Parish Community

To volunteer or for more information about any of these ministries & groups, please contact the parish office.

Catholic Women's League

A National women’s organization that responds to the spiritual and social needs of its members and the larger community.

Meetings: Once per month (afternoon).

Coffee Fellowship

This gathering allows everyone the opportunity to chat with fellow parishioners in a relaxed social manner after the celebration of Mass.

If you are interested in helping to prepare the coffee, juice, and cookies, please contact Helene Dizy at 250-656-0572.

Meetings: Once per week, after Sunday's 10:30am Mass.

Friendly Hours

To prepare and serve lunch for those who need food, friendship or support. Every Tuesday & Thursday (except in Summer, at Christmas, and during Easter week).

Commitment: Once a month (Approx. 3 Hours).

Knights of Columbus

A fraternal organization of Catholic men who service the church, community, council & country.

Meetings: Once per month (Evening, Approx. 3 hrs).

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Library

To obtain, catalogue, and maintain the books in our library.

Commitment: As needed.

Social Committee

To coordinate social activities in the parish.

Commitment: As needed.

St Vincent de Paul Society

A charitable organization committed to serve those in need by providing food, housing, clothing and support.

Meetings: Once per month.

Taiji Qigong

Members practice reflection, stillness, and the movements of Taiji Qigong, in order to encourage the harmonious flow of chi.

Meetings: St. Elizabeth’s Church on Wednesdays at 10 am (1.5 hours), 
or Thursdays at 6 pm (1 hour).

Youth Ministry

To encourage and assist the youth of our parish. To participate in diocesan youth activities.

Commitment: As needed.

Spiritual Growth

Infant Baptism Preparation Team

Assist families requesting infant Baptism and to welcome the newborn to our Christian Community. To visit with the parents to prepare and discuss the signs, symbols and meaning of baptism.

Commitment: Team members spend 1.5 hrs. preparation visit with each family.

Children's Liturgy

To interpret the Gospel at the children’s level - through song, art, games.

Commitment: Once per month at 10:30 mass.

Children's Religious Education

To support families in teaching their children about spirituality, God and their role in the Christian Community.

Commitment: Sunday 9:45 am-11:00 am, plus home preparation.

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Marriage Blessings

To recognize through a special blessing those couple whose marriage anniversary falls during the month.

Commitment: Last Sunday of every month.

Marriage Enrichment

To inform the parish and help organize upcoming marriage enrichment weekends.

Commitment: As needed.

Prayer Group

Join us and praise God in word and song and share how God is working in your life. Enjoy fellowship and be nourished by the teachings and sharing of others on their spiritual journey. During our meeting we offer petitions for family, friends and our local and world communities.

Commitment: Every Thursday, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm, at St. Elizabeths in the small meeting room #3.

Prayer Intentions

Prayer Group invites submissions from other ministries for any prayer intentions they might have at any time. Please feel free to use the Prayer Group Intentions Form.

Commitment: As needed.

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)

The RCIA is a process that prepares a person to be a member of the Church. The process has its purpose the creation of Church.

Lived and celebrated faithfully, the process not only add members to the Church, but also clearly affirms who the Church is.

Scripture Study

To lead or organize interested parishioners in studying scripture.

Commitment: As interest demands.