Education and Formation

A cross graphic + before ministry titles indicates YOUTH participation is welcomed and encouraged.

EDUCATION AND FORMATION

RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults) – RCIA is the process by which new members are welcomed and formed in faith to enter the sacramental life of the Church. Team members and sponsors are needed for inquiry, catechumenate and mystagogy; volunteers are also needed to provide refreshments.

Contact:  Donna Murphy – 270-683-6525 – [email protected]

 

Adult Faith Formation Committee – Volunteers in this committee plan catechetical and educational opportunities for adults. The committee meets approximately once every 6-8 weeks. If you would like to help plan and provide great opportunities for adult faith sharing, your ideas and participation are needed.

Contact:  Coordinator Needed – Contact Parish Office – 270-683-6525

 

Faith Formation for Children+ – This ministry provides faith formation for children ages K-8. Classes are held on Sunday mornings from 10 am to 11 am, August through May. Catechists (age 18 or over) and assistants (adults or confirmed youth) are needed to share the gift of faith with the next generation. Catechetical training and formation are provided. Safe Environment certification and background check are required for volunteers age 18 and over.

Contact:  Ellen Aud – 270-570-2010 – [email protected]

 

Sponsor Couples – Married couples sponsor an engaged couple and share their wisdom and experience from a Christian perspective. Training is required and provided. Sponsor Couples work with one engaged couple approximately every 2 years; the time commitment includes meeting with the engaged couple for 5 sessions before their wedding and 2 sessions afterwards.

Contact:  Fr. Jerry Riney – 270-683-6525 – [email protected]

 

Baptism Preparation Team – Volunteers are needed to meet with parents who are preparing their children for this sacred event. Team members attend the baptism preparation session, greet families at church on baptismal day, and assist them prior to Mass as well as during the celebration of the sacrament. Volunteers will follow up with families of the newly baptized in the weeks following the baptism. Volunteers serve on a rotating basis.

Contact:  Crissy Stevenson – 270-683-6525 – [email protected]