The Fellowship team covers the hospitality for many of the events that provide the opportunity for social gatherings. These activities may span from congregation-wide meals to small group gatherings focusing on special interests to refreshments on Sunday mornings. The Fellowship Team has oversight for following ministries:
This ministry provides receptions for memorial services. These vary from simple cookies and coffee to a light lunch.
This ministry provides refreshments on Sunday mornings, usually coffee, water, and cookies.
Thank You Meal
This ministry provides a meal once a year to show appreciation for all those who volunteer or will volunteer in the future, in any way at Southminster. It is in coordination with Stewardship Dedication Sunday.
This ministry is an opportunity for food, fellowship, and education or entertainment for the senior members of Southminster (65 and older). On the 1st Friday of each month, there is a lunch provided, followed by a selected program or speakers.
Heritage Sunday Meal
The ministry provides a meal for the congregation following the service acknowledging our Scottish heritage. This traditionally occurs on the first Sunday in May.
Maundy Thursday Meal
This ministry coordinates a simple potluck meal preceding the Maundy Thursday service during Holy Week.
Blessing of the Backpacks BBQ
This ministry provides a meal for the congregation to start the new program year in the fall and blessing children for the upcoming school year. This meal serves casual picnic-type food.
Chair: Sandy Stevens
Reports to: Deacons