Altar Servers – Altar Servers assist the celebrant during Mass and other liturgies. This ministry is for boys and girls in grade 4 and up.
Baptism Preparation – This ministry helps prepare couples for the Baptism of their child by using a video, reflection, questions, personal witness, and a walk-through of the ceremony in the Church. The class is one hour long on the last Sunday of each month.
Bible Study – meets on Mondays to discuss and better understand the Sacred Scriptures. Led by Deacon Victor.
Catechism Class for Adults – On the second Friday of each month, Sept. – June, from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. There is a chance to learn our Catholic Faith and ask questions. Fr. Lobsinger facilitates this ministry.
Catechetical Correspondence Program – Children in public or private school are taught about our Faith and prepared for the Sacraments.
Catholic Women’s League – The Catholic Women’s League of Canada is a national organization rooted in gospel values calling its members to holiness through service to the people of God. The ladies meet on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. They are engaged in a host of activities; spiritual, social, fundraising and charitable.
Cenacle Prayer Group – meets every Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the chapel. Members gather to reflect on the messages of Our Blessed Mother, to pray the Rosary, and intercede for the needs of the world, under the auspices of the Marian Movement of Priests.
Children’s Liturgy of the Word – is for children in grades JK – 2 at the 9:00 a.m. & 11:30 Sunday Masses. Adult leaders help the children to understand the Mass readings and discuss them in an interesting and exciting way.
Choirs – The choirs and instrumentalist lead the congregation in singing at the Sunday Mass and other liturgies throughout the year. We have several choirs at St. Thomas; one for each of the Sunday Masses.
Collection Counter – Each week, working in a team, the Sunday collection is counted, prepared and deposited in the bank.
Conquest/Challenge Ministry of Children – Meets on Friday evenings at 7:00 p.m. in Guardian Angels School. Children from Kindergarten to grade 3 and their parents have a fun filled evening learning about the Faith. There is also a program for children grade 4-6.
Creative Arts Group – Meets every Monday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. to learn different skills from each other and to provide hand-made crafts for our annual bazaar.
Extra-ordinary Ministers of Holy Communion – distribute the Holy Eucharist during Mass, and/or bring Holy Communion to the elderly in their home or at Alexander Place Nursing Home.
Family Movie Night – Each month a night of games, snacks and a movie is offered for children and their families.
Finance Council – This is an advisory group whose purpose is to help the Pastor exercise his responsibility to use well the generous offerings made by the People of God. Members of this committee are appointed by the Pastor.