Mission:

We believe that all Catholics are empowered with the Holy Spirit at baptism and confirmation with extraordinary gifts, that when cultivated, will awaken a desire for God’s will and purpose for their lives. We strive to provide a compelling, straight forward approach to empower others to boldly claim, foster, develop, expand and awaken a deeper personal relationship with the Holy Spirit on a daily basis through a process of personal discernment, prayer, and small group sharing that will impact and transform the life of our parish, church and world.

Each year a Seeking Purpose retreat is scheduled with a follow-up discernment session scheduled for February 23, 2019. Click here for this year’s online registration link.

Seeking Purpose Retreat 2019:
Saturday, January 26, 2019 (8am – 4:30pm)
St. Matthew Catholic Church
8015 Ballantyne Commons Parkway
Charlotte, NC 28277
Contact for more information and questions:
Bethann Rohaly
Phone: 704-941-7456
Email: barohaly@gmail.com
Email: kathybartlett110@gmail.com

Time commitment of volunteers:

CORE TEAM only: Bimonthly meetings, September through January. All day Saturday retreat in January, followed by monthly meetings February through May. No meetings during the summer.


For more information, contact Bethann Rohaly, barohaly@gmail.com. Put “Seeking Purpose” in the subject line.

Some testimonials from previous participants:
“I liked the interaction between and among the participants and the facilitators.”
“I enjoyed taking the inventory.”
“It was so interesting to learn the distinction between natural gifts and charisms.”
“Personal sharing by speakers was great!”
“Exciting to think about learning how to discern.”
“The speakers were wonderful and the food too.”

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