Liturgical Ministries at Our Lady Of Peace

Ushers - Being a welcoming community is very important. Ushers are the first face of the parish. They greet those coming into our church, offer assistance to those in need, distribute parish bulletins, take up the collection, and distribute other materials as needed. Ushers are needed at Sunday Mass and Holy Day Masses.

Lectors -Lectors proclaim the Word of God at Sunday Mass, Holy Day Mass, Funerals and Daily Mass. Lectors must be 16 years of age and have received the Sacrament of Confirmation. 

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion -They assist with the distribution of Holy Communion at Mass and funerals, they may bring communion to parishioners who are homebound or who reside in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Extraordinary Ministers must be 16 years of age and have received the Sacrament of Confirmation. If married, the marriage needs to be recognized by the Catholic Church.

Altar Servers - assist the priest during Sunday Mass, Holy Day Mass, weddings, funerals, Stations of the Cross and Benediction. Altar servers need to be fourth grade or older and have made their First Communion.


Trainings are offered in the fall and the spring of each year. To find out more please contact Deacon Jim at
(970) 468-9402 or