Summer Offering 2020

Faith Formation

(Please Scroll Down to See List of Offerings and Links to Register)

YOUNG ADULT SERIES (18-39)
 


Our Story This basic introduction to the Bible for Catholics is a perfect opportunity for busy people who are curious about the Bible but haven’t had the time to take a Bible study class before. Mark Hart walks you through an overview of the Story of Salvation recommending the chapters that will best illuminate for you God’s love story with his children. Sessions will include a 6-minute video and group discussion.

Wednesdays, July 29 – Sept 2
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

New York Room
Register by July 26

Fee:  Free



TEENS
 


Faithfully Fit – A program designed specifically for young women addressing healthy eating and creating fitness goals through our faith. Why Join? Transitioning from middle to high school is tough! Battling with an ever-changing diet, workout, and fashion fads will have your head spinning as a teenage
girl! If this sounds like you, or any of your friends right now; this program is for you. Designed specifically to improve your self-esteem: we will learn what it means to be beautifully, fearfully & wonderfully made (Psalm 139:14), talk openly about today’s culture, and learn how to live out your God-given talents. With lots of fun games, group activities, and even some baking, we will become Faithfully Fit.

Aug 17-21 , 6:30-8:30 pm

 


IN-PERSON
 


The Search – Finding the meaning of life
More than likely, you have a nagging feeling – a yearning – to understand your place in the cosmos. You wonder. You question. You explore. Welcome to the human story.The Search is an innovative video series that tackles the key questions of every human heart – Why am I here? What’s life all about? What happens when we die? In seven beautifully filmed episodes, Chris Stefanick and experts from multiple fields of science, medicine, psychology, art, and religion examine our place in the larger story of existence. The seven episodes will be shown over four Friday night outdoor movie nights. Bring your own lawn chair, refreshments, and a curious mind that wants to discover the meaning of life.

 

Fridays, July 10, 17, 24, 31
8:15 pm-9:45 pm

Fee: FREE

 


Why Forgive?
Join us as we explore the complex and emotional subject of Forgiveness. Deacon Mark will begin by sharing his own personal forgiveness testimony. Participants will read and discuss four of the chapters in WHY FORGIVE?, by Johann Christoph Arnold. The testimonies in the book along with the teachings of the Catholic Church can help bring you healing that you never thought was possible.

 


Wednesdays, July 15- Aug 12
7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Jerusalem Room
Register by July 10

Fee: $10


Women’s GIFT Book Discussion – WHEN WOMEN PRAY by Kathleen Beckman
This collection of stories from faithful Catholic women proclaims the joy of prayer and wealth of grace entrusted to praying women. Through poignant personal stories and Church teaching, Catholic women magnify the Marian vocation of living as contemplatives in action and highlight The Eucharist, Scripture and Mary. Each chapter ends with spiritual refl ections:

 

 

Monday, July 13, 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm
Church Pieta Courtyard. Bring your own lawn chair.
Register by July 8th

Fee: Book must be purchased in advance by the participant.


From Mourning to Joy Bereavement Ministry
This group meets weekly to help people rebuild their lives after the loss of a spouse, child, parent, family member or friend through group support and applying Biblical principles to the healing process. . If you are impacted by the death of a loved one, please join us; if you know someone who has, share this info with them. You will experience healing that will move you from mourning to joy.


Tuesdays July 21st, but participants may join at any time.
7:00 pm-9:00 pm
New York Room
 


ZOOM
 


Presence – The Mystery of the Eucharist
Although the Eucharist appears to be simple bread and wine, it is actually
the “source and summit” of the Christian life. This 4-week Zoom program
explores the truth and beauty of Christ’s real presence in the Eucharist, from
its origins in Sacred Scripture, to its profound role in the life of the Church and her members.


Tuesdays, July 7 – 28
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm on Zoom,
Register by 7/5 to be emailed the Zoom log-in information

Fee: FREE


Men’s Ministry
The men of our parish meet on Saturday mornings to discuss topics related
to our Catholic faith, spirituality, and issues that impact our lives as men, professionals, husbands, and fathers. We have transformed those live meetings into virtual ones through Zoom so that we can continue to grow in our faith and support one another in this unprecedented time. Open to men of all ages.

Saturdays, 7:00 am-8:30 am on Zoom Register online to get Zoom access information

Fee: FREE