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First Reconciliation & First Communion contact:
Jolana Peard, Pastoral Associate forJunior Disciples Ministry
Kimberly Patterson, Pastoral Associate for Young Disciples Ministries
SACRAMENT ENROLLMENT FORM
To ensure that your child is included in preparation processes, please complete the Sacrament Enrollment Form and submit it to the Faith Formation Office.
TRADITIONAL AGE SACRAMENT PREPARATION
First Holy Communion & First Reconciliation – 2nd Grade
Confirmation – 8th Grade
NON-TRADITIONAL AGE SACRAMENT PREPARATION
Older students preparing for the Sacraments of Holy Communion and Reconciliation participate in weekly faith formation sessions at their grade level, participate in sacrament preparation sessions, and receive activities to do at-home with their families.
SACRAMENT PREPARATION EVENTS 2021-2022
CONFIRMATION: Date not set yet. Usually late winter/early spring.
Candidates are expected to attend all scheduled dates and Mass on Sundays and Holy Days.
- Reconciliation Parent/Child Retreat – September 26, 2021, 1-2:30 pm, PLC
- Celebration of First Reconciliation – December 11, 2021, 10:00 am, Church
- Plate Painting – February 7 & 8, 2022, During Faith Formation Classes, Newminster Hall
- Parent-Child Communion Retreat – March 6, 2022, 1-2:30 pm, PLC
- Celebration of First Holy Communion – May 1, 2022, 1:00 pm, Church
Click on these links to access resources and activities for preparing for the Sacrament of Reconciliation.
- Confession 101 – What It Is & How It’s Done – part one
- Confession 101 – What It Is & How To Do It – part two
First Communion Contact: Jolana Peard, 616.676.9111 ext. 123, firstname.lastname@example.org
Click on these links to access resources and activities for preparing for the Sacrament of Holy Communion.
Contact: Kimberly Patterson, 616.676-9111 ext. 118, email@example.com
Students in eighth grade and older may prepare for the celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation.
Click on these links to access resources and activities for preparing for the Sacrament of Confirmation.
- Gift of the Holy Spirit movie trailer(3:52)
- The Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit(4:31)
- The 7 Gifts of the Holy Spirit(5:00)
- Mysteries: Gifts of the Holy Spirit(24:06)