Adult Choir

This choir provides lyrical Liturgical leadership at most weekend (Sunday) Masses, and other Feast Day Liturgies.  This ensemble utilizes a broad range of contemporary and…

Altar Linens

Wash and iron corporals and purificators and wash hand towels used at our liturgies. Scheduled on a rotating basis. Qualifications include, reliable and a desire…

Creative Support

Those who are blessed with gifts as artist, seamstress, flower arranger, carpenter, designer, quilter, decorator, photographer, graphic artist are asked to donate their time on…

Food Pantry

This ministry provides groceries to families of our parish and the local community who are struggling to meet their daily need of feeding their family.…

Funeral Greeters / Ushers

Welcome and greet people as they gather. Greeters/Ushers are responsible for the specific needs of the faith community before, during, and after each funeral liturgy,…

Meals From The Heart Coordinator(s)

Organize, maintain, and implement fellow parishioners committed to providing meals for families that are recovering from an illness/surgery, suffering a loss of a loved one,…

The Knights of Columbus

This is a membership organization of Catholic men age 18 or older, that fosters lasting friendships with each other while reaching out to the Church…

Altar Servers

Serve at the weekend liturgies and special holy day liturgies. As a server you would be placed on a rotating schedule at the liturgy that…

Between the Leaves Book Club

All adult parishioners who enjoy reading a variety of books may join. This group meets on the 3rd Saturday of each month at a local…

Funeral Servers

Serve at funeral liturgies. As a server you would be placed on a rotating basis to serve at funeral liturgies.  You would need flexible availability…

Health Ministry Team

Provides parishioners with information and opportunities to promote and learn about psychological, physical and emotional well-being. Our goal is to provide parishioners with educational programs…

Hiking in the City

Spreading the “Good News” through action.  (Monthly)  Volunteers walk the streets of Grand Rapids Heartside area carrying backpacks filled with drinks, snacks, and sundry items…

Pastoral Council

The Pastoral Council is a visioning body. Through prayer and consensus the Council shares its wisdom and insight with the Pastor in visioning and planning…

Resurrection Choir

This choir is made up of individuals who are available during the early to mid-day to sing for funerals to commemorate the faithfully departed.  This…

Set-up and Maintenance Support

You will need to assist in set-up and take down of decorations.  Care of flowers and plants.  You will be asked on a “on-call” basis. 

Contemporary Ensemble

This ensemble leads worship two to three weekends a month for Saturday Masses and other Feast Day Liturgies, and great for accommodating semi-proficient instrumentalists and…

Finance Council

The Finance Council consults with and advises the Pastor on financial matters, the administration and use of parish property, and the administration of parish operations.…

Funeral Luncheon Ministries

Funeral Luncheons are provided to our families who have lost a loved one. The luncheon takes place in Shepherds Hall or the Activity Center, depending on the…

Giving Tree

Giving Tree (December) – This is an outreach ministry that provides gifts and food baskets containing the Christmas meal to needy families in both our parish…

Holy “Read”eemers Book Club

Adults who enjoy reading and would like to participate in this discussion group are welcome. This group meets on the 4th Monday of each month at…

Blood Drive

Our Blood Drives are sponsored by the Knights of Columbus #7487 a few times throughout the year. Our next blood drive will be Sunday, March…

Eucharistic Ministers

Assist in distribution of Holy Communion with reverence and dignity at parish liturgies. As a Eucharistic Minister you would be placed on a rotating schedule…

Friends Who Care

Visit parishioners who are homebound. Caring adults or families with good listening skills and compassionate hearts.  Weekly or every other week to spend time with…

hand2hand

Holy Redeemer began participating with area churches in the H2H program in 2009. The purpose of the program is to provide food to children who…

Handbell Choir

Attaining an understanding and coordination of ringing hand bells is easier than it appears, and can be accomplished in just a few rehearsals!  Eleven to…

Stewardship Committee

Leadership group devoted to discovering and communicating insights into Christian discipleship and their application to a stewardship way of life. Monthly meetings scheduled with discernment…

Bereavement Ministry

Offers comfort and support to our bereaved or terminally ill persons/families in our parish by journeying with them through the grief process. Qualifications include compassionate…

Cantor Ministry

The cantor leads the assembly in worship through song during Mass by proclaiming the Word.  Experienced singers with strong voices who are able to read…

Golden Redeemers

This ministry gathers together young spirited adults, who happen to be over the age of 60. They meet for fellowship at monthly breakfast, potluck dinners, game days…

Gateway Mission (formerly Holland Rescue Mission)

This ministry provides volunteers with hands-on experience of what it means to “Feed the Hungry!”  Once a month, volunteer families (children 12 & over) will…

Children’s Choir

This choir is open to all children in grades 1st – 6th. We rehearse once a month during scheduled faith formation classes. Those that are…

Operation Bounty

Operation Bounty (November) – This is an outreach ministry that provides food baskets containing the Thanksgiving meal to needy families in our parish and Ottawa…

Women’s Ministry

BLESSED IS SHE Women of the community of all ages are welcome and invited to participate in programs that encourage their spirituality at home, work,…

Lectors

Proclaiming the Word of God at weekend liturgies and special holy day liturgies. As a lector you would be placed on a rotating schedule at…

Men’s Ministry

The Men’s Ministry provides men of our community a non-judgmental and confidential environment to gather with other men to foster friendships — both socially and…

Operation Easter Joy

Operation Easter Joy (March/April) – This ministry provides a food basket that contains the Easter meal to needy families in Ottawa County. Volunteer families (adults…

Youth Choir

This choir is open to grades 7 through 12 as an extension of Youth Faith Formation.  Rehearsals are scheduled one Sunday a month from 12:10pm…

Instrumentalists

Those who are sixteen years of age or older and semi-proficient in ability that desire participation to enhance worship through instrumentation are encouraged to share…

Nursing Home Eucharistic Ministers

Committed to bringing the Word, Eucharist, and the Love of the Lord to the residents of nursing homes in Jenison, Hudsonville, and Allendale. Sundays on…

Parish Twinning

This ministry will foster the continued growth of our twinning relationship with our sister parish in Mexico, Santiago Apostal of Camotlan.  There is the opportunity to…

Welcome Ministry

Our main focus is to meet with new parishioners to welcome them to our community. We are looking for leaders who are outgoing and friendly. …

Picnic in the Park

May through September this ministry gives one the opportunity to reach out to those living on the street.  In a “picnic setting” volunteers will socialize…

Sacristans

Care of items that are used in conjunction with liturgy and worship space. Once a week – can be set up on a rotating schedule.…

Sunday Hospitality

This ministry provides welcoming hospitality for our faith community visitors. Each Sunday after the 9:00 and 11:00 AM masses, we offer coffee, juice and donut…

Ushers

Welcomes and greets the people as they gather. Ushers are responsible for the specific needs of the faith community before, during, and after each liturgy,…