Giving the Word a Voice in the Great Northwest
Days of Recollection
EMBRACING OUR BROKENNESSPARISH LENTEN RETREATMT. ANGEL OREGONMARCH 21 – 22 – 23
PRESENTERS: CONNIE OSTLUND & FR. MICHAEL EVERNDEN, CSP
We will be exploring Holiness and Wholeness through our brokenness and weakness Seeing our shadow side as a pathway to light
Friday night to Sunday noon - $140 all meals includedSign up by calling the parish office (503-231-4955) by March 14th
B- Catholics will meet on January 15 7:15pm in the Paulist Center. Come and explore faith with us. All are welcome
For more information: 503-231-4955 ext. 111
Paulist Young Adult website: www.bustedhalo.com
FOSTERING AN EVANGELIZING SPIRITUALITY
Parish Mission on Evangelization themes
1. Introduction to Catholic Evangelization, looking at the three goals of the US Bishops 1992 National Plan Go and Make Disciples. The Mission includes preaching at the weekend masses, followed by three evening sessions
2. "Taste and See the Goodness of the Lord" - Inviting Catholics to a deeper experience of their faith and spirituality. The "Taste and See" Missions offer a variety of themes decided in consultation with the Pastor, and/or Parish Staff or Mission Planning Committee.
Retreats and Day of Recollection on Evangelization Themes
A variety of offerings and presentations for Active Parishioners, the Inactive, Unchurched Seekers, Parish Staffs, Pastoral Councils or Evangelization Committees.
Weekend Preaching/Supply, with preaching on Catholic Evanagelization
ADULT FAITH FORMATION WORKSHOPS and TALKS
Living and Sharing our Faith - Another way to say "Evangelization" Overview of Church documents on evangelization; the challenges born Catholics face in understanding themselves as personally converted; the challenges parishes face in becoming the missionary communities they are called to be.
Discovering My Experience of God (2 Sessions) This workshop/retreat experience will help parishioners put into words their own personal experiences so they can begin to confidently share their stories of faith.
Evangelizing Active Catholics -- Call to Discipleship The personal mandate for all the baptized to live and share their faith.
TRAINING FOR PARISH-BASED EVANGELIZATION:
Moving From Maintenance to Mission
A look at Parish Dynamics and how they can encourage or inhibit outreach ministry; a helpful workshop for parish staffs, pastoral councils and other leadership personnel.
Forming the Parish Evangelization Team
Inviting participants; training the team; how often should the team meet and practical projects to strengthen outreach ministries.
B- Catholic's Group
Wednesday Nights with Fr. Michael
Feel like you don’t have all the answers?
Would like to improve your relationship with God and one another?
Looking for a way back to Church?
You are invited.
First Wednesday of each month 7:15 to 8:30
Where? In the Paulist Center 16th & Division SE, Portland, OR
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