Leadership and Support
In support of the Pastor, the Finance Council exists to plan, control and manage the finances of the Parish in a professional and responsible manner. The Council will also assist the Pastor with Operational issues in the Parish.
To contact the Finance Council, you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Liturgy Environment Committee (Martha Ministry)
The mission of the Liturgy Committee of the Shrine is to enhance the worship of God with meaningful liturgical environment and to nurture the spiritual growth of the Parish.
For more information or to make a suggestion to this committee, please email email@example.com.
If you're interested in volunteering as a Collection Counter, here's what you can expect:
Be available Monday mornings once a month
Be able to work 1 hour to 1.5 hours
Obtain accurate counting skills
Operate a simple laptop program (your fellow counter may have this skill)
Be on time (advance switches with other counters are permitted)
If you are interested or would like more information, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Parish Life Team
The Parish Life Team of the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception endeavors to intensify, strengthen and increase parishioner involvement in ministries by inviting parishioners to join ministries based on their gifts. We will encourage all parishioners to respond to God's call of full participation. All parishioners will be made aware of parish based ministries and non parish based ministries.
The Parish Life Team meets as a whole once a month for two hours. Team members also serve actively on a subcommittee throughout the year.
For more information, please send email to email@example.com
The Pastoral Council of the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception serves to guide, develop, and support the spiritual and temporal work of the parish and the initiatives raised by the needs and indications of its parishioners.
The Council acts as the sounding board for the needs of the parish and a motivational force for the activities that make our parish the unique, active, and caring place it is.
Our work includes:
Discerning the spiritual and temporal needs of the parish
Facilitating projects and activities that fulfill those needs
Assisting the pastor in realizing the parish's goals
Determining ways to maintain our parish's health, growth, and its sense of community
The Council tries to provide an instrument through which God's work can be accomplished in the work and life of The Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. To contact the Pastoral Council, please send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.