Adult Faith Formation Ministry
Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults
Children's Religious Education CRE
Adult Faith Formation Ministry, empowered by the Holy Spirit, provides for initial and ongoing faith development with adults and facilitates opportunities for spiritual growth. This Ministry seeks to update adults in knowledge of church teachings and to prepare them for parish ministry, as well as active involvement in the broader community. In the context of Christian Community and emphasizing Gospel Values, Adult Faith Formation encourages a deeper relationship with God in Jesus Christ.
Volunteers are needed to act as a sponsor, catechist and host (providing refreshments). Please contact us if you would like to volunteer your Time and Talent to this ministry.
Parishioners who choose to become involved in this ministry are invited to consider:
Becoming a sponsor for the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
Being a host for RCIA (refreshments)
Becoming a Catechist
Joining the Adult Formation Council
Serving on the Landings Team for Returning Catholics
Joining a Small Church Community
Adult Faith Formation Team
The Formation Team’s goal is to assist the parish community with the development and growth of the Adult Faith Formation Ministry. The Team is a representative body which collaborates and offers guidance in directing the program with the Director.
Adult Faith Formation
Early Childhood Ministries
Children's Religious Education 1-8
Youth Ministry 9-12
Service and Charitable Organizations
Children's Religious Education (CRE)
For CRE and Baptisms ages 7 to 11, contact Sr. Odetta Bonini at:
(209) 462-0410 (office)
CHILDREN’S RELIGIOUS EDUCATION
The CRE office will be CLOSED during the month of July but will reopen on Monday, August 7, from 9 am – 12:00 pm and 2 – 4 pm.
Sr. Odetta will be on vacation in Italy until the middle of August; therefore, the CRE Office will be closed until August 7. Registrations will be taken on Mondays only during the month of August. New students must bring a copy of their baptismal certificate. Please keep Sister O in your prayers for a restful vacation and safe return to us!