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Parish Ministries

We have included a sampling of Ministry opportunities and forms! 
Does your Parish have a good example! Please email it to us so we can add it to our resources for coaches!

Sample Ministry form from St. Augustines in Oakland

Sample Ministry Form From Catholic Community of Pleasanton

Sample Ministry Guide from St. Bonaventure's

Partnership Agreement from St. Bonaventure's

Please use this list as your starting place.  This is a small selection of what is available in our Parishes.  The Social Justice category alone is extensive.

Councils, Committees and Leadership

Social Justice and service groups

Diocesan Committees (DPC, etc)

Corazon

Finance Committee

Detention ministry

Liturgy planning committee

Elizabeth House

Pastoral Council

FILAM - Filipino Group

Social Justice and Outreach Committee

Giving tree

Spiritual Life committee

Habitat for Humanity'

Stewardship Committee

Italian Catholic Federation

Welcoming Team

Knights of Columbus

Evangelization Committee

Legion of Mary

Facilities committee

Pax Christi

Communications committee

Right to life Ministries

 

St Vincent De Paul

Children

Tri-Valley haven

Catholic Youth Organization Sports

This is just a small sample, there are endless possibilities!

Child care/Nursery

 

Children's liturgy presiders and shepherds

Sacraments

VBC

Baptismal preparation team

Youth drama team

Catechists

 

Confirmation team

Ministries, Support groups, and
Small Christian Communities

Inquiry Team

Bereavement Ministry

RCIA Team and sponsors

Bereavement Reception Ministry

Returning Catholics team

Bible study facilitator

Marriage planner

Breast Cancer Support

 

Cultural Ministries (Hispanic, Vietnamese, etc)

 

Divorced/Separated Ministry

Hospitality

Employment Support groups

Newcomer visiting teams

Marriage Care Ministry

Providing Hospitality at events.

Men's ministry  facilitators

Transportation to mass

Ministry of Mothers Sharing (MOMS)

Volunteer cooking teams

Ministry to Engaged Couples

Welcome baskets

Parents of Gay and Lesbian Children

 

Small Christian Community facilitators

Special Events

Wings shepherds

Bingo

 

Christmas Caroling

Liturgical and Prayerful  Ministries

Easter Egg Hunts

Altar Care Group

Movie nights

Altar Servers

Parish picnic

Collection counters

retreat planning

Eucharistic Adoration

Seasonal parties

Eucharistic Ministers at Mass

 

Eucharistic Ministers to the Homebound

Everything and anything

Eucharistic Ministers to the Hospital

Church Environment(flowers, decorations, etc)

Greeters, Ushers, Collectors

Envelope stuffers

Hospitality

Gardening and landscape

Lectors - Ministers of the Word

Librarian

Prayer ministries

LYS counselors

Rosary prayer groups

Monthly outreach mailings

 

Music Librarian

Music

Office assistant

Adult Choir

Registration teams

Cantor Ministry

Tech support

Children's Choir

Web page designer

Instrumentalists

 

Teen Choir