8/13/13 Christian Formation Minutes
Christian Formation Meeting Minutes
August 13, 2013
Present: Jan Sullivan, Chair
S.M. Gemma Therese, Director of Religious Education
Lori VanBuren, Liaison to Pastoral Council
Excused: Michelle Kast, Secretary, Jane Watry
Opening Prayer: The meeting was opened with the Hail Mary.
Minutes: The May 14, 2013 minutes were approved with no changes noted.
Confirmation(Tues. 5/21 @ 7:00 pm) Confirmation went well at St. Katharine Drexel in Beaver Dam.
VBS- (7/30-8/1) VBS was very nice. There was an average of 8 kids each night, with about 10 children total. There was a discussion held on the timing and options for VBS to get more involvement.
Word for Children- This is on hold for now. There are not the numbers of kids at church to run this program. This will be re-evaluated as the year goes on.
Religious Ed Director Report– Sister Gemma reviewed her report. Items covered included but were not limited to CCD registration, Teacher report, RCIC, Dodge County Mission with Fr. Crosby, Summer RCIA. See report dated 8/13/13 for additional details.
Fun Night- Halloween Fun Night was discussed. We will find out the date for Trick or Treating and plan from there.
St. John Bosco Youth Day- Youth Day is being held this year on Saturday, October 5th at Holy Hill. Information will be available for anyone who wants to go.
Next Committee Meeting: 6:30pm, September 3, 2013
Agenda Items: Religious Ed, Fun Night, St. John Bosco
Submitted by Lori Van Buren