Parish Ministries

St. Boniface Parish Ministries

Parish Contacts:

Shawn O’Brien: 612-849-9773

Email: stobber10@gmail.com

Lois Mader: 612-868-9142

Email: JMMaderL@frontier.com

Parish Office 952-446-1054

*Mass Servers – Both Youth and Adult

  • Assist Father at weekend and Holy Day Masses Instructional training provided by Mary Willadsen or Joann Vanderlinde

*Lectors – Both Youth and Adult

  • Read first and second readings, choice of once or twice a month and do service end announcements

*Eucharistic Ministers– Both Youth and Adult

  • The Most honorable job you will Ever have! All training provided after being approved by Archdiocese
  • Any questions call Lois Mader: 612-868-9142 or the Parish Office 952-446-1054

*Greeters – Both Youth and Adult

  • Greet and welcome people as they enter church

*Ushers – Both Youth and Adult

  • Weekend and Holy Day Masses. Greet and seat parishioners, count attendance, take up collection, distribute bulletins at Mass end, after Mass bag money collected and deposit in Church safe. Instructional training available
  • Questions – call or email Michael Smith (952-258-9064) michaelsmithstboni@gmail.com

*Main Choir, Funeral Choir, Cantors and Instrumentalists – Both Youth and Adult

  • Practice as requested by music director Kathy Mahoney
  • Can not sing, but you can play an instrument – we are looking for instrumentalists too!
  • If you do not feel you can commit to our main choir, but still wish to contribute by singing when you can, you are invited to join us for singing at funerals
  • Interested? Please contact Kathy Mahoney at kmahoneymusic@gmail.com

*First Friday Adoration – Both Youth and Adult

  • Held first Friday of each month. Need two people for each time slot starting at 7:00AM to 5:00PM Closing and Benediction. Adorers can be a prayer partner any hour you choose. Call Barbara Smith 952-446-9208 for open times

*Pastoral Ministry – Home-bound and Medical Care Centers

  • Visit parishioners that are home-bound and also at medical care centers, Pray with them and bring them Holy Communion
  • Call Barbara Smith 952-446-9208 or Mary Ryan 952-446-9247 for more information

*Church Gardens – Both Youth and Adult

  • One week a month water potted plants and weed gardens during the growing season. Please contact Mary Lou Hilgers if interested 952-423-8450

*Food Shelf Deliveries – Both Youth and Adult

  • Help provide transportation of food collected in Fellowship Hall during Parish food drives to local food shelves, both in Waconia and Mound

*Assist or Fill In for Parish Maintenance Efforts (Ralph Widmer)

  • Assist Ralph with maintenance of church facilities and parish grounds or be identified as temporary maintenance replacement in times of Ralph’s absence. Church and partial school cleaning, snow removal and mowing