Figure 2-1. Position of U.S. Flag and Christian Chapel
Flag in the Chapel.
Prepare the Altar, Pulpit, and Lectern.
The altar (Figure 2-2 on the next page), is a table of stone or wood; in ancient times, it was a place of
sacrifice. For some Christians, the altar is commonly taken to represent the meeting place of God and
man in activities or worship, most importantly in the rite or ordinance of Communion. The steps
outlined below should be followed as you prepare the altar, pulpit and lectern: