Hispanic Ministry

  • Adult Choir - The members of the adult choir will sing at the 2pm Spanish Mass on Sundays except for the first Sunday of each month that the children sing. Choir practice is at the Hispanic Center on Sundays at 12pm except for the first Sunday of each month. All communication is done by a phone call or a text message.
  • Altar Servers - The acolytes serve at the 2pm Spanish Mass on Sundays. Children who receive their First Communion are welcome to be trained as altar servers by one of the priests at the Church. The coordinator of altar servers communicates with the children’s parents by a phone call.
  • Baptismal Formation - Parents and godparents of the child to be Baptized receive formation for the sacrament of baptism. The classes of formation are held at the Hispanic Center the fourth Sunday of each month, from 9am to 11:30am or according to the possibilities of the people because of their work schedule. Biblical Study Group - Misioneras Catequistas De Los Pobres 316-300-9798 The Bible study group is for anyone interested in reflecting on the Word of God. It strengthens the faith and awareness that can be put it into practice in daily life. Meetings are held on Fridays at 6:30pm at the Hispanic Center.
  • Children’s Choir - Children will sing at the 2pm Spanish Mass the first Sunday of each month. Choir practice is twice a month, on Fridays at 6pm at the Hispanic Center. The coordinator will keeps in communication with the children’s parents by text.
  • Collectors of Alms - During the offertory or immediately before it, a collection of money for the Church is taken up at the 2pm Spanish Mass on Sundays. People may serve spontaneously at the Mass and no meetings are required.
  • Eucharist Ministers -  The Eucharist ministers help distribute the Holy Communion at the 2pm Spanish Mass on Sundays. They receive formation by one of the priests in the Church. The coordinator maintains communication with a phone call.
  • Gift Bearers -  Every Sunday, the coordinator looks for people who are willing to participate in the offertory procession by taking the gifts to the altar at the 2pm Spanish Mass.
  • Holy Rosary Prayer - The Rosary is prayed on Fridays at 6pm at Christ the King Chapel. Everyone can participate praying a decade of the Rosary. Only the first Friday of every month there is a Holy Hour with Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.
  • Hospitality - The ushers deliver missals and songbooks to people who attend the 2pm Spanish Mass on Sundays, and collect and sort them at the end of the Eucharist. They coordinator communicates with them by phone call. No meetings required.
  • Intentions For Mass -  The intentions are received on every Sunday. Leader is in charge of giving them to the priest before Mass begins.
  • Lectors - The lectors are parishioners who proclaim the Word of God at the 2pm Spanish Mass on Sundays. Availability, preparation, generosity, punctuality and dedication to this ministry is required. The lectors also attend Bible study/reflection on Fridays at 6:30pm at the Hispanic Center.
  • Matachines Dance -  The Matachines Dance is to solemnize the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe on December 12th. The coordinator invites participants to reflect and to practice before the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe. At the first meeting they reflect the meaning and the purpose of the “matachines” in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe. The meetings take place at the Activity Center 2 times a week beginning in October.
  • Missionary Team -  Group of leaders who assist as evangelizers or missionaries in different activities during the liturgical seasons, such as: Novena of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Posadas, the Way of the Cross on Good Friday. They have training sessions on Fridays at 6:30pm at the Hispanic Center.
  • Quinceañeras - Formation classes are given to the girls who are going to celebrate their 15 years “Quinceñera” to reflect on the religious meaning of this celebration. There are three classes at the Hispanic Center with the “Quinceñeras”, and one with their parents and relatives. The date and time is arranged with the parents depending on the date of the celebration.