The majority of NALM members are part of the 50,000 plus lay ecclesial ministers who devote their lives to working in parishes and dioceses in the United States and beyond. We are:
- Professional lay ecclesial ministers
- Volunteer lay ministers
- Students preparing for ministry in formation programs, colleges and universities
- Ordained ministers who support our efforts in promoting the laity’s baptismal calling.
We are involved in a wide variety of ministerial work:
- Campus & Young Adult Ministry Christian Formation / Evangelization Consultant / Publisher Counseling / Spiritual Direction Education
- Ethnic / Multicultural Ministry Hispanic Ministry
- Family Ministry Health Care / Pastoral Care
- Liturgy / Music
- Ministry Formation / Student Ordained Ministry Organization /
- Diocesan Administration Parish Business Manager / Administrator
- Parish Life Coordinator / Pastoral Associate
- Prison Ministry / Social Concerns Ministry
- Workplace / Marketplace Ministry
- Youth Ministry, and More!