It is required that all adults who minister, work or volunteer for the Diocese of Fall River complete the “Essential Three” as outlined in the Diocesan Policy for the Protection of the Faithful. They are The Safe Environment Training, the Code of Conduct and complete a CORI.
• Children’s Liturgy of the Word (C.L.O.W.) - Share the Gospel Message with children in Grades K-2 in an age-appropriate manner and environment, that will help them to grow in Faith as they Journey with Christ. [ More info ] • Gather - Connect with families of children in grades 3-5 and support them on their faith journey. • MIDDLE SCHOOL MINISTRY - Play an active role in the spiritual life of our middle schoolers and help them grow in their faith. • YDISCIPLES - Play an active role in the spiritual life of our high schoolers and help them grow in their faith. • Confirmation Prep - Help our Confirmation candidates perepare to receive the Sacraments by sharing in their faith journey and formation. • Small Group Leader - Lead 8-10 people in faith discussion to go deeper in the weekly homily and support one another in their relationship with Christ. • RCIA Team - Help prepare those who are becoming Catholic. • Baptism Preparation and Parenting Program - We welcome enthusiastic parishioners to serve as group leaders for the session with parents of children about to be baptized. [ More info ] • Marriage Mentors - Married couples willing to walk with an engaged couple as they prepare for their wedding and post-wedding follow up. [ More info ]
• Greeters - Welcome and greet guest at our entrances and exits or guide guests to their seats in the church. • Tech Team - Help operate livestream cameras at Mass. • Prep Team - Preparation of the church before and after Masses. • Environment Team - Preparing our worship space for weekend and holy day Masses. (Ie: Flowers, banners). • St. Mary’s Cafe - Serve and connect with guests after Masses (coming soon). • Parking Team - Welcome and direct guests from our parking lots/assist guests that need a little extra assistance.
• LIVE Host - Chat and connect with viewers of our online experience. • Open Arms - Greet and serve new members during our virtual meetings. • Connect Team - Welcome new members and connect with others in the parish with a friendly phone call or note. Reach out to new residents with a note. • Online Small Group Leader - lead 8-10 people in faith discussion to go deeper in the weekly homily and support one another in their relationship with Christ through a virtual small group.
• Homebound Ministry - Visit with the homebound and hospitalized as a pastoral visitor (as permitted). • Prayer Guild - pray on your own for all submitted prayer requests. St. Vincent de Paul Society - Serving those in need in our parish and area. • Bereavement Ministry - Walk with families who have experienced a loss as they prepare the funeral rites for their loved one. Also follow up with families post-funeral. [ More info ]