St Martin de Porres Church

31555 Hoover RD
Warren, MI 48093

Rev. Nicholas Zukowski, Pastor
Rev. Mr. Marion Jurewicz,​ Deacon

Tel: (586) 264-7515
 Fax: (586) 264-4013

St. Martin de Porres Warren, Michigan
Meeting of the Parish Pastoral Council
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Parish Center Conference Room 

St. Martin de Porres Parish Pastoral Council

From our Parish Mission Statement:  How is what we are going to do help us “to strive to proclaim the Good News of Jesus Christ, to celebrate the mystery of God’s love in our midst, to serve one another and the wider human community and to continue the Mission of Jesus?”

Opening Prayer Experience and Attendance  
Ongoing Formation of the Council  
Review of the Minutes  

Ongoing Parish Issues

Issues for discernment/consensus (Old Business)
1. Update on parish hall atrium storage area  
2. Status on parish church sound system/hearing loops
3. Coordinating fund-raising events on the parish master events calendar – next meeting?
4. Survey of interest regarding parish fund-raising and other events
5. Update on upgrade of church exterior doors and parish center middle doors
6. Parish observance of our 55th anniversary/Festival of Ministries/Stewardship Awareness
7. Amazing Parish follow-up:  Festival of Ministries 
8. Central Macomb Vicariate pro-active planning 
9. Fr. Solanus Casey Beatification Mass on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Ford Field
    Catechetical materials about Fr. Solanus Casey available
10. Medical status of Sr. Pat Whalen, Kathy Wisniewski and Fr. Nick

B.     Issues for discernment/consensus (New Business) 

1.  Summary of the Priests’ Convocation at Boyne Highlands
2.  Any other New Business?

Report of the Commissions:  See submitted reports.
1.  Worship Commission 
2.  Education/Formation Commission
3.  Christian Service Commission 
4.  Evangelization Committee
5.  Parish Finance Council 
6.  Youth Representative     
7.  Central Macomb Vicariate Representative

SCHEDULE NEXT MEETING:  Propose Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 7:00 PM 
CLOSING PRAYER:  Prayer to Unleash the Gospel

Parish Pastoral Council Meeting Reports

St. Martin de Porres
Parish Pastoral Council

   Gary McMenamin​
Commission Representatives

Christian Service:  
Rocky Mercier

   Gary McMenamin
   Fr. Nick Zukowski, Pastor
Knights of Columbus: 
​   Jerome Kunert

   Jerry Cipkowski

   Ciara Regan-Moore

Meetings are held the first 
Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. All parishioners are welcome to attend.

St. Martin de Porres
Parish Council Finance Members​

   Fr. Nick Zukowski, Pastor

   Mike Garcia
​Council Members:
   Jerry Cipkowski
   Bill Edwards 
   Mike Kostrzeba
   Larry Lage

Meetings are quarterly as needed on the first Tuesday of the month at 1:30 p.m.