Parish Council

Our Parish Council provides a vision and direction for the parish and sets priorities.  It is the structure through which parish members can participate in the decisions which that affect the parish. Council members are representative as witness or sign of the whole community. 

Next sponsored event:

NEST, we house our homeless guests, from 29 November - 6 December. Volunteers needed, please contact Sr. Regina, 757-423-8305.

PARISH COUNCIL

BY ISABEL ANDERSON

Welcome to the parish!  For all of the new parishioners and families who have joined the parish this year, please consider joining a ministry.  We have something for everyone, and could really use your gift of help, expertise, or time.  Whether you can devote time and talent once a month or once a year, your help is welcome and needed!  Here are just a few of the ministries available for you to volunteer:

               Lector
               Eucharistic Minister
               Parish and Community Life
               Justice and Peace Outreach
               Religious Education
                              -substitute catechists
                              -nursery volunteers
                              -Panera pick up on Saturdays for Sunday fellowship
               Youth Ministry (Life Teen and Edge)
                              -catechists and core team members
                              -golf tournament committee
               St. Martha’s Circle-Altar Linens
               Buildings and Grounds
Thank you for answering the call to serve the parish in ways that are needed to continue providing the highest quality of servant leadership and outreach to others. 

 

The council provides vision and direction for the parish and sets priorities. It is the structure through which parish members can participate in the decisions which affect the parish. The discernment process takes place in late spring.

2017-2018
Parish Council Members

Chair
Isabel Anderson

Vice-Chair
Peter Buryk

Secretary
Patrice Hage

Members
Isabel Anderson
Peter Buryk
Courtney Challoner
Nayla Debbas
Kathryn Forrester-Thro
Patrice Hage
Barrett Luxhoj
Wilma Riddell
JR Verostic