Minutes from the Business Meeting Held at Region 2 Encounter
Region 2 held its Fall Encounter at John Paul II Retreat House in Vineland, NJ.
Rollos included were: Pre Cursillo, Cursillo Weekend, Post Cursillo and Spiritual Director Role in Cursillo. Presenter of Rollos were: Philip Rodney, Coordinator Region 2, Nancy Keener, Region 2 Service Team, Ronnie Martella, Region 2 Service Team and Fr. Jack Kane, Spiritual Advisor Region 2. Business meeting was held on Sat. 10/22/16. Discussion held on the New Pilgrims Guide relating to the difference between the New and Old Pilgrims Guide. All agreed that it takes time to adjust to the New Pilgrims guide. All dioceses are beginning to use the new Pilgrims Guide.
Conversation regarding the new National Cursillo website. Those who had used it all agreed that it was easy to navigate and that it had a wealth of information. All were encouraged to read the National Newsletter on the website.
Discussion regarding the $3/yr. Campaign, what it is, what it benefits, and that the contributions had dropped off this past year. Explanation that the 10% discount in the book store had to be pulled but will be revisited when contributions increase.
A reminder that the use of Amazon Smile benefits Cursillo. Instructions given on how to use it.
The Next Region 2 Encounter is April 21-23, 2017 at John Paul II Retreat House in Vineland NJ.
The Next National Encounter will be In San Antonio, Texas at Trinity University on July 27-30, 2017.
Please mark your calendars to attend these wonderful Spirit-filled Encounters.