Called to Serve

St. James the Apostle Parish invites any student, entering grades 5-8 in fall of 2020 to become a part of our Altar Server Ministry.

  • Have you ever thought about becoming an Altar Server?
  • Joining the Altar Server Ministry is a great way to begin a life of service to your church, parish community and God Himself!

Registration Forms

If you are interested in joining the St. James Altar Server Ministry, please complete and submit the following two digital forms, one per student:

2020 Altar Server Registration Form

New Altar Server Mass Preferences

All registrations need to be submitted no later than Friday, February 28, 2020. If you have any questions, please contact Nicole Geissal at

Required Training Sessions for New Altar Servers

We will be hosting two (2) training sessions in March 2020. All new Altar Servers are required to attend both sessions. They are scheduled on Saturdays, March 14 and March 21 from 12-2 p.m. in the church. Doors will open at 11:30 a.m. Please enter through Door 11, the northern church entrance, across from the Ministry Center. We also ask you to please arrive on time as the sessions will begin at 12 p.m. sharp.

brief parent meeting

There will be a brief parent meeting on Saturday, March 14th at the beginning of the session for about 10 minutes before we begin training the children. Please plan on attending this. Thank you for your consideration!