Ministries

Listed below are existing Ministries at our church. To learn more about any of our activities and ministries, please leave a message with the Parish Office at (978) 452-2150 and you will be contacted by one of the contact person(s) listed under your area of interest.

ACOLYTES – Assist the priest on the altar, a ministry for young and not-so-young alike. Contact: Father Ennis.

ALTAR GUILD– Preparing the altar before services and maintaining the linens, vessels, candles, etc. Contact: Sue Smith.

BUILDING AND MAINTENANCE – Helping with the upkeep and repairs and management of our buildings. Contact: Ed Lewis.

CHOIR – Leading the congregation in hymns. Singers and musicians of all abilities are welcome. Contact: Beth Parsons.

CURSILLO – “Offering a short course in Christianity” begins with a weekend retreat. Contact: Norm Zarella.

FELLOWSHIP – Organizing coffee hours and other social events. Contacts: Jeff Lambert.

FINANCE COMMITTEE – Working with the budget, investments and financial matters of the church. Contacts: Norm Zarella.

LAY READERS, CHALICE BEARERS AND LAY EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS – Proclaiming the lessons at the services, distributing the chalice and taking Holy Communion to the Sick. Contact: Father Ennis.

NEWCOMERS’ MINISTRY – Welcoming those who visit Saint Anne’s for the first time and following up with a mailing, and a “New Members’ Dinner” and Orientation. Contact: Priscille Godfroy.

NEWSLETTER – Keeping our church family informed. Contact: Parish Office @ 978-452-2150

OUTREACH – Reaching into our community with a practical approach. Contact: Prudence Brighton.

PUBLICITY – Making the Community aware of the ministries and programs at Saint Anne’s. Contact: Prudence Brighton.

SENIOR OUTREACHConnecting to older parishioners and elders in the larger community through social events, visits, and greeting cards. Contact: Anne Malavich.

STEWARDSHIP COMMITTEE – Give of your Time, Talent and Treasure. Contacts: Norm and MJ Zarella.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Teaching and reaching our children. Contact: Valerie Opara.

USHERS – Greeting everyone and providing direction during the services. Contact: Church Office

WEBSITE – Keeping the congregation and the larger community informed about what’s going on at Saint Anne’s and St. John’s. Contact Scottie Farber.

YOUTH MINISTRY (EYC) – Reaching teenagers through special activities. Contact: Alison Saxelby.

If you are interested in participating in these or any other ministries, please contact the Parish office at (978) 452-2150.