Liturgical Ministries

Our parish affords many opportunities to participate in various ministries. How often you will serve in a ministry will vary according to the number of parishioners who share their time and talent.

Gift Bearer
Coordinator: Debra Mann

This is a wonderful way to participate in the Mass by bringing gifts to the altar at weekend Masses.

For more information, please contact the Parish office at 217-793-1330.

Lector
A rewarding opportunity to help proclaim the Word of God. All qualified men, women and young adults are invited to this position with the assistance of instruction sessions.

For more information, please contact Deacon Roy A. Harley 793-1330.

Choir Member
New choir members are always welcome. Practice is 1 to 1-1½ hours weekly and ½ hour before Mass.

Instrumentalist
Participates with the choir during liturgy.

Song Leader
Directs and encourages congregation to sing throughout the liturgy.

Usher
Men and women of the parish who assist parishioners and direct the collection process during weekend Masses.

Altar Server
This ministry is open to boys, girls, men and women of our parish. This is an excellent opportunity for service and participation in our liturgical celebrations. The adult men of the parish also participate as altar servers at the Sunday 8:00 a.m. Masses.

Greeter
Families and couples participate in this activity by welcoming their fellow parishioners and visitors at weekend Masses.

For more information, please contact Barb Kern at 217-546-7729.