Liturgical Ministries

Altar & Rosary Society

– We purchase all the bread, wine, linens, vestments, liturgy books, and candles for the church
– Clean the church, linens, and vestments
– Schedule masses and provide an honor guard for deceased members
– Cook and serve all funeral luncheons
– Sponsor annual blood drives
– Support the Outreach Ministry of our parish
– Provide Easter lilies to the shut-ins of the parish
– Provide spiritual bouquets
– Provide hospitality at parish functions
– And more!

Our ministry is supported by the following fundraisers:
– Membership drive
– Christmas Gift Sale
– Bake Sales
– Quilt Raffles
– Nut Sales

For more information or to join our ministry Please contact Cathy Anderson @ 816-718-6547

Altar Servers

Boys ages 8 to high school are encouraged to become Altar Servers. Please contact Fr. Ketterlin if you are interested.


If you are interested in becoming a Lector, please call the parish office to register for training. Periodic training sessions are offered by the diocese for Lectors.

Adult Parish Choir

The Adult Parish Choir is open to everyone high school age and up. We rehearse on Monday evenings from 6:30pm to 8:00pm in the church. Please contact Angelina Gearke to get involved.


Maidens of the Miraculous Medal is open to girls ages 8 to 22 and has a threefold purpose:

1) to worship Almighty God,
2) to pray for priests, our Bishop, and Pope, and
3) to serve the Church.