serving in ministry

Getting involved in a ministry at Holy Trinity is an opportunity to extend God’s love to one another by sharing our talents to build God’s Kingdom in our community.

Download a current list of ministries in which to serve here.

Ministries of Hospitality
Acting as Christ the Shepherd, a parish committed to stewardship is a true community of faith that welcomes, honors, and involves every person in the life and work of the Church, acknowledging the blessing of our richly different backgrounds.

Baking and Culinary

   Stewards lend their cooking talents to support a variety of events.

      Contact:  Parish Office   530.677.3234/holytrinity@holytrinityparish.org

Coffee & Donuts Ministry

   Stewards organize coffee and donuts after Sunday Masses.

      Contact:  Holly Barbaccia  hol_in_sac@yahoo.com

De Colores Ministry

   This ministry encourages full participation of parishioners of different cultures and languages in our faith         community by offering ESL classes for all non English speakers and hosting community social events.

     Contact:  Angela Johnson  travelangela@att.net

Set-up/Clean-up of Parish Events

   Stewards assist as needed during the set-up or clean-up of parish events.

      Contact:  Parish Office   530.677.3234/holytrinity@holytrinityparish.org

Social Ministry

   Stewards help build community among parishioners by planning the parish's social gatherings.

      Contact:  Parish Office   530.677.3234/holytrinity@holytrinityparish.org

Welcoming Ministry

   Stewards staff the visitors’ table at Mass and make personal visits to welcome new parishioners.

      Contact:  Bill Clark   530.387.7353/clarkwaca@yahoo.com

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Ministries of Prayer
Acting as Christ the Priest, a parish committed to stewardship strives to nourish each person through prayer, strengthening our relationship with the Trinity, and focusing on the Eucharist, the “source and summit of the Christian life.” 

Altar Servers

   Altar servers have the privilege of assisting the priest in the sanctuary during the Mass and other liturgical

      functions. Altar server application here.

      Contact: Debra Bickel   dbickel@outlook.com phone: 650-740-4417

Children's Liturgy of the Word

   Adults explain readings to children during the 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday Masses.
       
Contact:  Sherry Berry      foster_sherry@yahoo.com
         If you wish to be involved in this ministry, please complete the application to serve.

   Adult Catholics are commissioned to assist the presider in the distribution of the Eucharist at Mass.
       
Contact: Barbara Cameron  530.306.5784/cameron6280@sbcglobal.net
         If you wish to be involved in this ministry, please complete the application to serve.

Funeral Liturgy Ministry

   Trained liturgical ministers assist at funerals and memorial services.

      Contact: Kim Koos  kimkoos@yahoo.com        

      If you wish to be involved in this ministry, please complete the application to serve.

Greeters

   Stewards welcome others entering Church, assist with collections, and distribute music books and bulletins.

      Contact: Norm Rogoway   916-934-0227/normr7432@gmail.com

Linen Ministry

   Stewards launder the altar linens used during liturgy, as well as other parish linens.

      Contact:  Elaine O'Connell   916.933.4578/mmeoc@comcast.net

Little Saints

   Adults provide a special place just for our TK-1st grade children during Sunday morning Masses.

      Contact:  Espie Woolever              emwoolever@gmail.com   

       If you wish to be involved in this ministry, please complete the application to serve.

Liturgical Environment

   Stewards create a beautiful worship environment in the Church for each liturgical season.

      Contact:  Michelle Gianini   530.305.6684/gianinim@comcast.net

   Music is provided through a variety of ensembles for Sunday Masses, Holy Days and other celebrations. 

      Contact: Rob Sabino   530.677.3234/rsabino@holytrinityparish.org

Petrus

​   Petrus is the Holy Trinity youth band that plays at the 5:30 PM Sunday Mass. Practice on Tuesday nights 

      at 7 PM. Incoming 8th graders thru college. 

      Contact: Matt Retz  matt@niftydesign.com

Readers

   Readers at Mass proclaim the Word of God to those assembled.

      Contact: Ben Patterson   530.677.2942/ben@pattersonclan.com

      If you wish to be involved in this ministry, please complete the application to serve.

Sacristans

   Sacristans assure that all liturgical supplies and objects are ready and available for all liturgical celebrations. 

      Contact: Missy Ewing   missyrewing@gmail.com

      If you wish to be involved in this ministry, please complete the application to serve.

Sextons

   Sextons coordinate the access to and use of the Church for Sunday worship and for special occasions.

      Contact: Bill Beard   916.790.8709/busybeard@sbcglobal.net

Sound Ministry

   Adults and high school-age youth are trained to assist with sound coordination of the music at liturgies.

      Contact: Kevin Mooney   kpm@binnaclesys.com

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Ministries of Formation
Acting as Christ the Teacher, a parish committed to stewardship emphasizes, through evangelization and catechesis, the development of households of faith, where our Catholic story as the Body of Christ is lived and shared with one another.

Faith Formation Ministry - Service Opportunities

   Adult stewards assist in leading service opportunities for our youth confirmation students.     

      Contact:  Faith Formation Ministry   530.677.3234/ffm@holytrinityparish.org

Family Faith Formation

   High school and adult stewards, active in our Catholic faith, assist as catechists for children.

      Contact:  Faith Formation Ministry   530.677.3234/ffm@holytrinityparish.org

Infant Baptism

   Parishioners assist our priests and deacons with our baptismal program.

      Contact: Parish Office   530.677.3234/holytrinity@holytrinityparish.org

School Ministry

   Stewards support the school ministry by volunteering in the classroom and assisting at events.

      Contact:  School Ministry   530.677.3234/hts@holytrinityparish.org

   Adults help children with religious education as well as fun-filled activities each summer.

      Contact:  Linda Olenchuk   530.677.7129/ljolen1979@gmail.com

Youth Ministry - High School

   Adult stewards help with spiritual and social enrichment for grades 9-12. 

      Contact: Hannah Terbrack at hterbrack@holytrinityparish.org

Youth Ministry - Middle School

   Adult stewards help with spiritual and social enrichment for grades 6-8.

      Contact: Hannah Terbrack at hterbrack@holytrinityparish.org

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Ministries of Service
Putting into action our commission as Christ the Shepherd, Priest, and Teacher, a parish committed to stewardship serves the many needs of its own parish family, as well as the needs of the larger community.

Banking Ministry

   The banking ministry sorts, counts, and deposits collections from the Masses.

      Contact: Patrick Mullin   916.293.8105/patrickmullin118@gmail.com

Bereavement Ministry

   Experienced in loss, this ministry is available to aid and counsel families who have suffered a recent death.

      Contact: Carmelinda Moy   916-933-4287/bereavement.htp@gmail.com        Wanda Matus   916-947-6657

Child Care (for special events)

   Adults provide child care during special events at the parish.

      Contact:  Parish Office   530.677.3234/holytrinity@holytrinityparish.org

Church Cleaning

   The ministry provides the services required to maintain Church cleanliness each Friday morning.

      Contact:  Cheryl Mendonsa   530.677.2342/ccmendonsa45@gmail.com

Finance Council

   The council provides financial guidance, direction and oversight to the parish

      Contact:  Ken Marquis   916-941-9352/marquis.kenneth@yahoo.com

Funeral Ministry

   Parishioners assist parish families with arrangements for funeral receptions.

      Contact:  Terri Haverty   916.933.2478/dthaverty@aol.com

Grounds and Landscaping

   Parishioners help improve and maintain the parish grounds.

      Contact:  Parish Office   530.677.3234/holytrinity@holytrinityparish.org

Heath Education Ministry

   This ministry provides educational experiences and increasing awareness of health care resources.

      Contact:  Rosie Cox   916-215-1523/rcox@cal.net

Holy Trinity Community Servants

   Serving as the hands and feet of Jesus, stewards help neighbors with small home projects.

         Contact:  Deacon Jim Hopp  deacon.jim.hopp@gmail.com

Human Concerns

   This ministry identifies Human Concern needs and coordinates the activities of various groups in the parish.

      Contact:  Judy Silva   916.955.4202/jdysilva@yahoo.com

Jail Ministry

  Stewards make periodic visits to minister the spiritual needs of the incarcerated.

      Contact:  Bruce Olenchuk   530.677.7129/brthol@cal.net

KidZone

   Adults and teenagers provide care in a faith-filled setting for young children at 9 & 11 a.m. Sunday Masses.

      Contact:  Moira Little   916-712-9405/moira.little.hiaj@statefarm.com

Mailing

   This ministry assists in folding, labeling and sealing of mailings for the parish.

     Contact:  Jackie Beard   530-677-4477/busybeard@sbcglobal.net

Office and Clerical

   As needed, these stewards assist with data entry or other office work in the parish offices.

      Contact:  Parish Office   530.677.3234/holytrinity@holytrinityparish.org

Respect Life Ministry

   With the support of the entire parish community, the ministry promotes awareness and ongoing prayer for the

   respect and protection of the sacredness and dignity of human life.

     Contact: Ed Lewandowski   530.626.4248/fasted1019@sbcglobal.net

St. Therese Ministry