Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion distribute the Body and Blood of Christ. Some ministers also take Communion to parishioners confined to their home, nursing homes or hospitals. Training is provided.
Readers proclaim the Word. Training is provided.
Any boy or girl of the parish, in the fourth grade and older, is eligible to be a server. Altar Servers assist the Priest during Mass. They are also asked to serve weddings and funerals. Training is required and provided.
Children’s Liturgy of the Word
This ministry is provided to Children Preschool through third grade. Children are excused from Sunday Mass to the Daily Mass Chapel before the readings begin. An adult with or without a high school student leads the children to an understanding of the readings of the day on their level. Children return to their seat after the Prayer of the Faithful.
Ushers also act as greeters in making people feel welcome when coming to Mass. They also help in finding seats when necessary,take up the collection, invite people to take up the gifts and help out in any other way necessary.