The St. Joseph Parish Council assists and advises the Pastor in
identifying, developing and supporting the faith ministry needs of
our parish and in creating, establishing and nurturing the pastoral
vision for our parish.
We pray for the guidance of the Holy Spirit in promoting a sense
of community, encouraging worship and prayer, living and
proclaiming Catholic-Christian spirituality and fostering a spirit
of stewardship of our resources.
We commit ourselves to prayerful personal growth and
development, leadership, responsible planning for the future, and
openness to God's guidance and His creative and saving grace.
As the Parish Council of St. Joseph Catholic Church in
Cottleville, we envision a vibrant and radiant community of
- Founded on personal relationships with Christ and one
- Centered in the celebration of the Eucharist as the source
& summit of all our activities;
- Challenged by Christ's call to holiness and discipleship;
- Nourished by a deep knowledge of God's Word and the Catholic
- Committed to evangelization as the essential mission of the
The Parish Council normally gathers on the third Monday of each
month at 7:00 p.m. in the Parish Center. We welcome and encourage
you to join us.
For Additional Information, Please Contact
Bob Palombo, Chairman
Dave Bowen, Vice Chairman
Julie Oppermann, Secretary