offering and drops at bank deposit box following service. 2-hour commitment

Fellowship: Preparation and service set up of coffee and treats for the Fellowship Hour following the worship service. Clean up of Fellowship Hall and Kitchen after. 1.5-hour commitment