|Liturgy of the Word with Children Assistant |
|Contribution to Parish Mission Statement|
|Liturgical ministers are essential to good community worship. Each minister contributes to the community's nourishment of faith and energizes us to go forth to live our daily lives as committed followers of Jesus Christ. |
|Assist Prayer Leader with "Liturgy of the Word with Children" during the 5:00 p.m., 8:00 a.m., or 10:00 a.m. Masses. |
- Arrive 15 minutes prior to Mass. Assist Prayer Leader in setting up the chapel.
- Dismiss with children after opening prayer and return to liturgy at the Preparation of the Gifts. (Does not necessitate attending another Mass.)
- Assist Prayer Leader as needed with readings and child supervision.
- Encourage children's sharing through active listening.
|Abiltiy to read and share faith with young children.
Must attend Prohibited Behaviors Orientation Class (scheduled several times during the fall months and approximately 2 hours in length).
|Approximately four Liturgy of the Word with Children sessions per year for 20 minutes during 5 pm, 8 am, or 10 am weekend liturgy. One scheduling meeting in the fall.
|Length of Commitment|
|One year, renewable. |
|Mentoring/collaboration with Coordinator and Prayer Leaders.
PBO required. |
|Coordinator and Liturgist |