Altar servers assist the priest during Mass. This ministry is open to ages 4th grade through adult.
Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion
Extraordinary Ministers offer the Blessed Sacrament to the faithful during Mass. Some Extraordinary Ministers also take Holy Communion to the sick and homebound. You can become part of this ministry as a confirmed Catholic.
The Environment Committee meets throughout the year to evaluate the worship space of the church and to plan how to decorate the environment for liturgies throughout the year.
Hospitality Ministry Room - Greeter
Greeters welcome parishioners at the doors of the church with a smile. After Mass these ministers distribute bulletins. This opportunity is ideal for families who wish to serve together.
Hospitality Minister - Usher
Ushers assist in seating the faithful when the Mass is crowded, assisting with the offertory collection, and handling any minor issues that may occur during Mass.
Hospitality Ministry - Room
The Hospitality Room Ministers are available after Masses to assist with registering new parishioners and answering questions regarding the Pax Christi faith community.
The Lector proclaims the Word of God. They also help proclaim the Prayers of the Faithful. You can become part of this ministry as a confirmed Catholic.
The Liturgy Committee is responsible for evaluating the liturgies at Pax Christi and making recommendations to better enhance the Masses to make them more spiritually enriching. The Liturgy Committee meets once a month during the school year.
Projectionists advance the music Power Points during Mass and use the camera function when applicable. This ministry is open to high school through adults, or younger youth with the presence of an adult.
Sacristans are responsible for ensuring the supplies needed for Communion are ready for Mass. They also prepare for other aspects of the Mass. To be part of this ministry, you must be responsible and reverent. Sacristans help at both daily Mass and weekend Masses.
Fran Kooistra 507-282-8542 ext. 109
Cantors lead the congregation in prayer through the singing of various Mass parts. Cantors should have a good singing voice and the ability to lead the faithful in effective participation.
Instrumentalists are welcome!
The music ministry involves leading the congregation in singing. Our goal is to enhance our liturgies with music and to have active participation from the congregation at our weekend and Holy Day liturgies.
Choir Rehearsal Schedules
· 5:15 pm Choir - Wednesday evenings at 7 pm
· 9:00 am Choir - Thursday evenings at 7 pm
· 10:45 am Choir - Wednesday evenings at 7 pm
· The Youth Choir (Grades 6-12) schedule varies
Mark Scheitel 507-272-9756