Ministries & Opportunities for Service

Adult Altar Server

The Altar server assists the Priest at weekday Masses and Funerals. This ministry is open to anyone willing to make a commitment to serve on a regular basis.

Adult Choir

This ministry is composed of parishioners that are dedicated to serving the Lord through their musical abilities. They sing at the 11:00 Mass and all special Parish liturgies.

Altar Linen Society

Help in the washing & preparation of the Altar Linens.

Altar Servers

Altar servers are a group of young boys and girls, as well as teens, that serve at the altar for Sunday Masses. After a period of training, provided by the Parish, altar servers assist the priest and other liturgical ministers in the celebration of Mass and other sacramental celebrations.

Children's Choir

The Children's Choir sings monthly at the 9:30 AM Sunday Mass - Rehearsals are scheduled by the Director of Music, Mr. Bill Smiddy.

Catechists/Teaching Assistant

The Catechist and Teaching Assistant both assist the Director of the Office of Faith Formation with teaching our faith to children from the local public and private schools.

All Catechists and Teaching Assistants are trained and assisted in this important task. Please contact Ms. Natalia Parra, Director of the Office of Faith Formation for additional information and an interview.

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion

The Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion proclaim the presence of Christ by helping with the distribution of Holy Communion at Mass. They also bring Holy Communion to the homebound of the parish. You must be interviewed by a Priest and attend a training workshop offered by the Diocese.

Lectors

The Lector’s primary duty is to proclaim the Word of God to those gathered during the celebration of Mass or other liturgical functions. Lectors should have a special love for God’s word, be willing to train and prepare for this ministry, and have the ability to project their voices well.

Ushers - Ministers of Hospitality

Ushers greet members of the assembly and provide a welcoming atmosphere to Sunday liturgies. They assist people in finding seats, take up the Sunday offering and invite parishioners to participate in the Offertory procession. A sincere helpful attitude and a warm friendly smile are required. Training is provided.

Parish Outreach

A parish service office that extends our assistance to parishioners in need as well as matches volunteers with opportunities for service. Volunteers are asked to contact Mrs. Carmella Dearing, Director of Parish Outreach.