WHY DOES the Parish Pastoral Council EXIST?

To LEG up the parish groups!

To link, encourage and grow our parish groups!

Members of the Parish Pastoral Council Sept 2017 to Sept 2018

PPC Responsible for Different Areas (Sept 2017- Sept 2018)
Leadership and Structure - Joe Dal Forno & Alison Grant
        Liturgy & Worship - Fr Leo & Ed Noack

                Youth - Raqael Lisboa & Ian Anderson     

                           Pastoral Care - Brian Anderson & Kim Mannix

                                            Formation & Education - Sr Hieu &

                                                            Mission  - Fr Jose &

Parish Priest - Fr Mick Court

May PPC Meeting Summary

Apologies: Kim Mannix,

Present: Fr Mick, Fr Leo, Brian Anderson, Raqael Lisboa, Alison Grant, Ian Anderson, Joe DalForno, Sr Hieu, Ed Noack, Fr Jose

Guests: Kevin Grant

1. Matters arising:

Fr Mick accepts the minutes and Sr Hui seconds them.

2. Link

  • Kevin Grant on Startegic planning update and electing the PPC person for the parish leadership team  PLT

Kevin Grant is asking the PPC for: Two people will be nominated from the Parish to join the Parish Leadership Team

The Leadership Team will release a document for people who may be interested in bring on the Leadership Team and for the PPC for nominating someone to be on the Leadership Team.

Encourage people to come to the Parish gathering on the 29th. The more people who come along and the more people who nominate, the richer the Leadership Team will be.



Parish Updates:   Fr Mick/ all - things happening that PPC should be aware of.  Especially in your groups.


Strategic Planning Group - Fr Mick to report. Parish Assembly 29th July.

JPV still changing as the governing bodies change.

Lots of sacraments are occuring over the next few months. Confirmation and Reconciliation are fast approaching. Focus groups begun on Corpus Christi

Safeguarding - Brian to report.

Give dates of face to face training for all leaders (12th and 15th July) and check who has tried the on-line exercise.

3. Encourage

Mass celebration on this weekend … Check on roles.

Raqael - group pictures .. .and their work?      With the groups name and a song “We are the body of Christ”.  Put together in a movie.  /action get the pictures:

PPC members to get in touch with their groups and get a photo to her by the set date.   

Send to raqael@youthmaters.org.au

Brian and Alison to co-ordinate the after party!  6 masses ..

at Heathcote    Joe Dal Forno

7.30am               Judy Madden judymadden@outlook.com

10am             Sue Farugia/Parker  sue_charlie@bigpond.com 0403232560

6pm Sat.           Sr Hui -

8am                   Brian A.

9.30am and       Brian A, Ian Anderson, Alison

6pm at Engadine.   Raqqel and Ed.

4. Grow

 Upcoming events (and support required)

  • Sacraments

  • Safeguarding

  • Strategic Planning

  • NAIDOC  8 July. Phone call from Margret Day requesting Brian to be at the 9:30am - Indigenous guests to be present.

5. Prayer

Ian to do Prayer next meeting - July