Outreach and Service

Community Servers

In January, 2003, Holy Cross reorganized the former Ladies’ Circle Groups into a new, parish wide volunteer service group. Called the “Holy Cross Community Servers”, this group serves various needs of Holy Cross parish. The HCCC Servers are a group of volunteer coordinators who share their time with various projects, most consistently helping in the… Continue reading Community Servers

Evangelization Commission

Evangelization is about the way we live as well as what we proclaim. It is about living our lives in such a way as to bring about God’s Kingdom on earth, and inviting others to share in this journey with us. When we “evangelize” we cooperate with the power of the spirit in the transformation… Continue reading Evangelization Commission


Ecumenism at Holy Cross Catholic Church and Lutheran Church of the Cross The ecumenical (or, interfaith) relationship between the Lutheran Church of the Cross and Holy Cross Catholic Church has existed since the two worship spaces were completed. Originally connected by a long hallway underneath the current bell tower, the addition of the Cross Way… Continue reading Ecumenism

Knights of Columbus

Our council is a membership of great Catholic men from Holy Cross Catholic Church that want to do their part in helping our church family grow. Our meetings are held the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:00 pm at Holy Cross church.  The meetings are open to all Brother Knights of Columbus members. What… Continue reading Knights of Columbus

Paper Angels Card Ministry

Do you like making homemade stamped cards?  Would you like to learn?  If so, we are the ministry for you.  We make sympathy, thank you, happy birthday, thinking of you, you are in our thoughts and prayers, etc.  If the church office gets a request from someone or knows of someone who could use a… Continue reading Paper Angels Card Ministry

Parish Health Ministry

Mission Statement The purpose of Parish Health Ministry at Holy Cross Catholic Church is to encourage health, healing, and the caring aspects of the people. The Parish Health Ministry works to reflect God’s love to that our people may receive: Spiritual support as they face health problems and challenges Education and opportunities to pursue a… Continue reading Parish Health Ministry

Prayer Blankets Ministry

These special blankets are given to those who need a little TLC (tender loving care).  We have steadily increased the number given each year to an average close to 150.  Because of the extra interest and wonderful giving, we are in need of more people to assist with the blanket making. We meet the 1st… Continue reading Prayer Blankets Ministry

Prayer Chain

Do you have a prayer intention that you would like shared with our community of faith? Call Margaret Keller at 282-7217, and she will alert the various branches of the prayer chain. Within a day, your prayer intention will have been prayed for by many of our parish family members. Or, if you’re interested in… Continue reading Prayer Chain

Social Action

“We should not be surprised if we find Catholic social teaching demanding. The Gospel is demanding… We know that, at times, in order to remain truly a community of Jesus’ disciples, we will have to say “no” to certain aspects in our culture, to certain trends and ways of acting that are opposed to a… Continue reading Social Action

JPII Trip Cards

The TRIP program revolves around using gift cards to do your shopping at participating businesses in the community and nationwide. Basically, when you purchase TRIP gift cards from the JPII Catholic Schools to take care of everyday needs, like groceries and gas, the church and the school get to keep between 2.5% and 10% of… Continue reading JPII Trip Cards