Ministries & Organizations

A.C.T.S

ACTS is an acronym for Adoration, Community, Theology & Service.
Retreats are offered yearly for men, women and teens.

 

For more information for retreats for adults, please contact:
Aroldo Rodriguez 210-218-4480 | arrodriguez1125@gmail.com 

 

For more information for teen retreats, please contact:
Joey Gutierrez 210-734-7285 ext. 206 | joey.gutierrez@olgsa.org

Bible Study

Several groups meet at various times during the year. Past studies included programs from Ascension Press and Word on Fire.

 

For studies on Wednesdays, please contact:
Shelley Clary 903-714-3889 | shelleyclary@gmail.com

 

For studies on Thursdays, please contact:
Linda Enriquez 210-387-4804 | linda.lamar@yahoo.com 

Eucharistic Adoration

Adorers commit to one hour (or more) per week to be present with the Lord in the Blessed Sacrament in the Adoration Chapel.

For more information, please contact:
Becky & Eli Prieto 210-725-2383 | rlynneprieto@sbcglobal.net
Cecilio Rodriguez 210-723-6144 | ceciliorodriguez@aol.com

Eucharistic Ministers & Sacristans

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion assist in the distribution of Communion during Masses.
Sacristans are responsible for opening and closing the Church and for setting up and storing all items needed for Mass


For more information, please contact:  
Patricia Pollack (210) 734-7285 | patricia.pollack@olgsa.org

Hospitality Ministers

Ushers and greeters welcome the community as they enter the Church. These ministers also seat people as need, collect offerings, and distribute bulletins.

For more information, please contact:  
Patricia Pollack (210) 734-7285 | patricia.pollack@olgsa.org

Knights of Columbus

This organization, which is open to Catholic men 18 years of age and older, provide support to the parish and community and promotes the principal of charity.

For more information, please contact:
Gerardo Chica | gerardochica@hotmail.com

Lectors

These ministers proclaim the Word of God during the Liturgy.

For more information, please contact:
Richard Flint 210-387-5602 | richardeflint@yahoo.com 

Ministry of the Sick & Homebound

Eucharistic Ministers ensure that the sick, the elderly and the homebound continue their Eucharistic place in our community

For more information, please contact:
Patricia Pollack 210-734-7285 | patricia.pollack@olgsa.org

Music Ministry

Parishioners share their musical talents, vocal or instrumental, as ministers of the sung prayer of the community.


For more information, please contact:  
Patricia Pollack (210) 734-7285 | patricia.pollack@olgsa.org

Parish Guild

The Parish Guild helps to foster the spiritual and personal growth for our members and the parish community through spiritual and corporal works of mercy.

For more information, please contact:
Bridie Chaudoir 713-501-2954 | vbisensee17@yahoo.com 
Teri Noal 210-316-0300 | terinoal@yahoo.com

Parish Outreach

Parishioners have the opportunity to volunteer and participate in various parish outreach activities

For more information, please contact:
Roger Williams | rogerwtx@gmai.com

Raising in Grace

Moms & Toddlers meet every 2nd and 4th Monday of the month from 9:30 am – 11:30 am to seek community and deeper relationship with God through their call to motherhood. Moms and children come together for a child-centered story time, as well as a mom-centered enrichment time with guest speakers.

For more information, please contact:
Marissa Arriaga: 201-885-5047

RCIA & Adult Confirmation

RCIA is a process that forms a community of inquirers through the education, formation and ritualization to be joined into the Catholic Church. RCIA is for the unbaptized, baptized but uncatechized, and for those seeking full communion with the Catholic Church.

Adult Confirmation is for adults who have already received the sacraments of Baptism and First Holy Communion.

For more information about RCIA and/or Adult Confirmation, please contact:
Joey Gutierrez (210) 734-7285  ext. 206| joey.gutierrez@olgsa.org

Rosary Prayer Ministry

Parishioners meet monthly to reflect on a passage of Scripture, for intercessory prayer, to pray the Rosary, and to enjoy a time of fellowship.

For more information, please contact
Greg Clary 903-714-0232 | irishgmc@gmail.com

Young Adult Ministry

The Young Adult Ministry is for men and women ages 21-40 and seeks to encourage discipleship through faith formation, fellowship and alms giving.

For more information, please contact:
Kristin Ashley (210) 823-8192 | kristin.erin.ashley@gmail.com

Women's Spirituality & Prayer Group

Monday 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm beginning on October 4.


Women 18 and older are invited to join to explore Catholic spirituality through prayer sharing in both large and small group settings.


For more information, please contact:
Laura Macom (210) 863-8269 | LMacom@ymail.com

TMIY: That Man is You

TMIY is an interactive men’s program focused on the development of male leadership in the modern world. It combines scientific research, the teachings of the Catholic faith and the wisdom of the saints. Men meet weekly on Wednesday at 6:00 am.

 

For more information, please contact:
Greg Clary (903) 714-0232 | irishgmc@gmail.com

Bishop Fulton Sheen series

Gathers each Saturday 8:30 am – 9:30 am in the Madonna Room Basement to listen to a 25 minute talk from Bishop Fulton Sheen, share thoughts and close with prayer. You’ll be filled with a deeper appreciation of our Catholic faith, as well as being uplifted by the timeless Sheen’s teachings.

 

For more information, please contact:
Roger Williams (210) 724-8828 | rogerwtx@gmail.com