Opportunities to Serve and Grow in your Faith.
La Purísima Parish has various ministries serving in many different ways.
Maybe you would like to share with others more about your faith, or give a helping hand reaching out to others, or offering your beautiful singing voice in worship in one of our choirs or a leadership role in our liturgical or financial boards – we do have a need for you at La Purísima Parish.
The Trinity Guild of La Purisima Catholic Church provides food for those at risk in our community to help alleviate hunger. The Guild operates a weekly food pantry Monday, Friday, and the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Wednesday of the month from 10 am until 12 pm. On the 2nd and 4th Wednesday from 8:30-10:30 we have a mobile pantry in the parking lot behind the parish office. Additionally, we distribute Thanksgiving dinners the Sunday before Thanksgiving. You can download more information here and here.
Legion Of Mary
The goal of the Legion of Mary is the glory of God through the holiness of its members developed by prayers and works of mercy. “The Legion of Mary presents the true face of the Catholic Church” Pope John XXIII
The homebound/hospital ministry serves folks who are unable to attend mass on a permanent basis and would like to receive communion. If we can assist you or you would like to volunteer with this rewarding ministry, please call Deacon Tim O’Donoghue at 714 633-5800.
The mission of the Prayer Blanket Ministry is to bring relief to those who are suffering and peace to those who are fearful. The Blankets, prayerfully made, are a symbol of relief, healing, peace, joy, comfort and a spiritual support to those receiving them. A hug from a loving God . You can download more information here.
The mission of the Volunteer Professional Coaching and Tutoring group at La Purisima is to support children with special needs. Children receive integrated attention training employing a combination of brain energy monitoring, cognitive skills exercise, behavior shaping techniques and academic tutoring. You can download more information here. Additional information on Adult Life Coaching can be downloaded here.
Knights of Columbus
The Knights of Columbus is a Catholic Fraternal Service Organization open to all Catholic men. The Knights are involved in a wide range of community activities including financial and spiritual support for the intellectually disabled, education of youth, assistance to the homeless and vocation assistance.