The purpose of this ministry is to achieve a more meaningful expression of Catholic belief by preserving and fostering the dignity and sacred value of the first and most basic community to which every person belongs, the family.
Chairs: Caleb & Sheila McKinley
Organizes liturgically-focused workshops and activities that can be celebrated at home.
Offers support for troubled marriages via Retrouvaille and annulment support.
Support group for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning persons.
Support group for parents and family members of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning persons.
Support group for transgender/transition issues.
Serves on the Pastoral Council and provides updates, raises concerns, and shares upcoming activities of the ministries within Marriage and Family Life.
Brings Marriage & Family Life updates from the Diocese to the Parish.
Includes the Diocesan Marriage Preparation Program, Engaged Encounter weekends, and Evenings for the Engaged.
Provides a place for inquiries as to vocations to the priesthood, permanent diaconate, or religious life.
Promotes peer group support through social and spiritual activities.