Card Ministry

This ministry sends out cards weekly and at various times throughout the year.  Parish members and staff receive cards during times of illness, death, high milestone anniversaries, and special congratulations. Volunteers write a short message in approximately 10 to 15 cards.  All supplies are provided. Volunteer time commitment includes one hour training and various times throughout the year.

Contact:               Pat Markling       763-295-2408     
Description:

1.Three parts of Card Ministry

a.Cards sent on weekly basis
b.Cards sent at various times during year
c.Collection & assembly of cards

A. Weekly: Parish members receive cards during times of…

i.Illness
ii.Deaths
iii.Anniversaries (50th, 60th, etc.)
iv.Special congratulations
Names should be called into Parish Office or to acting Co-coordinator

B. Special cards sent during year:

i.Valentine’s Day
ii.Easter
iii.Late Spring (thinking of you)
iv.Early Fall (thinking of you)
v.Christmas
vi.Graduation
vii.Confirmation
viii.First Holy Communion

C. Cards sent to Catholic residents at the following:

i.Nursing home
ii.St. Benedict’s
iii.Mississippi Shores
iv.St. Henry’s Homebound
v.St. Henry’s Catechumens
vi.Staff