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October 2021 is Stewardship month and it is during this time that we encourage parishioners to consider how they connect to their faith community. Please visit this article and reach out to tell us how you want to participate. 

Current Specific Needs

Ministries at Mass

We need greeters, lectors, projectionists, Eucharistic Ministers, camera operators and sound operators.  If you are interested, please email us at:

Music Ministries


Educational (Faith Formation)

Volunteer with Early Childhood

Catechist (teacher), Art Team Member, Music Leader, Story Teller, and Session Assistant. 

Volunteer with youth in grades 1-6

Catechist (teacher), Substitute Catechist, Session Helper, Child Care Music Leader, Christmas Eve Pageant Assistant, Small Group, and Discussion Leader.  

Volunteer with youth in grades 7-12

Small Group Leader, Sunday Night Live Adult Helper, Chaperones, Youth Activity Leader, Summer Stretch Volunteer, Youth Council, and Mission Trip Chaperone. Contact Paul Deziel, 651-789-3173.

Justice and Outreach Opportunities

Hope for the Journey Home Shelter

Dinner Shift Host and Overnight Shift Host see the Hope for the Journey Home page for dates and times.  Contact Trish Brokman, 651-503-3380.

Food Shelf Garden

Weed, plant, rototill, water, harvest and prepare food for delivery, and drive deliveries.  Contact John CapecchiLink here for a document detailing volunteer procedures for the Parish Food Shelf Garden. 

GA Responds

Guardian Angels stands at the cross roads with the abused, those who have lost trust in the church and the church itself to find a way forward to a new church. Contact us.

Loaves and Fishes

Our parish cooks and serves a monthly Sunday evening meal at the Catholic Charities St. Paul Opportunity Center. For more information on how you can get involved, please contact Suzanne Bernet at  .

Parish Life Ministry Opportunities

Women's Club Christmas Boutique

Click here to volunteer at the 2021 Christmas Boutique.

Guardian Angels Crafters

Contact Barb Smith.  During the Covid-19 pandemic we are meeting outside with physical distancing.

Maintenance Support

Lawn Care, Flower Gardens, Prayer Garden, Handy Angels, building repairs and minor construction. Contact Denny Farrell, 651-789-3169.

Funeral help

Coordinator, Sacristan, Projectionist, Funeral Lunch help.  Contact MaryPat Potts, . 651-789-3178. 

Fall Festival 

Shifts to assist with games, food tent, silent auction, Pasta Dinner, Fried Chicken Dinner, ticket sales and more.  Online Volunteer Sign Ups use this link, or contact Sharon Schwarz, 651-789-3182.

Fish Fry 

Shifts to assist with serving food, cleaning tables and assisting take out orders.  See our sign up online here.

Leadership Ministry Opportunities

Serve on a Council, Commission or Committee

Parish Pastoral Council, Finance Council, Education Commission, Justice and Outreach Commission, Liturgy Commission, Stewardship Commission, Accessible Ministry Committee, Fall Festival Committee, Sister Parish Committee, Respect Life Leadership Team, Youth Council, and Cemetery Committee. Contact Fr. Joe Connelly, 651-789-3188.

For general information or further assistance, contact Cindy Sutton or call 651-738-2223.

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