October 9, 12:00 AM - October 11, 12:00 AM
Catholic Engaged Encounter: Marriage preparation for couples planning to marry in the Catholic Church, but non-Catholics are also welcome to attend.This retreat is designed to give couples an opportunity to dialogue about the future. Click through for cost.
Tuesday, October 13, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Cloud computing is now beginning to transform how dioceses, parishes, and schools are managing the pastoral, financial, and educational mission of the Church. Pastors especially are understanding and are embracing this new technology In order to enable parish decisions on a more timely basis. Parish leadership, both clergy and lay volunteers are beginning to enjoy the technological tools that are providing critical information that must be easily available on which to make informed decisions. Parish and school administrators are now experiencing the ease of access and flow of information that will allow them to be more effective in making decisions on the important work of building the Kingdom of God in our real-time, fast-paced society. Presented by Deacon Bill Koniers, President, CathoNet LLC
Tuesday, November 10, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
"The harvest is abundant, but the laborers are few, pray therefore, the Lord of the Harvest to send out laborers into his harvest." Luke 10:2 Indeed, the laborers in God's vineyard are few, and we must pray unceasingly for more vocations to the priesthood or religious life. But there are also a number of practical ways to make it happen, such as seeing vocations as a human resource issue that needs to be addressed, and the need to counteract the media influence whose only concerns is the alternative lifestyle. Presented by Fr. Andrew Kemberling, Pastor, St. Vincent de Paul, Denver, CO
Monday, December 7, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
How do you start, improve, or expand your parish stewardship efforts? A detailed discussion of committee responsibilities, along with a process for recruiting and training members will be covered. Presented live at 1 pm CENTRAL. by Jim Kelley, Director of Development for the Diocese of Charlotte in North Carolina