Growing in our Relationship with God
Art & Environment
Help create the visual art that is used in the church, following the guidelines prescribed by the Church. Members are needed to assist in all the various aspects such as design skill for creating seasonal environments, sewing abilities (mainly hemming), installing and removing the liturgical environment for each Church season, especially during Christmas and Easter, and assist with the upkeep of the altar flowers/plants at special times of the year (watering the poinsettias and lilies, taking off dead flowers, removing pollen, etc.). Guidelines and training will be provided.
This retreat experience, designed specifically for adult members of our parish, is an excellent opportunity to grow closer to the Lord. Next retreat Mar. 18-20, 2011
Lead the congregation in singing.
An opportunity for quiet reflection to listen to the inner voice of God in our lives. Meets weekly.
Choir sings at various liturgies throughout the year.
Open to anyone, grade 8 through adult, these ministers carry the cross and assist Father at Mass. Training is provided.
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
Those who spend time each week in adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, by making a commitment to a particular hour each week or as a substitute.
Help distribute Holy Communion at Mass. Training is provided. Prerequisite - must be Confirmed.
Musicians who help enhance our liturgies by sharing their talents (guitar, flute, brass, etc.)
Proclaim the Word of God on Sundays and special feasts. Training is provided. Must be Confirmed.
Help plan Sunday and seasonal liturgies, corresponding to the liturgical calendar and to coordinate the various aspects of our liturgical celebrations.
Accompany our cantors at our Sunday and holyday liturgies.
Make a commitment to pray specifically for the needs of our parish.
Lead the Rosary before our Sunday liturgies.
Young men and women, grade 5 and older, who assist the celebrant at our liturgical celebrations. Training is provided.
Seat the congregation, pass the collection baskets, direct people, hand out bulletins. Must be in high school or older. Training provided. (Frank Ruiz 266-0364)