General Service Committee

The General Service Committee (GSC) is the operative arm of Catholic Renewal Ministries (CRM) and is responsible for planning, initiating, and successfully executing CRM activities.  The GSC hosts the annual Catholic charismatic conference in the Cleveland Diocese and other events which promote charismatic renewal in the diocese.
The GSC is composed of the Bishop's Liaison, Fr. Robert Franco (Pastor of St. Peter's in North Ridgeville, Ohio) and about twenty lay leaders of the various CRM ministries and subcommittees.  The GSC is currently chaired by Ken Posavad, kposa@sbcglobal.net.

Ministries of the General Service Committee

Contact
Healing Ministry - the appointed team of Catholic Renewal Ministries who minister prayer for physical, emotional and spiritual healing at the annual conference, at Healing Masses, and at various programs throughout the diocese.   Marge Zampino
216-328-9542
Word gifts ministry - a group who gather to pray together and who minister the chrisms of prophecy, words of knowledge, and words of exhortation at the annual conference and at numerous workshops and mini-conferences held throughout the year.

Valerie Kriz

Newsletter - the newsletter ministry publishes the bimonthly newsletter entitiled, The Flame.  Hardcopy subscriptions to this exciting newsletter are $5.00, which covers the price of mailing. Theresa Virkler
Virkler5@yahoo.com
Books and Tapes Ministry - a group who order, sell, and run the CRM bookstore  and reproduce conference and workshop talks on audio and video tape.

Marge Zampino

emazampino@cox.net

Music Ministry - Various musicians and worship leaders available for events and to assist prayer groups in the diocese. Members also provide music ministry at the monthly CRM Traveling Charismatic Masses.

Ken Posavad

kposa@sbcglobal.net