Faith Formation Volunteer Opportunities

Current Faith Formation Volunteer Opportunities:    Email Cathy Chiappetta to join our team.

First Reconciliation and Eucharist Retreat Helper
Volunteers are needed for two three-hour children’s retreats. The first is the first Saturday of December. The second is a Saturday in early April.  Volunteers can serve in two ways: 1) Working directly with children by leading a station of the retreat or 2) Helping coordinate retreat activities, moving children from station to station, and providing support to those working with the children.

Confirmation Table Leaders  - meets twice a month 10:15 – 11:30  –   table leaders help keep Confirmands engaged and focused at tables.

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Assistant
Assistants aid the students as they work with educational materials and aid the Catechist in however the catechist deems appropriate.There is an annual Saturday morning training to be an assistant, but you can also schedule a training session anytime throughout the year. Volunteers help on Sunday morning or afternoon at least once per month.  The program also is in need of skilled craft makers, including woodworking, calligraphy, art, etc.

To help out in these areas, please complete the form below. For questions or more information, please send an email to Cathy Chiappetta.

Volunteer Packet
The Volunteer Packet includes important forms: the volunteer profile, background check release, and acknowledgement of receipt of the Diocesan Code of Ethics and Sexual Misconduct Policy. Volunteer Packet – Forms and Policies

Please send signed forms to Regina Wahl.

Protecting God’s Children

The Catholic Church is committed to the safety of children. Together we can make a Promise to Protect, and a Pledge to Heal.
Training – Protecting God’s Children for Adults: Designed to help adults recognize and prevent the sexual abuse of children. Mandatory for all employees and for all volunteers who have regular contact with children.
Pre-registration for workshops is required. For available training sessions, please click on the following link: Protecting God’s Children Training Sessions