Liturgical Life & Prayer Groups
Who We Are
Liturgy Committee: Maryalice Davis Coordinator - 410-643-0595.
Meets 3rd Tuesday of the month
Monday Morning Martha's: (Altar Society) Joe Scharnus 410-643-6220
Meets Monday after 8:30 Mass.
Immaculate Heart of Mary Rosary Group: Anne Bachmann Coordinator - (410) 827-8631
Meets Wednesday after 8:30 Communion Service to pray the Rosary for parish and special intentions. Light refreshments are served in conference room following Rosary. All are welcome to join.
Director of Music and Parish Ministries. Maryalice Davis 410-643-6220 x213
Altar servers assist the priest in the preparation and celebration of Mass. Parishioners 9 and older are eligible to serve. Please contact the coordinator if you are interested. You will be trained and scheduled according to your availability. New servers are usually paired with experienced servers to help during their transition period.
Lectors: Mark Schilling Coordinator - call rectory (Lector Schedule)
Lectors proclaim God's word to the faithful during mass. Training is provided. Anyone wishing to be a lector is given a workbook with all readings for a given year. This book provides spiritual preparation and indicates areas of emphasis for each reading. Schedules are posted in the sacristy and at the back of the church every 8 weeks. Holiday schedules(Christmas/New Years & Holy Week/ Easter) will have a sign-up sheet posted in the sacristy.
Eucharistic Minister: Joe Kline Coordinator- (410) 643-2972 (EM Schedule)
Eucharistic Ministers assist the priest in distributing the body and blood of Christ during Mass. Some bring communion to the sick and homebound. The Diocese requires new ministers to attend a Diocesan run training session for certification. All confirmed Catholics are eligible to be Eucharistic Minister.
Liturgical Ministry Schedules are posted in the sacristy and at the back of the church every 8 weeks. (Parishoners requesting sick calls, please call the rectory - 410-643-6220)
Ushers: Jim Clark. Coordinator - call rectory
Ushers assist the faithful during worship in finding seating, coordinating the offeratory and reception of the Eucharist and providing bulletins and communications as needed
St. Christopher's Church
1861 Harbor Dr.
Chester, MD 21619-0660
Parish Office: 410-643-6220
Hours: Mon.–Fri. ( 9:00 – 4:00 p.m.)