Liturgical & Worship Ministries

Contact the Parish Office at 715-258-2088 or email info@smm-waupaca.org for more information.

Liturgical

  • Altar Server

    Assist the priest during Mass. A perfect ministry for children to take leadership positions in the parish and learn more about the Mass. Open to all girls and boys 3rd grade and older who have received First Eucharist, retired adults, and families. Server Schedule

    Trainer: Shana Rogney

  • Funeral Altar Server

    Assist the priest at a funeral mass, usually on weekdays in the mornings. Men and women are welcome. Couples often serve together. 

  • Eucharistic Minister

    The perfect ministry if you want to get involved but don’t have a lot of time. The only time commitment is coming to Mass ready to minister the Body and Blood of Christ.

  • Greeter

    Welcomes people to weekend liturgies in a friendly and outgoing manner.

  • Lectors

    Proclaim the Word of the Lord to the assembly. This ministry is perfect for those with the gift of public speaking and the love of Sacred Scripture. Lector Schedule

    Trainer: Scott Obremski

  • Sacristan

    Assist behind the scenes setting up before Masses, ensuring the credence table and all is ready for Eucharist.

  • Usher

    Ministry of Hospitality distributes worship aids, assists people arriving in locating seating before Mass, invites individuals to bring forward the gifts of bread and wine, receives collection from the Assembly and brings it to the altar, assists people in moving forward to receive the Eucharist, distributes bulletins and helps put the church in order after Mass has ended. Usher Mass Schedule

    Trainer: Ed Klein

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Worship

  • Art & Environment

    The Art & Environment Committee assists in planning, design, arrangement and care of the liturgical environment of the worship space. This group decorates the church implementing changes that correspond to celebrations and seasons of the Catholic Liturgical Year. Sewing assistance is also needed for the Banner Sewing Group.
    Chair: Ann Schwalenberg

  • Care of Plants – Indoors

    Works with the Art & Environment team for planting, watering and tending to indoor plants. Need volunteers year-round. 

    Mary Hoffman & Mary Lewinski

  • Care for Altar Linens

    Launders in your own home. Launders and irons purificators, altar cloths and other cloths used at Liturgy. Approximately once a month commitment. 

    Chair: Corrine Liebzeit

Worship Committee

This committee consists of representatives from each liturgical ministry and advised the Director of Worship and the pastor in planning and conducting the worship of the parish community.  Meetings are held monthly.

Chair: Ashley Gordon

St. Mary Magdalene Office

P.O. Box 409

N2845 Shadow Road
Waupaca, WI 54981

1 mile south of Hwy. 10 on Hwy. 22

Office Hours

Monday - Thursday  8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - Noon
Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Contact Us

Phone (715) 258-2088
Fax (715) 258-5708
Email: info@smm-waupaca.org

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