”Put yourself at the disposal of the Church. It needs you. You are its' future.” - Pope John Paul II
(Left to Right) - Barbara Costa, Sydney Chavez, Mary Montana & Graci
All Are Welcome !
Parishioners of Immaculate Conception are invited to get involved in our parish in many ways. Listed are some of the opportunities that you may find personally and spiritually rewarding:
Altar Servers: assist the priests and deacons during the Mass or liturgical service. Boys and girls ages 9-18 who have already received the Sacrament of First Holy Communion. Altar Server Trainers are Gus & Tracey Trujillo (English) and Ana Lugo (Spanish).
Eucharistic Ministers: assists bishops, priests and deacons in distributing the Body of Christ and the Precious Blood.
Lectors/Commentators: A person with the talent of proclaiming clearly and intelligibly the Holy Scripture in the celebration of the Eucharist and other liturgies where the word of God is proclaimed.
Music/Choir: Choir and musicians sing and play at weekend Masses and for special occasions. Head of the Music Ministry is Deacon Oscar Chavez.
Ushers/Greeters: Assist in seating parishioners at mass; take up collection and distribute bulletins before and after Mass; welcome/facilitate physical needs of parishioners.
RCIA: Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults is the process of welcoming new members into the Catholic Church. It is for those men and women who have not been baptized, received First Eucharist or Confirmation in the Catholic Church. Its main purpose is to assist prospective Catholics in their journey to become active members of the church.
Religious Education: From kindergarten through eighth grade; preparation for sacraments of First Eucharist, Reconciliation and Confirmation; develops Catholic and Christian faith through ongoing education.