Call the office of your church for more information or to sign up for one of these ministries.
At the Eucharistic Feast
Eucharistic minister: Assist priest in giving the Holy Eucharist to the congregation at Mass.
Lector: Proclaims the first two readings of the Mass and petitions after the homily.
Cantor: Leads the congregation in singing all music throughout the Mass.
Choir: A group of vocalists that leads the singing at special feastday Masses (Easter, Christmas, etc.) and other times during the year.
Musician - organist, pianist, guitarist, other instrumentalists: Selects and performs music to enhance the Mass experience and its message. Substitute musicians are also needed.
Usher: Collects the offering from the congregation before the presentation of the gifts.
Distributes printed information to the congregation as needed for special presentations, collections, etc.
Server: Performs a variety of tasks as an assistant to the priest during Mass.
Greeters at SH: Welcomes all guests as they enter the main vestibule before Mass.
St. Mary's Food Kitchen
OLU serves lunch to the underprivileged at St. Mary's Food Kitchen the fourth Tuesday of each month.
Help is needed preparing salads, fruit, casseroles, desserts, etc. in your home as well as serving the meal and cleaning up the facility. Donations are also needed for disposable items such as napkins, plates, etc. (An envelope for this ministry is included in the monthly packet of collection envelopes.)
The facility is located at 645 Nebraska Ave., Kansas City, KS.
If interested in any of these opportunities, call the church office for more information.