Life Foundations classes have ended for the year. We will resume again at the end of August. If you would like to register your child for next year’s classes please contact Ivette Arroyo at ext. 306 or stop by the parish office for an information packet. Classes include Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Level 1 (3 to 5yrs) and Level 2 (6yrs to 9yrs) and Traditional Religious Education Grades 3 to 8. Watch the Youth and Life Foundation Column in the bulletin for more details.
We are in need of catechists for our 2017/2018 school year. If your love of faith and children is calling you, please contact Ivette or Bob at the parish office and find out how easy it is to guide our children on the path of our catholic faith.
YOUTH MINISTRY – Friday Nights at the Youth House
Have you checked us out yet? Every Friday evening from 5-9 pm our Youth House opens to middle and high school teens who would like a safe place to gather with their friends. Friday Nights provide teens with a place to have fun and grow in spirituality through a variety of activities. Youth can hang out inside or out for organized games, games at random, watch DVDs, listen to music or any number of things as well as sharing a meal with friends. Please contact Virginia at 727.417.7366 or Denise at 727.455.7728 if you have any questions or would like more details.
Our Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) Team is ready to serve anyone who is interested in becoming Catholic, is a baptized Catholic who still needs the Sacraments of Communion and/or Confirmation or those Catholics who have been away from the sacraments and want to return. Please contact Bob Metz at the office or see Coordinator Tom Dowen at Mass on Sunday. You can also mark a guest envelope in the back of the chairs and put in the collection basket.
RCIA inquiry classes for adults continue on Wednesdays at 6:45 pm and at 10:30 am every other Sunday. If you have a need and are interested, please attend these classes. Contact Bob Metz in the parish office at 727.397.3312 or Tom Dowen, the RCIA coordinator,at firstname.lastname@example.org.
First Reconciliation and First Communion or information on 1st Reconciliation and 1st Communion, please contact Bob or Ivette at the Parish Office. Children must be 7 years old or older and in the 2nd grade or higher to be eligible for these Sacraments.
MINISTERIO HISPANO – Clases Religiosas
Las clases religiosas para los niños han terminado por este año. Las clases resumen a fin de Agosto. Si interesa matricular su niño/niña para las clases de el año próximo, por favor de comunicarse con Ivette en la ext. 306 ó pasar por la oficina para recoger los materiales de matricula.