Browsing the October 2016 archive of Family Program Blog

Browsing the October 2016 archive of Family Program Blog

A.C.T.S. - October 16 & 17

Posted by Ann Fons on 10/19/16

Do you know what the acronym ACTS stand for? Our Family Program families do!  It is a helpful way to remember to balance our prayers with Adoration, Contrition, Thanksgiving and Supplication. Using images and cards with descriptions of each, families taught each other what those words mean, as seen in ... Read More »

Family Program this weekend

Posted by Ann Fons on 10/13/16

Family Program meets again this weekend - October 16 and 17.  We look forward to learning about 4 aspects of a complete prayer for our Family Activity and to hearing personal witnesses from Parish Council President Bob Bluhm and Dr. Kathie Amidei on the power of prayer in their ... Read More »

Praying With Nature - October 2 & 3

Posted by Ann Fons on 10/04/16

Our Family Program theme this year is Pray Always All Ways

In honor of the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi we sent families out to Pray with Nature! St. Francis saw all of creation as a sacrament of God. It is part of our human nature to be ... Read More »

Family Program Begins - September 18 & 19

Posted by Ann Fons on 10/04/16

What great energy and spirit we enjoyed at the first week of family programs!  As a springboard for discussion, we saw a video of members of our community responding to the question, "What does prayer mean to you?"

Watch the video here:

Ongoing activities families can choose to help them ... Read More »