A new, pilot discipleship program is in progress at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church in LaPlace. “Encountering Christ” puts faith in action by enlightening Catholics about their faith, leading to stronger parishes.
The conversation came up naturally over breakfast one morning last week. Cory Howat, the new director of stewardship for the Archdiocese of New Orleans, and his wife Molly were discussing ways they might be able to increase their gift-giving as a Catholic couple with two young children.
Since it was established in 2006, Most Holy Trinity Parish in Covington has operated under the guiding principle of stewardship – developing a spirituality