1. What is the role of church ushers?

The church usher role is one of many different roles in the system of church hospitality.  They help create a great hospitality experience that your first time church visitor or long term member will have on a given day.

2. Areas of responsibility for the role of church ushers

Generally, the ministry of church ushers focuses on the following areas of responsibilities

  • Assist in the seating members and visitors
  • Provide care for the needs of the Pauline Fathers during the service.
  • Attend to the needs of the visiting speaker or guests of honor.
  • Maintain the decorum of the service, according to the church’s tradition.
  • Watch for the safety of the congregation and acting as the line of first response to medical emergencies.
  • Collect offering.
  • Attend to altar ministry or response ministry as people respond to the sermon’s invitation.

For a day in thy courts is better than a thousand. I had rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of wickedness

Psalms 84:10


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Our Leaders

Waldemar Lesniewski – Leader
Fr. John Kolmaga – Leader/Chaplain