• Phone: (952)474-8893
  • Mailing Address: 301 County Road 19, Excelsior, MN 55331

Serve the Church

Service Opportunities

Altar Guild

The Altar Guild cares for the altar and Sanctuary flowers, prepares baptismal napkins, sets out candles for weddings, and cares for the pastors' robes.
Contact: Jill Cowan

Building and Grounds Maintenance

All are welcome to assist with lawn and facility projects to help keep Mount Calvary
beautiful. No experience is necessary - we will provide leaders for each project.
Contact: Kari Beckel

Communion Assistants

Assist pastors during the worship service with communion distribution.
Contact: Jill Cowan

Funeral Lunch Committee

Serves funeral luncheons by setting up the reception area, serving a luncheon and
cleaning up.
Contact: Pat Peterson 


Create a welcoming, comfortable feel throughout our church and welcome members and guests when they come to Mount Calvary.
Contact: Chris Anderson

Lay Readers

Lay readers continue the oral tradition of reading the Word of God during worship.
Contact: Jill Cowan

Liturgical Arts

Help with the visual aspect of worship - anything from being part of the creative team to the hands work to make of decorating for each liturgical season.
Contact: Jill Cowan

Nursery Care

The nursery at Mount Calvary is open during every worship service. We also provide
nursery care for other events by special arrangement. The nursery is for infants through
three years of age. Helpers of all ages are needed and welcome.
Contact: Sarah Grindstaff, 952-474-5542

Office Volunteers

Work as a receptionist in the church office answering the phone, greeting people and
performing light clerical jobs such as stuffing and labeling envelopes. Work one day per
week for a four hour shift or volunteer to be a substitute. Contact: Pat Kamerud

Pew Crew

Meet weekly on Friday mornings in the sanctuary to arrange pew materials.
Contact: Rick Anding, 952-474-4211


Ushers assist those attending worship services.
Contact: Jill Cowan

Welcome Hosts

Welcome members and guests when they come to Mount Calvary for worship, funerals,
and special events.
Contact: Chris Anderson