In Mary’s Footsteps Women’s Conference
March 11 @ 5:00 am - 3:00 pm
9th Annual Women’s Conference
Called and Chosen
Saturday March 11, 2023, 8am-5pm
Creating a Culture of Justice, Love and Charity through Prayer, Communion and Discipleship
Curtis Martin founded the Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS) in 1998. In 2004, Curtis and his wife, Michaelann, were awarded the Benemerenti Medal by Pope Saint John Paul II for their outstanding service to the Church. In 2011, Pope Benedict XVI appointed Curtis as a Consultor to the Pontifical Council of the New Evangelization.
Michaelann Martin currently serves at FOCUS as the Director of Women’s formation, mentoring missionaries, wives of missionaries, and benefactors learn about to thrive in the New Evangelization. In 2004, Michaelann and her husband, Curtis, were awarded the Benemerenti Medal by Pope Saint John Paul II for their outstanding service to the Church.
Sister Alicia Torres is a member of the Franciscans of the Eucharist of Chicago, a religious community that carries out the mission of the Church through service to the poor, evangelization, and teaching. She competed in and won the Food Network’s Chopped in 2015. Since July 2021, she has served on the Executive Team for the USCCB’s National Eucharistic Revival and is the managing editor of Heart of the Revival, the weekly e-newsletter of the National Eucharistic Revival.
Fr. Michael Lightner is currently Pastor at Saints Mary and John the Baptist in Menasha. Prior to becoming a Catholic priest, Fr. Lightner played football at Eastern Michigan University and turned down a tryout with the Cleveland Browns in order to follow his vocation to the priesthood.
Rose Sullivan is Executive Director of the National Conference for Diocesan Vocation Directors.
Bishop David Ricken, Diocese of Green Bay, Mass celebrant
7:00 am – Registration
8:00 am – 4:00 pm – Conference
4:00 pm – Mass
~ Lunch will be provided ~
Visit https://inmarysfootsteps2023.eventbrite.com to register online.
11/10/22 – 1/31/23: Early Bird Registration
Adults: $50, Students: $15
2/1/23 – 3/5/23: Registration
Adults: $55, Students: $15
*Priests, Seminarians, and Religious Sisters – NO CHARGE
Registration will close March 5th, 2023.