At Mass

Summer 2018 Ministry Schedule (June 1 - August 31)

 May 16, 2018

Dear Liturgical Minister

     Above is the summer roster and schedule for each liturgical ministry, which includes the months of June, July and August.  Not noted on the schedule are the 9 o’clock Masses on Memorial Day and 4th of July.  We will need a Lector, three Eucharistic Ministers (including a Lead) and Greeters for each Mass; please let me know if you are available to serve.

     If you will be unavailable to serve in September through November, please let me know by August 10th.  Feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns.  Your willingness to serve as a liturgical minister is greatly appreciated.  Wishing you a happy and blessed summer!

God’s peace and joy to you,

Joanne Denyer

Pastoral Associate

Eucharistic Ministers

Lay ministers assist in Communion distribution at our weekday and weekend Masses.  Training is provided, and you can choose at which Mass you would like help.  
Joanne Denyer, Pastoral Associate
(419) 885-5791   jdenyer@stjoesylvania.org

Lectors

Parishioners are trained to proclaim the Word of God during our liturgical celebrations.  Training is provided, and you can choose at which Mass you would like help.  
Joanne Denyer, Pastoral Associate 
(419) 885-5791   jdenyer@stjoesylvania.org 

Ushers/Ministers of Hospitality

Ministers of Hospitality are those who present a welcoming response and inviting atmosphere to those who attend, and discern the needs of those who come for our Masses.  Ushers greet those as they enter our worship area and assist in their seating needs.  They are involved in the collection and distribution of Communion.
Joanne Denyer, Pastoral Associate 
(419) 885-5791   jdenyer@stjoesylvania.org

Altar Servers

All children in grades 6 through high school are trained to assist the presider at Mass and Funerals.  they serve in various ways within the Mass including carrying the cross, holding the Sacramentary, bringing the sacred vessels and ministering the wine and water for the priest.  
Parish Center
(419) 885-5791  parish@stjoesylvania.org