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Acolytes

A Step Toward Discipleship for Our Children...

Acolyte Registration occurs between May 1 – September 18 each year for rising 4th & 5th graders.

What?
  • HPUMC Acolyte Team
What is an Acolyte?
  • a servant leader,
  • a person that carries the Cross and the Bell Banners into the Sanctuary at the beginning of each service,
  • a child to whom God is so important that he/she wants to show others that they are growing in discipleship,
  • a child who wants to serve our congregation in a meaningful way.
Who?
  • Children who are in 4th & 5th grade
When?
  • Sunday mornings, September through May, (three Acolytes at each of the three Sanctuary services). Acolytes carry in the elements of our faith at the beginning of the service, then are free to go to worship, to Sunday School or to JoyfulSpirit Choir.
Training?
  • Sunday, August 27 - 12:15 - 1:15 pm OR Wednesday, August 30 - 6:00 - 7:00 pm. Training sessions are in the Sanctuary.
My child wants to serve our church.
  • Child's Name
  • Grade in school NEXT year- 2017-2018
  • Your email address
  • Your cell phone #
  • Which service is your first choice
    (8:30, 9:30, 11:00)
  • Which service is your second choice
    (8:30, 9:30, 11:00)
  • Any dates you know you are unavailable
How do we join?
  • Email Email Stephanie Ellis at