Opportunities to Serve

Christ Church has various lay ministries which provide opportunities for parishioners to use their time and talents to serve in the life of the church:


On Sunday mornings you may see a Crucifer and two torch bearers who help facilitate worship for congregants by carrying the cross and candles down the aisle and assisting the priest at the communion table. If you are ten years old or older and are interested in serving on this team, please contact Thom Hunter.

Altar Guild

This team takes care that the altar is prepared for the services on Sundays and throughout the week. Altar Guild welcomes volunteers…men or women.  Training at your convenience and scheduling that fits your personal life. Above all, a blessing not only to you but the clergy, the church and God. Please contact Melanie Gerber with any questions.

Altar Flowers

When indoor services resume, bouquets are crafted each week by volunteers for display on the altar. If you would like to be involved in this ministry, please contact Katherine Smith.

AV Team

Experience with a sound board is preferred but not necessary, as training will be provided. If you are interested in serving on this team, please contact Michael Nichols.


This team helps coordinate meal trains, plan church potlucks, and welcomes parishioners on Sundays. If you are interested in serving on this team, please contact Mary Brinkerhoff.

Music Ministry / Choir

A team of musicians provides accompaniment for Sunday services.There are also two newly formed choirs, an adult choir and a children's choir. If you are interested in contributing musically, please contact Jeff Fish.


On Sundays during services and catechesis, volunteers play with the littlest members of our parish. If you are interested in volunteering in the nursery, please contact Allison Buras. A background check and training will be required. 


Outdoor Gardener Volunteer

We are looking for a volunteer to help with the watering and maintenance of the flower beds around our parish building. If interested in helping, please contact admin@christchurchwaco.org

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Any parishioner who is crafty, or would like to use your hands to work for Jesus Is invited to contribute by making prayer shawls for brothers or sisters who are going through difficult seasons. Please contact Ann Orgeron to get involved.

Scripture Readers

Reading the Scripture on Sunday morning is a great way to participate in the liturgy at Christ Church.  If you have any interest in reading, please contact our reading coordinator, Matt Williams.

Slides/Clicker Team

The slide team is looking for volunteers to take one Sunday a month to click through the slides for the 9 AM liturgy. If you are interested in coordinating the volunteers or being a volunteer with this team, please contact Fr Jonathan.