Ministries at St. James
ALTAR SERVERS ~
Membership is open to public or parochial school boys and girls, who are enrolled in grades four through twelve. They assist the priest at Sunday, weekday and wedding liturgies.
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS ~ Sister Marie Pierson, RSM 732-634-0500 x14
This ministry distributes Jesus' Eucharistic presence at our parish community Masses. Ministers also bring the Eucharist to the homebound.
EUCHARISTIC ADORATION ~ Mitzi Hozjan and Dolores Guth
An opportunity to be inprayer and adoration before the presence of the Blessed Sacrament.
GREETERS AND USHERS
Greeters and Ushers have the opportunity and the responsibility to represent the rest of the assembly in offering hospitality; and assist in the orderly flow of the celebration.
LAZARUS MINISTRY ~ Christopher McGrath
This ministry assists families who are in the process of making funeral liturgy plans.
LECTORS ~ Sister Marie Pierson
This Ministry in Proclaiming the Word of God with faith, meaning and skill truly enlivens the message of God in the assembly.
MUSIC MINISTRY ~ Christopher McGrath
The music ministry at Saint James enhances the liturgical celebrations during the church year. The Saint James Adult Choir meets for rehearsal Thursday evenings at 7:30 p.m. in the Church.
SACRISTANS ~ Verne Kreisel
The Ministry of the Sacristan is to assist the Presider in the preparation and maintenance of the liturgical space.
SHAWL MINISTRY ~ Betty Kozub
A group of women who gather to pray and crochet and knit for those who need comfort.