It is a beautiful grace of God to be called to pass along our faith to our youngest members and newest members and those uniting in their faith! The formation volunteers are not only helping the receiving person or persons learn and grow in their faith, but with that very effort the volunteer him or herself grows closer to God, enriching your faith and touching your very soul.
Cana Couple Sponsors - Married couples help to prepare two or three engaged couples for marriage each year. Must be in a secure sacramental marriage. Most couples require 4-6 hours of preparation. Training is provided.
RCIA Sponsor - Men and women attend RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults) classes with candidates for conversion to Catholicism and to establish a spiritual relationship with them. Requires interview with RCIA director, 2-3 classes per month, October through April.
Chaperone for Youth Outings - Provide support for youth program by participating in youth outings. Adults to accompany and help supervise youth group members on outings or overnight activities at Parish or mission trips, etc.
Driver for Youth Outings - Adults to help drive youth group members on outings. Would need to complete a driver license background check.
Youth Ministry Fundraising Assistant - Be involved with some labor-intensive fundraising with the youth ministry group.
Mission Trip Counselor - Weeklong commitment interacting with youth in a variety of settings.
Retreat Assistant - Assist with small group discussions during retreats held for Confirmation students.
Youth Room Monitor - Adults to be in youth room when it is open after school or in the events as a drop-in center. Would be paired with another adult. Some interaction with youth expected.
Youth/Adult Advisory Group -
Confirmation Catechist -
Faith Formation Catechist - Catechist for classes of 10 to 15 students. Lesson plans and support provided, Wednesday evenings throughout the school year from 6:30pm to 7:45 pm, grades 1-8.
Catechist Substitute - Fill in for the Catechists as needed due to illness or schedule conflicts.
Classroom Aide - Provide teachers with support. Non-teaching volunteer position, Wednesday evenings throughout the school year from 6:30 to 7:45 pm, grades 1-8.
Hall Monitor - Assist the catechists by keeping halls quiet and orderly during class time.
Early Childhood Leaders -
Early Childhood Assistants -
Faith Formation Office Aide -
Faith Formation Advisory Board -
Vacation Bible School Assistant - Choose an area to help with the Summer Bible School experience for children, typically held each June. Need helpers in many areas including: Activity Center Leaders, Snack donation, Snack preparation/serving, Group Leaders, Game Leaders, etc.