Baraga County Catholic Community
Three Parishes *** One Family
Sacred Heart of Jesus *** St. Ann *** Holy Name of Jesus
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ministry Description
Altar Servers Servers assist the priest at Mass.
Baraga County Youth Group Bringing young Catholics, grades 6 and up, together for the purpose of furthering their spiritual journey in faith.  Through song and worship, as well as community outreach projects, our young people learn the value of youth ministry.  A variety of activities is planned for these young people.
Building and Grounds Inspects and recommends to the Pastor and Parish Council what maintenance needs to be done on the church building and grounds.  They try to find volunteers to do other necessary work.  They evaluate all construction and maintenance projects.
Church Decorating   Helps to maintain the decorations, arrange any flowers for the holidays and set up the proper liturgical colors.

Collection Counting Records and counts the weekly collection.
Homebound Ministry Brings Communion to those who cannot attend regular Mass.
Eucharistic Ministers Eucharistic Ministers share the body and Blood of Christ with the faithful
Evangelization Promotes the Good News of Jesus throughout the parish by various means
Faith Formation Teaches all parish members about the Catholic faith
Finance Council Oversees the finances of the Church
Fellowship Sunday Social Encourages members to gather as a community to visit and to become acquainted with new members and/or visitors.
Funeral Help Solicits, prepares, and helps to prepare food and clean up for funerals.
Funeral Servers   Assists the priest at funeral Masses.
Knights of Columbus   Catholic Christian men who support the faith/work of the church.
Lectors Lectors proclaim the Word of God at Mass.
Liturgical Ministries Eucharistic Ministers share the body and Blood of Christ with the faithful.  Lectors proclaim the Word of God at Mass.  Servers assist the priest at Mass.
Music Organists, singers and musicians who provide instrumental and vocal music at Mass and other occasions.  
Nursing Home Ministry Visits and brings Holy Communion to the sick and elderly in our local nursing homes
Parish Pastoral Council  Assists pastor in fulfilling parish mission.
Praise and Prayer  Ministry of prayer
R.C.I.A. (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults) Meets with non-Catholic people who want to learn more about the Catholic faith.
Rosary Ministry  
Sacred Heart of Jesus Auxiliary  An organization of all parish women who meet monthly and whose function is to raise funds for the care, upkeep and additions to the interior of the church.
Sacristan Cares for the vestments, altar cloths, and sacramentals needed for the celebration of Mass.
St. Vincent De Paul  Serves the needs of those in Baraga County
Stewardship  Serves in developing the time, talent and treasure in the parish.
Ushers Welcomes, guides, collects offerings, and distributes bulletins at Mass