Faith Formation Commission Meeting Minutes
“COMMUNITY ENGAGED IN LIFELONG FAITH FORMATION”
Present: Commission Members: Jackie Stoffel, Marie Schuster, Mike Hellmann, Terry McDermott, Maria Steinlage, Laura Blum, Sharon Killian, and Jenny Stork. Parish Staff: Faith Formation Director Dave McDermott, Youth Formation Coordinator Marcy Mueller and Religious Education Coordinator Stephanie Klapataukas.
Called to order at 6:20 pm by Jackie Stoffel
Prayer: The gospel reading was read by Marie Schuster & Jenny Stork
Faith Sharing followed
In-Service: St. Anthony catechetical plan.
Total Parish Catechesis diagram:
Added one weakness. Need to integrate the newly baptized into parish life.
Items for Discussion/Decision:
Who’s coming to dinner – This event was held on October 21st. 23 parishioners participated. Good feedback was received. It was suggested that another event be held in April.
Five Love Languages - We’re targeting February 11th or 12th for this event. Jackie Stoffel will be reaching out to potential speakers.
Generations of Faith: One session was held with 190 participants in attendance. The second session was cancelled due to low attendance. It was suggested that we only schedule one session going forward.
Parish Garden: Sharon reported that the garden had a very good year. Approximately 82 hours of volunteer service was reported. The produce was donated to local nonprofit organizations.
Standing Representative/Committee Reports: In the future, these reports will be sent to commission members with each month’s meeting agenda.
The next meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 9th in the Knepper Conference Room.
The meeting was adjourned at 7:35 pm