Parish Organizations

Adult Faith Formation
The Bible is part of the core of our lives and our worship. Education opportunities are offered throughout the year in the evenings and mornings. Specific books of the bible are reviewed and discussed. Only a desire to know and understand the Word of God more deeply is needed.
Bereavement Ministry
Our team would be honored to be present to you in your time of sorrow, to walk the journey of grief together.  Let us help find God's love, joy and hope for you in this sacred journey.
Charity & Social Justice
The Charity & Social Justice Commission is a group organized within the Parish Pastoral Council that assists the Council by developing pastoral plans and policies in the areas of Christian service and social action.
Community Life
A group of parishioners that works to build up the community of St. Rita through various social/community events and activities. 
Divorced and Separated
This is ministry at St. Rita Parish for those divorced, separated, or even those who have been in a long-term relationship and have now gone their separate ways.  It is a ministry of compassion to help with healing and forgiveness.  We are using the Christian based DivorceCare Program.
Elizabeth Ministry
Based on the visitation story of Mary and Elizabeth, we are excited to begin a St. Rita chapter of the Elizabeth Ministry. The goal of our ministry is designed to support, encourage and comfort women and their families during all of the joys and sorrows of the childbearing years.
Empty Nesters
One of the most active groups in the parish, the Empty Nesters organization boasts roughly 60 members, both singles and couples.  The group offers a full calendar of social activities year round.  All activities are suggested, planned, organized and directed by our members.
Family Fellowship Ministry
It is our mission as the Family Fellowship Ministry to bring all the families of our Saint Rita community together to share in fun events, service opportunities, and support through friendship.
Finance Council
A consultative body of parishioners that assists the Pastor in the administration of the business aspects of the parish.
Formation Commission
The Formation Commission is a body of parishioners who provide a vision and direction for the religious formation, education and spiritual life according to the traditions and values of our Catholic faith.
King's Men
The King's Men is a faith and formation accountability group.  The St. Rita chapter is just one of 34 chapters in 19 dioceses nationwide.  The group is expanding and helping men all across the United States.  Our group meets weekly at St. Mark Chapel on Sunday nights at 7pm. 
Ladies Guild
St. Rita Ladies Guild was formed  in 1980 to provide a social and service group for women of the parish.
Parish Pastoral Council
 Saint Rita Parish Council is a consultative body of parishioners involved in active participation with the Pastor on forming the pastoral direction of the parish community…
Parish Prayer Network
We joyfully receive prayer requests from our parishioners or anyone in need. All prayer requests are confidential and will not be posted on this website or the parish bulletin. We will pray daily and trust in God's loving goodness to you.
Prayer Quilt Ministry
The Prayer Quilt Ministry is a group of parishioners that provide homemade quilts for people in need of prayer.
Respect Life
The Respect Life Committee works to support and defend the dignity and respect for God’s greatest gift, LIFE from conception to death. 
Our Parish offers scouting opportunities for Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts. These groups work to develop the scouting principles of young men and women through camping, crafts and community service.
Stewardship Commission
St. Rita is a "Stewardship Church"! We are "People Helping People!"
Stewardship of the Earth
Stewardship of the Earth is a ministry that promotes taking care of the Earth in the areas of material resources, energy use and water use.
Welcoming Ministry
The Welcoming Ministry was established to serve new parishioners and into the warm and welcoming hands of Christ.
Worship Commission
The Commission is responsible for planning all Masses that the parish celebrates together. The Commission is also involved in the liturgical Environment, Music and all liturgical ministries of the Church. The Commission's goal is always to prepare and celebrate the most prayerful liturgies possible. This is only possible through a foundation rooted in prayer and guidance by God's Spirit.