Liturgical Ministries

Altar Servers

Altar Servers

High School boys and men and women serve at Masses, weddings, funerals and special Church services. Meets:  As needed at the Church Contact:  Fr. John Dick  972-878-2834 For this week’s schedule of servers for the weekend Masses, click here.  Read More →

Annulments

Annulments

If you wish to learn about the annulment process or have any questions regarding the Catholic Church’s view on annulments, please contact Seth Wright at the Parish Office.  Each case is strictly confidential. Seth Wright (972) 875-2834 sethw@stjohncc.net  Read More →

Cantors

Cantors

These individuals are responsible for leading the congregation in sacred song and responsorial singing. Contact: Ken Janousek        972-875-9423  Read More →

Commentators

Commentators

Commentators are parish members who assist with the orderly function of the Mass by providing opening pastoral commentary/explanation of the Mass and readings, by giving directions when needed throughout the Mass and reading petitions and parish announcements.  The only requirement is a desire to serve God in this special way. Meets:  annually. Contact: ... Read More

Eucharistic Adoration

Eucharistic Adoration

The Exposition of the Holy Eucharist offers us the privilege to prayerfully reflect and acknowledge Christ’s marvelous presence in the sacrament. Contact:  Church Business Office    972-875-2834 Schedule of Eucharistic Adoration: Wednesdays, from after the 12:05 Mass until the 6:30 PM Mass.  Read More →

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion

Under the supervision of the Liturgy Committee, Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion, who are lay men and women, distribute the Eucharist at Masses when needed.  They also take the Eucharist to individuals in their homes or in nursing homes or in hospitals. Meets:  At least once a year or as needed. Contact: Ellene Stout  972-351-1121  Read More →

Lectors

Lectors

A Lector is a proclaimer of the Word of God that gives life to the written word by voicing it in the Liturgy of the Word in the Mass. Any parish member is invited to join this group. Meets:  Annually. Contact:  Cheryl O’Brien    469-337-3497  Read More →

Ushers

Ushers

Ushers assist parish members at Mass and all other necessary celebrations for proper order by finding seats for them, taking up collections, passing out bulletins and other information, and give assistance to the celebrant when necessary.  The ushers also ask parish members to participate in bringing the offertory gifts to the altar during... Read More

Adult Choir

Adult Choir

The St. John Adult Choir is a very talented group of parishioners under the direction of Jerry Moran.  Besides singing regularly at the 10:30 a.m. Sunday Mass, the choir presents a musical program for the Christmas Midnight Mass, and provides all the music during Holy Week, especially for the Easter Vigil.  Pieces performed are four-part... Read More

Children's Choir

Children's Choir

This choir is for children in grades 3-6.  They sing at special liturgical events.  Tryouts are not necessary.  Everyone is welcome. Meets:  As needed. Contact: Parish Office 972-875-2834  Read More →

Organists

Organists

Jerry Moran is the principal organist.  Additional organists/pianists include Pat Haba, Robert Brazier, and Sue Powell.  Any of these musicians may be contacted to play for weddings.  Couples seeking to marry must contact a specific musician to reserve the date (preferably at least 6 months in advance), and to select approved Liturgy music. ... Read More

Requiem Choir

Requiem Choir

The Requiem Choir members take time out of their busy day to sing for funerals and special occasions.  They also sing traditional Czech hymns, which make them very special to our parish and diocese.  These people serve strictly as volunteers and sing at approximately 100+ funerals per year.  Anyone is welcome to come sing whether they are... Read More

Come join in on these great ministries.  By our Baptisms and Confirmations, we are made a part of the People of God and given the responsibility to work toward the building up of the Church.  Take part in the ministry to which God is calling you and live out your Baptism.