The Apostolic Life Commission
The Apostolic Life Commission serves to implement the mission of the Church -
that we, as the Body of Christ, should go forth and make disciples.  This is accomplished
through implementing, promoting, and supporting parish programs which bring the spiritual and
corporal works of mercy to life within our parish, our surrounding community, and our world.

The Apostolic Life Commission coordinates the following groups and ministries:

Ministries and Committees:

Bereavement Ministry
Christian Social Outreach Ministry
Evangelization Ministry/ Disciples in Mission
Giving Tree Ministry
Parish Book of Intentions      
Prayer Chain Ministry
Respect Life Ministry
Small Faith Building Groups Ministry
Hospital/Sick/Homebound Visitation Ministry


Baptism Preparation
Marriage Preparation

(Please contact the Parish Center for Information)

Music Ministry

Director of Music: Kim Zang - 513-385-5572

The Music Ministry of St. Joseph Church exists for the glory of God and for the
edification of His people who worship here. We believe that music is a vital aspect of the
celebration of our faith. Our ministry is for everyone who seeks to share their gifts of time and talent.
Previous singing experience and the ability to read music are not required
to participate in this ministry.

Below are the choirs and ensembles at St. Joseph Church.

Adult Choir/Wedding Musician
S.M.E. – Children's Choir

Finance Commission

Commmission Leader: Marc Neltner
Staff Liason: Andrea Pappas, Business Manager 341-6609

The Finance Commission monitors expenditures of all other commissions and ministries
as compared to budget. It is responsible for monitoring maintenance and capital
improvements of church properties.  

Bids & Bites Dinner Auction
Development Committee      
Festival Committee   
Groundskeeping & Landscaping   
Grocery Certificates   

Pastoral Council

Pastoral Council's main responsibilities are to give direction to the parish as it
carries out the mission of the Church, to develop and monitor plans for the parish
which account for the needs of its people, and to discern policies for the parish
which consider the whole of parish life. Pastoral Council works closely with
and through the other main consultative commissions in carrying out its mission.

Ministry Schedules

Eucharistic Ministers, Lectors, Ushers, Servers, Greeters & Gift Bearers

You may also pick up your copy of "Liturgical Ministry Service Schedule" at any church
entrance. If you would like to receive the schedule via email, please send your email address to:

Any questions regarding the scheduling for Liturgical Ministries,
please contact