CHURCH

Rev. C. Anthony Miller, Pastor, Mrs. Trina Trone, Secretary

OUR MINISTRIES

St. Aloysius is growing and many hands are needed to care for our parish and parishioners so please volunteer your time.

ST. ALOYSIUS

CATHOLIC

Mission for Liturgy
Altar Server
Provide assistance to the priest during Mass and other liturgical celebrations. Training classes are provided. Servers should be in the 4th through 12th grade. The servers usually serve approximately 3-4 times every 3 months. Contact: Jeff Proctor 410-346-8081.


Usher
Assist in seating, pass baskets for collections, organize parishioners going to communion and hand out bulletins. Contact: Dick Klunk 717-359-0413 or 717-476-1366.


Lector
Assist with readings and announcements during the Mass. Contact: Fr. Miller 717-359-4513.


Liturgy Committee
Assist in planning and preparation for the celebration of the Mass and other special occasions. Contact: Diane Wherley 717-359-9249.


Cantor
Lead the congregation in hymns at Saturday and Sunday masses. Contact: Diane Wherley 717-359-9249.


Choir
Rehearsals are on Tuesday evenings. The choir sings every first and fourth Sunday. Contact: Diane Wherley 717-359-9249.


Extra-Ordinary Ministers
Appointed: by the Pastor. Contact: Father Miller at 717-359-4513.


Altar Guild
Composed of ladies of the Parish who assist in the care and decorating of the sanctuary with floral arrangements, candles and linens. Contact: Sandy Sneeringer 717-359-5555.


Mission of Education :

Religious Education (C.C.D.)

Religious education classes for students: Pre-K, (3 years) to 8th grade.  CCD classes are every Sunday from September to the second Sunday in May at 8:30am to 9:40am. Contact: Cindy Baughman 717-359-4169 or 717-359-4204.


Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
RCIA provides the process of religious instruction for those interested in entering into the Catholic faith. Contact: Fr. Miller 717-359-4513.


Vacation Bible School
This program is usually held in July. Young adults 12 years old and older are encouraged to volunteer to assist the many adults that are needed to continue to make this program a success. Contact Karen Proctor 410-346-8081.


Mission for Pastoral Ministry :
Evangelization Committee
Evangelization: Learning to know, love and serve the Lord.  Then sharing the experience of the personal relationship we have with Christ to those in our home, our parish and our community, by the example or witness of how we live our lives.  Contact: Kathleen Hunter 410-259-2159.


Friendly Group
Social and service activities that include funeral luncheons, bus trips, visiting nursing homes and once a year hosting a luncheon for other senior citizens in the Conewago Deanery. This ministry is available to everyone 50 years old and older. Meetings are once a month, every third Wednesday except in July and August in the Church Hall.
Contact: Rosalie Gamm 717-359-9558.


Marriage Preparation Ministry
Contact: Fr. Miller 717-359-4513
Ministry of Care
Hospital Visitor 
Visits hospitalized parishioners and notify Father of the status of the individual. Contact: Barb Perich 717-359-4933.


Communion to Shut-ins - is taken to shut-ins and parishioners who are unable to attend Mass due to illness.  Contact: Fr. Miller 717-359-4513.


Compassionate Care - Loss of a Loved One - Support ministry: for those who have lost a spouse.  Contact: Judy Jacobs 717-359-5908.


Mission for Supportive Ministries

Bingo Committee's

Bingo is held every Saturday evening from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. in the Parish Hall. 

Floor: Sell cards, check cards, verify the winning numbers and pay out the winners.  Committees work every 8 weeks. 

Contact: Dan Jeffers 717-359-5432.

Kitchen: Help make and serve the food and drinks that are sold there from the kitchen.  Committees work every 8 weeks. 

Contact Marianna Trone 717-359-4960.