Liturgical Ministry

Altar Servers

elizabeth.polito@st-louis.org
512-454-0384 ext. 213

Altar Servers are the parish youth through high school who serve at the altar during Masses, funerals, and other liturgical services. Training required. Learn More >

Acolytes

elizabeth.polito@st-louis.org
512-454-0384 ext. 213

Men who assist the celebrant at the altar, take communion to the homebound and nursing homes, and possibly enter the Diaconate training if called to that ministry. Training required.

Lectors

elizabeth.polito@st-louis.org
512-454-0384 ext. 213

Lectors are men, women, and older youth who proclaim the Word of God at the Masses and other liturgical services. Training required.


Homebound Ministry

elizabeth.polito@st-louis.org
512-454-0384 ext. 213

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion is a prerequisite for this ministry. Homebound ministers make home visits to parishioners who are no longer able to attend Mass, whether short term, (i.e. someone recovering from surgery) or long term, (i.e. someone who is facing life and health issues).

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion

elizabeth.polito@st-louis.org
512-454-0384 ext. 213

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion are men, women, and older youth who offer the Body and Blood of Christ to worshippers during Masses and/or to the homebound. Training required.

Sisterhood of the Holy Cloth

elizabeth.polito@st-louis.org
512-454-0384 ext. 213

Sisterhood of the Holy Cloth is a ministry with no meetings, no dues and you can work from home. Volunteers weekly launder the purificators and corporals used at Mass and work in teams on a rotating schedule. Training is provided on how to launder and iron these sacred linens.


Welcome Ministry

elizabeth.polito@st-louis.org
512-454-0384 ext. 213

The Welcome Ministry is available in the Narthex immediately before and after specified Masses, assisting newcomers and visitors with their questions. The time commitment is approximately 30 minutes on assigned weekends, only once or twice a month. Training and resource materials are provided.

Hospitality Ministers

elizabeth.polito@st-louis.org
512-454-0384 ext. 213

Hospitality Ministers are men, women, and older youth who welcome and assist worshippers at Masses/liturgies, take up collections, guide Eucharistic processions, and distribute bulletins and other materials as needed. On the job training provided.

Flower Guild

elizabeth.polito@st-louis.org
512-454-0384 ext. 213

Parishioner teams that purchase and create floral arrangements that beautify our sanctuary for Sunday Mass, Easter, Christmas, and other special occassions. No special skills required, training provided. 


Rosary Ministry

elizabeth.polito@st-louis.org
512-454-0384 ext. 213

English and Spanish teams serve as rosary leaders before designated weekend Masses, after weekday Masses, and for funerals.

Altar Guild

elizabeth.polito@st-louis.org
512-454-0384 ext. 213

Men, women, and older youth who prepare the church for weekend Masses and weddings by doing light cleaning, polishing brass, and setting up the sacristy. This is a component group of the Women’s Club.