5134 Baltimore
Kansas City, Missouri 64112
Phone: 816-531-6200
Fax : 816-531-8045
5141 Main Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64112
Phone: 816-753-7422
Fax : 816-753-5505
Visitation - a Catholic Community

Faith Formation Ministries

Faith Formation Ministries

Catechumenate Sponsor

Sponsors serve as a companion/friend on the faith journey of those who are preparing for initiation into the Catholic church. Sponsors are present during the entire formation process. Contact:  Jude Huntz, 753-5155 x308,


High School Confirmation Team

Team members work with high school youth as they prepare for the Sacrament of Confirmation.Contact:  Tina Wendling, 753-5155 x306, 


Marriage Preparation Lead Couple

Married couples, married for at least five years, work with parishioner engaged couples as they prepare for marriage.  Twice a year, the lead couples meet weekly for four weeks with a group of three engaged couples. Contact: Peg Ekerdt, 753-5155 x309, 


School of Religion Teacher

Teachers prepare and teach religious education classes to parish children who are not enrolled in the parish school.  Classes are Monday evenings from 5:15-6:15.  Teachers make a nine month commitment, September—May. Contact:  Tina Wendling, 753-5155 x309,


Small Faith Groups

Small faith groups meet to read and discuss the next week’s Sunday scriptures.  A six-week session is offered each Lent with individual groups determining if they will meet throughout the year. Contact:  Peg Ekerdt, 753-5155 x309,


Sunday Pre-School Teacher

Sunday pre-school teachers work with pre-school age children during the 9:00 Sunday Mass. Contact:  Tina Wendling, 753-5155 x308,


Youth Mentors & Volunteers

Adults are needed to work with middle school and high school youth during middle school youth group on Wednesdays 3:20-5:00 pm or high school youth group on Wednesdays 7:00-8:30 pm. Additionally, volunteers are needed to chaperone special events or help behind-the-scenes with snacks, fundraising and other needs. Contact: Tina Wendling, 753-5155 x306,