Walking with Jesus     
             Readings for Sixth Sunday of  Easter       
                               May 9, 2021  
                   “Unconditional Love!”                                                                                                            Reading 1: Acts 10:25-26, 34-35, 44-48
                                                                      Responsorial Psalm 98:1, 2-3, 3-4
                                                                               Reading 11: 1John 4:7-10
                                                                               Gospel: John 15: 9-17
Opening Prayer
Dear God,
Open our hearts to hear
your word in the readings today.
Amen
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Reflection This Week

Closing Prayer
Dear God, 
Jesus showed us how to love one another.
Help us to love one another.
Amen
                                             Material from Sermon4kids https://sermons4kids.com/
Word Search     https://sermons4kids.com/love_each_other_wordsearch.htm?fromSermonId=505                                  
         Happy Mother’s Day
 
We heard in the readings today that we should love one another like God and Jesus loved.
 
Remember to tell your mother that you love her and remember to also show her that you love her.
 
Here is a link if you would like to color her a picture. https://sermons4kids.com/mothersday_colorpg.htm?fromSermonId=368
 
 
VBS for 2021                           
Lava Lava Luau
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More information to come
The program will be Keeping cool when things get Hot!
We will learn that emotions are like a force of nature, but with God’s help,                     we can learn to take control of our emotions before a storm hits!
                  Looking for adult and youth volunteers, if interested or would                           like more information, please email                                                                                                                   Annemarie.dirndorfer@archbalt.org             
   
              Faith Formation 2020-2021See the source image

Faith Formation will be on Sunday mornings, mid September to Easter. During the gathering we will work on Finding Faith in Life. The gatherings will be centered around the Bible with looking up, engaging in, and discovering deeper connection from the Scripture to Church teachings.

Registration Form FF-registration-2021-2022

Calendar 2021-2022 coming soon
 
                       Student Ministry 2020-2021
                           6th grade and older
 
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Student Ministry will meet on Wednesday evenings for grades 6 to 8th graders. The gatherings will be making connections between the Catholic Faith and everyday life. We will work as a community on service, developing friendships and building our Catholic identity to inspire us to be more involved in the Church’s mission.
Registration Form SM-registration-2021-2022 
Calendar 2020-2021 coming soon
 
   
                                 Confirmation           See the source image
 
Confirmation is a Sacrament of Initiation in the Church. Confirmation allows us to be marked with the seal of the Holy Spirit
 
                      Confirmation for 2021-2022
 

Confirmation is for high schoolers that are in 9th grade or older, who have been in two consecutive years of Faith Formation either in Catholic private school, Faith Formation, or a homeschool setting. The gatherings are on Wednesday nights. The gatherings will invite and draw the youth into the Lord’s most powerful message to give witness to mercy with their lives!

Calendar 2020-2021  coming soon
 
 
 
 
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The children of our parish are going to be receiving their First Communion in the coming weeks. Please keep these families and children in your prayers as they start to receive the Blessed Sacrament.
 

   

       First Reconciliation and First Communion

Communion is a Sacrament of Initiation in the Church. The Eucharist is our nourishment and strength for our daily lives.

 

Preparation for First Reconciliation and First Eucharist is for children in 2nd grade an older who have been in two consecutive years of Faith Formation either in Catholic private school, Faith Formation, or a homeschool setting. We will be using Saint Mary’s Press, Go and Seek.