Children’s Faith Formation News

Important Dates

Tuesday, January 9 6:30 pm
First Penance Class for Parents & Children

Tuesday, January 16 7:00 pm
Reception of First Penance – in church

Saturday, January 27 following 4 pm Mass
Pasta Dinner – Murphy Hall

Ongoing Activities

Children’s Liturgy

Every Sunday from October – June at the 10:30 am. Mass children in grades K – 4 are invited to participate in Children’s Liturgy of the Word. Children are dismissed from the church and go with leaders to have the scriptures read and explained to them so that they will understand. Parents are welcome to attend with their children.

SUNDAY FAITH FORMATION CLASSES:

These classes are held throughout the school year using the Webster Central School District calendar. Classes are for children who are in 1st grade –5th grade in Public School.

Sunday Program is a more traditional model of Faith Formation with the children in classrooms with their teachers.

Classes are held between our Sunday Masses, from 9:30 am. – 10:20 am., Classes begin September 24 2017

There are also 3 mandatory Saturday sessions. (Dates to be determined)

The fee is $60.00 per child or $120.00 maximum per family (3 or more children ).

Registration Form Registration Form


PREPARATION FOR FIRST EUCHARIST

Children in Grade Two who have completed 1st Grade Faith Formation, and who have completed the First Penance Pro- gram, will begin their preparation to receive First Eucharist in April of 2018.

Sessions begin on:
Tuesday, April 10th at 6:30 pm for children and parents.

PARENT ONLY SESSIONS:
Tuesday, April 17th & Tuesday, April 24th at 6:30 pm

RETREAT FOR CHILDREN:
Saturday, April 28th at 10:0 am – Noon

RECEPTION OF FIRST EUCHARIST:
Saturday, May 5th at 11:00 am. OR Saturday, May 12th at 11:00 am. Families may choose which date works best for them.

Children must be registered for this program. If your child attends school in a Catholic School, they will be preparing and receiving the Sacrament of First Eucharist here at Holy Trinity Parish. Children and parents are expected to attend all of the above sessions.


CHILDREN’S HOLY HALF-HOUR

Begins on: Sunday, November 5th from 3:30 pm. – 4:00 pm. This time of prayer is especially designed for children ages 3 years old – 10 years old. Spend some time with Jesus! We are looking for someone who would like to play the piano for us at our HOLY HALF-HOUR – the music is not difficult, so if you are blessed with the gift of playing the piano, please come and help us worship and praise Jesus on Nov. 5th. Call the Faith Formation Office if you would love to play for us!