Core members, SY 2016-2018
Ministry Head: Rene Mimi Bande
Functions, Objectives, Programs
The main focus of the Outreach Ministry’s apostolate work is the people who are not members of the PDCC. Guided by its vision and mission, the Outreach Ministry plays the lead role, with the assistance of the Prayer Groups and other ministries, in this endeavor
- Promotion of the Catholic Renewal Movement through evangelization and formation of Catholic families, not only within members, but also outside PDCC, in line with Vatican II and PCP II and PDCC’s Vision and Mission
- Enhancement of PDCC members’ capability to evangelize, build and shepherd communities, applying their gifts and charisms, making them true disciples
- To build communities of renewed Catholic families by providing the spiritual renewal and formation programs
- To develop the capability of recipient communities to conduct their own prayer meetings, spiritual formation and deepening programs through the use of PDCC’s gifts and charisms
- To provide PDCC members more opportunities for spiritual growth through evangelization and service, making them true disciples
- To encourage more participation of PDCC members to do apostolic works thereby enhancing their capabilities to evangelize and give service applying their gifts, guided and led by the Holy Spirit
- Panayam Stream- The entry point of this program is a one-day Panayam, which is a compressed version of the PDCC ME Weekend. This program is given to communities comprised of canonically-married couples and who will eventually form a community of their own. This stream includes Panayam, LSS, GSS and other follow-up programs like Household Meetings formation, Prayer Meeting formation, Leaders formation and Training of Shepherds and Presenters.
- Marriage Encounter Stream- The entry point of this program is a weekend seminar patterned after PDCC’s ME Weekend, either live-in or live-out. This program is given to communities comprised of canonically-married couples and who will eventually form a community of their own and which are outside the areas of responsibilities of PDCC Prayer Groups and the Archdiocese of Manila. This stream includes ME Weekend, LSS, GSS and other follow-up programs such as those offered in the Panayam Stream. Other trainings and/or programs that PDCC is capable of providing can also be extended, if requested.
- Other Program Stream- This includes programs that PDCC can provide in the near future for the formed communities such as the Youth MYX, SADE, Youth LSS and others.