Committees and Groups

Sacred Heart is blessed with a variety of committees and groups who are dedicated to living out the Gospel of Jesus. To join any of these groups, contact the person indicated or complete the sign up form at


Pastoral Council
This council assists the pastor making leadership decisions for the parish. Current council members are Jim Remer (Chair), Shannon Smidt (Secretary), Patrick Gaddie, Stacey Larson, Dave Zavoral, Bill Straw, Harold Reimer, Joel Downs, Jennifer Martin, Jacqueline Gaddie along with the pastoral staff guidance of Msgr. Mike Foltz Fr. Schmitz, Deacon Mark LeTexier and Deacon Steve Thomas.

Finance Council
This council assists the pastor is making financial decisions for the parish. Current council members are Jack Robertson, Greg Stocker, Steve Brekke, Joann Remer, Jeramie Riske, Angela Carpenter, Phillip Vanyo and Joe Zavoral.

Stewardship Committee
This committee of Stewardship welcomes new parishioners and help match parishioners talents and interest to involvement opportunities. For more information contact

Life and Justice Committee
This committee is dedicated to having opportunities available for parishioners to live the Gospel in today’s world and serve God through prayer, support, and volunteering. To see current opportunities to get involved at Sacred Heart, visit the Life and Justice page.

Religious Education Committee
This committee oversees the formation and religious instruction of the youth in our parish. For more information contact Mollie Bye at

Adult Faith Formation Committee
This committee oversees the formation opportunities for adults, plans the Lenten retreats, and provides resources for the various bible study groups. For more information, contact Deacon Steve Thomas at

Liturgy Committee 

This committee seeks to promote beautiful Liturgy that fosters “full, conscious, and active participation” (GIRM 386) of all the faithful, with the hope that all present may encounter Jesus Christ powerfully in the Eucharist where he is fully present in Body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity. Meets 3-4 times per year.


Marriage Ministry
This group supports couples in living out their vocation as married couples. Regular events include monthly date nights and the annual ‘Celebration of Marriage Dinner.’ For join or for more information, contact Dave and Kari Zavoral at

Women’s Ministry
This group is made up of the women of the parish and it provides opportunities for women to grow in their faith and to serve the needs of the parish. To get involved or for more information, contact Marg Horken at or Jean Dempsey at

Knights of Columbus
A fraternal society dedicated to serving families, the Church, and the world.