It is a joy and challenge to share in your child’s faith journey and religious education. In working together, we can assist and encourage your child in making a lifelong faith commitment. Please contact me at 813-961-1061 during office hours, 8:30 AM till 4:30 PM to discuss your child’s .
God bless you,
Joan Rini, Director of Religious Education and Youth
Faith Formation: The Be My Disciples curriculum for grades 1st through 5th is designed to help your children understand what Catholics believe and how to put those beliefs in practice. The Be My Disciples texts provide a balance of doctrine, Scripture, and the liturgical seasons Classes are held on Wednesday evenings. The Gospel Weeklies program for PreK/K Sunday School provides every child with a weekly lesson that focuses on the Sunday Gospel with storytelling, creative play, music, and hands-on activities.
Sacrament Preparation: The Embracing the Vision program for Reconciliation and Communion is all about growth and conversion. Your child will truly celebrate the sacraments. In this journey they will be informed, formed, and transformed into the sacramental life of the Church. Two years of religion class is required. RCIA adapted for children is a program for children 7 years of age or older that need Baptism.
Vacation Bible School: This summer, bring your kids to Vacation Bible School (TBA). Usually, the first or second week of June. Your children will love the high-energy games, cool crafts, awesome music, and entertaining skits.The fee includes a music CD and VBS shirt. Also, plenty of opportunities for your teens to earn service hours, starting three weeks prior to Vacation Bible School.