PARISH LIFE MINISTRIES
BLOOD PRESSURE MINISTRY
We need those with medical skills to take blood pressures once amonth after one mass for 30-40 minutes. We really need volunteers to keep this very important service going.
BOY SCOUTS AND CUB SCOUTS
The scouts meet in the evenings in the Youth Center at OLN. If you are interested in joining the leadership team for the scouts please contact:
Cub Scouts - Webb King
Boy Scouts - Tim Bradley
BUILDING & GROUNDS
Many hands make light work. Help maintain our building and grounds including but not limited to mowing, planting, mulching and overall general repair work.
COFFEE AND DONUTS
Help serve coffee and donuts the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month.
This group meets Thursdays from 10 to 2 to make items which are sold to help local charities.
A hospitality group that prepares and delivers meals to new moms, parishioners recovering from a hospital stay, and the homebound.
Help provide and support the family through reception food, set up and clean up the food preparation area, and support the family members who come to the funeral.
The OLN Gardeners are individuals and families who care for a landscape garden on their own time schedule or support the Giving Garden (see below) whose harvest is given to local charities. OLN is blessed to have many gardens. Our motto is "Many hands, less work and a more beautiful, caring church."
The Health Ministry is always looking for new members! We meet quarterly on the first Tuesday of the month to plan future Parish Health Events.
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS
The Knights of Columbus is a fraternal benefit society.
Maintain the library, code new books, etc.
Logos is an ecumenical theater company born out of OLN and is comprised of artists and musicians of all ages from the Roanoke Valley. Our mission is to produce quality theatrical events that educate, entertain and enhance people’s lives and to raise money for local charitable organizations.
Meets the first Thursday of the month. Join other men of the parish on this journey of faith experience.
We visit and bring Eucharist to the home-bound, nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
Maggie Caldarella firstname.lastname@example.org
Paula Mallin email@example.com
PRAYER SHAWL MINISTRY
We give prayer shawls to those who are bereaved, hospitalized or having serious health issues. Please consider making prayer shawls for the bereaved, sick and hospitalized. We meet the first Monday of the month (except on holidays) from 1-2:30pm in the Library.
We pick up those in our area that have transportaion or medical needs and bring them to the weekend masses. We are always looking for help to drive the OLN van. No special driver’s license category necessary.