Gathered By Grace
What is Gathered By Grace?
Gathered By Grace is an intergenerational gathering that will deepen our understanding of the Catholic faith and challenge us to live our faith more fully. Gathered By Grace is an opportunity to get to know fellow parishioners, and deepen your relationship with Jesus Christ. The concept of lifelong learning invites each of us to continuously grow in our faith by learning and sharing with others in our community.
How does Gathered By Grace work?
We begin with a light meal, then break out into age groups (Adults, High School Youth, Middle School Youth and Children (Nursery, Pre-K & K, and Elementary by grades). Adults, youth and children experience the Word of God and discover Church teachings through the same doctrinal themes.
Who is included in the Gathered By Grace breakout sessions?
Everyone! Households without children, households with children, households with singles,
households with teens...Everyone!
Nursery - Children ages 1 - 3 years
Pre-K & Kindergarten - Children ages 4 - 5 years
Elementary - 1st - 5th Grade Children
Middle School/EDGE - 6th - 8th Grade Youth
High School - 9th - 12th Grade Youth as Small Group Leaders for children
When does Gathered By Grace meet?
Gathered By Grace will meet twice most months, on Sunday mornings following the 10:00 Mass. The dates for our 2018-2019 gatherings are:
- October 7
- October 21
- November 4
- November 18
- December 2
- January 6
- January 20
- February 3
- February 17
- March 3
- March 17
- April 7
- April 28
How can I register for Gathered By Grace?
Families with Middle School youth or Elementary children can register on our
family Gathered By Grace form.
Adults, who are not registering youth or children, can sign up on our Adult Gathered By Grace Form.
Contact the parish office, 595-0385, ext. 116, if you need additional assistance.
Fees for Gathered By Grace
$25 per person for 1st grade through adults (children 5 and under are free)
Total fees for faith formation (Gathered By Grace, EDGE, & Life Teen) and sacramental preparation (1st Penance, 1st Eucharist, and Confirmation) combined will not exceed $150 per family.
We ask families to pay what they can, when they can.
If you prefer to make periodic payments, feel free to do so via E-Giving or personal check.
Scholarships are also available on a case-by-case basis. Please contact Cristy Barton for more information.
What should I bring?
All materials will be provided at our sessions. Resources for continuing your faith journey at home will be made available.
Why is Gathered By Grace exciting?
- The whole family comes at the same time
- We share a meal with fellow parishioners
- Program meets twice most months
- Something for everyone
- Great way to get to know fellow parishioners
- We grow in faith together