Assist at masses with distributing the Body and Blood of Christ to the members of the community gathered.
Proclaim the Word of God during celebrations of the Mass or Prayer Services.
Welcome parishioners and visitors to all masses and present the gifts at the offertory.
Assist with the collection and presentation of gifts at the offertory.
Take Holy Communion, the bulletin, and the caring of the parish community to the homebound and those in the nursing home.
Proclaim the Psalm in song and assist the community in singing the mass parts and hymns.
Assist the community with keyboard accompaniment to the mass parts and hymns; assist at funerals and weddings
Web Site Administration
Assist at the altar during celebrations; male or female; 4th grade through adults—may be a family
Assist in planning liturgical celebrations and providing seasonal and liturgy-specific environment for celebrations
Assist in washing and ironing purificators and corporals, washing hand towels, and maintaining servers albs.
Lead Morning Prayer with Communion Services, Sunday Celebrations in the Absence of a Priest, Community Celebrations not requiring the presence of a priest (e.g.-All Souls Day Service, Ash Wednesday Service, Stations of the Cross). They commit to ongoing faith and liturgical formation on a monthly basis.
Volunteer to take contributions to the food pantry, assist those who need assistance, participate in meeting with the Ministerial Association periodically, assist in preparing holiday food baskets. Our regular time at the Food Pantry is 4:00-6:00 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month and on the fifth Thursday on a rotating schedule with the other three churches.
Members call the next available member on the prayer chain to share prayer for those asking for prayers for special intention.
Members assist with planning, organizing and facilitating all parish functions (funerals, Generations of Faith, parish celebrations--e.g. First Communion, Confirmation, Graduation), the Community Fall Festival, and others.
Mary keeps the calendar for gatherings in the Parish Hall and handles insurance agreements and fee information for those who wish to use the space for a function other than a parish gathering.
Periodic workdays are planned with volunteers to attend to routine and seasonal maintenance.