The Ely United Methodist Church Worship Committee helps to develop insights for enhancing the worship experience for the congregation. The committee's responsibilities include caring for the Communion Table on the first Sunday of each month, planning and scheduling musicians and special music for worship services, and planning and leading a worship service once each quarter if interested.

The Worship Committee meets once each quarter and reports to the Administrative Council.

  • Head Usher:
    Care for: Ushers signing up throughout the year
    Care for: Ushers having guidelines for ushering, available as resource
    Care for: Acolyte instructions being made available to ushers, as resource
    Provide Acolyte training to new youth Member of the Worship Committee

  • Communion Stewards:
    Prepare Communion Meal first Sunday of each month
    Clean Communion Table & Utensils following Worship Service
    Member of Worship Committee

  • Hospitality Person(s):
    Coordinate Funeral Refreshments/Fellowship time
    Coordinate helpers for Funeral Services Refreshment/ Fellowship time
    Coordinate set up and clean up for Funeral Service Fellowship time
    Member of Nurture & Membership Committee

  • Nursery Coordinator:
    Establish and Call list of Volunteers to supervise Nursery Sunday mornings
    Schedule at least a Full month or more out so it can be placed in the Newsletter
    Keep Church Office updated so names can be put in bulletin
    Member of Worship Committee

    The sanctuary decorated for Easter Service

    The sanctuary decorated for Christmas and Christmas Eve Services