10/12/2020 RFL Meeting Minutes

10/12/2020 RFL Meeting Minutes

by Karl Pieleck

RESPECT LIFE MINUTES
10/12/2020

OLD BUSINESS:
• Live & Large Rosary Tim continues to make progress making the LARGE Rosary. Drilling holes in 2-3 inch beads a challenge and looking for a 12” metal partand beginning work on cross. Tim would welcomeanyone with carpenter skills to help in construction of this large Rosary.
• Karl has made a ton of progress in developing process for “harvesting” articles for frequent distribution every few days as appropriate which enables timely communication while news is fresh. May eventually drop monthly newspaper although there is concern that we need a vehicle for “local news” communication.… Read More “10/12/2020 RFL Meeting Minutes”

February RFL Meeting Agenda

by Administrator

RESPECT LIFE AGENDA

2/10/2020

   OLD BUSINESS

WHAT WHO

  • Rose Procession Report Chad
  • Baby Bottle Boomerang Mike
  • Life Marketing Check List Victor/Mike
  • Social Justice 1/30 Presentation Mike

NEW BUSINESS

  • What Do We Want To be ALL
  • DC Trip 1/20 Report/Learning for 2021 Betsy/Peggy
  • 40 Days For Life Mike
  • Teen Scholarship Donna

January Meeting Minutes

by Administrator

RESPECT LIFE MINUTES

12/13/2019

    OLD BUSINESS:

  • Mass For Unborn Scheduled for 1/16/2020 as our initial effort. Betsy has met with key players and set on readings, music, etc. There is a bit of time pressure re short lead times on media due to holidays.
  • Website Update Teen New Member Welcome We are excited re our new teen members. Mary and Fatima attended the meeting and discussed the possible use of Instagram (Social Media) and Group Me (Group messaging) to reach a wider (teen) audience. These two applications represent a major opportunity for us and both Mary and Fatima offered to help Karl implement them for our ministry.
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2020 Goals and Objectives

by Karl Pieleck

Respect Life Ministry

2020 Goals and Objectives

Preserving the Dignity of Life

11/11/2019

Objective: To increase awareness and knowledge of issues and active participation for the Transfiguration Parish community involving respect and value for ALL human life.

How We Intend To Achieve Our Objective:

1. Education/Communication:

    • Distribute written materials that provide insight into Life issues. (Pro-Life months in January and October, etc.) (ALL)
    • Host guest speaker(s). Use 1-2 minute video interview as publicity. (ALL)
    • Update website monthly (KARL PIELECK)
    • Publish monthly newsletter. Need backup person to help. (KARL PIELECK)
    • Develop Annual Life Calendar with monthly Life events (KARL PIELECK)

2.… Read More “2020 Goals and Objectives”

RFL Meeting Minutes-11/11/2019

by Karl Pieleck

RESPECT LIFE MINUTES

11/11/2019

    OLD BUSINESS:

  • TEEN DASH Was a big success. Filled room for 3 of 4 sessions and 4 teens signed up to get involved in our ministry. Thanks to Peggy, Colleen and Rachel for their active roles in making this a success. Will need 75 “Goodie Bags” next time as we ran out (they were a big hit). Rachel’s testamony was powerfull. Only 2 teens had seen Unplanned.
  • MASS FOR UNBORN Betsy met with Rod for liturgy planning and with Ginger re other logistics. Betsy has aggressive publicity plans including church media, Georgia Bulletin, local parish contact, etc.
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RESPECT LIFE Meeting Minutes 10/14/2019

by Karl Pieleck

         OLD BUSINESS:

  • TEEN DASH Set for 10/27; Betsy to meet with Peggy to stuff handout bags; Mike to get baby feet, HOPE Center materials and Life Savers to Peggy; Rachel Guy with 40 days to help at event; contact Peggy if you can help that night. Karl has prepared trifold and will get 50 copies for bags. The prayer magnets Tim prepared will also be included.
  • MASS FOR UNBORN Betsy met with Rod for liturgy planning and with Ginger re other logistics. Betsy has aggressive publicity plans including church media, Georgia Bulletin, local parish contact, etc. Plan is to say rosary before mass and invite Marion Hour members to join us (Peggy).
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Chad Wischmeyer Recognition

Chad Wischmeyer Recognition

by Karl Pieleck

Chad’s leadership in the Respect Life ministry was recognized at the October 2019 Respect Life Meeting, and all expressed their appreciation for all he has done for LIFE. We are so blessed to have him in our ministry!

Mike Northway Presenting Chad with a Plaque of Appreciation!

Meeting Minutes 9/23/2019

by Karl Pieleck

 

RESPECT LIFE MINUTES

9/23/2019 COMMITTEE MEETING

 

·        HOLY HOUR STATUS:

 -Priests have previous commitments; trying to secure other dates (9/16? or

  January 2020)

 -Bulletin should have English and Spanish

 -Have 5 life intentions for each rosary decade

 -Mike to contact Bruce/Judy Goddard re our Holy Hour desires

 -Peggy to lead and coordinate with Marion Group

·        TEEN DASH:

 -Peggy assembling “Goodie Bag” (Trifold; baby feet pin; magnet; prayer; Life

  Saver candy; etc)

 -Mike to get printer permission, see if heavier stock paper available

 -Mike follow with Rachel to be at Dash event

 -Need to have updated Respect Life Goals/Objective sheet (Mike to redo for

  10/14 meeting

·        Tri Fold:

 -Karl finalizing really good product.

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September RFL Meeting Minutes (9/9/2019)

by Karl Pieleck

RESPECT LIFE MINUTES

OLD BUSINESS:
  • Feedback on Newsletter continues to be very positive…keep sending Karl your articles for inclusion. Karl is well into revamping our website in conjunction with similar parish effort. More to come.
  • While the Mass for Unborn originally was scheduled for October 23, we are looking for another date as Rod is not available on that date. Will advise when new date is agreed upon.
  • Suzanne and Rachel presented our keychain prayer to 40 Days for Life folks who deferred as they have a full plate at this time with 40 Days kickoff close at hand. Tim suggested we consider refrigerator magnet.
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