FOR PASTOR, STAFF, COUNCIL AND OTHER LEADERS

  • Thursday Afternoon

            Optional half day of Renewal for the Pastor: (3 to 4 hours)

                 – Includes initial one-on-one conference with the Director

                 – Time for personal reflection and recollection

                 – Concluding wrap-up with the Director

  • Friday Morning and Afternoon

          Day of Recollection and Reflection for the Parish Staff (6 hours)

                  – Includes time for personal prayer

                  – Reflection on the Spirituality of Parish Leadership

                  – An awareness of one’s call to ministry and service

                  – All this is done in the context of community and  

                         collaboration

                  – Discernment concerning priorities and commitments

                  – An Option for individual conferences at the conclusion,

                       after 3 pm

  • Saturday Morning and Afternoon

          Day of Reflection for the Pastoral Council (6 hours)

                  – Similar Agenda as Friday 

                  – Includes time for personal prayer

                  – Reflection on the Spirituality of Parish Leadership

                  – An awareness of one’s call to ministry and service

                  – All this is done in the context of shared decision making

                  – Being the “Bearer of the Dream” and “Instigator of

                         Change”

                  – An Option for individual conferences at the conclusion,

                        after 3 pm

  • Sunday Morning and Afternoon

          Optional:  Celebrant for one or two of the weekend Masses

                  – Concluding wrap-up session with the Pastor for reactions

                       and feedback

  • Costs: (Fees are flexible depending on parish financial resources.) 

               – For the Friday staff session and Saturday with the council:                         $1,995, plus travel

               – For the combined staff and council session on Saturday:                             $1,695, plus travel

               – For pastor and staff only, Thursday afternoon and Friday:                         $1,395 plus travel

 

Contact the Parish Evaluation Project for a Contract and

                                   available dates.                  

                                                             Thomas P. Sweetser, SJ