10/14/14 Christian Formation Minutes
Christian Formation Meeting Minutes
October 14, 2014
Jan Sullivan, Chair
S.M. Gemma Therese, Director of Religious Education
Lori VanBuren, Liaison to Pastoral Council
Excused: Jane Watry
Opening Prayer: Jan
Minutes: The September 9, 2014 minutes were approved as presented.
Youth Day – Fun, good speakers, 3 from our church attended, almost 2,000 attendees in total.
Harvest Fun Night (Saturday, Nov. 1, 5pm) – Jan will bring Harvest Bingo, Sister Gemma will post sign up sheet for this weekend’s masses, Michelle will prepare bulletin announcement, enough plates, etc on hand, bring games and a dish to pass. (It was noted that this event is the same day as the Confirmation Retreat.)
Christmas Parade (Tuesday, Dec. 2, 6:30pm) – Burk’s will provide wagon. Cookies and cocoa to follow the parade. Lori will register for the parade. In future, prepare announcement for 11/22-23 and 11/29-30 bulletins.
Christmas Program (Wednesday, Dec. 17). Trying to locate Mary and Joseph song. Milk/juice and cookies following the program.
Religious Ed Director Report – See report dated 10/14/14. Some of the items covered include: RCIA, Informational Meeting for Teachers, Adult Formation, New CD’s/DVD’s.
Next Committee Meeting: 6:30pm, November 11, 2014.
Agenda Items: Harvest Fun Night, Christmas Parade, Christmas Program
Closing Prayer – The Hail Mary was said by all
Submitted by Michelle Kast