DUBUQUE ACCW CONVENTION/WOMEN’S CONFERENCE October 21, 2017
We are blessed to have 2 wonderful women as our guest presenters for the day, BARBARA HEIL and MARY PEDERSON.
Barbara Heil, From His Heart Ministries, has spent numerous years traveling the U.S. and the world over conducting worship seminars, retreats, and conferences, leading mission trips, offering prayer and counseling, and seeing thousands healed and set free inside and out, equipping lives for the Glory of God. A widow for eight years, she has remarried. Today, she resides in Laurel, Iowa with her husband, Jeff, and ministers to Protestants and Catholics alike. She is the joyful mother of four, grandmother of two; and together with Jeff, they have eight children and eleven grandchildren. Barbara’s faith story will captivate you! You will feel a renewed sense of pride in your Catholic faith and confident in spreading the Gospel message with joy!
Mary Pederson, joyfully proclaims Jesus Christ as a wife, mother, grandmother, and minister of the Church. Mary, Director of Adult Faith Formation for the Archdiocese of Dubuque, holds a Masters of Religious Studies from Loras College and Doctorate of Ministry in Preaching from the Aquinas Institute of Theology in St. Louis. She writes a bi-weekly column for The Witness and speaks nationally on topics of spirituality, parenting, grandparenting, and more. Mary may be reached through her website, Naming Grace in the Domestic Church.
For more information contact Sheila Rassman ACCW president, 563-569-8387 * 563-419-1200 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Call to Order: 9 a.m.
Business meeting – refer to convention booklet of annual reports.
11:00 a.m. Mass Archbishop Michael Jackels, Spiritual Advisor Daniel Rev. Knipper, & guest
priests. Dinner: –
ACCW 85 th Birthday Blessing – Group photos Speakers:
Barbara Heil – From His Heart Ministry – Mary Pederson Director of Adult Faith Formation
Remembrance Service: – Honoring past ACCW members
3:30 p.m. Closing remarks, Final blessing and send off.