Ministries and Clubs

Social Action Ministry

Becomes involved in justice issues of our day .

Mens' Club

 An organization of men who minister to the community through acts of charity. 

St. Vincent de Paul Society

An organization who ministers to the community.  They assist with food, clothing, furniture and basic living expenses.

Mary and Martha Society

Five (5) percent of church collections are used to fund assistance to the local community for a variety of needs.

Bereavement Dinner

Offers a meal following funerals held at Holy Name.  Includes serving and cleaning up after the meal and/or supplying a dish to be served.

Family Life Ministries

Enhance a Christ centered community by promoting the sanctity and joy of Catholic Family Life!  Events include: Backpack blessings, Easter Egg Hunt, Trunk-or-Treat, etc.

Altar Society

This group meets monthly.  They clean the church weekly on a monthly rotation, launders and irons the purificators weekly.  They host receptions.

Senior Citizens Group

This ministry meets monthly.  They attend noon day mass and meet in the parish hall for pot luck and a guest speaker.

Catholic Business Leaders

A group of Catholic business persons who are devoted to expanding their knowledge of Catholic teachings and principles as they apply to the civilian workplace.  How do we live the gospel from 9 to 5?

Health Ministries

Formed to educate and assist with health matters.

Fiesta Committee

This committee plans social functions for the parish.

Office Assistants

Volunteers help prepare mailings, answers phone, computer input, etc.  Call the parish office if interested.

Knights of Columbus

An international Catholic fraternal organization which supports charitable acts both locally and internationally.

Coffee and Donuts

Coffee and donuts are served after 9:30am Sunday mass.

Divorced / Separated

This is a service provided through the Diocesan Office.  Provides support and fellowship for those going through a separation or who are already divorced.  Owensboro Diocese 270-683-1545.

Garden Club

A ministry which plans and recommends landscaping beatification of the church grounds.

Bus Ministry

A mini-bus is provided by St. Vincent de Paul to drive those with no transportation to mass for Sunday Liturgy.

Vacation Bible School

Held for children ages 4 through 6th grade.  Included are catechists (teachers), aides, musicians, child care and arts and crafts, etc.

College Outreach

Keeps in contact with college students, sending cards, letters, email, and care packages during exams.

Vocations Advocate

The Vocations Advocate prays for the religious and priests in our parish, diocese and country.  We promote religious life to our youth, support the seminarians of our parish and diocese and provide informative programs and speakers in an effort to learn more about our church and our faith. As Advocates we emphasize: PRAYER, AWARENESS, AFFIRMATION, AND SUPPORT.

Sponsor Couples

Couples volunteering to help those preparing for marriage.

Bible Study / Adult formation

In depth look at Scriptures.  And other faith formation books

Hispanic Ministry

Holy Name's Hispanic community is very active within the parish.  They contribute to all parish functions, providing the food and entertainment at many.  We offer a Spanish Mass each Sunday at 1:00pm.

Rosary Prayer Group

Each Tuesday, 6:00pm in the Panis Angelicus Chapel the rosary is prayed

Liturgy Committee

Includes liturgical education (both of members and of the Parish as a whole), environment and music, the training of ministers for specific roles and execution of tasks which are needed for the celebration of various Liturgies. Plus evaluations of all Liturgies in the Parish. 

Saturday Morning Studies

Each Saturday morning after 7:00am daily mass they meet for an in depth look at Scriptures.  And other faith formation books