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2016-2017

Religious Education Goals:

1) Offer a rich Catholic curriculum using "Images of God" series
2) Work as families to learn about our faith
3) Create and share many projects; videos, skits, posters, games, etc.
4) Pray and make stewardship projects for Valley Hi Nursing Home while learning the Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy
5) Learn how to use Bible, Catechism, and textbooks
6) To create an love of Liturgy through monthly youth Mass
7) Grow and deepen our communication as families with faith at the core



Note:

Class each week begins at 8:45 in the church.

Each week families are invited to join in the classes, parents may want to ask questions or share their faith in the common room until 9am and then join the classes, or continue their conversation at 9:30 in our Parent-Faith Discussion (see the calendar for further dates). 

Monthly, the parish and parents join together at 9AM to study Scripture in our Mystagogy prayer group

Each week Fr. Doyle or Mrs. Porch will be in the classrooms to discuss the topics being covered



INTRODUCING OUR CATECHISTS!

 

 Kindergarten and First Grade:

Jacqueline Welch

 

Second Grade: 

Jennifer Riley and Casey Porch

 

Third and Fourth Grade:

Theresa Welch

 

Fifth and Sixth Grade:

Jeremiah Blankenbaker

 

7th grade: (Parents to attend classes)

Mark Langreck


8th grade: (Parents or Sponsors to attend classes)

Casey Dirkx


Youth ministry: Retreats AND Good Shepherds:

Casey Porch and Theresa Welch


RCIA Classes:

Fr. Doyle, Pam Nellessen, Dcn. Joe Kayser, Casey Porch


Advent and Lent Mission Classes:

Casey Porch


Adult Ed./Family Ministry:

Fr. Doyle, Casey Porch


Mystagogy Bible reflection Group: 

Casey Porch, Casey Dirkx

 

 
 
 
 
Interested in Volunteering?

 
Are you interested in becoming part of our Religious Education or Youth Ministry program? We have wonderful opportunities for all ages to volunteer! Please contact Casey Porch at stpatricksre@gmail.com if you are interested in working with our amazing community of volunteers and students!