Definitions for "ALTAR GUILD"
The wonderful, dedicated people who assist the Pastor in preparations for the liturgies and clean up afterward. Members of the Altar Guild are specifically responsible for preparing the communion.
a group of friendly, dedicated people who share a special bond in their commitment to preparing the church sanctuary for worship throughout the year
A group of laypersons who are charged with the care and cleaning of all that goes on the altar (bread, wine, cloths, chalices, etc.) and with the decoration of the church (flowers, candles, vestments, etc.).