Tuesday & Wednesday – July 19th and July 20th
Note: This course is a two day program, held on both Tuesday, July 19 and Wednesday, July 20.
A Formation Program for All Those Who Minister to Families. An introductory course for participants new to ministry with a family perspective or those seeking review and renewal. This course will provide a solid foundation which draws on systems theory, theology, Scripture and practical models for ministry. Participants will become more confident in their ministerial role as they are provided with opportunities to integrate and apply innovative theory and approaches to ministry.
Participant Cost: $75 Individual $100 Couple
Note: This course is a two day program
Speaker(s): Steve Beirne and Susan Vogt
Bio: Susan Vogt is an international speaker and award winning author of 5 books. She is committed to helping couples enrich their marriages, parents inspire their children, and everyone to deepen their faith and simplify their lives.
Susan has worked in diocesan family ministry for over 30 years. Most recently she has facilitated symposiums on environmental sustainability, social justice, and spiritual fulfillment for the Pachamama Alliance.
Occupation: Giving things away, living lightly
Bio: Steve Beirne is the publisher of Foundations Newsletter for Married Couples and the co-author of Catholic and Newly Married. He has worked in family ministry for over 40 years as a teacher, religious education director, diocesan director of family ministry in the Missouri and Maine.
Steve has served on the NACFLM Board and as president of the association as well as an advisor to the USCCB committee on Marriage and Family. Steve and his wife Kathy have been married for 49 years have seven children and five grandchildren.