Reformation Festival
Volunteer Portal

The annual Reformation Festival is an effort that spans many congregations and involves many volunteers. We are in need of volunteers to help in the following areas: Altar Care, Musicians, Choir or Ensemble Singers, Musical Directors, Food Service, Logistics, Ushers.

Please continue reading this page to learn more about how you can contribute to the effort.

If you have any questions, please use the contact form on this website.


Altar Care

Altar care personnel offer careful attention to the details of Lutheran worship. They provide for the preparation of sacramental elements, the arrangement of flowers on the altar, and other important details in the worship setting. We are in need of:

  • Head “sacristan,” or altar care coordinator
  • Assistant altar care personnel

Individuals interested in offering their gifts and talents in service to this event are asked to please register by clicking the sign-up button below. Event organizers will follow up with everyone who registers.


Musicians

Musicians beautify Lutheran worship by adorning the gospel of Jesus Christ with musical arts. We are seeking musicians for the 2017 Reformation Festival. We are in need of:

  • A head organist
  • Choir accompanists
  • Brass players
  • Percussionists
  • Other instruments as available

Individuals interested in offering their gifts and talents in service to this event are asked to please register by clicking the sign-up button below. Event organizers will follow up with everyone who registers.


singers

Singers beautify Lutheran worship by lending their voices to the beautiful texts of hymns, psalms, and anthems. We are seeking singers for the 2017 Reformation Festival.

  • We are coordinating the mass choir efforts through congregational choir directors, but we are seeking an accurate count of voices in the choir. Choir directors may watch for correspondence about these matters.
  • We are particularly interested in voices who are interested in participating in a small, 8-voice SATB ensemble for the Psalm of the Day at the service.

Individuals interested in offering their gifts and talents in service to this event are asked to please register by clicking the sign-up button below. Event organizers will follow up with everyone who registers.


Directors

Directors lead the worship effort by contributing their unique qualifications as musicians able to lead a group in singing or playing. We are seeking directors for the 2017 Reformation Festival. We are in need of:

  • Adult choir director
  • Junior choir director
  • Handbell ensemble director
  • Instrumentalist director

Individuals interested in offering their gifts and talents in service to this event are asked to please register by clicking the sign-up button below. Event organizers will follow up with everyone who registers.


Food Service

Food service volunteers foster fellowship and friendship among worshipers in the time after the service. Having been shaped by the proclamation of the gospel, believers cultivate their bonds of Christian friendship in a meal following the service. To this end, we are in need of:

  • A food service coordinator
  • Food service volunteers

Individuals interested in offering their gifts and talents in service to this event are asked to please register by clicking the sign-up button below. Event organizers will follow up with everyone who registers.


logistics

General, logistical volunteers contribute to the service efforts by coming early and/or staying late to perform setup and cleanup duties. Without this vital effort the service cannot take place. We are in need of:

  • A setup coordinator
  • A cleanup coordinator
  • Setup assistants
  • Cleanup assistants

Individuals interested in offering their gifts and talents in service to this event are asked to please register by clicking the sign-up button below. Event organizers will follow up with everyone who registers.


Ushers

Ushers contribute to Lutheran worship by ensuring the successful flow of the service—from guiding people to seats, to inviting them to the Lord's Supper, to meeting specific needs, ushers are vital to the worship effort. We are in need of:

  • A head usher
  • Approximately 5–7 assistant ushers

Individuals interested in offering their gifts and talents in service to this event are asked to please register by clicking the sign-up button below. Event organizers will follow up with everyone who registers.


Questions?

If you have any questions, please use the contact form on this website.