Pastoral Council Candidates
Pastoral Council Candidates for 2018-19
Elections will take place June 2&3 at every Mass.
Please vote for 3 candidates.
Occupation: Sales Management
Parish Member: 8 years
Ministry Involvement: Eucharistic Minister, Outcry Core Group volunteer, Men's Welcome Group number one.
Motivating factors for seeking this position: Emmaus is a very special parish and like many things, needs constant attention to maintain and even improve the quality it provides. I would like to serve and be part of the team with my experience to help further that cause. Of all the Catholic Churches I have attended around the globe, we have the very best. It would be my privilege to serve on the council.
ED MENDEL, Jr.
Spouse: Patsy / Children: Taylor and Hunter
Parish Member: 21 years
Ministry Involvement: CRHP 17, CRHP 18, Men of Emmaus, Meals on Wheels, Knights of Columbus #14025: Grand Knight & 4th Degree Knight
Motivating factors for seeking this position: To give back four-fold what this Emmaus Parish community has provided me for the past 20+ years.
Spouse: Von / Children: Colin, Dylan, Holly
Occupation: Financial Advisor
Parish Member: 13 years, 9 months
Ministry Involvement: I am a “graduate” of CRHP, class 14. I have volunteered at Bright Horizons (dementia/Alzheimer’s respite care) here at Emmaus almost 3 years.
Motivating factors for seeking this position: I am very involved in the community and love to contribute in any way that I can. As I went thru RCIA as an adult, I can bring an important perspective to the Pastoral Council.
Children: Addison, Elle, Bella, Loyd, Sophia
Occupation: Wife & Mother
Parish Member: Since 2004
Ministry Involvement: I have been involved in: capitol campaign committee, FLOCK, CRHP, catechist, cookbook organizer, bible studies, cooking, etc.
I just try to jump in behind the scenes when I can help or I can bring the snacks!
Motivating factors for seeking this position: I cannot say I always dreamed of being on the pastoral council, but if my insight can help our parish to continue to grow in God’s will, I am happy to do what I can.
Parish Member: 10+ years
Ministry Involvement: Faith Formation, Journey, Outcry, Choir, Eucharistic Minister
Motivating factors for seeking this position: Being part of Emmaus is me. This is my home. I want to understand and learn the larger part of what Emmaus is beyond the few ministries I already know. I love my time here and always want to help in any way possible.
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Sent by Beverly Aviles on Tuesday, May 29 at 1:13PM