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ALTAR LINEN CARE

Care for the linens used at the sacred liturgy. Activities include washing, pressing and cleaning of purificators, corporals and all other linens used for the sacred liturgy as necessary. Linens are retrieved on a regular schedule, cleaned and returned to the church. Meetings are held as needed.

Contact altarlinens@stthomasmore.org for more information.

ALTAR SERVERS (GRADES 4-12)

Serve at the altar and assist the priest and deacon with sincere devotion and decorum in the spirit of the liturgy. Carry the incense, processional cross, lighted candles at daily and weekend Eucharistic celebrations, sacraments, funeral Masses, benediction and prayer services. Training sessions are held for new servers and for current altar servers interested in additional responsibilities.

Contact altarservers@stthomasmore.org for more information.

AMERICAN HERITAGE GIRLS (GIRLS IN GRADES K-8)

Promote integrity through service to God, family, community and country. Meetings, achievement badge program, community service and citizenship programs and religious awards program. Meetings vary by troop as to day, time and location.

ANGEL TREE PROJECT

Provide gifts for children of prisoners in order to help make Christmas come alive for them. Volunteers purchase and wrap a gift for a child and return to the Angel Tree tables in the church narthex. Gifts are recorded and then delivered to the children just before Christmas. Meetings are held September to December for planning and carrying out the project.

Contact angeltree@stthomasmore.org for more information.