Walking with Jesus   
Readings for the Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time     
                     Jesus is the Bread of Life!             
                               August 8, 2021  
                     Reading 1Kings 19:4-8
          Responsorial Psalm 34:2-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-9
                     Reading 2 Eph 4:30-5:2
                     Gospel: Jn 6:41-51
Opening Prayer
Dear God,
Open our hearts to hear
your word in the readings today.
Amen
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Closing Prayer
Dear God, 
Thank you of the Bread of Life, which is your Son, Jesus.
When we receive the Bread of Life it helps us
to live forever.
Thank you,
Amen
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            Looking to Volunteer
We are looking for mentors to help with the children’s programs of the parish. If you are interested or have question, please contact
Annemarie.Dirndorfer@archbalt.org
                                                           VBS
Join us August 23-August 27, 2021 from 6pm to 7:30pm in the Parish Hall for VBS, ages 4 to 11. LAVA LAVA LUAU VBS
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! We will be exploring God’s Word and learn how to apply to our lives. 
forms can be emailed back or dropped off at the ministry building (old school)
 
              Faith Formation 2021-2022See 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 2021-2022
                           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 2021-2022 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 2021-2022  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.