Our Lady of the Lakes Outreach Committee

Our Lady of the Lakes Outreach Committee

Parish Nurse Offering-Health & Peace of Mind, Covid & Beyond


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 Chair- Stevie Ritger

Vice Chair - Leon Jacoby

Secretary - Karen McCabe

Members - Leon Jacoby, Linda Kies, Karen McCabe, Stevie Ritger, Jim Steffen, Bonnie Steffen (Parish Council liaison) 

Volunteers Include:

    • Sunday Hospitality Lead - Kati Dimmer; helpers-commitee members, 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 
  • 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
  • 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

May 2022

March 2022

February 2022

December 2021

October 2021

August 2021

June 2021

April 2021

February 2021

December 2020