Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
These parishioners receive delegation and training to assist in the distribution of Holy Communion during Masses. To be considered for this ministry, parishioners must be at least 16 years old, have received the Sacrament of Confirmation, be in good standing with the Church and actively practicing their faith.
Lectors are trained to proclaim the readings from Sacred Scripture during Mass, and to announce the intentions for the General Intercessions. Parishioners must be 16 years of age and older, have received the Sacrament of Confirmation, be in good standing with the Catholic Church and actively practicing their faith.
Cantors, choir, organist and other musicians are all included in this ministry. Music ministers use their talents to assist the congregation during Mass and for special ceremonies of the Church.
In addition to the regular Mass Choir, the Resurrection Choir gathers together to sing for funerals. Everyone is welcome to join in.
These volunteers open the doors and greet parishioners with a smile and a wish of welcome as they arrive for Mass. The ushers assist in seating parishioners for liturgy and take up the collection. They provide "good order" as needed. This ministry is open to all parishioners 16 years and older.