Welcome to the RFY Grade 1-8 program! Thank you to all our volunteer catechists who have answered God’s calling to walk with our young parishioners in their journey with Jesus Christ!
Make up Directions
Grade 1 Make Up Template
Grade 1 Make Up Chart (Unit 1)
Make Up Directions
Make Up Template
Make Up Chart (Unit 1)
Take a look at some of the grade 1-5 resources we used this past year in class...
Prayer Journal Prompts - Tips for incorporating the Prayer Journal into your lesson.
Church Tour - Come and visit your church- A simple guided tour for anyone to use!
Mystery Bag Game - Learning: Even though we cannot see God directly, we feel his presence in many different ways.
Minefield Game - Learning: A group game to teach trust and faith in God. Even though people sometimes do, God will never let us down!
Trying to get the kids to work out their wiggles? Try these warm-up exercises.
Adoration: The Ultimate Act and Habit of Friendship
Here's a great article about the benefits of Adoration. Please take some time to read!
Life Teen Blog: A Beginner's Guide to Adoration
There is no better way to grow in your own personal relationship with Christ than to teach the Faith to others. If you are feeling called to pass on the Faith, but worried that you have never taught a classroom of students before, we are blessed to have a team of educational consultants on staff who are trained to help you manage all aspects of teaching in a classroom.
With approximately five hundred students enrolled in faith formation classes, many catechists are needed to support the program. All catechists:
For more information about these child protection requirements, click here.
Are you feeling called to pass on the Faith to others? Please contact Mary Lou Baker to learn more about the rewards of passing on the richness and fullness of the Catholic Faith to our young parishioners.
All adults who work with children on a regular basis need to have a background check and attend the VIRTUS Child Protection Workshop. Pre-register for a workshop and obtain your background check at VIRTUS Online. Contact Ruth Trentman in the Parish office to get a Fastrax token to pay for your background check.
An approval letter must be received by the parish BEFORE volunteer work can begin. Click the picture above for more information.
How to Protect Your Children - AOC