The question of when we will be gathering together again has been the subject of much prayer and discussion by our church’s leadership. We are asking God for wisdom as we attempt to follow the guidelines of New York State and New York City regarding the timing for reopening our church campus. At the same time, we are making plans and putting protocols in place to ensure your safety and well-being when we are able to meet again. Stay tuned for updates as more information becomes available.  

In the meantime, we hope that you will continue to join us for Tuesday Prayer Onlinebeginning at 7pm; Sunday Worship Online, beginning at 9am; and weekday Devotions Onlinebeginning at 10am. We also invite you to check the Churchwide Announcements on our home page to learn about additional online events for each member of your family.

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Who Are We?

The Ushers Ministry is dedicated to help usher God's people into the building as well as maintain an atmosphere of reverence and order before, during and after the service with a "ready to-serve" attitude.

Eligibility to Volunteer

In order to serve in this ministry, you must be a member of the Brooklyn Tabernacle or in the process of becoming a member.

Activities & Functions

Ushers Ministry would be responsible for, but not limited to the following:

  • Meet and greet congregants with a warm and friendly smile to ensure all are welcome.
  • Provide directions and information as needed, help with seating needs, as well as hand out bulletins and tithing envelopes.
  • Collection of offering.
  • Assist the deacons and Communion Ministry in the serving of Communion.
  • Help to direct those who are responding to an altar call.

Frequency of Service

The Ushers Ministry consists of four teams. Each team has a head usher and 2-3 assistant head ushers. Each team ushers for one service each Sunday on a rotational basis, and is required to sit for a service to be spiritually fed.

Length of Commitment

All Usher Ministry volunteers are asked to make a one-year commitment to the ministry.

Special Requirements

Ushers Ministry members must be able to stand for long periods of time.

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