Thursday, June 6, 2019

Location: Cathedral of the Holy Family

Clergy to Clergy Diocesan Annual Appeals
7:45 AM – 8:50 AM Continental Breakfast and Registration
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Tithing: Living in right relationship with God, ourselves and one another.

Speaker: Father Darrin Gurr

Archdiocese of Winnipeg

Canadian Diocesan Annual Appeal Survey Results

Speaker: Melissa Anaetoh

Diocese of Saskatoon Catholic Foundation

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Break and Refreshments
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Preaching the Gospel—A Gospel that includes Money.

Speaker: Father Darrin Gurr

Video—Benchmarking Study

(Prenger Solutions Group)

Speaker: Catholic Foundation

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Lunch
1:15 PM – 2:15 PM

TBD

Speaker: Cardinal Thomas Collins, Archdiocese of Toronto

Coordinating and Volunteers

Speaker: Diocese of Saskatoon Catholic Foundation and Panel

2:15 PM – 2:45 PM Break and Refreshments
2:45 PM – 3:45 PM

Sunday Offering in a Cashless Society

Speaker: Father Darrin Gurr

Table Discussion

Speaker: Catholic Foundation

3:45 PM – 4:30 PM Break and Refreshments
4:30 PM

OPENING CONCELEBRATED MASS WITH

HIS EMINENCE CARDINAL THOMAS COLLINS PRESIDING

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Taste of Saskatchewan Reception and Cash Bar
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Cathedral of the Holy Family Building Tours

Friday, June 7, 2019

Location: Sheraton Cavalier Hotel

Faith-based Fund Development Programs Christian Stewardship: Our Collective Call Engaging Our Faith Communities
7:30 AM – 8:10 AM Continental Breakfast and Registration
8:15 AM – 8:50 AM

OPENING PRAYER AND PLENARY SESSION

HIS EMINENCE CARDINAL THOMAS COLLINS, ARCHDIOCESE OF TORONTO

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Campaign Readiness: Key Components to becoming campaign ready

Speaker: Don Gorsalitz

Everyday Stewardship

Speaker: Tracy Earl Welliver

Millennials and Stewardship: What does it take?

Speaker: Emilie Callan

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Break and Refreshments – Visit our Exhibitors
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Are Your Affairs in Order: A Catholic approach?

Speaker: Jocelyne Hamoline

Leadership is our First Stewardship

Speaker: Brett Powell

There’s a story in Here Somewhere—Why isn’t anyone listening?

Speaker: Debra Pozega Osburn

11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Lunch – Visit our Exhibitors
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

A Match Made in Heaven: Legacy Gifts and your Parish

Speaker: Ann Brookes

Forming business leaders for stewardship

Speaker: Father Stefano Penna

In the Line of Fire: Best Practices in Crisis Communications

Speaker: Jason Aebig

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM Break and Refreshments – Visit our Exhibitors
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

The spirituality of the Sunday Offering

Speaker: Father Darrin Gurr

Addressing the Elephant in the Room

Speaker: Bishop Bryan Bayda

The 4 C’s of Effective Parish Communication

Speaker: Tracy Earl Welliver

4:00 PM Free Time – Visit our Exhibitors until 5:00 pm
Optional Events
11:30 AM-Noon Confession – St. Paul’s Co-Cathedral
12:10 PM Daily Mass – St. Paul’s Co-Cathedral
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Eucharistic Adoration – St. Paul’s Co-Cathedral

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Location: Sheraton Cavalier Hotel

Faith-based Fund Development Programs Christian Stewardship: Our Collective Call Engaging Our Faith Communities
7:45 AM – 8:50 AM Continental Breakfast and Registration
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Diocesan Benchmarking: Analysis and Q&A

Speaker: John Rogers

Stewarding Our Family

Speakers: Colm and Sharon Leyne

Panel: Key Learnings regarding Fundraising & Stewardship

Facilitated by Bishop Mark Hagemoen

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Break and Refreshments – Visit our Exhibitors
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Roundtable: Challenges of Diocesan Fundraisers

Speaker: Connie Lunde

The “Why” of Stewardship Way of Life

Speaker: Tracy Earl Welliver

Beyond the Bulletin: Strategic Communication Vehicles

Speaker: Jacquie Berg

11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Lunch – Visit our Exhibitors
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Capital Campaigns #2: Implementing Campaign Strategy

Speaker: Don Gorsalitz

A stewardship Parish: the Why, How, and When

Speaker: Jocelyne Hamoline

Digital Communication and Stewardship for Parishes

Speaker: John Rogers

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM Break and Refreshments – Visit our Exhibitors
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

CLOSING PLENARY SESSION – DARE TO THINK DIFFERENTLY

SPEAKER: DAN POTVIN

4:30 PM

CLOSING CONCELEBRATED MASS

PRESIDING: MOST REVEREND BISHOP MARK HAGEMOEN

BISHOP OF THE DIOCESE OF SASKATOON

Optional Events
11:30 AM-Noon Confession – St. Paul’s Co-Cathedral
12:10 PM Daily Mass – St. Paul’s Co-Cathedral

OTHER INFORMATION

Registration
Thursday, June 6 7:30 am—10:30 am Cathedral of the Holy Family—Welcome Area at Main Entry
2:00 pm—8:00 pm Sheraton Cavalier—Conference Foyer
Friday, June 7 7:30 am—10:30 am Sheraton Cavalier–-Conference Foyer
 

Exhibitors

Friday, June 7 9:00 am—4:00 pm Sheraton Cavalier–-Conference Foyer
Saturday, June 8 9:00 am—4:00 pm Sheraton Cavalier–-Conference Foyer
 

Shuttle between the Sheraton Cavalier and the Cathedral of the Holy Family

Thursday, June 6 8:00 am and 8:30 am Shuttle Vans leave the Sheraton Cavalier Hotel for the Cathedral of the Holy Family—Pre-Conference Sessions
3:30 pm and 4:00 pm Shuttle Busses leave the Sheraton Cavalier Hotel for the Cathedral of the Holy Family—for 4:30 pm Mass and 6:30 Reception
8:00 pm and 8:30 pm Shuttle Busses Leave the Cathedral of the Holy Family and return to the Sheraton Cavalier
 

Cathedral of the Holy Family Building Tours

7:30 pm—8:15 pm Have a guided tour of new Cathedral that was built between 2010-2011 and opened December, 2011

 

Optional Events

 

St. Paul’s Co-Cathedral—720 Spadina Cres. East, Saskatoon, SK S7K 3H2

 

5 minute walk from the Sheraton Cavalier

Friday, June 7 11:30 am—Noon Confession St. Paul Co-Cathedral
12:10 pm Daily Mass St. Paul Co-Cathedral
7:00 pm—9:00 pm Eucharistic Adoration St. Paul Co-Cathedral
Saturday, June 8 11:30 am—Noon Confession St. Paul Co-Cathedral
12:10 pm Daily Mass St. Paul Co-Cathedral

 

Websites

Diocese of Saskatoon Catholic Foundation www.dscf.ca 306-659-5851
Roman Catholic Diocese of Saskatoon ww.rcdos.ca 306-244-1500
Western Canadian Catholic Stewardship Conference www.wccsc.ca 306-659-5849