Discipleship & Parish Life

Coffee and Donuts

Coffee and donuts are served the 2nd weekend of the month after the weekend liturgies, September – May. Volunteers are needed to assist in setting up, serving and cleaning up for this welcoming ministry.  Contact Sue Kaufenberg, email or call 651-699-6130.

 

Friday Morning Men’s Group

Meet with other men of the parish every Friday morning at 6:30 am for prayer and discussion.  No need to register. The group typically does not meet on holiday weekends. Tim Murphy, email, 612-202-3700

 

Library

Located at the end of the main hallway, the parish library has current adult and children’s titles on spirituality, grief, scripture, saints and social justice issues.  Help is needed with re-shelving and straightening.  Susan McMahon, email or call 651-698-9220.

Funeral Luncheons

A ministry to reach out to grieving families.  Volunteers are needed to make phone calls, bake bars, set up, serve and clean up. Contact Barb Meyer, email or call 651-698-9220.

 

Money Counters

We have several teams of individuals who count the parish collection every week.  Most teams serve once a month for 3-4 hours. Background and credit check required.  Please contact Martha Paar, call 651-698-5581 x 308 or email.

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New Parishioner Welcoming

Breakfast
Help with New Parishioner Breakfast held the last Sunday in September at 11:30 am.  Volunteer opportunities include set up, serving, clean up and most importantly visiting with new parishioners. Contact Michaela Bisanz, 651-698-5581 x 317 or email.

New Parishioner Phone and Card Follow Up
Call new parishioners by phone and send a follow up card welcoming them to the parish. Contact Michaela Bisanz, 651-698-5581 x 317 or email.

Parish Registration and Welcome
Be present after one of the Masses on the 2nd weekend of the month to register new parishioners. Contact Michaela Bisanz, 651-698-5581 x 317 or email.

Visit with New Parishioners at Coffee & Donuts
Sit and talk with new parishioners while enjoying hospitality. Contact Michaela Bisanz, 651-698-5581 x 317 or email.

 

Parish Mailings

Collate and stuff parish mailings about five times per year.
Please contact Martha Paar 651-698-5581 x 308 or email.

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PrimeTimers

Monthly outings for seniors. Watch the bulletin for details. Everyone welcome. Volunteers are needed for the Board to plan events. Shellee Micko, 651-699-1251

 

Young Adults (ages 21-39)

Develop friendships through events such as Saints games, Christmas parties, and Stations of the Cross followed by Friday night fish, alternating with service projects such as serving coffee & donuts or Feed My Starving Children.  All visiting, new, or veteran parishioners, ages 21-39, married or single, with or without kids are welcome in this group.  The goal is to build community, deepen faith, and share in service.  If you are interested in meeting monthly with other young adults in the parish alternating social and service events please contact Ryan Rehkamp, 651-698-5581 x314, email.

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