NEW SUNDAY MASS TIMES IN EFFECT:
8:00 a.m. & 9:30 a.m. (English)
The Spanish-language Mass will remain at 12:30 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 16, 10:30 a.m. Mass:
Rite of Christian Burial for Ronald Dansey
PROTECTING GOD'S CHILDREN CLASS
Saturday, Aug. 25, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., School Library
Any adults 18-years and older who are looking to volunteer in the School or with any parish ministries serving children or vulnerable adults must take this course if they have not yet done so. Register online by going to Virtus and clicking on the bar for "First-Time Registrant."
CURIOUS ABOUT JESUS CHRIST AND THE CATHOLIC FAITH?
Initial Inquiry, Thursday, Aug. 30, 7:00 p.m., School Library
Church of the Assumption welcomes all adults who want to explore the nature of their relationship with God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit, and how the teachings and practices of the Catholic Church may fit in that relationship. Come with questions or bring a friend to our first gathering in the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) process.
INFORMATION & REGISTRATION MEETING FOR:
Whole Family Catechesis and
First Reconciliation & First Holy Communion
Sunday, Sept. 9,11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m., in the Gym
Please join us to learn more about our Whole Family Catechesis program, which is geared toward families with K-5th grade students, as well as how this programs works with those children who are preparing to receive the sacraments of first reconciliation and first holy communion. Assumption School families with children wanting to prepare for these sacraments are also asked to attend.
CONFIRMATION FOR HIGH SCHOOL YOUTH
Information & Registration Meeting
Monday, Sept. 10, 7:00 p.m., School Library
Year One and Year Two Candidates for Confirmation and their parents are asked to come and learn about how preparation for the sacrament will unfold for each candidate group in this combined program with Sacred Heart Parish.
HEALING PRAYER MINISTRY TRAINING COURSE INVITATION
Begins Thursday, Sept. 13, 6:30-8:30pm., St. Cecilia Room
Become better and braver at praying for others when the Holy Spirit inspires you. People are in need of healing, and you may be called to pray for them at any given moment. If you feel intimidated at the idea, but would like to be comfortable praying when God calls you, we encourage you to come and learn! Classes include viewing DVDs by Judith and Francis MacNutt, praying with the group, group discussion, and practice praying as a team with others in class. For more information please contact Lynn Ann at email@example.com.
Training Goals & Guidelines
Tentative Class Schedule
BAPTISM PROCESS FOR CHILDREN AGES 7 AND UP
Sunday, Sept. 16, 11:00 a.m., Stafford Room
All families with a child aged 7 or older who is not yet baptized are welcome to come and learn about the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults for Children process that helps prepare children for sacramental initiation into the Catholic Church.
DON'T TAKE A VACATION FROM YOUR FAITH!
FORMED Pick of the Week: The Bible and the Virgin Mary Series: Lesson 11--The Assumption.This twelve-part videos series explores our Blessed Mother through a Scriptural lense. Narrated by Matthew Leonard, the Executive Director of the St. Paul Center for Bilbical Theology. The series is based upon the book Hail Holy Queen by Dr. Scott Hahn, Founder & President of the St. Paul Center for Bilbilical Theology.
Are you letting FORMED help you to learn more about our rich Catholic faith tradition? If not, start today! It's not too late. Go to assumption.formed.org to set up your free registration through Assumption's parish subscription. Take advantage of the wonderful content for all age levels. This is a great site for resources in English and in Spanish!