Ministries

Music Ministry

Join together in song, under the talented direction of Betty Pleva.  Contact Betty at 231-578-3609.

St. Joseph's Altar Society

St. Vincent's Altar Society

All women are welcome! Gatherings are on occasion and announced in the bulletin and in this space when scheduled. For more information, please contact the parish office. 

Rosary

Unite as a community praying the Rosary for the sanctity of all life from conception until natural death. At St. Vincent's on Wednesday at 11:00 a.m.

Finance Council

Advises the Pastor on financial matters of the parish and school. Responsible for monitoring all income and expenses, and approving the annual budgets.

Offertory Counters

A group that counts the funds collected at Mass each week. Each group volunteers about once a month.

Parish Pastoral Council

The PPC is involved in most activities and programs effecting the liturgical and spiritual life of St. Joseph Parish and St Vincent Church.

Altar Server

Men and women who assist at Mass or Funeral masses to enhance the worship of our faith community.

Usher

Volunteers who assist people to their seat if necessary. They also take up the collection.

Knights of Columbus Fr. Francis Emmerich Council #15993

All men are welcome!  Questions? Please contact GrandKnight, Lindsay Blamer at 231-843-3279.

Altar Server

Boys and girls who assist the priest at the liturgy.

Baptism Preparation

Preparing parents for the formation of their child’s faith.

Eucharistic Minister

Extraordinary Ministers of Communion who serve the Body and Blood of Christ at Mass and to the sick and homebound.

Fellowship Committee

Volunteers who coordinate social activities and gatherings of parishioners during the year.

Flowers and Grounds

Volunteers who care for and beautify the grounds and church.

Greeters

Parish volunteers who warmly welcome parishioners as they enter the Church for Mass.

Lector

Reader who proclaim the Scriptures at Mass and other services.

RCIA

Rite of Christian Initiation – preparation of adult candidates for Catholic sacraments.

Sacristan

Duties include preparing the altar for Mass and cleaning the altar following Mass.