Vision Statement

Rooted in the God who loves us, we are missionary disciples through evangelization.

Mission Statement

Through the teaching office of the Bishop of Lubbock, ministering to the diversity of our diocese:
We support the parents/guardians as the first educators in the domestic Church;
We provide resources to pastors and local faith communities;
We accompany the people of God on their spiritual journey through multigenerational evangelization, catechesis, and formation.


What we're focusing on this upcoming year:
• Annual Family Conference
• Up-build and strengthen the local parish communities/ Evangelize the whole person in the necessity of ongoing faith formation
• Promote Spiritual Growth within the Diocese of Lubbock
• Ministry to Young Adults as a priority in the Diocese of Lubbock
• Aid the Young Church in Spiritual Growth and Ongoing Faith Formation opportunities
• Instill and enrich Catholic values in all facets of the Church, especially family life
• Emphasis on the Sacrament of Matrimony in the life of the Church
• Value Catholic Schools as a preferential option for the Diocese of Lubbock
• Reaffirm our commitment to our Catholic School System
• Development of Out of School Programs
• Formation of Catechetical Leaders and Catechists
• Ministry to the Local Church through Family Faith Formation
• Excellence in transmitting Catholic Doctrine with an emphasis on Catholic School Teaching
• Participate in Catholic School Teachings


Evangelization & Family Faith Formation Division

Contact Information

Sister Peggy Szeljack
Division Director
Phone: 806-792-3943 Ext. 230

Alicia Alvarez
Director of Catechesis
Phone: 806-792-3943 Ext. 222

Christine Wanjura
Superintendent of Catholic Schools
Phone: 806-795-6477

Jenna Chang
Director of Marriage & Family Life
Phone: 806-792-3943 Ext. 222

Victor Contreras
YACYM Director
Phone: (806) 792-3943 Ext. 229

Rosalie Martin
RCIA Director
Phone: (806) 792-3943 Ext. 229

Open Position
Division Assistant
Phone: (806) 792-3943 Ext. 223