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:     Sue Eastlund                                                763-682-2926                               

                  Judy Fuller                                                    763-295-3880

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…

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
iii.Late Spring (thinking of you)
iv.Early Fall (thinking of you)
viii.First Holy Communion

C. Cards sent to Catholic residents at the following:

i.Nursing home
ii.St. Benedict’s
iii.Mississippi Shores
iv.Saint Henry’s Home bound
v.Saint Henry’s Catechumens