Parish Ministry Committee

The Parish Ministry Committee oversees programs and services in the Diocese that enhance growth in faith and ministry through education and resource-sharing events; supporting the ability of parishes, clergy, and lay leaders to meet the needs of their congregations and grow in faith. This may include personal information and professional development for paid staff and volunteers, parish planning exercised, and stewardship development.

With a focus on enhancing parishes’ growth in faith and ministry, the Parish Ministry Institute facilitates major educational and resource-sharing events at Diocesan-wide or regional levels.

In particular, the Parish Ministry Committee oversees: