Service Opportunities – Our Lady of Good Counsel Ministries

 

Religious Education

Assist with Monday or Tuesday weekly classes – Grades 1-6, 4:00–5:00pm

Saturday - Special Needs classes  - 10am to noon

Contact Mrs. Robinson – Reprogram@olgcnj.org or 856-235-7136

 

Noah’s Ark Childcare and Church Readiness

Assist with weekly sailings for preschool and kindergarten aged children

Sign up: September 15th–9am to 12noon – Outside Church; Training: September 22nd –10:30am – Cafeteria

Contact Laura Kowalick – noahsark@olgcnj.org or 856-235-7136

 

Family Mass / Breakfast / Retreats

Assist with set-up, clean-up and welcoming families

Saturday, September 14th and Saturday December 14th  – 8:30am to 11:30am

Contact the Religious Education Office

 

Liturgical Ministry

Serve as readers, greeters, and ushers at monthly 9:00am youth-led Mass.

A parish formation program is established to prepare students for their role in liturgical ministry.

Contact the Religious Education Office

  

Altar Serving

Assist priests on altar during Saturday and Sunday masses.  Annual training provided.

Contact Deacon Ed Heffernan – 856-235-0181

Gathering Sundays

Assist with set-up, hospitality, and clean-up of monthly Gatherings – 9:30am to 12:30pm

Contact Jeanne Berinson through the RE Office

Children and Youth Music

Youth Choir: (grades 4-8)     Praise Band: (grades 9-12)   String Ensemble: (grades 7-12)   

Contact Michael Gorositza Gorositzam@olgcnj.org or 856-235-0181

Parents are asked to contact Parish Ministry Leader for more information.

Please check bulletin, parish website and flyers distributed throughout the year for additional service opportunities

Confirmation Students are also invited to volunteer in community events and activities.  A sample of past experiences are found in the Book of Commitment.  Parents are asked to contact the adult leaders of the organizations.