Catholic Daughters of America
The Catholic Daughters strive to be an organization of sisterhood and service. Through the year we work together as a group to plan service events and fellowship opportunities. This ministry meets every 1st monday of the month.
The Knights of Columbus
In the Knights of Columbus tradition, the local Council #1211 of St. Patrick's leads support to the Church at both the diocesan and local levels. It provides volunteers and offer funds for parish projects and the Catholic School.
Litugury Preparation Ministry The ministry assists Father Josh with the decorating of our church. They meet during the year to assist the parish in making sure all necessary liturgical appointments are ready for any of the major Masses, such as Christmas and Easter. their input on decorating helps to make an atmosphere conducive to adoring Jesus.
Named after St. Junipero Serra, this ministry is formed to foster and promote vocations to the priesthood and religious life, and to support priests in their ministry. We meet the first Tuesday of every month.
This ministry seeks to help the Pastor guide the development of stewardship within the Parish. The council seeks ways to promote the stewardship mentality within the Parish through year-round communication and special initiatives. They also help the Parish by suppporting our annual Renewal of Stewardship. This ministry meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 5:30
Council of Catholic Women
This is a service and social group for all members of the parish. Activities that establish a bond among parishioners include serving receptions, a monthly brunch, funeral dinners and the Christmas boutique. This ministry meets the first Tuesday of every other month. All women welcome!
Respect Life Committee
The pro-life effort at our parish includes participation in any community-wide pro-life activities, such as the "Walk for Life" and exhibits at the Lincoln County Fair. Each October they acknowledge the gift of life by recognizing new mothers in the parish.
Throughout the year the parish offers opportunities for bible study, faith sharing and other ways to grow in faith and knowledge. All are welcome and encouraged to participate.
Women at the Well This ministry is for all catholic women to grow in faith and communtiy. There are many ways to get involved. We have weekly meetings & retreats for Advent & Lent. Be sure to check the bulletin for details. All women are welcome.
Seven Aposalate Sisters This ministry is of seven women who pray for the office pastor. Each women makes a Holy hour ideally in front of the Blessed Sacrament solely & specifically for the intention of the priest and his mission in the parish and praying for his deepening devotion to Mary. The commitment is one year and is renewed June 1st.
(a lunch is served immediately after the anointing Mass)
Our Healing Mass is celebrated first Wednesday of each month (September-May) at noon.
An annual all-parish activity every November that includes a festive noon luncheon, bake sale and community craft booths and silent auctions.
Saint Patrick's Sport Banquet
Held in April for St. Patrick's Catholic School
Anniversaries and Receptions
As part of our service and compassion to the bereaved, a simple luncheon is served to family and friends following a funeral with minimal cost to the family.
Brunch is held the third Sunday of each month from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall.
Welcome Home Ministry
Welcome home Ministry is provides an opportunity for those who have been away from the Catholic Church to come back. It is a welcoming and understanding group that answers questions and helps foster and understanding of the Church.
Prayer Blanket Ministry
Compassion and love of sewing have been combined into a prayerful and spiritual practice which reaches out to those in need of comfort and solace. Many blessings are prayed into every stitch. This Apostolic begins with a prayer and blessing for each recipient. Upon completion, a final blessing at one of our Masses is offered for each blanket before the "Prayer Blanket" is sent on its way.
Environment and Decorating Committee
Throughout the year we need people to help decorate the church, especially for Christmas and Easter, as well as for retreats and other special events.
Parish Finance/Council Board
The Parish/Finance Council assists the pastor, who is accountable to Diocesan Bishop for the administration and stewardship of the parish. An active, well formed Parish/Finance council is a key element in promoting the financial health of a parish, assuring accountabiltiy, and assisting the Pastor with his responsibilities. This council meets the 4th Tuesday of every month at 7pm
W.A.S. Without A Spouse
A group of single, divorced, or widowed Catholics from all of the North Platte Parishes. We offer support to each other in prayful, positive helpful and enjoyable ways through monthly social events and activities. We welcome all Ages!