Why do we gather for Eucharist? The kids engaged in a lively discussion, and wrote their responses on poster boards. After 15 minutes they shared their insights with the class. Their responses to At Sunday Mass We Gather To included: “…listen to the stories from the Gospel,” “.. […]
Last Sunday (2/2), with the children in tow, we began our journey of preparing for First Communion. If a child’s readiness for Communion was based only on one’s desire to come to the Table of the Lord, then many of the children are ready. Not so quickly little […]
God is Love…God forgives unconditionally…with no strings attached. God is always present waiting for us to experience the loving embrace of the Divine. To me, it was obvious to see God’s tenderness made visible as you lovingly held your child throughout the Rite of Reconciliation. You, are your […]
After months of preparation, our children’s first experience of Reconciliation takes place this Saturday. This is my fourth year of sacramental preparation, and quite honestly, I do feel a little anxiety as the celebration of the Sacrament draws near.