Liturgical Ministries

Acolytes

Altar servers, adult and youth, are essential aids in Orthodox Christian liturgical worship. This ministry is offered by men and boys mature enough to maintain dignified service in the sacred space of the Holy Altar. Please contact Saint Basil clergy to inquire if you are interested in serving as an acolyte.

Sextons

Sextons are responsible for the maintenance and preparedness of the sacred space of the Holy Altar and entire sanctuary. Please contact Saint Basil clergy if you are interested in serving as a sexton.

Chanters

Orthodox Christian tradition expressed in the United States of America maintains the experience of liturgical music being led by both chanters and choirs. Saint Basil chanters lead the liturgical music of many services. If you have been trained as a chanter or are interested in learning how to chant, please contact St. Basil clergy.

Choir

Orthodox Christian tradition expressed in the United States of America maintains the experience of liturgical music being led by both chanters and choirs. The Saint Basil choir leads the liturgical music in the Sunday Divine Liturgy, with the exception of the summer months. If you are interested in joining the choir, please contact the church office. No previous musical training is required.

Church Ushers

Church ushers serve to welcome community members and guest upon their arrival at the liturgical services. In addition to being the first experience of Saint Basil hospitality, our ushers are available to assist the faithful during services in any way possible. If you are interested in serving as a church usher, please contact the church office.

Saint Martha Altar Guild

The Saint Martha Altar Guild serves in the cleaning and maintenance of many ecclesiastical items used in the liturgical services of the Church. If you are interested in participating in this necessary and blessed ministry, please contact the church office.