Meet Our Ministry Team

 

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Father Michael Messina

Father Michael serves as the priest of Divine Mercy Catholic Church. For Father Michael, the heart of ministry never changes - it's always about people! It's about being there when God's people need him in a multitude of situations, like a need for prayer, a hospital visit, or a listening ear. Father Michael has served at parishes in Colorado and Wisconsin over the last 15 years, as well as serving the homeless and as a chaplain at an assissted living community.

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Tania Messina

Father Michael's wife, Tania, serves behind the scenes at Divine Mercy Catholic Church. She coordinates the music during the Mass, serves as Treasurer of the church, and handles many of the technical issues.

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Brother David Raymond

Brother David is a Colorado native and serves to help the church in whatever capacity needed. He is devoted to serving God’s people as an acolyte, lector and a member of the prayer team. Every Sunday Brother David makes sure the sanctuary is set up and ready for Mass as well as he helps with home visits and ministers to the community around him.

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Brother Greg Winslow

Brother Greg has served in many capacities through the years in mission work to Haiti as well as many years as an EMS in the Crested Butte/Gunnison area. In service to the parish he is a member of the prayer team, serves an acolyte and a lector. He also brings communion and ministers to those in and around the Heather Gardens community.

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Sister Pam Duran

Sister Pam moved here from Ohio, found love and at the same time a deepening of her faith because of her husband. She has served the church since she was 9 years old. First in vacation bible school, then in the church choir and she taught Sunday school. Later on with her husband Carlos they taught Confirmation to a group of rival gangs. Together they were able to share their faith with them and influenced many of them to change their lives. She continues to serves as a lector and on the prayer team.