Our Lady of Grace Ministries


Youth Ministry – Contact Tony Persichitti at to get more information about all of the new youth activities at Our Lady of Grace.

Altar Servers – Allows boys and girls ages 9 and above to actively participate in our Liturgical Celebrations. Interested in becoming an altar server, reach out to Debbie Webber at

Environment Committee – Using flowers and other materials to transform our church to reflect the liturgical seasons throughout the year. Contact: Mary Al Naber if you wish to become a member of this wonderful ministry.

Extraordinary Ministers of Communion – Distribute Eucharist at Mass. Provide service twice per month. Confirmed Catholics at least 16 years old may serve as Eucharistic Ministers. Contact: Michele Renaud –

Grace Our Table Ministry (GOT-M) – Provide refreshments following Weekend Masses. Duties include baking and serving refreshments. Contact: Bette Hobner –

Altar Society – Perform light cleaning of sanctuary and preparation of candles and other liturgical items. Contact: Elaine Hagner –

Greeters – Individuals and families welcome people as they come into church for Mass. Contact: Charlie Meinecke –

Lectors – Proclaim the Word at Mass. Provide service for 1 to 2 Masses per month – Contact: Dorian Knarr –

Children’s Liturgy of the Word (CLOW) – Members present the Sunday readings to children on a level that they can understand – Our Lady of Grace is looking for someone to take the lead in this wonderful ministry – interested? Contact Meg Knarr at:

Ushers – Seat people; take up collection and direct procession to Communion. Contact: Guy Talerica –

Adult Choir, Cantors, Instrumentalists, Youth Choir and Handbells – Contact: Andrew Stewart at

Pastoral Care Ministry – Pastoral Care Ministry at Our Lady of Grace – We are here to serve the homebound! Would like someone to come by for a friendly visit? Want someone to pray with you? Would you like someone to bring you Communion? Need someone to take you shopping? These are just some of the ways that we can be of service to you. Contact Jacki Holecek at: It is truly our pleasure to be of help.

Medical Committee Ministry (Temporarily on hold) – The Medical Committee of Our Lady of Grace supplied medical Equipment for our parish and will offer occasional classes in basic Heartsaver, the use of the AED, and Oxygen. These classes will be offered sometime in the future and are open to all parishioners of High School age and older. The dates and times will be determined by the number of those interested. Please contact Monica Goldner by email;