Altar Guild Society Members do the Lord’s housekeeping. One day a week, one month in the year, volunteers dust, sweep and “straighten up” the Sanctuary and Chapel and launder the Altar linens.

Contact: Carole Russo, 910-256-0723, crusso1820@aol.com

Altar Servers Ministry Boys and girls who have received their First Communion and are in 5th grade or older are invited to become Altar Servers, assisting at Masses, weddings and funerals.

Contact: Shelby Hamilton, schamilton4@aol.com

Art and Environment Preparation of the Sanctuary for special liturgies.

Contact: Renee Smith, 910-256-5340, reneerusso@aol.com

Greeters Volunteers offer a friendly greeting and welcome to all who come to Saturday and Sunday Masses.

Contact: Cathie Welch, 910-398-6508, office@stmarkcc.net

Liturgy Committee Assists the pastor in planning the liturgies for all Masses and sacramental services. Includes music, training and scheduling of extraordinary ministers, altar servers, ushers and readers.

Contact: Alex Hill, 910-398-6514, music@stmarkcc.net

Ministers of Holy Communion Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion serve at daily and weekend Masses.

Contact: Ron Probst, 910-620-2717, probstronald@gmail.com

Music and Liturgy This Ministry includes Adult Choirs (Chancel and Contemporary); Resurrection Choir (for funerals); Schola Cantorum (chant); Coro Hispano; Children and Youth Choirs; Handbells; plus Cantors, Organists, and Instrumentalists.

Contact: Alex Hill, Director, 910-398-6514, music@stmarkcc.net

Readers Readers proclaim the Word of God to the congregation at liturgical celebrations including both daily and weekend Masses. A strong voice, clear diction and willingness to read before the congregation are helpful assets.

Contact: Nancy McDowell, 910-763-6869, namcdow@yahoo.com

Sacristans Certified Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion are trained to prepare the sanctuary and altar for the daily, weekend and special liturgies. Sacristans serve on a rotating basis and as available.

Contact: Ron Probst, 910-620-2717, probstronald@gmail.com

Ushers The men and women in this ministry help with seating, take up collections, assist with order at Communion and pass out materials.

Contact: Bill McDonald, 910-452-5629, williamjrmcdonal@bellsouth.net