Reader at Mass
An "awesome" ministry for anyone who will trust in the power of the Holy Spirit, the Reader at Mass proclaims the scriptural readings in the Liturgy. Just as Jesus is fully present in the Eucharist, He is fully present in the Word of God proclaimed (spoken), nourishing those present.
Requirements: full participation in the Catholic faith, a two-session certification training, dedication to prayer, practice, and preparation.
Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion
A spiritually nourishing and healing ministry, the Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion assists the priest and deacon in the distribution of the Body and Blood of Jesus during the Eucharist.
Requirements: full participation in the Catholic faith, a two-session certification training, dedication to prayer and spiritual growth.
Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion to the Sick and
Additionally, an Extraordinary Minister may bring Holy Communion to the sick in hospitals and the homebound.
This ministry is a gift both given and received. An additional session in certification is required for this.
*** Time commitment, as in all ministries, is worked around personal and family needs.
If you are interested, please call our Pastoral Minister, Kathryn Buckley-Brawner at 467- 3566.