RLEDU_Liturgy Children_Volunteers

Volunteer Opportunities

 

Children's Liturgy of the Word - Catechist

Responsibilities: To proclaim the Sunday readings to the children ages 4 to 9 and lead them in prayer and reflection. Materials are provided to assist in the preparation of the reflection and prayer, and new ministers are teamed up with an experienced minister until they are comfortable leading the Liturgy solo.

Qualifications: Person must be living in accord with the Catholic faith and be open and willing to share it with others. He or she should have an ability to communicate with and manage a group of children ages 4 to 9. All presentation materials are provided by the program director along with orientation, training and ongoing support. Adherence to the Safe Environment Program is required.

Commitment: Approximately 20 minutes during one Sunday (10:00 AM) Mass every 4 weeks for at least a year (September to May).

Contact: Michele M Hundermark @ 610-543-5448 or [email protected]


Children's Liturgy of the Word - Catechist Aide

Responsibilities: To assist with the supervision of the children ages 4 to 9 as they go to the school for the Children's Liturgy of the Word, while they are at the Liturgy, and as they return to the church following the conclusion of the Liturgy. Catechist Aides serve to help maintain a prayerful attitude among the children during the celebration of the Liturgy.

Qualifications: This person should have the ability to establish a good rapport with children of all ages. Must be willing to supervise children in order to maintain a prayerful attitude and respect among participants. Orientation and training will be provided.

Commitment: Approximately 20 minutes during one Sunday (10:00 AM) Mass every 4 weeks for at least a year (September to May). Adherence to the Safe Environment Program is required.

Contact: Michele M Hundermark @ 610-543-5448 or [email protected]