Lectors proclaim the Word of God during Mass and on special occasions.
It is important for lectors to believe that Sacred Scripture is the Word of God and have deep respect for God's presence in that Word.
They should be reliable, commited, prepared, outgoing, good reraders, and have a strong voice. Training is available for anyone interested in proclaiming the Word of God and becoming a lector.
Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion serve by helping the priests and deacons distribute Holy Communion at Mass. They also take communion to the homebound or hospitalized. It is important that those serving as EMHC's be commited, reliable, and sensitive. You must be Confirmed and attend the necessary training.