Prince of Peace Catholic Community
16000 W 143rd St, Olathe, KS 66062
Church: 913-782-8864
School: 913-764-0650

Service

Altar Linen Care - Help is also needed laundering the altar cloths, purificators, and corporals used at our celebration of the Eucharist. Can also use help with sewing.

Alb Care - assist by cleaning and mending the albs worn by our Altar Servers.

Baptismal Garments - assist by making white Baptismal garments for the children in our parish being baptized.

Social Concerns Committee - This committee looks at ways our parish can put faith in action through charitable works.

Respect Life Committee -  This committee supports the Pastoral Plan for Pro-Life activities.  

Blood Drive - We need volunteers to donate blood and help with the blood drive which is held 2 times per year.

Bread Runners - Drivers needed to help pick up and deliver bread from local restaurants/grocery stores to Catholic Charities.  

Advent Giving Tree - During Advent, a tree is placed in the gathering space with ornaments with requests from different agencies.  Need help with ornaments, setting up, collecting and delivering to agencies.   

St. Dismus Prison Ministry - Ministers to those incarcerated in the Johnson County Correctional facility.  

Scrip -  This is a parish-wide fundraising effort.  Gift cards/certificates to local merchants are available for purchase after Masses each weekend and we receive a percentage of the purchase.  Volunteers are needed at each Mass.  

Bereavement Ministry - This ministry reaches out to parishioners during a time of loss due to the death of a loved one.

Minister of Communion to the Sick/Homebound -  Take Holy Communion to those who are not able to come to Church

Meals for the Sick - provide meal support for families struggling due to illness

Support our Sick Ministry - Phone calls to the sick.  Parishioners to call the sick and offer encouragement and support

Transporation to Mass -  Parishioners needed to provide rides to Mass for parishioners who are unable to drive.

Prayer Shawls -  We welcome anyone who would like to help knit or crochet prayer shawls for parishioners who are sick or homebound.   

Garden Club – If you’ve got a green thumb, you might find a home with our garden club. These parishioners help care for all of the flowerbeds and landscape areas around the parish facilities

Watering of Plants/ Flowers -  If you have a green thumb, help is needed caring for the flowers/plants in church and gathering space.  

Upkeep of Parish Grounds - Do minor repairs and assist with upkeep of parish facilities/grounds. Help is needed with mowing and trimming, and snow removal.

Parish Office Support - Assist with various office tasks: prepare bulk mailings, help stuff bulletin inserts, provide phone coverage, run copies, etc. M-F, during parish office hours.

Meals for the Priests -  provide dinner for our priests  

St. Mary’s Food Kitchen -  On the 4th Friday of each month, Prince of Peace serves a hot meal to the poor and disadvantaged in Kansas City.  Parish members volunteer to prepare and serve the food.

Catholic Charities Food Truck - the Food Truck is here the 4th weekend of every month.  In addition to food donations, we are also in need of help to accept food at the truck after the Masses.  

***Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) Coach - The mission of this athletic organization is to help youth grow in the image of Christ through athletic events.

 

*** All persons 16 and older must complete VIRTUS prior to volunteering with or around children.

Please enjoy this 2 minute message from
Fr. Jerry Volz, Pastor at
Prince of Peace Catholic Church
in Olathe, Kansas

 

Today's Events

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 (All day)
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 6:15am
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 8:15am

Sunday Readings & Homily

July 15, 2018: "God Will Provide... Praise the Lord!" (Fr. Jerry)
July 1, 2018: "Do Not Be Afraid, Have Faith and Find Hope in God" (Fr. Jerry)