They welcome visitors and church members as they arrive for worship. They are the first people visitors encounter at St Thomas.
Intercessory prayers are led by lay people during the Eucharist.
They assist the priest during communion by administering the bread. They are appointed by the Rector.
They greet people as they enter the church, and hand out service bulletins. They also pass the collection plate through the pews during the Offering.
They do the bible readings during worship each Sunday.
The St. Thomas Altar Guild is a team of twenty-one dedicated women responsible to our Rector for the care of the Sanctuary, and preparation of the altar and communion materials.