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Counselling Ministries

Bear one another's burdens, and in this way, you will fulfill the law of Christ - Galatians 6:2

Have you been blessed with the gift of giving comfort, support, and wisdom to others? Are you called to be a guide, counsellor or friend to the Catholic community? 

Here are some ministries to consider:

Baptismal Preparation Team Member
Bereavement Team Member
Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion of the Sick to Homes-Institutions
Lay Pastoral Visitor
Marriage Preparation Facilitator
Mothers Group Leader Coordinator
New Beginnings, Peer Support Group Facilitator
Outreach Program Friendly Visitor
Prayer Group Member

Please contact your parish office or Parish Screening Coordinator to find out more about these ministries and which are available at your parish.