The goal of these ministries is to assist parents in the religious formation and spiritual development of their children as well as the spiritual growth of the St. Peter Parish family.
Adult Education Greeter
These greeters help to make our guests feel welcome at St. Peter Parish during scheduled Adult Education Programs.
Time Commitment: 20 min. (usually 7:10-7:30 PM) on the presentation evenings (about 5 per year)
Bible Study Leader
The Bible Study Minsitry's purpose is to help people learn how to better understand their Bible reading, the role of the sacraments, and church teaching. Our leaders facilitate and gather people together in a small group setting with the Bible, under the guidance of the Holy Spirit. If you want to share your love of the Bible, this is the ministry for you.
Time Commitment: 2-3 hours per week
Bible Study Participant
Do you have questions about your faith and the Bible? If so, this is the ministry for you. Reading of the Bible regularly is essential for every Catholic. Our various groups meet weekly to study scripture, to share faith experiences, and to relate the Good News to daily living.
Time Commitment: 1-2 hours per week
Catholic Apologetics Leader
Our Catholic Apologetics Leader provides our Apologetics class with a deeper understanding of the Church that Jesus Christ founded.
Time Commitment: 3 hours per week
Catholic Apologetics Participant
This is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about your faith and to learn how to defend your Catholic faith.
Time Commitment: 1 hour, once a week
Financial peace University
We all need a plan for our money. Financial Peace University (FPU) is that plan! It teaches God's way of handling money. Through video teaching, class discussions and interactive small group activities, FPU presents biblical, practical steps to get form where you are to where you've dreamed you could be. This plan will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more!
Time Commitment: FPU classes meet for around 1 1/2 hours each week for 9 weeks
RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults and Teens)
Adults and teens learn more about their own faith while helping others to learn and pray. The Rite of Christian Education is a process designed to welcome the unbaptized, and baptized who wish to complete the Sacraments of Initiation such as First Holy Communion and Confirmation.
Time Commitment: 2 hours a week (September through May, Tuesday 10:00-11:30 AM or Wednesday 7:00-8:30 PM, some Sunday mornings)
Religious Education Aide
Many helpers are needed to provide an outstanding Religious Education program. You will be of assistance to the catechists in the classrooms or in the hallways with small groups of children. Hallway monitors, parking lot aides and office helpers are also needed.
Time Commitment: Varies with position. Preschool: Sunday during 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM Mass. 1-8: Monday 4:00-5:30 PM or Tuesday 4:00-5:30 PM
Religious Education Catechist
Our catechists share their faith and their love with the youngest members of St. Peter parish by providing students from Preschool through Grade 8 with their Religious Education and Sacrament preparation.
Time Commitment: 1/2-1 hour preparation at home each week and 1 1/4 hours of class each week