During 2017–2018, we will look at the practical effects of the Sacraments of Initiation in the lives of our families. We are currently examining the Sacrament of Confirmation.
Click here to download our family guide for the current theme, Confirmation–Flesh & Spirit.
Each evening begins at 6 p.m. with light hors d’oeuvres and drinks, followed by a presentation at 6:30. Small group discussions round out the evening.
The nursery will be available. Visit the Taste & See page for updates and links to past series.
A new year is coming. Plan to grow healthy spiritually and physically with Light Weigh, a 12–week Bible study DVD series to enable those who struggle with food or other temptations to find freedom in Christ. Grow closer to God, and learn about your Catholic faith. We will meet Thursdays at 7 p.m. starting on Jan. 4 in the School Library. Contact Pat at firstname.lastname@example.org or 303.798.8188 to order your materials or ask questions about this life-changing program.
Tuesdays, Jan. 16 to Mar. 14
6:30-8:00 p.m. in the School Library
We all need a plan for our money. Financial Peace University is that plan! It teaches God’s way of handling money. Receive a discounted registration fee of $109 when you register through this link: www.fpucentral.com/classes/1052035/registration.
Try one free session to see what it’s all about! Contact Ann Johnston at email@example.com to learn more.
Small Group Retreat
Tuesdays, Jan. 30 to Apr. 3
Deepen your faith and explore the spirituality of St. Faustina, St. Therese, and St. Ignatius during the upcoming Lenten season. This 10-week journey is based on the popular book by Fr. Michael Gaitley, MIC, and is a great preparation for Easter and Divine Mercy Sunday.
March 2–4 at the El Tesoro Retreat Center, $370/couple
Join us for a special time to renew your marriage and yourselves, and to invite God into union with you and your spouse, all in a lovely, unique mountain cabin. Register online at https://membership.faithdirect.net/events/details/1339.
Contact Linda at firstname.lastname@example.org.
First Saturday of each month, 10:00 a.m.
Prayer with fellow parishioners for respect for human life and an end to persecution of Christians around the world. We will meet every first Saturday of the month at 10 a.m. at Bega Park to pray the Rosary and the Divine Mercy Chaplet.
Are you celebrating your 25th Anniversary in 2018? If so, please join us for a reception hosted by the DCJM at the rectory. RSVP to Linda Sherman at email@example.com or 720.502.3320.
Register today for all St. Mary faith formation programs!
Choose from the links below to learn more:
- Bethlehem Family Sacramental Preparation (Grades 1-4)
- Confirmation Preparation (Grades 6-12)
- Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA)
- Nazareth Elementary Youth Ministry (Grades K-4)
- Nazareth Middle School Youth Ministry (Grades 5-8)
- Emmaus High School Youth Ministry (Grades 9-12)
September 11–21, 2018
Register with deposit by March 15
Who is Jesus? Where was he born? Where was he crucified?
Join Fr. Javier and fellow parishioners as we walk where Jesus walked. More than a trip, this is a pilgrimage to increase your faith. Visit Bethlehem and celebrate Mass in the Manger Chapel. Visit Nazareth and the Annunciation Church. Take a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee. Walk the Via Dolorosa in Jerusalem. And much more, with Mass, prayer and time for personal reflection each day.
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Register at https://membership.faithdirect.net/events/details/1411.
For more information, please contact Linda at the parish office at 303.798.8506 or firstname.lastname@example.org.