Episcopal Diocese of Virginia
The Episcopal Church »  |  The Diocese of Virginia

Fellowship

Fellowship and Service opportunities at St. Alban's reflect the vitality and involvement of our parishioners. In addition to the formal committees, members share their time and talents in a variety of other ways, such as:

 

       * Altar Guild - group responsible for setting and clearing the altar for each service
       *All Saints Guild - prepares and serves food for receptions
       * Bazaar - annual fundraiser, featuring crafts, books, toys, jewelry, and bake sale items
       * Bible Study - small group discussion of scripture from current lectionary
       * Callers and Greeters - groups which make newcomers feel welcome
       * Choir - sings at the 10:15 service
       * Coffee Guild - provides refreshments after services
       * Chatting Fingers - craft group working for Bazaar
       * Education for Ministry (EFM)- year-long in-depth study group
       * Episcopal Church Women - chapter of national group
       * Garden Guild - provides upkeep of courtyard and plantings around the church
       * Lectors - read the lesson on Sundays
       * Library - a lending library of religious material
       * Lunch Bunch - social group that meets monthly at a local restaurant or special site
       * Newsletter - monthly publication with church news
       * Nursery - childcare provided during services
       * Pancake Supper - Shrove Tuesday dinner hosted by the Vestry
       * Pantry Guild - maintains stock in kitchen
       * Prayer Groups - parishioners dedicated to daily intentional prayer
       * Rummage Sales - annual fundraisers
       * Sunday School Teachers - teach our children
       * Youth Group - separated into Jr. and Sr. groups for service and social activities