Pastoral Care & Outreach

There are many opportunities to share your time and talent within our parish and throughout the community. Click on any of the opportunities below to learn more!

Pastoral Care

Pastoral Care Ministers of Holy Communion

Distribute communion and visit with those that are home bound or in the hospital.

Prayer Chain

Serve the parish daily by praying for those requesting prayer and for the needs of the Church as requested.

Prayer Shawls

Prayerfully knit or crochet shawls for those who need comfort at a time of illness, grief or other difficulty.

Prayer Teams

These teams go out and pray with the home bound, particularly with those in hospice.

*Coming Soon*

Rachel’s Vineyard

Rachel’s Vineyard is a safe place to renew, rebuild, and redeem hearts broken by abortion.

Rosary Team

Promotes this beautiful prayer form to the parish through teaching and rosary gift programs.  Leads Rosaries before all weekend Masses

*Coming Soon*

Spiritual Mentor Program

*Coming June 2018*

Outreach

Adopt A Family 

Consider adopting a family this Christmas season.

Bloodmobile

The Red Cross Bloodmobile comes to St. Patrick’s twice each year. Participate by helping with sign-ups, supplies, and hospitality.

Community Garden

St. Patrick’s  parish garden will grow fresh vegetables for parishioners in need as well as our local food shelf.

How to Help Those Who Experience Homelessness 

Find out ways to help those in our surrounding community that struggle with homelessness.

COPE-Community Outreach Packages of Encouragement

Community Outreach Packages of Encouragement, including food, household and toiletry items as well as clothing for those in need.

*Coming Soon*

Feed My Starving Children

Help pack food for children around the world.

Health Core

Opportunities for nurses, nursing staff, EMT’s, health professionals, etc. to help in areas of need.

Home Cooked

Prepare meals for those in need in the parish and the community.

Life Matters Committee

Help our parish be a center of life—a parish of people who understand important contemporary life issues and who recognize the rights and needs of all people.

Mary Garden Showers

Mary Garden Showers seeks to empower and encourage women in crisis pregnancies.

NACE- North Anoka County Emergency Foodshelf

Help our local food shelf that distributes food to people in need.

Respite Care

These caregivers  provide much needed breaks for family members caring for home bound loved ones.

*Coming Soon*

Separated & Divorced Ministry 

Rebuild your life after separation and divorce.

Sharing and Caring Hands 

Prepare, deliver and serve a meal each month at Sharing & Caring Hands, a highly successful non-profit serving the poor in Minneapolis.

SPOT- St Patrick’s Outreach Team

Help those in need within our community with basic home repairs, lawn care, small engine service, cleaning, meal prep, etc.