It's Time to Start Your MINISTRY
When you share your time and talents with the church, are are not only blessing others, but also being blessed in return.
We’re called to use our gifts to serve others as faithful stewards of God’s grace. … Just as with spiritual gifts, God wants us to use our talents and skills for the benefit of others. – 1 Peter 4:10
Baptism Registration Forms Baptism Online Class for parents and godparents- instructions
Altar servers must have made first communion and currently be in the second half of third grade or above to be eligible for altar server training. After training and once entering 4th grade, they will then be eligible to be on the schedule.
Arts and Environment
A subcommittee of the Liturgical Ministry that provides the Church building with appropriate seasonal decorations in order to feed the senses for liturgical ambiance.
Coordinates and facilitates funeral luncheons, community socials, a Spring rummage sale and various receptions for parishioners. Every St. Rose family is a member of Catholic Action; however, volunteers are needed to assist in all activities.
Confirmation Preparation (Adult)
Instruction and preparation for this sacrament, 18 and older is conducted in early spring. Please contact coordinator for details.
Confirmation Preparation (High School)
Confirmation is a sacramental program for High school students who participate in an experience of faith, learning, living and growing in the scripture and tradition of the Catholic Church. The Sacrament of Confirmation renews and strengthens our Baptismal call to bear witness to Christ before the world. Confirmation is a two year program.
Dispense Communion (in both forms) as requested for all Masses and services held in the parish. This is also a part of the Liturgical Ministry. Training is required, and scheduling is dependent on the number involved in the ministry.
The aim of this group is to personally contact and greet all newcomers who have registered with the parish.
Italian Catholic Federation
The Italian Catholic Federation (ICF) is a non-profit fraternal organization for practicing Catholics of all cultures. Members of the ICF enjoy the fellowship of other Catholics and their families. We provide assistance to St. Rose School, parishes,
pastors and local communities. We award scholarships to elementary and high school Catholic students and grants to assist the developmentally disabled. Visit www.icf.org to join or to find out more about ICF.
Knights of Columbus
Knights meet the first Wednesday of each month in the Parish Center to support the needs of the parish, school, and community. Meeting also promotes closer ties with the men of the parish. Various fundraisers are held throughout the year. Training program require to become a member of Knights of Columbus.
A sociable group of talented ladies who meet each Thursday from 10:00am until 2:00pm in the Adult Learning Center to prepare for their annual Christmas Boutique Sale.
Funds that are raised are donated to various programs in the parish.
Lectors have the responsibility to bring God’s voice, through His word, to our community. Lectors need to have a genuine love of Scripture, and a desire to share that
love through their ministry at Mass. Training is required, and the number in the ministry will determine the frequency of service.
This group is part of the Liturgical Ministry, and provides music for all liturgical celebrations at St. Rose. Various groups meet on a scheduled basis in church to practice.Requires a good singing voice or training on a musical instrument.
Parish Office Volunteers
We are always looking for new volunteers who are willing to help with the various tasks that need to be completed to keep church business running smoothly. There are phones to
answer, people to greet, paperwork to file, cabinets to organize, etc. We also have other special projects at certain times of the year, such as mailings.
Eucharistic Adoration takes place in St. Joseph’s Chapel on a 24-hour basis. Call to sign up for a scheduled time, or drop by to spend some time in prayer with our Lord.
R.C.I.A.(Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults)
A continual process for individuals interested in learning about the Catholic faith. Sessions lead to the Sacraments of Initiation, Baptism, Eucharist and Confirmation,
as well as reception into full communion with the Catholic Church for those who have been baptized in other Christian denominations. Sponsors are needed and are required
to be current in their faith according to the Vatican II.
Religious Education Program
This program is designed to provide religious education to children in grades K through 8. Classes meet from September through Mid-May and follow the public school schedule
for holidays. Adults with a genuine interest to teach children along with good faith formation are excellent candidates. A background check is required. Training for certification is provided, but is not a pre-requisite.
This group adheres to the Catholic Church teaching on the respect of human life throughout a person’s lifetime. Participants wish to spread the work on this teaching and provide resources and spiritual assistance for those who face a dilemma of choice.
In charge of the care of the sacristy, the church and their contents, set up for Mass.
Two scripture study series are presented each year, in the fall and the spring. Details are announced in the parish bulletin.
St. Rose School
Provides an excellent Christian-based education to children in Pre-K through eighth grades. Information on the benefits of this education is provided, as well as how to register your child.
Contact:Trevor Knable, Principal School Office: 238-0304
Ushers & Greeters
To facilitate parishioner seating at all Masses and liturgical services. Also, to collect offerings as needed.A brief training is required.