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Altar Servers

Eucharistic Ministers



Choir and Cantors

Ministry of Care

Religious Education


Youth Group

Young Adults

Greeters Religious Education/CCD
Sacristans Church Cleaners
Soup & Scripture  

Altar Servers
• Male/female
• Recruited in elementary Grade 4 through high school
• Serve for Mass, funerals, etc.
• Presently: 24 servers
• Coordinator: Fr. Andrzej Beltowski

Eucharistic Ministers
• Male/female
• Adults/young adults
• Administer the consecrated Bread and Blood at all weekend Masses
• Presently: 23 ministers
• Coordinator: Geri Kaput

• Male/female
• Adults/young adults/teens
• Proclaim Scripture at weekend Masses
• Presently 18 lectors
• Coordinator: Barbara Hudren

• Male/female
• Adults/young adults/teens
• Present at all weekend Masses
• Presently: 28 ushers
• Head Usher: Ed Glos
• Contact: Ed Glos

Choir and Cantors
• Festival Choir - Adults/Young Adults/Teens - Sing for 11:30 Mass from September though June
• Resurrection Choir - Adult Seniors sing for funerals
• School Children’s Choir - Sing for the two monthly Family Masses and for Friday morning 8:30 school Mass
• Contact: Eva Mrgan

Ministry of Care
• Male/female
• Bring Communion to parishioners homebound and in nursing facilities
• Visit and pray with the above
• Presently: 5 ministers
• Contact: Fr. Andrzej Beltowski

Religious Education
• Faith instruction and Sacramental Preparation for 1st through 8th grade not attending St. Barbara Schoo1
• Given on Sundays at 9:00 am followed by 10:30 Mass at St. Mary of Perpetual Help or 11:30 Mass at St. Barbara
• Sacramental preparation provided
• Contact: Roberta Carden 

RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults)
• For adults desiring to receive sacraments of Baptism, Holy Eucharist, and Confirmation
• Sessions begin in fall and end in spring
• Bi-weekly evening meetings
• Contact: Fr Arthur

Youth Group
• Open to teens in 8th grade and high school
• Monthly Sunday evening gathering with Mass followed by open gym

Young Adult Ministry (YAM)
• Open to young adults, ages 18-40, single and married
• Focus on Catholic Faith, Service, and Social enrichment
• Events held every second Saturday of the month unless otherwise noted
• Respond to special parish needs through service and involvement
• Hosts TOT (Theology On Tap) each summer

• Welcome Sunday Mass Worshippers
• Distribute Worship Aids and Hymnals
• Coordinator: Laura Saletta

• Wash the Altar Linens

Church Cleaners
• Clean the church, vacuum the rungs, sweep the pew floor, wash and wax the pews, dust, clean the sacristies
• Twice a month, Saturdays at 9:00 a.m.
• Ideal for elementary school and high school service hours
• Coordiantor: Julie Garcia
• Coordiantor: Judy Lukwinski


Soup and Scripture
• Gather for Scripture Sharing and a simple meal of soup and bread during Lent
• Tuesdays at 6:45 p.m. after the 6:00 p.m. evening Mass
• Coordinator: Judy Lukwinski

07/29/2014 RK