Our ministry assists in Church set up, greets parishioners, selects family for gifts, collect donations, guide in communion and pass out bulletins. For more information contact Tony Samaniego at (562) 706-2586
Talleres de Oracion y Vida
We meet weekly for 2 hours to pray and read the bible and practice different ways of prayer. We meet weekly on Thursdays or Saturdays from 6 to 8 pm or 7 to 9 pm.
Singles after 50
Our ministry aims to give support and provide a social life for singles after 50. For more information, contact Ray Schumaker at (714) 264-2021
Misión: Permitirle a Dios utilizar nuestra voz para proclamar su palabra de vida con convicción y audacia para que lo que se proclama pueda afectar la vida y el corazon de quien lo escucha. Para mas informacion contacte Jose Lopez (562) 640-7194
Guerreros de Yahve
Nos reunimos todos los jueves de 7-9pm en el salon parroquial. Somos un grupo de oracion donde alabamos al senor y escuchamos su palabra otra vez de predicaciones y oraciones. Para mas informacion contacte Eloy Cabrera (562) 340-3599
America needs Fatima
We Pray the Rosary monthly. For more information contact Rebeca Rodriguez (714) 610-0260
Altar Guild is a volunteer lay organization of men and women, charged with the dusting of the furnishings in the church. No heavy vacuuming, no ladder climbing, just chasing spiders out of windowsills and out of every nook, crevice and statue. We meet one hour a month on the first Friday of each month. No [...]
Bread of Angels
A hot meal shall be prepared and served every Saturday to those who are homeless or are in need. Every guest shall be treated with Dignity, Respect, and compassion. We are a volunteer ministry, shopping, preparing, cooking, serving, and cleaning. We feed the body, with a small continental breakfast and a hearty Hot meal, nourishes [...]
Active Christians Today (A.C.T. Office)
The A.C.T. Office at St.Angela Church was established in 1972 to help those in need. We are a food pantry, and can some times help with utility bill.W e are open M.,W., and F. from 9:00 to 1:00. We provide bread, bakery and grocery items as well as government commodities to needy families, and the homeless and hungry. We also give clothing, shoes, furniture and household items, which are generally donated...
Liturgy of the Word With Children
Each Sunday of the year we celebrate, Liturgy of the Word With Children at the 9:30 and 12:30 Masses. Children arrive to church and are seated with their patents until the gathering rite is over. At that time the children are called forward and process out of church to a separate worship space for the Liturgy of the Word.This celebration is an extension of the main assembly’s celebration. The children will return to church after the Prayer of the Faithful.
Ignite 678 is a safe, fun place for middle school students to find solid Catholic community. Meets select Friday Nights from 6:30-8:00 PM in the Blessed Pier Room!
Young Adult Ministry
Young Adult Ministry will be meeting after 5pm Youth Mass every Sunday in the Blessed Pier room, all high school graduates aged 18-30 years old are welcome. You can also join us at the 5 pm Youth Mass on Sundays in the front with the teens!
Audio and Visual Ministry
The AV ministry is a group of dedicated technicians who are present at Sunday masses and other liturgical gatherings to operate our sound and video systems. The audio and video provided greatly enhances the experience for all, but especially for those with limited hearing or vision. If you are interested in joining us, please contact [...]
Our Parish School
Saint Angela Merici Parish School is a Catholic faith community that creates a Christ-centered environment. Religion is integrated with all aspects of living and learning. This atmosphere fosters the development of a personal relationship with God. Students grow in the realization that faith is a way of life which should permeate all their actions and [...]
P.A.L.S. Catholic Women’s Groups
PALS: Prayer, Adoration, Learning, and Sharing Started in September 1989, St. Angela Merici P.A.L.S. continues to provide women with an opportunity to develop deeper spirituality in their lives. Spiritual growth is encouraged through a balance of prayer, selected studies material, and the friendship and warmth of women of all ages...
Boy Scout Troop 811, sponsored by St. Angela Merici Church, provides boys and young men aged 10-18 with opportunities to learn a multitude of outdoor skills, practice leadership, and develop confidence and self-reliance. Troop 811 is an active Boy Scout Troop with plenty of exciting outdoor and high-adventure events. Designated as Gold-Level Unit of Excellence, [...]
In Pack 811, we believe that Cub Scouting is fun, but it is filled with a purpose. Our Pack Leadership’s goal is to provide your son and family with the highest quality scouting experience in a solid Catholic fellowship oriented program. We are sponsored by St. Angela Merici Catholic Church and have great programs for [...]
Girl Scouting is an adventure in learning that offers every girl a broad range of activities-field trips, cultural exchanges, community service, leadership opportunities, skill building workshops, outdoor education. Through the guidance of trained leaders who provide encouragement, friendship, advice and resources, Girl Scouting helps each girl learn to set and reach goals, develop leadership skills, [...]
Ministry to the Sick and Homebound
Those extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist who have chosen to answer the call to take Communion to our brothers and sisters who are unable to come to Mass are literally Church to those at home or in hospital. The Facilities we visit currently are: The Pavilion at Sunny Hills (Used to be called Evergreen), St [...]
Worldwide Marriage Encounter (WWME) offers a weekend experience for married couples to learn the keys to loving communications that they can use for the rest o their lives. The weekend is a positive, simple, common sense experience between husband and wife, which revitalizes marriage by helping a couple start with the love they have for [...]
Children’s Faith Formation
This ministry serves baptized children from first to sixth grades. Catechists (teacher volunteers) incorporate in their lessons: personal faith experiences, events of the Liturgical Year, important people of faith, prayer, and church doctrine. They use resources and do group dynamics to make it a fun and enriching environment. The mission of the program is to [...]
High School Youth Ministry would like to invite you EVERY Thursday night from 7:00pm - 9:00pm in the Blessed Pier room! Please also join us for the Sunday 5pm Youth Mass. ALL HIGH SCHOOL TEENS ARE WELCOME!
The youth of St. Angela Merici Parish can make a difference by becoming part of the Altar Server Ministry. As part of this ministry, youth have the opportunity to serve at the Lord’s Table with the priests and deacons of our parish. Service at the Lord’s Table is a responsibility and a commitment that is taken seriously by the children and their families.
SAM’s Coffee Bar
SAM’s Coffee Bar is a part of the parish’s vision of making Saint Angela Merici a place of welcome. The ministers serve refreshments after Sunday Eucharist and invite parishioners to visit with one another in our Plaza. This experience is supported by the atmosphere and environment created in our gathering area, in which café tables, [...]
Centering Prayer Ministry
Centering Prayer is a method of silent prayer, which prepares participants to receive the gift of contemplative prayer. The purpose of the prayer is not to replace other kinds of prayer but rather to deepen one’s relationship with the living Christ. The Centering Prayer group additionally practices Lectio Divina, an ancient practice of praying the [...]
Charismatic Prayer Group
The Charismatic Prayer Group is an intercessory prayer group guided by the Holy Spirit to praise and worship God and pray for the needs of our group, the Church, community and nation. Our Healing Mass has been a gift from God to all who attend. The masses began in the early 1990s. We do not [...]
Coro Hispano y Coros Unidos
En Santa Angela de Merici, los coros para la misa en español son 3. el coro Hispano, es el que mas tiempo llevan en este ministerio, se compone de 18 elementos. Coros Unidos esta formando por 12 personas, y el Coro Guerreros de Yahve esta formado por 15 elementos de los cuales 8 elementos participant [...]
The St. Angela Music Ministry is a gathering of seekers, servants and sowers of the Kingdom of God, who together through the gift of song, “make a difference” in the worship life of the parish for all liturgies and other events. Each week, the ministry meets to rehearse. The music leads us into deeper engagement [...]
Encuentro Matrimonial Mundial
El movimiento está formado por cuatro pilares, cada pilar tiene diferentes funciones y por niveles: Mundial, Nacional, Región, Encuentro, zona, Área, y Pequeña. Todo apostolado requiere un enfoque donde se le explica a la pareja sus funciones y sus responsabilidades. Crecimientos mensuales que tenemos como: convenciones anuales, juntas generales, noches de información, formación para mesas [...]
Ministerio de Hospitalidad
Este ministerio nos da la oportunidad de participar con gusto y alegría en nuestra celebración dominical. Recibimos a toda la comunidad de Santa Ángela Mericí con un saludo de bienvenida, participamos en la colecta, y guiamos a los feligreses a recibir la Comunión. También participamos de diferentes maneras limpiando la iglesia cuando termina la Santa [...]
OLG Novena/Virgen Peregrina
Somos un pequeño grupo de personas que nos dedicamos a llevar la estatua de la Virgen de Fátima a los hogares de familias que la solicitan. Hace más de veinte años que empezamos este ministerio y han sucedido muchos milagros y bendiciones en los hogares que ha visitado la Virgen de Fátima. Personas que han [...]
La proclamación liturgica de la Palabra de Dios en el contexto de la asamblea eucaristica, no es tanto un momento de meditación de Catequesis, sino que es el dialogo de Dios con su pueblo, en el cual son proclamadas la maravillas de la salvación y propuestas siempre de nuevo las exigencias de la alianza. El [...]
“Dejen que los niños se acerquen a mi” Son las palabras que el propio Jesús pronuncio de sus santos labios, y el día de hoy, con mucho cariño y gusto en Santa Ángela Merici nos aseguramos como iglesia que esas palabras se lleven a cabo. El ministerio “Monaguillos” está formado por alrededor de 30 niños [...]
Formación de la Fe para Niños
El propósito del programa de formación de Fe es el de servir a las familias de la comunidad hispana mediante las clases de catecismo; para niños de edades desde Kínder hasta octavo grado, incluyendo la preparación para recibir el sacramento de la Primera Eucaristía. Las clases son los días jueves y viernes de 5:45-7:15 p.m. [...]