Toombs, Bonnie

Bonnie ToombsMrs. Bonnie Toombs

Sample Talks (descriptions below): Catholic Social Teaching-Issues such as Abortion, Euthanasia; Parish Respect Life and/or Social Justice Ministry; Catholic Social Teaching and the Constitution; The Eucharist and Catholic Social Teaching; Introduction to Bridges out of Poverty

A sample of Bonnie’s topics:

  • Creed
  • Morlaity
  • Prayer
  • Any issue relating to Respect Life and Social Justice

Speaker's Bio: Bonnie is married to Jon Toombs and they have 4 children and two granddaughters. She is a member of St James Parish in Augusta. Bonnie is the Director of the Respect Life and Social Justice Office for the Diocese of Wichita. Her work and passion focus on education and helping to support an understanding of a consistent ethic of life which reflects a firm conviction of the dignity of each and every person-created in the image of God and the right to those things required for human decency.

 

Title

Topic/Description

Format

Duration

1.

Catholic Social Teaching-Issues such as Abortion, Euthanasia,

Various issues looked at through the lens of CST

Varies

Varies

2.

Parish Respect Life and/or Social Justice Ministry

For beginning ministry or strengthening existing ministry in the parish

2-3

2 hours

3.

Catholic Social Teaching and the Constitution

The notion of a “more perfect union” and how it relates to the Catholic notion of the common good.

1

2-3 hour

4.

The Eucharist and Catholic Social Teaching

Eucharist and CST the connection and the need for living out the Gospels.

2

3 hours

5.

Introduction to Bridges out of Poverty

Poverty awareness program, uses tools such as the hidden rules of class to raise awareness

1

1-5 hours