Mass Ministries

Lectors (Ministers of the Word)- Lectores

 

People who have a love for the Bible, who enjoy speaking in public, and who have strong voices and clear articulation are invited to serve as Ministers of the Word. They proclaim the scriptures and read the prayers of the faithful during Saturday and Sunday masses. 

 

Contact: Specific Mass lectors.

Fill your name into the roster of the Mass you attend and sign up to help at specific masses on the calendar

Altar Care- El cuidado del altar 

 

Light housekeeping for the Lord is a small commitment that makes a huge contribution. Individuals, couples, students, and families make the decision to spend two hours beautifying the Lord's house once a year on a Friday or Saturday. We need your help and will train you.

 

Contact: Cathy Neff    530-758-1428  

catherine.neff@sbcglobal.net

Altar Linen-

 

This ministry is a ministry that works from home. It focuses on helping keep all linens clean and ironed. It's only a few hours each week for 2 weeks for the year. training comes included.

 

Contact: Dortha Freeman 530-753-4479

Altar Servers- Acolitos 

 

The altar server ministry gives the future of our church the unique opportunity to participate in the Mass and make it their own. We strive to create an atmosphere for these young people that will facilitate a desire for lifelong service to the church community.  

 

Contact: Karey Spivey 530-867-0783                                                        kareyrn@prodigy.net

Eucharistic Ministers-Ministros de la Eucaristía

 

Assist at Mass with distribution of hosts or wine during  the Communion part of the Liturgy of the Eucharist.

 

 

Contact: Ministers at individual Masses. Fill your name into the roster of the Mass you attend and sign up to help at specific masses on the calendar

Lazarus Ministry- Ministerio de L├ízaro

 

The Lazarus Ministry assists those mourning the loss of a loved one through prayerful participation and assistance at funeral liturgies. The presence of these ministers helps to make these liturgies beautiful tributes to those who have completed their earthly journeys

 

Contact: Uta Vigil (530)756-0141

Greeters-

 

Greeters come early for Mass and greet arriving parishioners, visitors and guests. The genuine smile and welcome that parishioners receive lets them know their presence is valued.

 

Contact: Greeters at individual Masses

Ushers- 

 

This is the ministry of hospitality. Ushers come early to mass and help parishioners, visitors, and guests find a seat. The genuine smile and welcome that parishioners receive lets them know that their presence is valued. 

 

 

Contact: Different for each Mass, contact at Mass

Choir and Musicians -Coros y Musicos
 
This ministry provides the music that enhances our worship during the Saturday and Sunday masses. Contact each director bu following the link below if you are interested or have further questions. 
 
Contact:  Click Here

St. James Catholic Church is a community united by faith in God and nourished by Jesus through both the Word and the Eucharist. Guided by the Holy Spirit, we share the message of hope, mercy, and love. We seek justice and righteousness for all through prayer, faith formation, evangelization, stewardship, fellowship, and social justice. We welcome all to the joyous celebration of our Faith. 

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