532 Ave M NW Winter Haven, FL 33881

Parish Ministries

Parish Ministries and Organizations 

  St. Joseph is a Stewardship Parish. 

 We are continually striving to build a vibrant community in which every parishioner plays an active role.  We welcome your talents and gifts in our parish community!  Guided by the Holy Spirit, we believe that we can make a difference in this community and the world...

"This is my commandment: love one another as I love you. " ...     John 15:12

                     Stewardship of Time 
        Stewardship of Talent
       Stewardship of Treasure
Make Sunday Mass your family's top priority.
    Get active in Parish Ministries 
 Make an intentional gift weekly or monthly 
  Spend time in private prayer every day. Let your children see you pray.
  Remain open to new ministries that may interest you. 
 Try basing your family gift on a percentage or a theme of family sacrificial giving. 
 Add an additional personal devotion or research a   special saint to pray with for Lent or Advent.
Take time to develop your unique gifts. Ask God to help you and then use them to serve Him. 
 Celebrate your windfalls by sharing a portion of them with those less fortunate.
 Pray with family, friends and loved ones. A family that prays together, stays together.
 Teach your children to serve; at home, at church, and in the community.
Offertory envelopes or online banking can help you manage your monetary gifting. 


Be sure to check out "Field Notes from Our Ministers" on the ministry pages.  People like you share why they minister and why they stay.