Opportunities for Service
Listed below are many opportunities for service at St. Timothy’s. Contact the main office for more information.
An opportunity for youth and adults to develop a deeper appreciation for the liturgy by assisting at the altar during services.
Buildings & Grounds
General maintenance of the buildings and grounds of St. Tim’s. There are lots of opportunities to help with mowing, weeding, pruning, and small repairs.
Rehearses October through the Easter season to prepare music offered at many services throughout the year.
Picking up altar flowers weekly at the florist and arranging additional flowers throughout the church. Scheduled on a rotating basis. Easter and Christmas work parties to decorate for services
Hike of the Month Club
Occasional hikes through various parts of Northwestern Oregon. Some easier, some harder, but always fun!
An assortment of excellent books covering a multitude of topics is available for your perusal. Easy checkout! Contact Elizabeth for ways you can help.
Newcomers / Inquirers Class
A brief look into the history of Christianity, the Episcopal Church and St. Timothy’s. Meets in the fall.
Formerly Salem Interfaith Hospitality Network. An opportunity for this parish to join with other churches in Salem to offer housing, meals, and companionship to homeless families in the process of getting back on their feet.
Serving God through the preparation of His altar for services on Tuesday, Sunday, and other additional services throughout the year.
Weekly class for individuals wishing to prepare for Baptism, Confirmation or Reaffirmation or for anyone interested in learning more about the church.
Sunday morning classes for Primary and Intermediate Grades, September - May using the Episcopal Children’s Curriculum
A formation program for children, age 3 through First Grade, based on Montessori developmental concepts; meets at 9:50 on Sunday mornings; the children join their parents at the Great Thanksgiving.
Journey to Adulthood
A formation process for young people, ages 11 - 17, divided into three age groups; meets Sunday mornings at 9 AM, September - May
Marion-Polk Food Share
Food for the hungry in our community.
The nursery is available for children each Sunday for Church School and the 10:00 service and other major Holy Days.
Telephone Calling Committee
Helps with St. Tim’s communication, passing on information concerning vital upcoming events.
Small-group Bible Study using the Manuscript Method
Groups of parishioners who meet approximately once a month in each other’s home, to share a short prayer service, a meal, and fellowship
Sign-up sheet is in the narthex to provide refreshments after the 10:00 service.
Habitat for Humanity
Jason Lee Soup Kitchen
Groups of parishioners prepare and serve soup through the Jason Lee kitchen to 30 – 75 hungry people on various Sundays throughout the year.
The raised garden on the south side of the church; a lovely final resting place. Will welcomes your questions, comments, and offers of help.
Occasional help is needed in the office preparing mailings and other light work.
Meet and greet people, distribute bulletins, assist newcomers and help with the flow of service. Scheduled on a rotating basis.