Our Lady of the Lakes Outreach Committee

Our Lady of the Lakes Outreach Committee

To encourage parishioners to answer God's call to live their lives as intentional disciples and build a relationship with Jesus. Everyone has a gift to be shared. Faithful and spiritual stewards must be nurtured to answer the call of sharing their gifts of time, talent and treasure.

Our Goals

  • Provide opportunities to increase stewardship and sharing of gifts
  • Strive to always be a welcoming community and provide hospitality opportunities
  • Outreach to current parishioners and non-practicing Catholics to encourage mission of discipleship

Our Committee Members & Volunteers

Committee Lead-Amanda Gronemeyer

Secretary-Jennifer Delwiche

Members-Leon Jacoby, Linda Kies, Karen McCabe, Stevie Ritger, Jim Steffen, 

Volunteers Include:

    • Sunday Hospitality helpers-Wayne & Rose VanderVelden, Linda Neumann...
    • Parish Nurses-Jennifer Delwiche, Rene Parker, Judie Longrie
    • Vacation Bible School helpers
    • Special Event and ministry helpers

Our Events

  • Sunday Hospitality-a chance for parishioners to enjoy refreshments and to socialize together following Mass
  • Gables on the Pond Communion Ministry-on Wednesdays members of the Outreach Committee bring Communion to Gables' residents and pray the Rosary together
  • Bereavement Cards-the committee sends out cards to those who have lost a loved one
  • New Member Follow-Up-the committee welcomes new members to Hospitality and gives them a welcome bag
  • Wedding & Baptism Recognition-a card is sent out to newlyweds and a Baptism bag is given to the newly baptized
  • Family Game Nights & Sheepshead Tournament-a chance for families to come together to play games and for Sheepshead players to engage in a tournament
  • Ladies Night-a chance for women to gather with their friends and engage in board painting or a special craft
  • Vacation Bible School-in conjunction with the Faith Formation Committee we offer Vacation Bible School for area children
  • Catholic Underground Young Adult Group-a gathering of young adults in the Sheboygan County area that meet over dinner and a topic at the Reinl Center in Sheboygan.  We typically meet the first, third, and fifth Mondays of the month during the school year.
  • Random Lake Fall Fest-on behalf of Our Lady of the Lakes as a whole, the Outreach Committee has a booth in the community fall fest at the end of September
  • Baby Bottle Fundraiser-our parish participates in a baby bottle fundraiser to support the Women's Support Center in Milwaukee
  • Trunk or Treat-the outreach committee participates in the area trunk or treat around Halloween
  • Random Lake Night of Lights-on behalf of Our Lady of the Lakes as a whole, the Outreach Committee hands out Christmas goodies at the Night of Lights & Living Nativity in December
  • Quilting & Crafting for Charity-a group dedicated to sewing, crocheting, and knitting items for parish fundraisers and for those in need

Our Meeting Minutes

March 2020

January 2020

November 2019

September 2019