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.
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
Volunteers provide hospitality to bereaved family and friends upon request.
Time Commitment: varies
Contact:Jackie Gromadski - 910-842-9430
A social gathering for parishioners, who are widowed, divorced or single for any reason.
Contact: Mary Spengler - 910-575-4664
Maintains textual and picture history of our parish community.
Time Commitment: as needed.
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
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.
Nancy Anstock - 910-575-7680
Karen Carr - 910-575-8167
Bobbie Beckleyrbmanakin@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.
Sister Mary Teresa - 910-200-9209 or Sister Rosanne Caiazzo - 910-616-2105
Volunteers help with a day of celebration for parish children.
Contact: Sister Mary Teresa - 910-200-9209
Prepares blurbs, articles, announcements and other pertinent information related to parish and local community activities.
Rusty Joy email@example.com 910-754-8544
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
Relay for Life
Run for Food (for SBIC food pantry)
SBIC food pantry
Sheltered Treasures Thrift Stores
May we, like our patron, St. Brendan, trust joyfully in the guidance of our God and in the goodness of our fellow travelers.