Claire Bissell, Coordinator; 798-1887, ext. 116 or email@example.com
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION CALENDAR
Dec. 17 9:30 am, GIFT
Children’s Christmas Pageant
Noon, Catechist Christmas Luncheon
Dec. 24 No GIFT, Christmas Eve
Dec. 31 No GIFT
Jan. 7 9:30 am, GIFT
Jan. 14-16 High School Retreat
Jan. 15 No GIFT, MLK Holiday
Jan 21 9:30 am, GIFT
9:30 am, 2nd grade parent meeting in Burleigh Center
Jan. 27 10 am, First Reconciliation for 2nd grade children
Jan. 28 9:30 am, GIFT
9:30 am, Confirmation parent meeting in the Church Sanctuary
5 pm, Service of Commitment for 8th graders
6 pm, Annual Feast Day Celebration
Note: GIFT religious education classes begin promptly at 9:30 am-10:45 am!
PGC: Protecting God’s Children
Confirmation News – Mark your calendar
- 8th grade parent meeting January 28 at 9:30 am
- Service of Commitment, January 28 at 5 pm Mass
- 8th grade Confirmation Retreat March 10, 2018
- No 8th Grade GIFT, March 11
- Confirmation will be at the 4 pm Mass on Saturday April 14, 2018
First Communion News – Mark your calendar
- 2nd grade parent meeting, January 21, 9:30 am
- First Reconciliation, Saturday, January 27, 10 am – Noon
- May Crowning, May 6, 10:45 am, led by 2nd grade
- Last Day of GIFT, Parish Picnic, May 6, 2018
- First Communion, Saturday, May 12, 2018, 4 pm Mass
CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS PROGRAM
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 17, 9:30 AM IN THE CHURCH
ALL ARE WELCOME
Children’s Liturgy of the Word continues at the 11 am Mass. This ministry is designed to help young children to learn to listen, reflect and respond to God’s Word. To volunteer to help with this ministry, contact Claire Bissell.
If you are expecting or if your baby has already been born and you are seeking baptism for your child, please call Cathy Cobb in the parish office to set up an appointment for a baptismal preparation session.
ADULT FAITH FORMATION:
Sunday Morning Adult Bible Study: Our scripture study/faith sharing group meets every Sunday at 9:30 am in the library of the Burleigh Center. Newcomers are welcome to all these offerings.
RCIA Sundays, 9:30 am in the Burleigh Center. Facilitator: Deacon Mike Whitehead
Sunday morning Adult Formation, 9:30 am in the Burleigh Center! The Intentional Disciple: Not A Haphazard Christian! Sherry A. Weddell is a convert to the Catholic Church whose book has made many Catholics stop and rethink their approach to their faith. Join us this spring as we look at what it means and how to become an Intentional Disciple for Jesus Christ. Class begins January 7 at 9:30 am in the Burleigh Center. Contact Michelle Brown for more details at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday Morning Adult Bible Study, 9:30 am in the Burleigh Center. All are welcome. Facilitator: Cathy Cobb
Wisdom Bible Study, on Thursdays 6-8pm: Do you want to increase your sense of peace in navigating life? In everything from friendships to finances, this study of Scripture will teach you how to actively seek out sound guidance and offers God’s vision for our happiness and well-being. Join us and learn how to gather, gain, and grow in wisdom. This is an 8 week study that takes us through Proverbs, Wisdom, Sirach, and Ecclesiastes. Contact Cameron Dean at 734-8848 or email@example.com for more details.
Thursday Night Bible Study: We begin a 13-week class on the Book of Hebrews on Thursday, January 11. The class will run from January 11 until April. The class will begin at 6:30 pm and end around 8 pm. We will be using the book published by Baker Academic Hebrews Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture by Mary Healy. Facilitator: Deacon Jack Lynch.