PREPARACIÓN PRE-BAUTISMAL (Baptismal Preparation)

Cathy Mixco “Voluntaria Excepcional”

Elijo a Cathy Mixco Voluntaria 2018 por ser una persona amable y fiel al servicio de Dios. Somos solamente cuatro personas en Preparación Pre-Bautismal. Cathy también sirve en el catecismo.

She is elected for being a kind and faithful servant to the Lord.  She also serves with little children on Sunday religious classes.

Nominada por Blanca Lilia Rocha

CCD-RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

Norma Iacovo, “Outstanding Volunteer”

Norma Iacovo has been a catechist at St. Monica for the past few years. She faithfully teaches week after week, teaches our Catholic faith passionately, and is continually striving to learn more about her Catholic faith. She is an authentic witness of the Catholic faith and devotes a lot of time to planning and serving as a volunteer catechist. We are proud to have Norma on our catechetical team.

Nominated by Mariangela Byrne

PREPARACIÓN MATRIMONIAL (Marriage Preparation)

Nelson y Elsa Rivera, “Voluntarios Excepcionales”

La pareja nominada es NELSON Y ELSA RIVERA. Son una pareja ejemplo a seguir que demuestran su gran amor a Dios a través de su servicio que ofrecen en este ministerio. Ellos son un matrimonio muy preparado al compartir los temas prematrimoniales. Durante el tiempo de compartir con ellos han mostrado el compromiso hacia esta preparación prematrimonial y con las parejas para que sea de gran bendición para sus nuevas vidas como matrimonio. Cuentan con las virtudes de la alegría, honestidad, humildad, y el amor a la familia. Son una pareja muy amada por todo el equipo y además por todas sus familias miembros del ministerio.

Our nominated couple is Nelson & Elsa Rivera.  They are a couple who demonstrate great love to God through their service to the ministry.  They are a well prepared couple who teach marriage prep classes.  They have demonstrated their commitment to the preparation to newlyweds and welcome them to be part of the community. They are a virtues couple who possess happiness, honesty, humbleness and love for the family.  They are loved by the team and by the family members of the ministry.

Nominados por Talleres de Matrimonio

RCIA-BECOMING CATHOLIC

Brett Parsley “Outstanding Volunteer”

Brett Parsley was an outstanding RCIA volunteer coordinator this past year. Brett has served with RCIA for the past few years, however, this past year he went over and beyond in his leadership role putting in many hours of service for the Church. Brett was committed, reliable, personable, and helped many come to know and understand the Catholic faith. We hope that he will continue to work with RCIA for many years to come.

Nominated by Mariangela Byrne

RICA (RCIA Becoming Catholic)

Dionicio Andrade “Voluntario Excepcional”

Dionicio Andrade, fue nominado como el extraordinario voluntario del Equipo Central de RICA. Desde que Dionicio se unió al equipo central, ha estado muy atento a las necesidades de los candidatos y catecúmenos. Se toma el tiempo de enseñarles a leer las Escrituras y responde las preguntas que tienen, siempre guía con una actitud positiva y alentadora. Él es muy hospitalario y rápido para ayudar donde sea necesario.

Dionicio Andrade, was nominated as the extraordinary volunteer of the RICA Core Team.  Since Dionicio joined the core team, he has been very attentive to the needs of the candidates and catechumen.  He takes the time to teach them how to read Scripture and answers questions they have and leads them with a positive and encouraging attitude.  He is very hospitable and prompt to help where ever is needed.

Nominado por Verónica Piñon