Acolytes (Altar Servers)

Students of the parish are invited to serve starting in the spring of sixth grade. They are encouraged to continue serving into High School and even as adult parishioners.  Training is provided. Adults are invited to serve as well. Contact: Pastor

Eucharistic Ministers of the Liturgy

These extraordinary ministers of the Eucharist assist the Presider in the distribution of the Eucharist during weekend and weekday liturgies. Training is provided for parishioners who are interested in becoming Eucharistic Ministers. Ministers serve on a rotating basis at the Masses of their choice.

Gift Bearers

Families, couples or individual parishioners serve as Gift Bearers for the weekend liturgies. Groups or individuals are scheduled on a rotating basis at the Masses of their choice.  See Sign – up folder at the front entrance of Church.

Lay Presiders

These people preside at a Liturgy of the Word and Communion prayer service.  The Presider leads those present in Morning Prayer, a short reflection on scripture and distribution of Eucharist. A workshop can be arranged for all interested in this ministry.  These services are provided on weekday mornings (usually 7:00 AM).  The schedule is coordinated by one of the lay presiders.


Lectors proclaim the Word of God at weekday and weekend liturgies. They also lead the General Intercessions at weekend liturgies. A training workshop is provided for all interested in becoming Lectors. Lectors serve on a rotating basis during the Mass of their choice. Contact: Parish Office

Music Ministry of St. Ambrose Parish

The liturgical music choirs provide leadership in music for the weekend masses and special Para-liturgical prayer in the parish. 

For information on the different liturgical ministries, please cotnact the parish office at 466-2921.