Ministry Opportunities - Get Involved and Live the Gospel
Adult Faith Formation
This ministry provides various opportunities for one to attend or volunteer. We have regular studies on Sacred Scripture and spiritually enhancing topics, guest speakers for the parish, marriage building events / groups, seasonal events and much more. This is a dynamic ministry so if you feel there is a type of educational / formational group that would benefit you and the parish, feel free to let us know. One need we have is for married couples to volunteer for our Marriage Preparation Ministry. If you are interested in getting involved or volunteering, contact Chris Foeldi at 636-532-9344 or Adultfaith@ascensionchesterfield.org
Volunteers clean the Church and launder altar linens on a rotating schedule. Contact: Bev Menendez at, 636-537-1418
This is a club open to all senior parishioners. There are both spiritual and social activities. Contact: Betty Seeney, 636-532-5505
Ascension Employment Network (AEN)
This is a self-help employment support group which provides guidance for the unemployed/underemployed. Contact: 636-530-9017 or Email: http://www.aen.mustbehere.com/
This Association manages youth and adult sports programs, as well as fund raisers. Contact: Mike McDonough 636-530-0433
This is a support group designed to reach out in sympathy to fellow parishioners at the time of death of a family member. To volunteer or for assistance contact Phyllis Rybicki at 636-537-2726.
Volunteers serve to facilitate congregational singing at liturgical celebrations. Contact: Ralph Winn, 636-537-2001.
This is a reach out program that prepares a casserole each month for soup kitchens. Recipes are provided. Contact: JoAnn Barnes, 636-537-2392.
If you have attended a CRHP weekend, you are free to volunteer for future CRHP weekends. However, regardless of attending the weekend, we can always use help in providing food for the weekend.
The School Fathers' Club is a social and fundraising group that supports the school. Contact Norm Waterwiese, 636-562-3637
Knights of Columbus
This is a fraternal organization of Catholic men dedicated to the charitable work in the broader community. Contact: Jack Giebe, 636-532-2078
Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary
These ladies are the wives, mothers and daughters of living and deceased Knights of Columbus. They work for various charitable causes. Contact: LaVerne Thoman, 636-530-6883.
A service to the Parish where volunteers provide a meal for the bereaved family of a parishioner following the funeral. To volunteer, contact Barbara Kelly, 636-394-0073.
The School Mothers' Club is a social and fundraising group that supports the Parish School. Contact: Liz Schwarz, 636-519-1157.
Nursing Home Auxiliary
Each week, Eucharistic Ministers bring Holy Communion to the residents of area nursing homes. Contact: Helen Ambrose, 636-537-2360
Parish School of Religion
Help volunteer religious education and preparation for th Sacraments (K-8). Contact: Jan Lukas, 636-532-1136
Religious Vocations Committee
This committee presents opportunities and information on religous vocations. Contact: Bob Donahue, 636-532-7760.
Respect for Life
This organization supports respect for life from conception until death. It seeks to diminish and eliminate abortion and euthanasia through prayer and education. Contact: Jane Winters, 636-537-8406.
St. Vincent de Paul Society
The Parish sponsors a branch of the worldwide lay organization to help the poor and needy of the area. Contact: The Rectory, 636-532-3304.
Ushers / Greeters
Volunteers welcome worshipers at Mass, collect and present the offerings, promote comfort and good order in Church. Contact: Tony Ambrose, 636-537-2360.
Youth Ministry / High School
Informal social, athletic and spiritual activities for the public or private students held regularly. Contact: Amanda Buehrig, 636-532-1995.