St Luke’s congregation plans numerous social activities throughout the year. These include special celebrations of birthdays, dinner, coffee hours and especially the enjoyment of the informal Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper.
After a period of training by the Acolyte Director, the acolytes assist the priest at the altar. At the Feast of the Presentation the acolytes are inducted into the Diocesan Order of Acolytes and are presented with the Cross of the Order.
Jimmy McKenzie attends the 29th Annual Acolyte Festival at Washington National Cathedral.