It's August and the gears are beginning to crank as we get ready to move into the new Catechetical year. Registration, mailings, permission forms, book orders, calendar planning, etc....there is so much to do!
Planning can be a collaborative effort as well with other ministries in your parish, among parishes in your PCA and in the region. Last year, we began to think collaboratively as many of the regional CL's worked to plan some catechetical regional events for adults and for the youth. As you plan your calendar, please keep in mind these dates.
& deacons, to CL's,catechists, youth ministers and all of their spouses....we couldn't do this ministry without all of the time and talent that everyone gives so generously. Our end of the year dinner is a time to celebrate all of these gifts and talents and give thanks to everyone. Let's celebrate our ministry and all those involved.
This month's packet of information is found below. Please share the workshop flyers with your parish members. There are several Level I and II courses being offered in the region.
that I hope you take the time to read. Finally, the closing video to the prayer shows all the names of all those in the Eastern Region who have dedicated their lives to a consecrated life. I made postcards with
In this month's packet, you will find flyers for Google workshops in our region, our own Eastern Region Catechetical retreat (you can invite catechists, rcia leaders, etc), and much more! Click "Read More" to expand this blog post if the entire post is not showing. You will find a listing of all the documents from the October meeting with notations under each link.
If you are viewing the shortened version of this post, the "Read More" link is found below on the right hand side, just under the divider line.
Please complete this form for the 2017-18 year so that I may have information to share with other CLs who are looking for retreats. This saves MUCH time since our office as a whole has decreased in man-hours. ONLY CLs have access to the retreat listings.
To see the retreats that have been added to the list, click the Retreat Listings link. The link will require permission to access. Please request access. (I have given permission to all CL email addresses. You may still need to request access though)
Previous Weekly Updates
June 23, 2017 Update
June 2017 Meeting
June 2, 2017 Update
May 5, 2017 Update
April 17, 2017 Update
April 3, 2017 Autism Week
March 2017 Meeting
December 2016 Meeting
October 2016 Meeting
September 2016 Meeting