Church of Our Saviour
Middleborough, Massachusetts
Programs
The Acolytes are a dedicated group of young people in the church that assist the Rector in the weekly services.  Children in fifth grade or older are invited to join this important ministry.

The St. Margaret's Altar Guild is a shared ministry of women and men responsible for the preparation of the altar for the celebration of the Holy Eucharist weekly as well as other special services at the Church of Our Saviour.  It is a readiness for Christ's presence among us in the bread and wine.  The work of the Altar Guild is an offering of time and talent, a ministry of love undertaken in the Name of Christ.  Four teams work together on a rotating schedule under the director of the Rector and two elected Co-Directresses of the Guild.  "Many hands make light work"…come join us.

The Choir is made up of men and women of the church who bring joy and fulfillment to the weekly church services.  

The Communications Committee communicates the mission and work of Church of Our Saviour within and outside the parish community.

The Education Committee provides opportunities for learning to all members of our parish family.  It selects Christian Formation curriculum along with offering insight to the weekly Wednesday night Bible Study offered to adults.

The Episcopal Church Women brings people together in enjoyable events and activities that support the work of the Church.  The ECW currently hosts meals and receptions, works with the Altar Guild and the Outreach Committee to prepare and distribute Thanksgiving baskets, raises funds for the Janet Nichols Scholarship awarded to eligible high school seniors and college freshman, among other events.

The Men's Group provides assistance to various other committees. as well as to provide assistance to parish members who may need help in and around their homes.  Group activities currently include providing food and cooking services to Christian Formation cookouts, and assisting ECW in its many functions.

The Nearly New is a thrift store that is located adjacent to the Parish Hall.  Since it opened in 1963, it has provided parishioners and the local community with discounted clothing and small kitchen goods.  Proceeds from sales are split 60/40 between the consigner and the Church.

The Outreach Committee serves and supports those in need within and outside the parish community.  Sponsored activities include shepherding ministry, prayer shawl ministry, Thanksgiving and Christmas in gathering, and Have a Heart for Seniors.

The Properties Committee assists the Junior Warden with maintenance and improvement of the church properties.

The Worship Committee supports the liturgical life of the Parish while providing opportunity for understanding worship.  W.O.R.S.H.I.P. = Worth, Offering, Repentance, Sacrifice, Healing, Intercession, Praise.  

The Youth Group is organized to help the youth of the Parish live into their baptismal vows by supporting, educating and building an Episcopal identity, as well as to minister to the spiritual and physical needs of the parish youth.