Worship Committee

Chair:  Barbara Rogers


The purpose of the Worship Committee is to be responsible for the overall conduct of the regular worship of the congregation, together with any special services, which may be held from time to time, providing for necessary aids in the conducting of such worship.


The duties of the Worship Committee shall include the following:

  1. Provide the appropriate physical atmosphere for worship, such as proper temperature, arrangement of furniture, placement of flowers and other decorations, hymnals, and Bibles in the pews.

  2. Encourage the participation of youth in worship, as well as attendance of all members at worship.

  3. Interpret to the congregation the meaning and nature of public worship.

  4. Provide guidelines for the conduct of special services, such as weddings, and funerals.

  5. Keep the church’s musical instruments in good working order and recommend sale of or purchase of instruments where appropriate.

  6. Provide ushers for all worship services and instruct them in their duties.

  7. Provide liturgists as needed for worship service and instruct them in their duties.

  8. Prepare the sacraments in consultation with the pastor(s).

  9. Make provisions for devotionals at the regular meetings of the Session.

  10. Arrange for pulpit supply as needed and host visiting pastors.

  11. Record attendance at all worship services.

  12. Make sure the Sanctuary is left in good order after all services/usage of any kind.

  13. Provide supervision of music staff (e.g., Choir director and Organist) and provide input to the Personnel Committee for the purpose of annual performance evaluation.

The hours for worship and other activities each Sunday at Hunter Presbyterian are as follows:


Time: Service:

8:45 AM Worship with communion

9:30 AM Sunday School for all ages

10:30 AM Fellowship and Coffee (in Fellowship Hall)

11:00 AM Worship with Music & First Sunday Communiton

During some of the summer months each year, there will be one 11:00 AM worship service and there will not be Sunday School classes or coffee/ fellowship.  The beginning and end of this schedule will be in the announcements, and also posted in the monthly newsletter, and the weekly bulletin, and on the front doors to the sanctuary.  The above times and schedule will resume usually on the first Sunday in September each year.

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