healing ministries


bereavement ministry

Help and support families following the death of a loved one. We will be available to assist in planning the funeral liturgies and offer help in other areas. 


Once the mortuary has contacted our Parish to schedule your family members funeral, our Parish will contact our bereavement ministry.

encourage

Encourage is a Roman Catholic apostolate for parents, friends and family members of loved ones with same-sex attractions. Encourage is a faithful witness to Catholic teaching on sexual morality which meets the needs of its members with charity and compassion.


Contact: Steven Payne (949) 584-9156

hope and wellness

Mental Health and Wellness Ministry reaching out to our community to address issues related to mental wellness and support for families needing assistance with a family member.


For more information contact:

Dave Stokes (949) 307-2755

Theresa Stokes (714) 801-1972

Spiritual Direction

Spiritual Direction is a Pastoral Ministry dedicated to helping a person grow toward wholeness and maturity and go deeper into their relationship with God. It happens through confidential one–to-one or small group companionship and guidance with a trained and experienced Spiritual Director.


Ruthanne Inscore has been offering Spiritual Direction at Santiago de Compostela parish since 2008. She earned her Bachelor’s degree is in Psychology and Master’s degree in Theology, then her certification in Spiritual Direction from Loyola Marymount, and finally Chaplain training and internship at St Joseph’s Hospital. Her approach to spiritual direction includes conversation, prayer, reading and meditation individually or in small groups. She will be happy to speak with you at 949-472-0962 for appointments or further information.