Parish Pastoral Council
The Parish Council serves as a consultative body for the pastor. Through reflection, prayer, planning, motivation, and support the parish pastoral council serves the pastor by helping identify and encourage those ministries or services that are needed for the growth of a living parish community, evaluated and implemented on a regular basis. The parish council assists the pastor with discerning and achieving the overall good of the parish and its mission. Members of the council should be:
-Representative of the parish
-Knowledgeable about the faith
-Committed practicing registered members of the parish
-Knowledgeable of the various programs, apostolates, and initiatives of the parish,
-Committed to the evangelizing mission of the Church.
Members serve a three year term and may be renewed for another three years. Meetings are generally held once amonth, September through June. Through elections, or appointments, the successful candidate is contacted by the Pastor and generally begins his or her term in September.
From left to right - first row: Claudette Lease, Cristian Galvez, Eugene Kane, Sylvia Granados-Maready, Betsy Rayel
From left to right - second row: Mark Murphy, Cheryl Harskowitch, Bob Kirby, Kristy Burrows
Not pictured: Catherine Hiles