You are invited to join in a parish discussion on the Diocesan Assembly Themes and share your thoughts. You might also wish to discuss in small groups. The discussion kit is available from your parish office or you can download it from the Diocesan website.
You may also send in your own personal submission online
Conversation Topic 5
The Welcoming Community (a community on mission, not maintenance)
• Building a welcoming community
• Pastoral care 
• Reaching out to those on the margins (divorced and remarried, gay community, those with disabilities)
• Reaching out to those who have left the church (resting Catholics)
• Strategies for growing parishes
• Caring for those affected by the sexual abuse crisis