Ministries

Ministries for Holy Trinity, St. Theresa, St. Andrew, and St. Mary Mission


Sacristan (English and Spanish)

All four churches have one or more Sacristans who prepare and clean up the altar for Mass and for other rites as needed. They also assist the priest when needed.

Altar Servers (English and Spanish)

All four churches have Altar Servers who assist the priest on the altar during Mass on Sunday, Holy Days, and weekdays (when available). They also assist at other rites when needed. Altar Servers must have received First Communion and must attend a training session as scheduled by the pastor.

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion (English and Spanish)

All four churches have Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion who assist the priest in distributing the Holy Eucharist during Mass on Sundays. Each Mass has its own set of Extraordinary Ministers. They also carry the Eucharist to the sick and shut-ins who are not able to attend Mass. Ministers must attend a special training session as scheduled by the pastor before serving.

Lectors (English and Spanish)

All four churches have Lectors who read the Word of God during the Liturgy of the Word during Mass on Sundays, Holy Days and weekdays. They must be able to speak clearly and must attend a training session scheduled by the pastor.

Choir (English and Spanish)

Each Mass has a choir. Volunteers are needed for all choirs. Volunteer musicians are needed to play the piano or guitar at all churches and for all Masses (6:15pm Vigil, 10:15am and 12:30pm Sunday) and for Holy Days. Cantors are needed as well as individuals to lead the Mass songs.

Ushers and Greeters (English and Spanish)

All four churches have ushers and greeters who assist parishioners and visitors as they arrive for Mass. Ushers also take attendance and collect the envelopes. They help anyone who may get sick or need special assistance during the Mass. Ushers must attend a training session as scheduled by the pastor.

Holy Trinity High School Youth Ministry (English and Spanish)

Our Youth Ministry empowers young people to live as disciples of Jesus Christ in our world today. We are calling our young people to responsible participation in the life, mission and work of the Catholic faith community. This ministry fosters total personal and spritual growth within each young person.

Visit our Youth Ministry Calendar to keep up with coming events. Our next event:

Youth Ministry members, sign up for our Flocknotes group below to receive important notices.


Holy Trinity Campus Ministry

Campus Ministry members, sign up for our Flocknotes group below to receive important notices.


Holy Trinity Prison Ministry

Welcome to the Holy Trinity Prison Ministry! We serve the Catholic Community at the Allendale Correctional Institute. They call themselves Saint Thomas the Apostle inside the Walls. We do the primary weekly Mass/prayer service in English and Spanish (Bilingual) every Tuesday from Noon to 3 PM, followed by stations, rosary, divine mercy and RCIA depending on time available and a shorter prayer service on Thursday evenings from 7 pm to 9 pm in Spanish interpreted into English. Thursdays include a bible study/RCIA class. To get started please fill out the attached form and send or email it to Holy Trinity and we will submit it to the State DOC. It takes several weeks to get approval. For more detailed information contact Deacon Gary.

To begin the application process to join our ministry, please download the following two documents, fill out and return to Deacon Gary.

Kairos Agreement

SCDC Volunteer Application

Prison Ministry members, sign up for our Flocknotes group below to receive important notices.


Altar Guild (English and Spanish)

All four churches have an Altar Guild or ministry members who clean the each church. They work in teams and follow a monthly schedule. More members are needed for the existing teams or to form new teams.

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Holy Trinity Rosary Makers (English and Spanish)

The Holy Trinity Rosary Makers meet monthly to make rosaries for missions and for candidates for the sacraments. All are welcome and will be taught how to make the rosaries at the meetings.

Holy Trinity Ladies Auxiliary, St. Theresa Altar Society, and St. Andrew Ladies

Open to all ladies of the parish, the ladies groups raise money to assist the parish, plan programs especially for women, and organize potluck suppers, and special activities for the parishioners.