Parish Religious Education

 Mass Schedule
   /Horario dem Misas:
   Saturday: 4:30 PM
   Sunday: 8:30 AM, 11 AM,
                1 PM (Espanol)

 Confessions/Confesiones:
   Saturday: 3-4 PM

 Communion Services:
   Wednesday: 8 AM


            
  How To Get Involved
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Lectors
Ushers
Parish Pastoral Council
Finance Committee
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Parish Religious Education Program
Society of St. Vincent de Paul
Altar-Rosary Society
Bereavement Ministry
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Festival and Fundraiser
BINGO
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Men's Prayer Group
On-line Scripture Group
Prayer Line




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Extra Ordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
Rite of Chrisitan Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
Marriage Preparation Team - FOCCUS
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Baptismal Preparation Program
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Music Ministry
St. Julie Billiart Federal Credit Union
Secular Franciscan Ordre (St. Stephen Fraternity)
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Spiritual-Parish Life Committee
St. Julie Billiart Outreach Committee
St. Julie Billiart Ministry of Praise Committee

St. Julie Billiart ACES (Active Christian Enthusiastic Seniors) Committee
 

 
Spiritual-Parish Life Committee
Function and Structure

Purpose:
To advise the Pastor, Parish Pastoral Council and Parish Staff on spiritual and parish life issues.

Functions:
1. The committee will identify the needs and interests of the parish concerning its spiritual and community life on the broadest level possible.
2. The committee will consider and suggest programs and/or activities that meet the needs and interests across all generations of parish members.
3. The ultimate approval of programs and activities rests with the Pastor, in consultation with the Parish Pastoral Council and in collaboration with the Parish Staff.
4. A member of the committee will keep minutes of meetings and provide them to the Pastor and the pastoral associate.

Membership:
1. The Spiritual/Parish Life Committee consists of members serving for two years.
2. The Spiritual/Parish Life Committee members are called forward through invitation by the Pastor. The Pastor will seek members through consultation with the Parish Pastoral Council and other parishioners.
3. The members shall be composed of persons attuned to the spiritual and community life of the parish.
4. The pastoral associate acts as liaison to the Pastor, pastoral staff and the parish pastoral council.
5. A member’s term of service is automatically renewed upon mutual agreement of the member and the pastor.

Commitments and Obligations:
1. The Spiritual-Parish Life Committee shall meet in the months January, March, May, July, September and November.
2. Members are expected to attend regularly scheduled meetings.
3. Members may be invited to serve on sub-committees or perform other duties in service to the parish and/or the pastor on an ad hoc basis.

 
St. Julie Billiart Outreach Committee

Purpose:
To assist the Pastor and Parish Pastoral Council in areas of community and
parish outreach issues.

Functions:
1. The committee will answer the questions:
- What is happening in our community?
- What is Christ calling us to do in our community?
2. To work in the areas of Charity such as but not limited to: feeding the hungry, clothing drives for the poor and Habitat for Humanity.
3. To work in areas of Social Justice such as but not limited to: Legislative Advocacy (petition drives); Global Solidarity (immigration); Letter writing campaigns, Systemic changes in Local, State and National Government..
4. Keep minutes of meetings and provide them to pastor.

Membership:
1. Outreach Committee consists of 5 to 7 members. No term limit has been set.
2. The Outreach Committee chair will serve a two year term.
3. Outreach Committee members are called forward through invitation by the Pastor. The Pastor will seek members through consultation with the Pastoral Council.
4. The Pastoral Associate of the parish acts as liaison to the pastor and parish pastoral council.
5. A member’s term of service is automatically renewed upon mutual agreement of the member and the pastor.

Commitments and Obligations:
1. Facilities Committee shall meet monthly.
2. Members are expected to attend regularly scheduled meetings.

 
St. Julie Billiart Ministry of Praise Committee

Purpose:
To give senior, homebound members an opportunity to give back to the church and feel useful. Younger person may also participate.

Functions:
1. Sign up. Be enrolled.
2. Pray daily. A behind the scenes “power house”.

Membership:
1. Ministry of Praise is open to any member of the parish.
2. The Pastoral Associate of the parish acts as liaison to the pastor and parish pastoral council.

Commitments and Obligations:
1. Pastoral Associate writes a monthly letter with prayer requests to each member.
2. The members are given a cross, prayer book, and certificate.

3. Members shall pray daily as requested in monthly letter.

 


St. Julie Billiart ACES (Active Christian Enthusiastic Seniors) Committee

Purpose:
To provide social and spiritual growth for senior members of our parish.

This is a group of senior citizens meeting monthly on the 2nd Thursday of each month from September through May. The organization is directed by a decision making Board formed from eight “ACES” members.

The meeting is from 1:00-3:00 PM in the St. Stephen Hall of the Fenmont Center. There are various activities and group trips to places of special interest. No registration required.

All are welcome including guests from other parishes. No special age requirement!

 

Jim Barton, Board Chairman

Mary Ann Barton

Rosemarie Arlinghaus