Teaching / Evangelizing

If you enjoy learning about our faith, teaching children or sharing your faith with others, consider joining one of our teaching ministries.

Catechists (Adults & Teens)
Religious Ed Office Ext. 111

Many confirmed adults and confirmed teens are needed to share the love of God with our young people as catechists. Please consider sharing your gifts, talents, and faith as a catechist. Detailed lesson plans and all materials are provided. 2 hours a week while classes are in session. Adults must complete a Protecting God’s Children Workshop to volunteer and teens must complete a Called to Serve Workshop to volunteer.

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Assistant Catechists (Adults & Teens)
Religious Ed Office Ext. 111

Each classroom needs an assistant to take attendance, rehearse the Bible verse with the students, get them started on the day’s activity, monitor pick-up procedures, support the catechist and/or provide one-on-one attention to the students. This position could be a shared one, with rotation. 1 ½ hours weekly while classes are in session. Adults must complete a Protecting God’s Children Workshop to volunteer and teens must complete a Called to Serve Workshop to volunteer.

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Substitute Catechists (Adults)
Religious Ed Office Ext. 111

Willing to be called on short notice should a regular catechist be unable to be present. Based on your availability. Adults must complete a Protecting God’s Children Workshop to volunteer and teens must complete a Called to Serve Workshop to volunteer.

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Children’s Liturgy Leader
Olivia McCarthy Ext. 101

Ministers are needed to lead the children in unfolding the Scriptures at a level they can understand and learn from. Takes place weekly during morning Mass from October through May. Leaders are asked for a once or twice a month commitment, to be scheduled on a rotating basis. We are also in need of any high school or middle school students interested in assisting!

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Vacation Bible School
Elizabeth Spencer Ext. 106

Adults and Teens are needed to make this June event a success! This is a week-long “camp” for K-5th graders. We need assistance in all areas including: Station leaders, crew leaders, set up, clean up, and more! More information will come out in late April / early May, but please sign up now if you are interested in helping and/or would like more information.

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Alpha Small Group Leader
Elizabeth Spencer Ext. 106

A 9 week series on your faith. Alpha gives everyone the opportunity to explore the meaning of life in a relaxed, friendly setting. The sessions begin with a meal followed by a short talk and time to discuss the topic. Starting September—November, if you can assist with leading a small group.

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Evangelization Committee
Brenda Kozlowski Ext. 103

Meets on the first Tuesday of each month (September – June). Jesus told the Disciples: “Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you.” The church exists to evangelize. This group works on creative ways to Unleash the Gospel at St. Anastasia.

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R.C.I.A. Sponsor
Elizabeth Spencer Ext. 106

Journey with and mentor a candidate or catechumen as they learn about the Catholic faith and enter the Church at Easter. Attend Sunday R.C.I.A. classes – once a week for 1 ½ hours.

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Small Group Leaders in Adult Faith
Elizabeth Spencer Ext. 106

Lead a small group in a variety of different faith formation studies that would help others grow in their faith. Time commitment is based on your availability.

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Walking With Purpose Leader
Elizabeth Spencer Ext. 106

This is a Bible study for women meeting on Tuesday morning OR evening from September through May. Walking with Purpose will help you enjoy a deeper personal relationship with Jesus Christ, nurtured through personal Bible study and small group discussions created just for women. Small group leaders, set up and decorating are needed for this Bible study.

Contact Elizabeth Spencer