Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Listening Sessions for Pastoral Plan

Bishop Estevez will be holding 3 more listening sessions to help him understand the needs of the Diocese of St. Augustine:

Monday, November 7     St. Matthew Parish Hall   7:00 – 8:30 pm   Open session

Wednesday, November 9   San José, Parish Hall
                                             7:00 – 8:30 pm   Open session conducted in Spanish

Thursday, November 10    St. Joseph Academy Auditorium
                                               7:00 – 8:30 pm  Open session

3rd Annual Faith Formation Day in Gainesville

The 3rd Annual Faith Formation Day will be held on Saturday, November 12th at Queen of Peace Parish.  The doors will open at 9:30 am.  We promise the day will close at 2:30 pm or in time for you to catch most of the Gator game.  We will be offering 2 Level I sessions, 2 practical skills sessions, and one adult faith formation session in two languages, Spanish and English.  Registration on the Faith Formation West website.

Friday, September 2, 2016

Webinar Series on Amoris Laetitia.

Amoris Laetitia Webinar Series:

"The Pastoral Response in Accompanying Families in Faith

  •  Theme 1 (September 18-October 12): Listening to the Joys and Hungers of Families presented by Dr. Tim Hogan, Director of Grace Counseling Center, Detroit
  • Theme 2 (October 16-November 2): Accompanying Families presented by Bishop Richard Malone, Diocese of Buffalo
  • Theme 3 (November 6- December 7): Assisting Families in Discerning God’s Movement presented by Julianne Stanz, Director of New Evangelization, Diocese of Green Bay
  • Theme 4 (January 8 – January 25): Engaging for Mission presented by Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archdiocese of Washington
Register for each panel at: www.strongcatholicfamilies.org/amoriswebinar/
This Strong Catholic Families Webinar Series is presented in partnership by the National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry (NFCYM), the National Conference for Catechetical Leadership (NCCL), the National Association of Catholic Family Life Ministers (NACFLM) and the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA).  

Friday, August 5, 2016

More Resources on Mother Teresa...

CRS.org/Mother Teresa for:

o   A prayer (in English and Spanish)

o   A handout about Mother Teresa’s story and legacy that can be printed in parish bulletins (in English and Spanish)

o   An intergenerational parish activity that is a great way to kick off the ministry year this fall
(Note: This session references the Option for the Poor video which will be live soon and certainly by the time people would be hosting these events.)

o   Videos of CRS staff and others sharing reflections about Mother Teresa (coming soon)

o   We also will be sharing stories and videos on our website and through social media as her canonization approaches




Mother Teresa...A Whole Website on Her Life

Thanks Franciscan Media!

Visit here:

Mother Teresa

Monday, August 1, 2016

Eucharistic Congress Dates for Your Planning

March 24-25, 2017
March 16-17, 2018
March 29-20, 2019
March 20-21, 2020