PREPARACIÓN PRE-BAUTISMAL
(Baptismal Preparation)

Johnny Díaz

Johnny Díaz es nuestro voluntario nominado de pláticas Pre bautismales, por ser una persona servicial, alegre y siempre contagiar con su bueno humor. Sobre todo, Johnny es una persona noble y sincera. Gracias a Dios por esos dones de “Yoni”.

Nominada por Blanca Lilia Rocha

Johnny Díaz is the volunteer nominated for Baptismal Preparation classes. He is an obliging person always ready to help, with a positive attitude and disposition. He has a very contagious sense of humor. Above all, Johnny is noble and sincere. We thank God for “Yoni’s” special gifts and natural talents.

Nominated by Blanca Lilia Rocha

CCD-RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

Maria Jones

Maria Jones is an amazing catechetical leader. She puts in many hours each week making sure our 130 middle school students are well prepared in their faith. Maria had a baby this year and never took maternity leave, even after her baby was born! She also coordinates our small group leaders, preparing them to lead, plans large group activities, studies the content well in advance and adapts lessons to make sure they are appropriate. Maria is an incredible catechist and deserves this recognition.

Nominated by Mariangela Byrne

PREPARACIÓN MATRIMONIAL
(MARRIAGE PREPARATION)

Juan y Isaura López

Queremos proponer al matrimonio Juan e Isaura López. Son originarios de San Luis Potosí México con 14 años de casados. Tienen dos hijos, Alan y Mateo. Han servido en el ministerio de Pastoral Familiar Hispana por 8 años, están encargados de los jóvenes de este ministerio y en el Ministerio de Preparación Matrimonial tienen 4 años sirviendo. Reconocemos su labor, dedicación y amor para trabajar con las parejas que llegan a prepararse para emprender la mejor decisión de sus vidas...llegar al altar para bendecir su amor.

Es un matrimonio que con su ejemplo de vida y valores se ganan la admiración y respeto de quienes los conocemos. Son serviciales, dedicados y muy leales, desde su soltería estaban integrados a grupos juveniles y ahora como matrimonio y familia continúan en el camino de Dios. Son un matrimonio de oración y con una fuerte espiritualidad siendo fuente de inspiración para quienes los rodea, la alegría y el servicio es algo que los caracteriza.

Nominados por Nelson y Elsa Rivera

Juan and Isuara have been married 14 years and have two sons, Alan and Mateo. They have served 4 years in the Spanish Marriage Preparation Ministry. Additionally, they have served in Pastoral Familiar for 8 years. They are recognized for their service, dedication and love in working with couples that come to prepare for the most important decision in their lives, to bless their love.

Juan and Isuara have extraordinary marriage values that gain the admiration and respect of all that know them. They are always obliging, dedicated and very loyal. Since single, they were integrated in youth ministries, and today as a married couple with a family they continue to follow God’s teachings. They are a couple who prays and sustain a strong spirituality. They are a bridge of inspiration for those that surround them. Their joy and sense of service is part of their character.

Nominated by Nelson y Elsa Rivera

RCIA-BECOMING CATHOLIC

Joseph Miller

Joseph Miller is “on fire for our Catholic faith” as is evident, in his commitment to serving our RCIA team. As a team member, he often goes out of his way to make sure we have a successful evening and attends class each week faithfully. We want to thank Joseph for his service on the team. The recognition he receives is well deserved.

Nominated by Mariangela Byrne

RICA (RCIA BECOMING CATHOLIC)

Verónica Piñón 

Verónica Piñón ha sido una fiel y constante servidora en el equipo de RICA, demostrando responsabilidad, creatividad y disciplina en sus enseñanzas. Siempre ha estado dispuesta a servir y atender las necesidades de los candidatos y catecúmenos, al igual que apoyar al equipo. Su servicio no se limita a los adultos sino también durante el verano imparte clases de Biblia para niños pequeños y apoya al ministerio de Apoyo Familiar en la catequesis de niños. Verónica tiene un espíritu generoso y servicial que contagia a las personas que le rodean.

Nominada por María Rocha

Verónica Piñón has been a faithful and consistent volunteer with the Spanish RCIA, demonstrating responsibility, creativity and discipline in her teachings. She is always ready to serve and tend to the needs of the candidates and catechumens and support the RCIA core team. Her service is not limited to adults but also to children, during the summer, when she teaches bible school to children. Verónica also supports the Spanish Family Ministry in children’s catechism. She has a generous spirit and commitment to serve that is contagious to all around her.

Nominated by María Rocha