Environment Committee

Due to Covid-19 this ministry is currently on hold.

This committee, whose members are skilled in design, sewing, floral arranging and construction, assist in creating the environment for the celebration of the liturgy. For more information email Sr. Kathy at kmorrissey@stchrisindy.org

Eucharistic Ministers

Due to Covid-19 this ministry is currently on hold.

These lay ministers assist in the distribution of the Eucharist during Sunday liturgies. Many also visit the home-bound or those who are in nursing facilities. Training is provided. For more information please email Beth at bcrouch@stchrisindy.org.

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Hospitality

These volunteers greet parishioners as they enter the church to attend Saturday or Sunday Mass. They provide a warm welcome and are available to answer questions. For more information email Sr. Kathy at kmorrissey@stchrisindy.org

Due to Covid-19 this ministry is currently on hold.

Lectors

These individuals proclaim the Word at the Saturday or Sunday liturgies. If interested please contact Bill Szolek-Van Valkenburgh at billsvv@stchrisindy.org.

Sacristy Linens

Due to Covid-19 this ministry is currently on hold.

Linens are washed and cared for per church procedures by a small group of parishioners. These linens are used during the liturgies throughout the week and on Sunday. Members are scheduled on a rotating basis. For more information email Sharon at shadi52@sbcglobal.net.

Another group makes baptismal garments for the infants who are baptized at St. Christopher Parish.

Ushers

Men and women are invited to be a part of this ministry. These volunteers help seat people and provide assistance in special circumstances. They also assist in taking up the collection during Mass. They are scheduled on a rotating basis. If interested please contact the volunteer committee at volunteers@stchrisindy.org.

Servers

Due to Covid 19 this ministry is currently on hold

School students in 5th grade are trained to be servers as part of their religious education. CCD students who are interested in being servers can get with Fr. Paul for dates when training is provided. Training is usually done once a year. For more information contact Fr. Paul at pshikany@stchrisindy.org

Choir

Adults: Interested in leading worship by singing with the choir? Join us and get connected with a group of men and women committed to worshiping together. We have cantors that sing at the 5:30 pm Saturday, 8 am and 10:30 am Sunday Masses. Cantors are chosen from the choir. If interested contact Peter Kadeli at pkadeli@stchrisindy.org.

3rd - 7th grade: Interested in being a part of the Children’s Christmas Choir? They sing during the Christmas Eve liturgy at 4 pm. There are 4 practice sessions (6:00-7:00 p.m.) prior to Dec 24th. If interested contact Peter Kadeli at pkadeli@stchrisindy.org.

Handbell Choir

Members of this ministry provide music in conjunction with the choir at Sunday liturgies. Interested people should have a basic music reading ability, a sense of rhythm, be at least high school age and available to regularly attend Monday evening rehearsals at the church (7 – 8:30 pm). Contact John (317-669-2206) to pursue this opportunity or to get more information about the choir.

Due to Covid 19 this ministry is currently on hold

Sunday Nursery

Volunteers provide childcare for infants and children through age three during the 10:30 am Sunday Mass. To participate in this ministry you must complete the Safe and Sacred Training with a background check. Volunteers are scheduled on a rotating basis. For more information or if you're interested in volunteering please email Sr. Kathy at kmorrissey@stchrisindy.org.

Due to Covid 19 this ministry is currently on hold.