Social Concerns Committee

Purpose:        coordinates outreach in the social justice area
Contact:        Sandy McAllister (270) 303-2842
Meetings:      quarterly or as needed


Knights of Columbus

Purpose:        fraternal order of Catholic men that provides support for the Church and various charities
Contact:        Martin Fanning (270) 792-3176; Dave Chandler (270) 842-5630
Meetings:      2nd Tuesday of each month


St. Joseph’s Cemetery Committee

Purpose:        oversees the upkeep and maintenance of the Catholic cemetery
Contact:         John Knepler (270) 843-8431, Bill Siebold (270) 796-2607, Allen Freeland (270) 781-9885


St. Vincent De Paul Conference

Purpose:        provide service, assistance to those in need
Contact:         Jim Dale, (270) 542-6760
Meetings:      4th Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in Pentecost


St. Vincent De Paul Backpack Program

Purpose:        to provide weekend food to local students who are in need
Contact:         Jodi Traen,


Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) – Open Meetings

Purpose:        program to assist those recovering from alcoholism
Meetings:      each Monday and Friday, 6-7pm in Wonder & Awe



Purpose:        program to assist family members affected by the disease of alcoholism and/or drug abuse
Meetings:      each Monday and Friday, 6-7pm, in Kindness and each Saturday, 10:00-11:00am, in Kindness


Habitat for Humanity

Purpose:        to provide assistance in building homes for those in need
Contact:         David Shanahan, (270) 842-7944


Jail Ministry

Purpose:        lead group prayer to those in jail
Contact:         Sheila Hardcastle, (270) 782-1303; Fr. John M. Thomas (270) 842-7777 ext. 110
Meetings:      Sunday, 3-4pm (women) and 6:30-7:30pm (men). Also, committee meetings as needed


Interfaith M.E.A.L.S., Inc.

Purpose:        provide nourishing meals to those in need
Contact:         Suzanne Ogawa (270) 791-3968
Meetings:      Approximately every sixth Saturday morning


Room in the Inn

Purpose:        to provide overnight shelter at Holy Spirit’s facility in conjunction with other local churches
Contact:         Kirsten Knutson (951) 532-0840; Carol Kunkel,