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What is Stewardship?  First and foremost, Stewardship is a value and ultimately a way of life based in faith and belief.  While the actions we take in sharing our time, talent, and treasure support the value of Stewardship,   Stewardship goes much deeper than our actions.  The value of Stewardship is to encounter Jesus through those who are served, as well as those in our “midst as one who serves.”  In serving and being served, Jesus is encountered in both parts of the action.  Our involvement in Stewardship puts us in relationship with the God “who knit us in our mother’s womb.” (Click here for our ministry listing and more on the value of stewardship...)

 

Outreach is a special form of ministry that takes stewardship outside of the walls of the church. It is not enough that we serve one another, we find Jesus in the dignity of all of humanity. Some of our outreach efforts include: The Christ’s 2nd Commandment (C2C) Ministry, acting on Matt. 22:39, promotes the awareness that all those we meet in life are our neighbors, with special emphasis toward aiding the homeless. This ministry supports Vine Maple Place. Ministry members are guided by the process of “Action & Contemplation” within a Small Faith Group setting. More...

The Church's social teaching is a rich treasure of wisdom about building a just society and living lives of holiness amidst the challenges of modern society. Modern Catholic social teaching has been articulated through a tradition of papal, conciliar, and episcopal documents. The depth and richness of this tradition can be understood best through a direct reading of these documents. In these brief reflections, we highlight several of the key themes that are at the heart of our Catholic social tradition. More...