Extraordinary Ministers and Outreach
Ministry dedicated to serving the parish community through the distribution of the Body and Blood of Christ at Mass. Practicing Catholics over the age of 18 are eligible through recommendation of individual to Pastor.
Our Outreach Ministry ministers to the sick and shut-in through a program of visitation, phone calls and companionship. Provides housebound the opportunity to receive the Eucharist regularly. Plans and participates in the annual Anointing Mass. Open to anyone, especially Eucharistic Ministers.
The fall schedule is out and the next closest date is Sunday, October 15 at Divine Word in Kirtland. Check in is 1:30pm, training is from 2:00-4:30pm. If you are interested in becoming one of our Eucharistic Ministers, please contact Father Kevin by October 1. We are always in need of those who help with this special ministry. If you think you may be interested, please call today!
For a list of upcoming training sessions for extraordinary ministers, please see the diocesan website- http://www.dioceseofcleveland.org/worship/emhcformationsessions/
Lectors help communicate the Word of God at Mass. Members of this important ministry are trained to proclaim the words of Scripture. Through proper training, lectors help the congregation to better understand the scripture and to successfully communicate their messages to the people in attendance at Mass.
Do you feel called to be an Altar Server? Your service will be greatly appreciated. You will serve weekend masses about 2 times a month as well as weddings and funerals. You will not need to serve as often if more people sign up. Accommodations can be made for vacations. Contact Deacon Tim at email@example.com or via telephone at 440-364-8088.
Provides traditional music to support and deepen the faith life of the community. Leads congregational singing and provides solo instrumental music. Open to parishioners high school age and older. Contact our Coordinator of Music, Tom Gulden, at 440-946-1177 to join.
Provides modern and traditional music at 9:30 a.m. Sunday Mass during school year. Leads assembly in song and encourages their participation. Open to all singers and musicians.
Art & Environment
Plans, orders, purchases and creates sanctuary and church decorations for major feasts, liturgical seasons and special parish-celebrations. Open to any parishioner with a talent for art, flower arranging, plant care and an interest in self-education on proper liturgical décor.