All Ministries

Below you will find all of our committees and ministries at All Saints, as well as the name of the leader and a brief summary of the ministry. If you are interested in serving on any of these teams, please email wendy@allsaints.live or call the church office at (252) 247-6909 during office hours!

​Administrative Volunteers - Led by Wendy Lawson 

The Church Office relies on a volunteer staff of volunteers who help with basic office reception, production of communications, and special projects.

​Altar Guild - Led by Jennifer Potts

This ministry assists the clergy by preparing the altar and altar table for all worship and maintaining and caring for the sacred vessels and altar linens.

Audio/Visual Team - Led by Joshua Martin

The Tech Team serves to enhance the services with sound, slides, and livestreaming.

Caring Ministries - Led by The Rev. Joseph Bruno

The Caring Ministries team assists the pastor by reaching out to members at home, in hospitals or nursing facilities bringing communion, meals as needed, encouragement and support.

Choir - Led by Sherry Malcolm

The choir leads the congregation in praise and worship during the traditional service at 9am and prepare special music during holidays and other occasions as needed.

Community Garden - Led by John Yurko

The community garden provides a area of ground suitable for growing vegetables and flowers and is available to members of the church as well as community members at no cost.

Facilities - Led by Bob Lawson

Maintaining the church, church office, and grounds in good running order and appaearance is a continuous job that takes many volunteers to accomplish.

Finance Committee/Counters/Signers - Led by Charles Laughinghouse

The Finance Committee maintains the financial stability of the church. This team also supports the Vestry by providing financial and process analysis and recommendations.

Hospitality Team - Led by Carol Wray

The Hospitality Team is tasked with the responsibility of reaching out with kindness and service facilitating special events, picnics, dinners, holiday activities, Sunday fellowship hour, and more.

International Missions - Led by Henri McClees

This outreach committee seeks to provide information and opportunities for members to respond to the Great Commission. "Go therefore and make disciples of all nations."

Lay Readers/Acolytes/Chalicers - Led by Sheri Laughinghouse

Lay readers, acolytes, and chalicers serve on the altar during all services, assisting the pastor with communion, reading the Word, and helping to maintain and important part of our traditions.

Local Outreach - Led by Wendy Lawson 

Local Outreach reacts to the needs of the community in the areas of food support, caring ministry to nursing home residents, hospice and cancer patients, physical and safety needs in the homes of elderly members through Sons of Stephen, and working with NCPacks4Patriots to send caring touches to military overseas. The Knitting and Crochet Ministry touches not only the elderly, by children in the Head Start programs and Appalachian project for Christmas.

Men's Discipleship - Led by Frank Schreier

Men's Discipleship focuses on teaching/helping men to be men, building relationship with others, understanding what God's Word teaches about men and what it means to be a man. This group strives to help men grow spiritually in God's Word.

Nursery - Leader Needed

Nursery volunteers provide a safe and fun environment for babies through three years while parents and adults can be fully present with God during a worship service.

Prayer Ministries - Led by Normandie Fischer

The Prayer Team is is called to pray for the body of Christ as a whole, to minister God's healing, peace, and joy, and to intercede for the lost.

Sunday School - Leader Needed

Sunday school is children ages 4 through 11. This ministry also provides special events during the year for children and their families, including movie nights, packing boxes for Operation Christmas Child, the Jesse Tree, and outdoor exploration and picnics at Camp Albemarle. 

Vestry - Led by Stephen Sutton

The Vestry is a board of nine members who come together monthly to oversee the financial affairs of the church, maintenance of properties, and insurance of compliance with All Saints' ecclesiastical jurisdiction, the Anglican Church in North America. Election of new Vestry members occurs in January of each year at our Annual Meeting.

Welcome Team  - Led by Jinx Gilmore, Verda Phillips, and Chris Barnes

This team is responsible for welcoming those who visit ASAC and helping them step through the process to new membership. Ushers and Greeters play an important role in this ministry by being the first faces of the Welcome Committee.

 

Women's Discipleship - Led by Katie Linka

The Women's Discipleship group is called to shepherd and provide for the spiritual care and growth of the women of All Saints through small group gatherings in the church or members' homes.

Worship Team - Led by Jessi Martin

Th Worship Team is responsible for leading the musical elements of the contemporary service at 10:30 AM. This team meets on Thursday evenings to spend time together in prayer and reading God's Word, as well as rehearing music for Sunday and any special events.

Youth Group - Led by Judah and Chanda McNiel

The Youth Group offers youth a space to explore their walk with Christ, express their thoughts and feelings, and learn about the Bible from Christ-following adults. This group has weekly Wednesday night gatherings and the occasional special event.