Ministries

Worship Ministries

Acts 6:4
But we will give ourselves continually to prayer, and to the ministry of the word.

Volunteer to serve in one of the many ministries that serve our parish during mass.

Usher / Greeter
Altar Server
Reader / Lector
Sacristan
Music / Choir

If you are interested in any of these ministries, please inquire at the office 760-722-1688 or stmarysministers@hotmail.com

MUSIC MINISTRY—ADULTS: Amy Nelson, Director (socalsoprano@hotmail.com) Sings at the 9 a.m. Mass & special parish celebrations. Choir rehearsal is held in the Church Choir Loft every Thursday promptly at 7 p.m. and lasts approx. 1-1/2 hours.

MUSIC MINISTRY—TEEN YOUTH: Choir sings at the 5p.m. Mass on Sundays. Rehearsal begins at 4 p.m. on Sundays prior to this Mass.

Deepen your faith

Ephesians 6:16
In all circumstances, hold faith as a shield, to quench all [the] flaming arrows of the evil one.

ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT: Every day (Monday-Friday) from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Tuesdays until 7:00 p.m. Call Rosa Diaz @ (760) 433-2891 after 5:30 p.m. to schedule an hour.

BAPTISMS: Patty Mann (760) 722-1688 for information on classes and baptism dates.

DIVINE MERCY PRAYER GROUP: Holy Hour. Tuesday 7p.m. in the church. Call Rosa Diaz @ (760) 687-8461.

FAITH FORMATION: Patty Mann, Dir. of Religious Ed. (mariarosepmm@aol.com) (760) 722-1688; Mon - Thurs 12:00pm to 8:00pm

LEGION OF MARY: Tuesdays 8:15 a.m. in the Juan Diego Room. Call Lee Kovensky @ (760) 433-6960 or Marcy Daniels @ (760) 754-1002

SMALL CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY: SCC meets regularly to discuss scripture and other spiritual readings. In addition, they are an action group that untertakes special projects. For inquiries please contact Ceci Fonseca at 760-722-1688.

YOUTH MINISTRY: Marissa Esparza Garcia (760) 722-1688 by appointment; marystaryouth@gmail.com

Outreach

Matthew 25:40
‘Amen, I say to you, whatever you did for one of these least brothers of mine, you did for me.’

BEREAVEMENT / FUNERAL MINISTRY: Be a support to families as they plan a family member’s funeral. Dottie Greene (drsjg@cox.net) (760) 722-1688

HOSPITAL MINISTRY: To participate, call our Parish Office (760) 722-1688.

SACRAMENT OF THE SICK: If you or a family member are in the hospital or in need of the Sacrament of the Sick, please contact the church office. Please do not wait until the last moments of life to call.

Pantry Ministry--Feed My People:  Contact Kim or Marlyn at (760) 722-1688.  Our Mission is to be in conjunction with the ultimate vision of our parish, as a whole, providing a good meal to the people of our community.  Whether the need is born of homelessness, joblessness or crisis.  The Pantry Ministry will become the central point for ministries to access food items needed by the people they serve.  Eventually, we hope to expand to ministries that serve by visiting the sick, dying and grieving.

Rosary to End Abortion:  We hope you and your family will find peace through prayer just knowing you have contributed to help save the life of the unborn! If you are a victim of the abortion industry and have had an abortion, we are here to help you! Through prayer we hope to provide healing and resources to help you through this difficult time in your life. We invite you to join us in prayer! 

Service Ministries

Hebrews 6:10
For God is not unjust so as to overlook your work and the love you have demonstrated for his name by having served and continuing to serve the holy ones.

 

ALTAR SOCIETY: 1st Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. in the Star of the Sea Center. Call Carolynn Moreno @ (760) 433-3077.

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS: 1st Thurs. 7:00 p.m. in the Star of the Sea Center. For membership or other information leave a message for Grand Knight Paul McQuigg (760) 722-1688 or email him at quigg24@yahoo.com.

SERRA CLUB: Work for Priestly Vocations Call Lauren Entler @ (760) 967-8680