Service is an integral part of our Catholic faith. Several projects are offered throughout the year for Confirmation candidates as well as all interested teens. Opportunities range from events that serve our own parish to the larger community. We are happy to sign off on service hours! Bring your completed service hours form to the Religious Education office for the PSR Program Coordinator to review. (For parish ministry events, ask the supervising adult to sign off on your hours). Listed below are ongoing service opportunities offered within our parish. Check back frequently for more dates!

Ministry Heads, do you need help with an event? Scroll down to the bottom of this page for information on how to request teen volunteers.

Special Needs Fun Night

Friday, September 29th

The SPC Special Needs Ministry is hosting a Fun Night for children and adults with special needs in McNamee Hall from 6:00-8:30 pm. Teens are needed to assist with refreshments, game stations and in the sensory break room. To volunteer for this event, you will need to submit a PSR Teen Volunteer Form. Complete the Jubilee Music & Special Needs Support section, and select 'Fun Night Volunteer' from the dropdown menu. 

Fall Festival

Saturday, September 30th

Many teens are needed to assist with the SPC Fall Festival. Several slots are available from 3:00-9:30 pm to assist with set up, activity stations (inflatable slide, trackless train, wrecking ball, photo booth, dunk tank, cake walk, face painting) and cleanup. May be counted as 'Service to Parish' for Confirmation or used as school service hours. Reserve your spot online at Teen Fall Festival Volunteer Form

Coffee & Donuts Ministry

Sunday, October 8th

The Coffee & Donuts Ministry is always looking for teens to join this ministry. Help is needed with set up, making coffee, serving donuts and clean up once a month in the Parish Hall. Can be counted as a 'Service to Parish' for Confirmation candidates. Scroll down to the bottom of this page for additional dates. Reserve your spot online at: Coffee & Donuts Ministry

Fatima Procession

Thursday, October 12 - Procession

Teens can earn four (4) service hours by volunteering for this parish event. This service opportunity includes a run-through of the procession on Thursday, October 5th at 6:30 pm (30 minutes or less) and participation in the procession on Thursday, October 12th from 7:00-9:00 pm. Teens may use this opportunity to fulfill their ‘Service to Parish’ project for Confirmation or for school service hours. Reserve your spot online at: Teen Volunteers for Fatima Procession 

Mercy Works: Bury the Dead

Sunday, November 12th - 1:30-4:30 pm

Our next Mercy Works service project for high school teens is at Rucker Family Cemetery, where we will be doing some cleanup. There is no charge for this event. Please bring a rake, work gloves and water to drink. We will depart from and return to SPC only (no drop off at the cemetery). This may be counted as a 'Service to Community' for Confirmation or used for school service hours. 
Bury the Dead Permission Slip - register by November 5th! 

Ongoing Service Opportunities

PSR Special Needs Volunteer
Opportunities are available for teens to assist our special needs families in Jubilee Music, Sensory-Friendly Mass, Crossbeams Bible Study and Special Needs PSR for children in preschool through 5th Grade. Weekly and non-weekly roles are available. Contact  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  with any questions

Sunday Nursery Volunteer
Teens are needed to work during one Mass every two months. Email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  if you are interested in volunteering.  

Lectors
Confirmed teens may serve as lectors at the 5:00 pm Mass on Sundays. All volunteers must attend a lector training session prior to being scheduled. Contact  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for details or to volunteer. 

Ushers
Teens are needed to assist at  the 5:00 pm Mass on Sundays. All volunteers must attend a training session (shadow an usher at Mass) prior to being scheduled. Contact  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for details or to volunteer. 

Join a Ministry
Did you know that there are many teen-friendly ministries in our parish? Check the Parish Ministries page to find a role that fits your interests. If you're still not sure, contact us and we'll help you pick one that's just right for you! Sign up for email notifications of service opportunities by completing the Youth Ministry Teen Registration Form. 

Ministry Request for Teen Volunteers

The St. Peter Chanel Office of Religious Education is happy to assist parish ministry coordinators who need Teen Volunteers to help at parish-related events. Please understand that our teens must work in a safe and well-managed environment and that their parents must be well informed. Our teens are a vital part of our community, and our objective is to help them develop a life-long interest in service. Please complete the SPC Ministry Request for Teen Volunteers and submit it to the Youth Ministry Coordinator three weeks prior to your event. Questions? Contact Rosemary Potts at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .