Pastoral care

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion to the Sick and Homebound  (Donna Carr, 590-7015, or Deacon Andy Berry, or 235-7724)

     Distributes Holy Communion to the sick and homebound. Call to set up a scheduled visit.

Funeral Meal Ministry (Susan Kershaw,, and Margaret Kinney,

     The purpose of the Committee is to ease the burden of grief of the deceased one’s family and friends with a meal provided in St. Francis Hall after the Funeral Mass. Volunteers are needed to set up, serve meals, clean up afterwards and provide desserts and salads.

Prayer Request Line (Karen Hutcheson, 598-0758 or

     Volunteers pray daily for the special needs of parishioners as requested.

St. Clare’s Quilt Circle (Janice Siegle, 210-5250, Margaret Bogart, 535-2641)

     Quilters join together once a week to learn, share, and socialize as they stitch prayer shawls (quilts) for parishioners who need extra TLP (tender loving prayer). Funds for fabrics and supplies are raised from donations for their Opportunity Quilts in August and from the sales of homemade items from their Quilter's Boutique in December.