Serving the Church

Worship Assistants

They assist the pastor in leading worship at every service. If interested contact Pastor Brian.

Communion Assistants

They assist the pastor and the worship assistant in the distribution of Holy Communion at each service. Contact Mary O’Connor (410-757-1652,


They lead worship by chanting the opening liturgy and the psalms for each service. Contact: Jim Turk at 240-460-0344 or Charles King at 410-757-1652,


For each service the Lector reads one or more of the assigned lessons for the day. Contact: Pastor Brian or Mary O’Connor at 410-757-1652.


They make sure the church building is ready for worship, they hand out the worship bulletins, receive the offering, assist people in taking Holy Communion and any other tasks that the pastor may need them to carry out so that the worship service goes smoothly. Contact: Jim Wapshott (410-647-0028,


Our greeters are the first line of welcoming people to our church. They stand at the front door to welcome everyone coming for worship and during the welcoming portion of the worship service give to each guest family a Welcome Bag that explains all of the ministries of St. Paul. Contact: Jim Wapshott (410-647-0028,

Altar Guild

Members of the Altar Guild prepare the Altar for worship, setup the flowers, prepare the Communion ware, and assist the pastor with his vestments. Following the service they prepare the flowers either to be taken to the sick or given to the person who has donated them for that service.


Here at St. Paul we provide a fully-equipped nursery for your use during services (staffed by volunteers during the 10:30am service).  Please contact Heather Rosenkoetter to support this important ministry to our parents. For more information, contact Heather at 410-858-7676 or

Coffee Hour

Please come and join us in Luther Hall for refreshments and fellowship following both Sunday worship services.  If you would like to help by bringing refreshments and setting up, a sign-up sheet is available in Luther Hall.  For more information , contact Claudia Breeden (410-757-1791,