Are branch church or society members and are approved by both their branch church or society and by the local institutional committee
Go into institutions to act as Readers for Christian Science church services or otherwise help out at church services or to assist a chaplain
May respond briefly to inmates questions and comments but generally refer inmates to the chaplain for any extended discussions
Support the chaplain and the services through prayer and being helpful as needed
Are often also a representative to the local institutional committee but that is not required
If you are interested in becoming a Chaplain Assistant, please contact your church’s representative to your local Christian Science institutional committee or contact us at the State Committee. Click below for our contact form.