Social Action Commission

Purpose
… to engage St. Francis Parish in vibrant and effective ministry, helping parishioners to follow Jesus’ example and mandate to care for the poor, powerless, and marginalized of both local and world-wide communities.
Activities
· Evaluating the quality and breadth of parish ministries, with parishioner input
· Developing and reviewing pertinent parish policies
· Communicating with Social Action committees, parishioners, and outside social concerns and justice groups.
Time Commitment
Members attend meetings the third Tuesday of each month, except July and December, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
They review the agenda ahead of time to prepare for active participation.
Other responsibilities are periodic, brief and rare.
Attributes
Members value Social Action as an important component of their own faith lives, and are comfortable with “big-picture” planning activities.

Contact: Chuck Martinson