The hospitality committee create an environment for parishioners to meet and greet each other on hospitality weekends. This committee also interacts with other groups for special events. The Committee organizes activities that foster a spirit of community among members of the parish.
Contact: Maria Sobel
HEALTH CARE MINISTRY
Works to promote the physical, emotional, and spiritual health of our parish community through health education, counseling, community referrals and advocacy.
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Contact: Mary Kay Maley, RN, NP, FCN
PRO LIFE MINISTRY
Members of this ministry help parishioners become more aware of the issues of pro-life and the effects of the culture of death on our society. Our activities include prayer services, literature distribution, petitions, fundraisers, bulletin inserts, praying at local abortion centers, etc.
This ministry provides support to those who have experienced the death of a loved one. An 8 week support group is held each year in the Fall and at other times during the year.
Contact: Bill McLaughlin
WEBSITE AND COMMUNICATION MINISTRY
The purpose of this ministry is to keep website content updated and make design decisions about website. Work with parish staff to publish relevant information on line and in print.
Contact: Sharon Schwalm
DINNERS TO DOORSTEPS
This group provides fellowship and support through a home cooked meal to those suffering through recent illness, disability or hospitalization. Once a month a meal is prepared for the person in need. The cook calls the individual and sets up and day and time convenient for both.
Contact: Margaret Evans
SOCIAL ACTION MINISTRY
The Social Action Ministry’s focus is on opportunities for outreach to provide assistance and friendship to the homebound and the less fortunate in our parish and surrounding communities. Seasonal projects include: Flowers to the Homebound at Christmas and Easter; Christmas Giving Tree; Autumn Coat Drive; Back Pack Collection (August); Adopt-A-Box Toiletry Collection (Lent).
Contact: Anne Remetz
SOCIAL JUSTICE MINISTRY
Our patron, Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, challenges us to touch the dying, the poor, the lonely and the unwanted according to the graces we have received. Therefore, the mission of the Social Justice Committee of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish is to provide parishioners with education in Catholic Social Teachings and opportunities for direct service and actions directed at social change. We hold monthly meetings to plan activities; monthly movies on Sunday afternoons, multiple opportunities to help with social action projects. Join us for the opportunity to get support for implementing your own social justice ideas.
Contact: Jim and Mickey Steinitz
ST. VINCENT DEPAUL SOCIETY
Provide comfort to the poor by providing assistance with bill payment, food, and cost of medication. Our activities include monthly meetings, monthly sandwich making, home visits
Contact by phone at 856-858-1444 or
Email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MINISTRY WITH THE DEAF
We welcome and include in every aspect of parish life, those persons who are Deaf or experience a hearing loss. Weekly 10 am Mass is offered in American Sign Language, voice interpreted for hearing members of the Parish at Holy Saviour Church. Other activities, support services and volunteer opportunities surround this ministry. For more information, please refer to the Camden Diocese’s website by clicking here.
Contact: Kate Slosar
248-238-9790 (text only)
MINSTRY TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
We welcome and include in every aspect of parish life, those persons who have physical or developmental disabilities. Monthly activities will soon be offered at McDaid Hall on Holy Saviour campus. This facility is fully accessible.
We also provide services. We can visit you or your family member in your home, connect and refer you to agencies that can assist you, provide opportunities for prayer, social activities and support groups. There are also volunteer opportunities in this ministry. Please contact Sr. Bonnie McMenamin for more information.
Contact: Bonnie McMenamin, SSJ
This goal of this ministry is to assist parishioners in taking care of their health by providing up to date health information and to assist them in developing healthy habits of living.
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Contact: Mary Kay