I want to volunteer

October 2023 is Stewardship month and it is during this time that we encourage parishioners to consider how they connect and contribute their time & talent to their faith community. Return soon for an intention form.

Current Specific Needs

Ministries at Mass

We need greeters/ushers, lectors, projectionists, Eucharistic Ministers, and camera operators. Please contact Zack Stachowski.

Music Ministries

Please contact Zack Stachowski.

Educational (Faith Formation)

Volunteer with Early Childhood

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

Volunteer with youth in grades 1-8

Catechist (teacher), Substitute Catechist, Session Helper, Child Care Music Leader, Christmas Eve Pageant Assistant, Small Group, and Discussion Leader.  Contact Lukas Steffensmeier, 651-789-3162.

Volunteer with youth in grades 9-12

Small Group Leader, 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

For 2023, we are not planting as we are in transition. Please email if you are interested for 2024! Thank you.
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. 

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 Terry Quinn.

Parish Life Ministry Opportunities

Women's Club Christmas Boutique

Click here to volunteer at the 2023 Christmas Boutique (when available).

Guardian Angels Crafters

Contact Barb Smith.  

Maintenance Support

Lawn Care, Flower Gardens, Prayer Garden, Handy Angels, building repairs and minor construction. Contact Pat Ryan, 651-789-3172.

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, ticket sales and more.  Online Volunteer Sign Ups use this link (when available) 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 (when available).

Leadership Ministry Opportunities

Serve on a Council, Commission or Committee

Parish Pastoral Council, Finance Council, Education Commission, Justice and Outreach Commission, Liturgy Commission, Engagement 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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