Elementary Faith Formation
Elementary Faith Development provides a structured, classroom environment for religious education for grades K through 5th grade.
Faith Formation 2017-2018
Please note for families new to St. Andrew: Welcome! Families must be registered parishioners at St. Andrew in order to enroll in any Faith Formation class (K-12) and the Home Program. New Parishioner Registration forms may be submitted along with Faith Formation registration.
Classes meet once per week on the following schedules:
- Sunday 9:30 - 10:45 a.m.; 11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
- Monday 5 p.m. - 6 p.m.; 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
- Blessing of the Animals: Join Father Bill and Bogey at the Blessing of the Animals on Saturday, October 7 at 10:00 AM in the Parish Courtyard!
- Registration began on June 1 and ended in August.
Open to children of the parish in grades K through 5th grade. Volunteers are always needed. Confirmed teens or teens preparing for Confirmation may also assist.
GRACE Program at St. Andrew
Everyone in faith formation participates in a program called GRACE that offers opportunities to be with your St. Andrew faith community in liturgy, prayer, service, formation and fellowship.
- $50.00/student/year (registration on or before August deadline)
- $70.00/student/year (registration after August deadline)
- Maximum registration fee for K - 12th is $150/family when registering by August deadline (sacramental fee excluded)
Katie Fortunato 919-362-0685 x125, or
Mike Kaufman, Parish Council Liaison,
Adult volunteers are always needed for both long-term and short-term commitments. A complete background check is required for some volunteers. Most will only need to submit references for checks.
Catechists are expected to participate in ongoing formation. The parish and diocese offer a variety of opportunities to fulfill this requirement.
Catechists are expected to participate in ongoing formation. The parish and diocese offer a variety of opportunities to fulfill this requirement. New! Visit the Catechist Classroom Blog for weekly videos and to share your ideas, comments, questions and suggestions!
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