SAINT FRANCIS XAVIER PARISH

Committees


BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS COMMITTEE
Prioritize needs and potential concerns for the future of our facilities, and brainstorm potential resources within the parish to respond to those needs. Also oversee repair work by volunteers and construction firms.  Contact Ryan Richter, 828-284-5331, [email protected], Chaney Cathcart, 816-232-3008, [email protected]

STEWARDSHIP COMMITTEE
Help people discover and live their God-given potential. Contact the Parish office at 232-8449.

WELCOME COMMITTEE
This committee gets in touch with new families in our parish either by phone or letter. They let them know about the Ministries, and organizations available at St. Francis, and they see if they have any questions concerning Saint Francis Parish.  Contact Bridget Matthias, 244-0296, [email protected]

MR. AND MRS. CLUB
A social group that builds support and friendships among married couples of Saint Francis Xavier Community.  Contact Ashley Matthias, 262-0101, [email protected]

ALTAR SOCIETY
This group provides for the needs of the Altar and Sacristy, as well as other needs of the church.  They meet on the first Thursday of the month at 12:30pm in the Parish Center.  Contact the parish office at 232-8449

RESPECT LIFE COMMITTEE   
This group educates and informs our fellow parishioners on the preeminent importance of defending all human life.  Contact Joe Marmaud, 261-0967, [email protected]

LITURGICAL COMMITTEE
This committee helps plan liturgies so that they may be life giving and prayerful.  Contact the Parish office at 232-8449.

VOCATION CROSS COMMITTEE
This recipient receives the Vocation Cross at scheduled times, and makes a commitment to pray in their homes for vocations.  They will receive the cross at Sunday Mass.  Contact Bob Whetsell, 232-1371, [email protected]

FUNERAL LUNCHEON COMMITTEE
After a funeral service a luncheon is provided, at the family's request, for family members and friends.  Contact Judi Jenkins, 279-0254

SUNDAY MORNING COFFEE AND DONUTS
This committee sets up coffee, juice and donuts on Sunday mornings after 7:30am and 9:30am Mass from September through May.  Contact Dennis Bell, 233-9209, [email protected]

SEWING GROUP
Learn to quilt, embroidery, and do crafts while enjoying fellowship.  Meets every Thursday, 9:30am-1:30pm in the Xavier House.  Contact the Parish Office, 232-8449.

OFFICE HELP/BULK MAILING
Contact the parish office at 232-8449.