For the Deacons

Information for the Deacons, including important dates and notes for deacon training classes. To see the overview of Pastoral Care and a Deacon’s call, Pastoral Care contacts, the current Board of Deacons, and the Deacons’ areas of ministry, see the Pastoral Care page.


Important Dates 2018

DEACON-ELECTS

Examination by the Session and Share your Statement of Discernment & Call:

Thursday September 20; 7:00PM, Assembly Room

New Deacons Ordained and Installed: Sunday Sept 23, 11:00AM

ALL DEACONS 

The Deacon Retreat: Sunday October 14; 12:15 – 2:00PM; Assembly Room, lunch included

Advent Service of Remembrance: Sunday December 9; 2:00PM; Chapel

Poinsettia Delivery: Sunday December 16; after worship; delivered to ill, homebound, and bereaved members

Deacon Education: Scheduled quarterly

Training Notes

Word and PDF documents with notes from our training classes.

Feb 2018 Deacon Prayer Walk

How to Pray for Wholeness

The Basics of Prayer_Handout

How We Think about Prayer_Handout

Loss Related to Aging

Visitation Workshop

Visitation Being the Presence of Christ

Ministry to Those Experiencing Grief

Communion Schedule 2018-2019

(Sundays 9:15 & 11:00AM unless otherwise noted)

 2018

  • July 1, 10AM only
  • August 5, 10AM only
  • September 2, 10AM only
  • October 7, World Communion
  • November 4
  • December 2, Advent I
  • Thursday, December 13, 3:00 service @ Windrows (Deacons)
  • Tuesday, December 18, 3:00 service @ Stonebridge (Deacons)
  • Monday, December 24, Christmas Eve – 7PM

2019

  • January 6
  • February 3

NOTE: No communion on March 3

  • March 6, Ash Wednesday – Noon
  • March 10, Lent I
  • Thursday, April 11, 3:00 service @ Windrows (Deacons)
  • Tuesday, April 16, 3:00 service @ Stonebridge (Deacons)
  • April 18, Maundy Thursday – Noon & 7:30
  • May 5
  • June 2, 10AM only
  • July 7, 10AM only
  • August 4, 10AM only
  • September 1, 10AM only