Ministries

Parish Community

Welcome Ministry

Works to encourage a friendly and welcoming environment of spirituality, hospitality and inclusion into the faith community for new parishioners.

Contact:
Karen Carr - 910-575-8167

Healthcare Wellness Committee

Meetings held the first Monday of each month at 9:30 in the library; collaborates with area healthcare facilities for the education of our parish community on health issues.

Contact:
Peggy Dotson
Pdots.HRS@gmail.com
215-421-9165

Social Gatherings

Brendan Brown Baggers

A social gathering where parishioners come together to enjoy lunch and an afternoon of games and socializing in Brendan Hall. 

Contact: Janet Shirdon - 910-754-4378

Funeral Fellowship

Volunteers provide hospitality to bereaved family and friends upon request.

Time Commitment:  varies  

Contact:
Jackie Gromadski - 910-842-9430

Singles Group

A social gathering for parishioners, who are widowed, divorced or single for any reason. 

Contact:
Mary Spengler - 910-575-4664

Communication:

Archivist

Maintains textual and picture history of our parish community. 

Time Commitment:  as needed. 

Contact:
Beverly Methvin - 910-754-6577
and
Rita Canfield - 910-287-6649

English as a Second Language

We work in partnership with the Brunswick Literacy Council to aid in learning the English language.

Contact:
Teddy Altreuter - 910-579-1057

Non-Profit Organizations

Many of our parishioners volunteer their time and talents in the local community organizations listed.

Brunswick County Homeless Coalition
Brunswick Family Assistance
Brunswick Senior Resources, Inc
Calabash EMS Thrift Store
Community in Schools (CIS) 
Crop Walk for benefit of SBIC
Greater Shallotte Ministerial Association 
Lower Cape Fear Hospice

New Parishioner ‘Meet and Greet’

These are held twice per year and designed to welcome new parishioners.

Contact:
Nancy Anstock - 910-575-7680
and
Karen Carr - 910-575-8167

Parish Librarian

Bobbie Beckley
rbmanakin@yahoo.com 
252-256-0351

Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Volunteers assist in planning this Feast Day celebration.

Time Commitment:  decided as the event planning begins. 

Contact:
Sister Mary Teresa - 910-200-9209
or
Sister Rosanne Caiazzo - 910-616-2105

Kings Day

Volunteers help with a day of celebration for parish children. 

Contact:
Sister Mary Teresa - 910-200-9209

Bulletin

Prepares blurbs, articles, announcements and other pertinent information related to parish and local community activities.

Contact:
Rusty Joy
brenavigator@atmc.net
910-754-8544

Website

Updates the website with current and pertinent parish information; evaluates and modifies the design and layout of website when necessary. 

Maintain contact and communication with parish organizations and ministries to solicit information and news regarding activities.

Contact church office

Habitat for Humanity
Hope Harbor (domestic violence shelter)
Marine Corps League NC (detachment #1005) Meals on Wheels
New Hope Clinic
Poverty Coalition 
Red Cross
Relay for Life 
Run for Food (for SBIC food pantry) 
SBIC food pantry 
School Tutors 
Senior Resources 
Sheltered Treasures Thrift Stores
Streetreach

May we, like our patron, St. Brendan, trust joyfully in the guidance of our God and in the goodness of our fellow travelers.

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