ministries
MINISTRIES

Our parish has six major areas of ministry and combined with the principles of the Bishop’s Vision contributes to our overall Excellence in Ministry.  

OUTREACH
outreach
  • Direct help for less fortunate in community
  • Support for community, diocese, national, international
  • Encouragement of all members to get involved in outreach activities

WORSHIP & MUSIC
worship & music
  • Ministry style and special services
  • Music style, new styles integrated into traditional
  • Eucharistic elements
  • Special services

EVANGELISM
evangelism
  • Understand ourselves as ministers of the Gospel by virtue of our baptism
  • Talking about faith often and comfortably
  • Respond to challenges of evangelism
  • Ensuring liturgies are alive, relevant and transforming
  • Strive to be a self-sufficient parish

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    Creative Inspiration

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION
christian education
  • Support and training for children’s ministry
  • Baptism, marriage and confirmation preparation
  • Adult education
  • Guest speakers
  • Spiritual advice and counseling by the minister

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    Children's Corner

PASTORAL CARE
Pastoral Care
  • Visits to sick, infirm, and bereaved
  • Pastoral counseling by the minister and visits by lay members to shut-ins
  • Prayers of the People led by laypeople

PARISH LIFE
parish life
  • Fellowship and welcoming newcomers
  • Publicity about services and activities
  • Communication through newsletters and website

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    Our Heritage
    Those Who Served


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