Teri Burns

Teri Burns

As Pastoral Associate for Faith Formation, Teri directs the planning and development of all parish catechetical processes, including the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults, Baptism and Marriage Preparation, Adult Faith Formation and Bible study. She holds Bachelor’s degrees in Theology and Sociology from Aquinas College, Grand Rapids, and a Master’s in Pastoral Theology from St Mary-of-the-Woods College, Terre Haute, Indiana. Teri’s top 5 strengths are Learner, Input, Intellection, Adaptability, and Connectedness. Her husband, Deacon Jeff Burns, is Pastoral Associate at St Bartholomew Parish in Newaygo. They have two adult daughters and a 4-year-old grandson. She enjoys reading, writing, walking, and is the author of www.CatholicFamilyFaith.com.  You may also connect with her on Facebook.