PARISH COUNCILS - PASTORAL, FINANCE AND LITURGICAL

PASTORAL COUNCIL

  • Fr. Domingo Bongalos
  • Deacon Doug Lynch
  • Lino Ramirez (Chairperson)
  • Maggie Armstrong (Secretary)
  • Mark Steffler
  • Keith Sander
  • Logan Pittman
  • Rowena Sotto
  • Sabino Mabanta

The general function of the Parish Pastoral Council is to advise the Pastor in those pastoral matters presented to it by the Pastor. It carries out its function by:

• Informing the Pastor of the needs and concerns, gifts and resources of the whole parish and its members;
• Developing and reviewing a parish mission statement and periodically re-evaluating and revising it;
• Developing a parish pastoral plan;
• Participating in ongoing pastoral planning;
• Recommending policies, procedures and programs which would assist in the implementation of the mission statement and the parish pastoral plan;
• Reviewing and evaluating the effectiveness of existing programs;
• Reflecting on diocesan pastoral priorities and recommending how they can be implemented in the parish.

FINANCE COUNCIL
  • Fr. Domingo Bongalos
  • Mike Niles (Chairperson)
  • Deacon Ted d'Haene (Business Manager)
  • Shannon Isaac
  • Chris Jacyk
  • Virgina Quintin

In the Code of Cannon Law, the church requires each parish to organize a Finance Council. In Canon 537, the Code offers the following instructions:

Each parish is to have a Finance Council which is regulated by universal law as well as by norms issued by the diocesan bishop; in this Council the Christian Faithful, selected according to the same norms, aid the pastor in the administration of parish goods with due regard for the prescription of canon 532.

LITURGICAL COUNCIL

  • Fr. Domingo Bongalos
  • Marga and Deacons – Coordinator for Altar Servers
  • Lisa Revoy  – Church Decorating Committee
  • Cathy Petek – Coordinator for RCIA
  • Mike Perri – Coordinator for Music Ministry
  • Betty Melik – Coordinator for Sacristans
  • Tina Steffler - Coordinator for Commentators
  • Patricia – Coordinator for Proclaimers
  • Heidi Pack – Coordinator for Ministers of Holy Communion  and 5pm Mass
  • Gerald Blezy – Coordinator for Greeters and Ushers and 9am Mass
  • Muriel Bostick – Coordinator for 11am Mass
  • Wanda Shomachuk – Coordinator for 7pm Mass