Marriage Preparation

Jacinta HoytMinistries

Marriages in Trouble Living in Love   Coming Soon [ Click Here to Return to Ministries Page ]

Legion of Mary

Jacinta HoytMinistries

The Legion of Mary is a world-wide organization of Catholic men and women who offer their services to their pastor to aid him in performing spiritual works in the parish. By placing themselves under the … Read More

Carnival

Pete HaackMinistries

Every Spring St. John School hosts a fun carnival which includes fun activities and food. All are welcome to this fun annual event. Watch the website for information. [ Click Here to Return to Ministries … Read More

Scholastic Book Fair

Pete HaackMinistries

The Scholastic Book Fair is a great way to shop for new books for everyone from babies to adults. St. John usually has a book fair in October and February. The hours and dates will … Read More

5K Run

Pete HaackMinistries

Every Spring St. John host a 5K run or walk. One of our school goals is to raise awareness of health and wellness. Our 5K walk/run is for our students, parents, parishioners, and friends. Watch … Read More

That Man Is You!

Pete HaackMinistries

That Man is You! is a men’s program transforming men, families and society as it presents the vision of man fully alive! It combines the teachings of the Church and wisdom of the saints with … Read More

Women’s Bible Study

Pete HaackMinistries

Through the sharing of experiences with other women in a small group discussion setting, this program will address themes that will resonate with women, with prayer at its cornerstone. TBA [ Click Here to Return … Read More

Family Formation

Pete HaackMinistries

Family Formation is a program intended to engage the whole family in their faith journey. It empowers parents to be the first educators in their children’s faith. [ Click Here to Return to Ministries Page … Read More

VIRTUS

Pete HaackMinistries

Virtus. Every adult who works with children is required to attend a training session to increase their awareness of preventing “unsafe” environments for children. Sessions are held at St. John and throughout the Archdiocese. Check … Read More

RCIA

Pete HaackMinistries

RCIA, the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults, is the process in which those desiring to enter the Church or to complete their initiation into the Church are prepared for the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation, … Read More

Marriage Preparation

Pete HaackMinistries

Members of the Marriage Preparation Team work one on one with an assigned engaged couple to help them better understand the blessings and challenges of the sacrament of marriage. If you are an engaged couple … Read More

Prayer Chain

Pete HaackMinistries

A group of 30 men and women pray for your intentions. Volunteers are always welcome! If you have a prayer intention, or would like to join this ministry, see the contact information below. [ Click … Read More

Threshold Choir

Pete HaackMinistries

Threshold Choir is a national women’s organization with a local chapter of women from several faiths here in Lawrence. We provide ease and comfort through singing to those on the threshold of living and dying. … Read More

Spanish Rosary

Pete HaackMinistries

This group meets in the Church for a Spanish Rosary on Mondays at 8:00 p.m. Please feel invited to come, whether you speak Spanish or not! [ Click Here to Return to Ministries Page ]

St. Monica’s Prayer Group

Pete HaackMinistries

This prayer group meets every Monday at 12:00 noon in the Padre Pio Chapel to pray for our children and grandchildren. In addition to the prayers to St. Monica, we pray the rosary and other … Read More

Reservoir Adoration

Pete HaackMinistries

Reservoir Adoration is a Holy Hour in the church open to everybody that incorporates prayer, music, and silent meditation. Generally Reservoir Adoration is held on the first Wednesday evening of each month during the school … Read More

Queen of Peace Prayer Group

Pete HaackMinistries

Besiege Heaven with Prayer: Storm Heaven with the Rosary Join us each Wednesday at 5:30 pm at the church for one hour. We have the Rosary, the Chaplet of Divine Mercy and other prayers. “When … Read More

Access Ministry

Pete HaackMinistries

Inclusion of people with disabilities at Mass and other celebrations is the focus of this ministry. If you or someone you know has a disability that they might worry limits their capacity to serve in … Read More

His Hands Ministry

Pete HaackMinistries

His Hands is a ministry especially for our senior population. This ministry will provide a number of services to our seniors in their daily lives. If you are or know of a senior in need … Read More

Earth Care Committee

Pete HaackMinistries

This committee inspires, educates and engages parishioners to care for God’s creation. Guided by Catholic Environmental teachings, they focus on reducing waste, reusing materials, and conserving resources. All are invited to join! [ Click Here … Read More

Social Concerns Committee

Pete HaackMinistries

The Social Concerns Committee provides opportunities for parishioners and the community to learn about how to live the social gospel as lived and proclaimed by Jesus. [ Click Here to Return to Ministries Page ]

Centro Hispano

Pete HaackMinistries

The Centro Hispano Resource Center effectively builds the community’s capacity to meet health, educational and social service needs of Latino families while cultivating cultural understanding and honoring traditions. Centro Hispano Resource Center was started in … Read More

Christmas Giving Tree

Pete HaackMinistries

During the advent season there is an opportunity to adopt children and families to help provide a special Christmas to those in need in our Community. Trees will generally be placed by both entrances of … Read More

Habitat for Humanity

Pete HaackMinistries

Lawrence Habitat for Humanity is a local affiliate chapter of the international Christian-based organization that provides affordable housing and a hand up — not a handout — to those willing to work to achieve the … Read More

LINK

Pete HaackMinistries

Lawrence Interdenominational Nutrition Kitchen (LINK) is located at First Christian Church, 1000 Kentucky, and provides nutritious meals to 150 people in need. Our parish helps LINK by rotating with other Lawrence churches to furnish food … Read More

Rummage House

Pete HaackMinistries

The St. John Rummage House is located on the northeast corner of 13th and Kentucky. Shop our second hand store of used items at discount prices. The Rummage House is run by volunteers from the … Read More

Outdoor Gardening

Pete HaackMinistries

The Outdoor Gardening ministry helps maintain the grounds and gardens around our convent, school and church campus, making a beautiful environment for parishioners as well as visitors for weddings, baptismal services, funerals, and many festivals. … Read More

Funeral Dinners

Pete HaackMinistries

This ministry helps make a very difficult day easier for the funeral of a loved one. If you can volunteer to provide food or help serve at a funeral dinner, please see the contact information … Read More

Secular Franciscan Order

Pete HaackMinistries

The Secular Franciscan Order is a community of Catholic men and women in the world who seek to pattern their lives after Christ in the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi. The order is open … Read More