Benedict XVI's Quote on Stewardship
"The promotion of the practice of stewardship is important
for the mission of the Church and for the spiritual well-being of
each individual Christian. Everyone benefits from the sacrificial
gift one makes of his time, talent and treasure. Therefore, please
accept my encouragement for your efforts and my prayers that your
upcoming conference will be a stimulus to the practice of stewardship
in the Church."
His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI
Conceived to help the Catholic community in America,
St. Joseph Stewardship Program guides parish stewardship committees
prayerfully make God their priority in their family budget. The
program encourages “faith,
love and charity” as the foundation of giving
back to God the blessings each parishioner received and enjoyed.
Treasure Stewardship Program is another expression
of St. Michael Center’s deep commitment to help Catholic parish
stewardship committees grow in faith and fellowship through gift
giving and sharing.
This program will gladly presents, proven and effective
ways of stewardship practice based on “Faith, Hope and Charity”.
The highlights are based on biblical quotes, the heroic lives of
exemplary Catholic Saints for parish stewardship committees' reflection,
the awareness of the parish programs to the community and raising
of the Faith of the Community like never before!
part of the highlighted strategies of the St.
Joseph Stewardship Program, the parish stewardship
committees will be informed of the program using the traditional
methods of communicating Faith via direct mail. Likewise, the program
gives insights to volunteers on how they can share their time to
the parish and what they have to do to help raise funds for the
The program focuses on the in-pew solicitation in
recognition of the power of assembled community. A follow-up process
is likewise implemented on the weekend after the original in-pew
process. Best of all we have the stewardship software that enables
us to track the donations efficiently while reminding parishioners
of their faith in the pledges and commitments they have made.
Joseph Stewardship Program also highlights on the use of gift confirmation
notes. Likewise, parish stewardship committees can learn much from
Joseph Stewwardship Program Manual complete with
biblical quotes, lives of Saints, step by step fundraising guide
and even samples fund raising forms and letters.
Joseph Stewardship Program guides the parish stewardship
committees in the conduct of their stewardship practice through
leadership and ushers training; in-pew solicitation; contacting
new parishioners and renewing annual commitments.
The program likewise keeps parish stewardship committees
updated with the parish activities with the use of Parish Computer
System (PCS) interface on all parish communication and financial
(For more info about PCS visit www.cosmoservices.com/PCS.
to know more about St. Joseph Stewardship
feel free to contact:
Mr. Thomas Pereira
(808) 943-7088/ 1-800- 505- MARY
You may also fill the information on the sign up form below
and send it back to us. We will eagerly wait for your response
to this invitation!