|Date Posted||May 1, 2020|
Massachusetts (Carol Gallagher, Martha Hubbard, Kelly O'Connell)
|Health Benefits||Full Family|
|Communicants in Good Standing||281|
|Average Sunday Attendance||96|
|Child Population in Church School||15|
|Adult Population in Church School||7|
|Teacher Population in Church School||4|
We gather as a parish to participate in shared leadership and service in our community.
We are inclusive and open, generous to those in need, and welcoming of all.
The church welcomes and serves our community and beyond with grace and love. We
do this specifically through our Food Pantry, Clothing Boutique, and Meal Ministry,
where we feed over 200 families per month, treating our guests with dignity and
We are an energetic community, constantly engaged in activities that further our
church's mission. We also take time for adult education, hosting an EfM group, in
addition to adult education sessions during the Advent and Lenten seasons.
We are the host of a multi-parish annual retreat, a youth group, confirmation classes,
special worship services and a food pantry, collaborating with three nearby parishes.
We are spiritually centered around love and grace for ourselves, each other, and the
other. We have a legacy of inclusion, welcoming all people regardless of identity or
previous religious affiliation.
We wish to increase our membership, attracting more families with children for whom
we can provide a nurturing atmosphere, encouraging families to become involved in
We would also like to create an active music presence in our worship services by
restoring the choir, utilizing a variety of instruments during services, and selecting
hymns that are easier to learn and that will encourage congregational participation.
We hope to become a community that supports and encourages youth development
and exploration, expanding our youth involvement, and offering programs that will
allow them to feel respected, empowered, interested and engaged. We dream of
offering special worship services tailored to the youth that will be relevant to their
We have hopes of becoming more welcoming to the handicapped, creating a way for
people to easily move between the sanctuary and the undercroft while remaining
Continuing Education: $280
Diocesan Conferences: $500
Church of Our Saviour
2112 County Street
Somerset, MA 02726