With Father Wolford unable to attend, Chairman Jeff Lister opened the meeting with the Our Father and reciting the Mission Statement at 7:00 PM.
Roll call was then taken. Members present were Shelley Fitzgerald, Steve Izard, Jeff Lister, Linda Miller, William Schroder and Sandy Ventimiglia. Members not present were Fr. Don Wolford, David Ayres, Gloria Hoormann and Ron Wright.
After asking everyone if they had read the minutes from the November meeting, Chairman Jeff Lister asked if there were any additions or corrections. With no additions or corrections, Jeff asked for a motion to accept the minutes as written. The motion was made by Bill Schroeder and Shelley Fitzgerald seconded the motion.
The Parish Potluck was held on Nov 10th after the 10:30 AM Mass. The turnout was about 30 to 40 people. A suggestion was made to set a future date when more of the council members are able to attend.
Christmas Caroling is scheduled for December 15 with everyone meeting at the church at 1:00 PM.
Parish Bingo was discussed with a possible date of either April or May. It was suggested that we have small gifts to win.
Mardi Gras Party / Chili Cook Off were planned tentatively for Feb 23, 2020. This will be discussed more at a later date.
Planning Coming Events was discussed. Trivia Night will be in April.
Social Events and Program Suggestions were discussed. Father Wolford mentioned earlier a Lenten Parish Mission.
St. Vincent DePaul calendars will be on sale next weekend.
With no questions or comments, Jeff thanked the pastoral council members for their service to the Parish and wished them a Merry Christmas. Jeff then asked for a motion to adjourn the meeting. Shelley made a motion to close the meeting and Sandy seconded the motion. Jeff closed the meeting with a prayer at 7:30 PM.
Next Pastoral Council Meeting will be Tuesday January 7, 2020 at 7:00 PM.