What piece of furniture is central to your family life? Is it a focal point to engage, to gather, to remember? Consider the dining room table it draws the family together to talk about the events of the day [family liturgy of the word], and be nourished by […]
First Communion preparation extends beyond the actual day of First Communion. Yes, it is important that children know what to do and to expect. Faith formation during this time speaks to cultivating a sense of wonder, as well as encouraging our children to actively participate at Sunday Mass. […]
Parents play a significant role preparing their child for their first experience of Eucharist. As catechist, one of my roles is to support parents during this time of faith formation. This past Sunday at SCORE class, the energy and enthusiasm of the children during class was liken to a mini-Pentecost experience. […]
Sending forth from classroom to home: a meaningful activity preparing children for their First Communion.