Gulf Coast Faith Formation Conference (formerly the Hofinger Conference).
1st REGISTRATION DEADLINE October 15th.
LOCATION & DATES: Pontchartrain Center, Kenner, LA., January 8-10, 2015. Conference details will be posted as they become available on both the new and the old website:
www.GulfCoastFaithFormationConference.org & www.HofingerConference.org
October 26th at St. George Catholic Church
1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Contact the Youth Ministry Office at 225-336-8751 for more information.
Catechist Recognition Legacy Breakfast
The Catechist Recognition Legacy Breafast was held Saturday, September 20, 2014 in Borders Dining Room at the Catholic Life Center hosted by the Office of Evangelization & Catechesis. Bishop Robert Muench opened with prayer and greeted all those attending. He, along with Rhonda Parenton, Director, Tammy Vidrine and Michele Hall, later handed out the Appreciation for Ministry awards to each recipient attending. Years of service in ministry ranged from 51 years to 20 years. Mrs. Ann Comeaux, National Advisor for Our Sunday Visitor was the guest speaker and spoke to the group on 'Ministry and Service'. About 50 attended the Legacy Breakfast which included a full course breakfast overseen by manager Mrs. Charlotte Meades of the Tracy Center Kitchen.
Pictured with Bishop Muench above: Recipients Attending: Cherry Riggs, Karen Fawley, Patricia Sadden, Zoom Nguyen, Trang Pham, Mrs. Hue Pham, Dolores Acosta, Louise Hollins, Viola Snell, Moc Pham, Pat Chidester, Jerry Clouatre, Ann Clouatre, Penny Penny Litty, Emily Babin, Mary Decuir, Lanelle Drago, Lyle Hitzman, Carol Ann Kinchen, Rita Wallace, Nanette Gremillion, Gloria DeRouen, and Nancy Ball.
The 33rd Annual Johannes Hofinger Conference will now be known as the
GULF COAST FAITH FORMATION CONFERENCE
The conference, sponsored by the Archdiocese of New Orleans in collaboration with the (Arch)dioceses of Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama, is an important part of catechetical formation of our parish leaders and catechists as well as Catholic School teachers in ministry today.
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