St Margaret of Scotland RC Church

Making Disciples Through Prayer, Faith Formation & Service

Knights of Columbus

Knights of Columbus, is a fraternal, charitable organization founded in 1882 by Father Michael J. McGivney. Our Heart of the Island Council ascribes to their foundational principles of charity, unity, fraternity and patriotism with a spirit of family. They strive to help our parish in any way possible. New members are always welcome and actively recruited by our council family.

Gifts: Visioning, Gifts: Empathy, Organizing, Supporting, Faith-Sharing, Facilitating, Assistance

Blood Drive Team

The Blood Drive Team organizes two St. Margaret of Scotland church blood drives a year, run by LI Blood Services. Blood donors consistently donate approximately 120 pints during each drive. Volunteers staff the sign-up tables after Masses, as well as welcoming donors and staffing the drive canteen on the drive day.

Gifts: Empathy, Organizing, Supporting, Welcoming, Facilitating, Advocacy, Compassion, Justice, Assistance

Hospitality Team

The Hospitality Team organizes the monthly refreshments that follow the 10:00 Mass, as well as preparing light refreshments for a variety of other parish gatherings as needed throughout the year (The hope is to have this more often).

GIFTS: Organizing, Supporting, Welcoming/Hospitality, Celebration, Assistance

Women of Faith

The Women of Faith meet periodically for events of prayer, sharing, and topical presentations. In addition to these gatherings, they sponsor an annual Fall Retreat and the annual Spring Baby Shower for the support of the Life Center.

Gifts: Visioning, Supporting, Welcoming, Facilitating, Advocacy, Celebration, Assistance

Monday Bible Sharing Group

The Monday Bible Sharing Group meets each Monday morning, after 9 am mass, in the Parish Center to reflect on the readings of the coming Sunday Liturgy.

Gifts: Empathy, Listening, Communicating, Faith-Sharing, Welcoming, Stewardship