Faith Formation Grades 1-6
In this Sunday’s Gospel, Jesus appears to the disciples and invites them to touch him to see that he is really alive. He calls the disciples to be his witnesses. They have Good News to tell—that love is stronger than death, victory can come from suffering, and life can come from death. http://www.pflaumweeklies.com
All Classes are in session until the second week of May! We will begin registration for the coming year (2018-19) in the month of May! All those registered this year will have priority in the month of May! Full registration (for all) will begin the week of June 4th.
Confirmation candidates will gather this Monday (4/16) from 6:30PM -8:30PM in the Holy Family Room) we will look at “Building Virtue – Your Spiritual Workout!” Don’t forget to bring your book and a snack to share with the group!
Mark your calendars for our G.R.E.A.T. Retreat (God Really Enjoys A Teenager) April 27/28th at the CYO Camp in Occidental!
Wednesday, April 18th 7 -8:30PM in the Holy Family Room
ALL HIGH SCHOOL TEENS ARE WELCOME to join us for Breaking Open the Word and an episode of Joan of Arcadia ! “God asks Joan to perform certain tasks which ultimately have moral and philosophical consequences. Join us for a great show, discussion and prayer. BRING A FRIEND! Any questions, please contact Megan O’Neill (email@example.com) .
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
Newly initiated Catholics will gather on Thursday, April 19th at 6:30PM in the Holy Family Room for our second Mystagogy Session. This week we will be reflecting on “Living a Resurrection Life.”
Anyone wishing to become Catholic or wanting to receive further Sacraments, i.e., First Communion or Confirmation, may contact Megan O’Neill for more information. You are invited to a period of Inquiry!
QUO VADIS, YOUNG MAN?
If you are a young man between the ages of 13 and 35, this retreat may be just what you are looking for if you feel that you may be called to the priesthood. The Office of Vocations for the Diocese of Santa Rosa is offering two discernment retreats this summer: the first is for men ages 18-35 and will be held from May 25-27. The second is for young men ages 13-17 and will be held from June 8-10. We will spend those days in the beautiful surroundings of Sweetwater Camp in Guerneville. Spend time talking with Bishop Vasa, priests and seminarians. Enjoy hikes, cook-outs and quiet time for prayer and reflection. Is God calling you? Find out! Call 707-542-6984 for more information or write to Vocations Directors, Fr. Frank Epperson (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Fr. Raul Lemus (email@example.com). Deadline to register is May 1st!