Social Ministries

Social Ministries work with people inside and outside of the parish community.

Donut Host/Hostess
Coffee & Donuts
Set up and serve donuts, cookies, juice, milk and coffee after weekend liturgies. Clean tables before the next liturgy ends. COMMITMENT: Arrive 15 minutes before liturgy (8:00 a.m. liturgy - arrive 30 minutes early). Must stay up to 45 minutes after liturgy. Depending on the number of volunteers, may serve four to six times per year. If interested in this ministry, please contact Barb at: bmauthe@saintjosephparish.org
Inter-Parish Picnic Worker and Planner
Grill
Coordinates and serves with St. Mary Parishioners at the annual Inter-Parish Picnic. Picnic is held at an area park. COMMITENT: Meets a few times before the summer event and on the day of the event. If interested in this ministry, please contact Deacon CF at: cfdedman@saintjosephparish.org
Parish Event Dessert Bakers
Desserts
Volunteers willing to make bars, cupcakes, cookies, etc. and drop them off for parish events such as Fall Festival, Bake Sales, special speaking events, etc. COMMITMENT: 2-6 times per year. If interested in this ministry, please contact Barb at: bmauthe@saintjosephparish.org
Lawrence Cookie Bakers
Cookies
Volunteers willing to bake cookies for Campus Ministry Lawrence University students during reading periods and mid-term and final exam weeks. COMITTMENT: 3-6 times per year. If interested in this ministry, please contact Carol at: cjensen@stmaryparish.org
Funeral Lunch Volunteer
Funeral Lunch
Set-up the parish hall for funeral lunches, help serve the lunches and clean-up afterward. COMMITMENT: On an as-needed basis. Time commitment is generally from 10:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. per funeral lunch. If interested in this ministry, please contact Barb at: bmauthe@saintjosephparish.org