Faith Formation is a life-long process of building and deepening one’s relationship with Christ. At Holy Family we offer various programs/processes to build this relationship through scripture, liturgy, service and community. In the following Faith Formation Opportunities you can find something that will work for you.
ALL ARE WELCOME (FORMERLY CALLED "REMEMBERING CHURCH")
We invite anyone who has felt rejected or disappointed in a Christian community at some time in the past to come and share. We extend a sincere invitation to tell us your story.
This is a 10 week program offering an opportunity to develop an closer relationship with Jesus and to find answers to life's questions. Next course begins in the spring of 2014, you are welcomed to join us for the remainer of the 2013 course, see calendar to the left. All courses are held in the Community Center. Everyone is welcome, volunteer positions available. Contact: Patty Trillo firstname.lastname@example.org (408) 264-6134
Call the front office at 408-265-4040 or contact Fr. Tito for more information. email@example.com
Children's Liturgy of the Word: a program offering children an opportunity to hear and learn about God's Word at their level during Sunday Morning Masses. Volunteers needed.
A Youth Group for Middle School Students to deepen their faith and strengthen their relationship with Christ. The EDGE meets on Tuesday nights from 6pm-8pm, with dinner provided at 6pm. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
GENERATIONS OF FAITH (G.O.F.)
This opportunity is for everyone! Ages 3-103! Meets monthly with a meal. Intergenerational learning with some time for age appropriate learning.
HIGH SCHOOL/MIDDLE SCHOOL CONFIRMATION (Grades 6-12)
A process for teens wishing to complete their Sacraments of Initiation by preparing for & celebrating the Sacrament of Confirmation. Contact: email@example.com
A Youth Group for High School teens with a focus on leading teens closer to Christ. Life Nights occur on Sunday Nights, right after the 6pm Life Teen Mass. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Prepares couples for a sacramental union. Call the office at 408-265-4040 to make an appointment with one of our priests.
A Faith Formation Program for Parents of High School Students.
Christian Initiation, a process in which we welcome children, youth and adults who wish to inquire about the Catholic Faith and/or to become fully initiated into the Catholic Faith Tradition through the Sacraments.
Sacramental Preparation for children in 2nd - 5th grade who wish to complete the Sacraments of Initiation by preparing for and celebrating Confirmation and/or First Eucharist.
Holy Family offers several scripture study programs to help you explore Biblical Teachings. We have 2 regular Bible Study Groups on Monday mornings from 10am - 12pm and Tuesday evenigns from 7-9pm.
VACATION BIBLE CAMP
This is a one week Summer Bible Camp for Children ages 3 through sixth grade. For children in 7th through12th grades there are many volunteering opportunities. An experience for children to begin to learn God's Word in a fun, exciting environment: July 29, 2012- August 2, 2012.
FAITH FORMATION VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
See Katy Anderson for more informaiton, 408-265-5374 or email@example.com