Ministries of Service

Bereavement Committee

Contact: Marlene Funk (mtot@comcast.net)
Provides assistance and helps our parish families prepare for and participate in the liturgies associated with the death of a loved one, provides hospitality and on going support, and assists the clergy as needed.

For more information about becoming involved with the Bereavement Committee, please contact Marlene Funk.

Buckingham Valley Nursing Home Ministry

Contact: Father Ianelli (frbianelli@gmail.com)
Ministry to the residents of Buckingham Valley Nursing Home by monthly Mass, rosary and weekly distribution of Holy Communion. Musicians, Eucharistic ministers and dedicated volunteers share with fellow parishioners.

For more information about becoming involved with the Buckingham Valley ministry, please contact Father Ianelli.

Collection Counters

Contact: Cathy Di Bui (cdibui@aol.com)
A weekly ministry to process the envelopes and collection for the expenses and missions of the parish.

For more information about becoming involved with the Collection Counters, please contact Cathy Di Bui.

Communications and Media

Contact: Teresa Fischer (olguadbulletin@gmail.com)
Communications and Media Ministry maintains the Parish website, coordinates mass mailings from different ministries, and maintains multiple parish distribution lists.

For more information about becoming involved with communications and media, please contact Teresa Fischer.

Familia Ecuadora en la Fe (FEF)

Contactos: Alejandro y Karin Cebado (philadelphia@fef.org.mx o redfefphiladelphia@gmail.com)
Familia Educadora en la Fe (FEF) es un movimiento de laicos cuya misión es “Evangelizar en Familia, por la Familia y para la Familia”. La pedagogía de FEF se basa totalmente en la Sagrada Escritura y en la Persona de Jesús que ama enseñando y enseña amando.

Para obtener más información acerca de unirse FEF, por favor póngase en contacto con Alejandro o Karin Cebado.

Contacts: Alejandro and Karin Cebado (philadelphia@fef.org.mx or redfefphiladelphia@gmail.com)
Family Educator in Faith (FEF) is a lay movement whose mission is “Evangelize and catechize in the family, for the family and by the family”. FEF pedagogy is based in the Holy Scriptures and in Jesus Christ who loves us teaching and teaches loving us.

For more information about becoming involved with FEF, please contact Alejandro or Karin Cebado.

Foreign Missions Ministry

Contact: Eric Jozefiak (ejozefiak@celgene.com)
The Foreign Missions Ministry provides the OLG community with opportunities to support other communities abroad where OLG parishioners are involved directly through work with the poor and indirectly through financial assistance to the clergy in the areas where OLG parishioners and clergy volunteer.

For more information about becoming involved with the Foreign Missions Ministry, please contact Eric Jozefiak.

Health & Wellness Ministry

Contact: Maureen Sapelli (maureenm23@gmail.com)
The Health and Wellness Ministry consists of parish health care professionals and non-professional volunteers with a desire to promote health and wellness in our community and to provide practical assistance to parishioners in need. We provide education on health matters, conduct health screenings, give emotional and family support, provide companionship to the homebound and elderly, give respite to caregivers, and respond to community needs through various collections and drives.

For more information about becoming involved with the Health and Wellness Ministry, please contact Maureen Sapelli.

Knights of Columbus Our Lady of Guadalupe Council

Contact: Tony Martin (tonym228@comcast.net)
Council 15590 is delighted to be affiliated with Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish. We invite all practicing Catholic men over the age of 18 to come and join this fine “Band of Brothers” and become members of Council 15590 by contacting us today!

For more information about joining the Knights of Columbus, please contact Tony Martin.

Landscaping

Contact: Bob Poleshuk (rrobert74@verizon.net)
Caring for the beautification of the grounds of our parish office and parish site.

For more information about becoming involved with the landscaping, please contact Bob Poleshuk.

Respect Life Committee

Contact: Denise Wilcox (denisetwilcox1@aol.com)
Working with the Archdiocese of Philadelphia Respect Life Office, this ministry urges all people to respect life at all stages from conception to natural death and give dignity to all people regardless of their abilities, stage of life or health status and to be able to see Jesus in all others.

For more information about becoming involved with the Respect Committee, please contact Denise Wilcox.