Be an Apostle

Parish Groups:
Welcoming Catholics Home

Spring 2016

April 5: INFORMAL GATHERING AND FELLOWSHIP
Returning Catholics and CCD parents are invited to gather in St. John’s Teachers’ Lounge for an informal evening. Please make yourselves at home and enjoy.

April 12: FINDING GOD... in Silence
How can we hear God’s still small voice in a world filled with noise? Can creating time for silence in our lives help us find God? How do we listen and hear God in the silence?

April 19: FINDING GOD ... in Scripture
How can we find God by reading the Bible? What are some practices that help us to come to know God through Scripture? What is Lectio Divina? Does God speak to us directly and personally through meditating on Scripture?

April 26: FINDING GOD ... in Adoration
Why does every Catholic Church have a Tabernacle? What is Eucharistic Adoration? How do we find God through Adoration and making a Holy Hour?

May 3: FINDING GOD... in Truth, Beauty, and Goodness
How do we find God in His attributes of Truth, Beauty, and Goodness? Why are His attributes so attractive to us? How can we come to know and love God by our encounters with His attributes

May 10: FINDING GOD ... in Confession
How is Confession with a Catholic priest an encounter with God? How is Confession a personal gift and invitation from God and a way to repair and restore our relationship with Him? How can we prepare to make a good Confession?

May 17: OUR LADY OF FATIMA
2016 is the 100th anniversary of the Angel Gabriel appearing to the children in preparation for Our Lady’s apparition at Fatima, Portugal in 1917. Who is Our Lady of Fatima? What was her primary message? How is the message still relevant today?

May 24: INFORMAL GATHERING AND FELLOWSHIP
Returning Catholics and CCD parents are invited to gather in St. John’s Teachers’ Lounge for an informal evening. Please make yourselves at home and enjoy.