Ministries

Altar Servers

Boys and girls from grade three and above who assist the priest at the liturgy.

Altar & Rosary

Women who come together to pray the Rosary and to take care of the Altar.

Baptism Preparation

Preparing parents for the formation of their child’s faith.

Catechetical Ministers

Catechetical Ministers serve the parish by helping to teach about and form others in our faith.  Catechists minister in our CCD Program, Youth Ministry Program, Confirmation Preparation Program as well as at our Family Faith Days, Vacation Bible School and as part of our Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults Team.  Additionally, Catechetical Aides are part of our CCD Program to assist the catechists.

Eucharistic Adoration

Tuesdays from 8:30AM to 11:30AM from September through April. The Blessed Sacrament is exposed and adored by volunteers who sign up for one hour or more to pray before the Lord Jesus present in the Monstrance.

Eucharistic Ministers

Extraordinary Ministers of Communion who serve the Body and Blood of Christ at Mass and to the sick and homebound.

Flowers and Grounds

Volunteers who care for and beautify the grounds and church.

Lectors

Readers who proclaim the Scriptures at Mass and other services.

Matthew 8:20

"Foxes have dens and birds of the sky have nests, but the Son of Man has nowhere to rest his head." Feeding our hungry and homeless neighbors.

Men’s Club

Meets every third Tuesday of the month and helps with various parish projects.

Music

We have choirs for various age groups that sing a broad range of music from chant and traditional hymns to contemporary works. Come share your love of God through song with us! Contact Dennis Roden, our director of music ministries, at 330-494-2759 or at [email protected]

More information about our music ministries can be found at dennisroden.com

RCIA

Rite of Christian Initiation – preparation of adult candidates for Catholic sacraments. 

Stations of the Cross

Private prayers at our Grotto.

Ushers

Volunteers who welocme all and assist those in need to their seats. They also take up the collection and help with at St. John Paul II overflow room.

 

 

If interested in any of these ministries, please contact Lori Alessandro at [email protected] or call 330-494-2759.