Spiritual Life

Christ Renews His Parish (Cristo Renueva Su Parroquia)/Welcome

This retreat helps to inspire parishioners, build community, and transform the parish. This is an overnight weekend experience which allows people to step back from the everyday to reflect on their lives and their spiritual journeys in order to build meaningful relationship with those in the parish. Contact the parish office to find out more information on this program and the dates in which this program will happen.

Eucharistic Apostles of the Divine Mercy

The mission of this ministry is to profess and proclaim the truth of the Real Presence of Jesus in the Most Holy Eucharist and promote Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. The Cenacle meets every Thursday morning at 10:00am to study, pray, and share their faith in order to demonstrate that Divine Mercy is a way of life, not just a message. Call the parish office to receive more information.

St. Mary’s Prayer Warriors

Have a sudden prayer request? Would you like hundreds more to pray for you or someone else in need? This praying group maintains a list of Prayer Warriors who receive invitations in their personal email inbox to pray for special needs when requested and provides a safe place to share them. Anyone can send a prayer request in English or Spanish. If you would like to send a prayer request OR be added to this email list to receive prayer requests when needed, please send to prayingwarriors81@gmail.com or leave your information in the church office. We also can be found on myParish app. For more information please call the parish office.

Liturgical Art and Environment

This group helps with altar flowers for our liturgical seasons. They also help with various decorations in our gathering area which help to reflect our liturgical seasons. If interesting in assisting with this ministry please call the parish office.

Men’s Evening of Recollection

The purpose is to help participants sanctify their ordinary life in and through their work, family, and recreational activities. The program is a meditation, preferably by a priest, a talk by a layman on living the Christian virtues combined with time for spiritual reading, and an examination of conscience in front of the Blessed Sacrament. There is also the opportunity for the Sacrament of Confession. The evening closes with an optional time for fellowship, light snacks, and refreshments. These will ordinarily be held the first Tuesday of the month at 6:45pm. Please call the parish office to receive more information.

Prayer & Healing

All Christians are called to the ministry of prayer. This ministry serves our community through a weekly gathering on Wednesday afternoons at 3:00 pm to pray for the petitions from the Perpetual Adoration Chapel as well as the needs of our parishioners, their family and friends. In addition, the ministry maintains a list of Prayer Partners who receive invitations to pray for special needs throughout the week in their personal email inbox. Anyone interested in receiving these messages may send their request to: angelawhiston8@gmail.com. Please call the parish office for more information.

Rosary Making Ministry

Volunteers prayerfully make rosaries to be given to children, missionaries, members of the armed forces and veterans, also making them available to individuals who visit the Perpetual Adoration Chapel. The rosary makes make and sell rosaries for the St. Mary’s Gift Shop to fund the supplied needed for their ministry. Please call the parish office for more information.