Faith Formation/ Formación de Fe

Welcome to the Faith Formation Page!!/ Bienvenidos a la página de Formación de la Fe!!

Here you can find the latest faith formation information as well as a description of all of our programs and links to their individual pages.  

Aquí podrá encontrar la información mas reciente de formación de la fe, así como una descripción de todos nuestros programas y enlaces a sus páginas individuales. 

 

OLG School/ Escuela de NSDG

2016 -2017 School year Orientation - Thursday, August 25th in the Coleman Center/ 2016-2017 Orientación - jueves 25 de agosto en el Coleman Center  

First day of School - Monday, August 29th/ Primer día de clases - lunes 29 de agosto 

 

 

Start of the Year Parent Meetings!!!/ Reuniones para el Comienzo del Año para padres!!!

We have announced our parent meetings for the beginning of the year.  It is very important that you attend this first parent meeting as you will be getting the calendar for the year and all of the information regarding the program.  The following dates are when the parent meetings are scheduled for each program.

Hemos anunciado nuestras reuniones de padres de familia para el comienzo del año. Es muy importante que asista a esta primera reunión de padres de familia a medida que va a recibir el calendario para el año y toda la información relacionada con el programa. Las siguientes fechas son cuando están programadas las reuniones de padres para cada programa .

Sunday Preschool - Sunday, September 18th in Room 1 following the 9:30am Mass

1st Year Parent Meeting (Grades 1-8) - Tuesday, August 23rd 6pm in Spanish and 7:30pm in English in the Coleman Center

Communion Parent Meeting (Grades 1-8) - Tuesday, August 16th 6pm in Spanish and 7:30pm in English in the Coleman Center

Edge Parent Meeting (Grades 6-8) - Tuesday, September 6 6:00pm-7:00pm in the Coleman Center

Confirmation 1&2 (Grades 9-12) - Thursday, September 1st 7:00pm-8:30pm in the Coleman Center

If you have any questions about these parents meetings please contact Stephanie Ruiz (Grades 1-5) or Ray Hernandez (Grades 6-12).

 

Domingo Preescolar - domingo, 18 de septiembre en el salón #1 después de la Misa de 9:30am

Estudiantes en el Primer Año de Comunión (grados 1-8) – martes, 23 de agosto en el Centro Coleman sesión en Español a las 6:00pm; sesión en Inglés a las 7:30pm

Estudiantes del Segundo Año de Comunión (grados 1-8) – martes, 16 de agosto en el Centro Coleman sesión en Español a las 6:00pm; sesión en Inglés a las 7:30pm

Edge (grados 6-8) – martes, 6 de septiembre en el Centro Coleman 6:00pm – 7:00pm (los estudiantes deben estar presentes con sus padres)

Confirmación 1 y 2 (grados 9-12) – jueves, 1º de septiembre en el Centro Coleman 7:00pm (los candidatos deben estar presentes también)

Si usted tiene alguna pregunta sobre estas reuniones de padres favor de comunicase con Stephanie Ruiz (grados 1-5) o Ray Hernandez (grados 6-12).

 

WE STILL ARE IN NEED OF VOLUNTEERS for our Faith Formation programs 2016-2017/ TODAVÍA ESTAMOS NECESITANDO VOLUNTARIOS para nuestros programas de Formación de Fe 2016-2017:

8 Catechists for Tuesdays 6:00-7:30pm for grades 5-8 (various levels)
11 Catechist aides for Tuesdays 6:00-7:30pm for grades 5-8 (various levels)
7 Catechists for Wednesdays 5:00-6:30pm for grades 1-5 (various levels)
6 Catechists aides for Wednesdays 5:00-6:30pm for grades 1-5 (various levels) 

Do you hear “THE CALL” to giving 2-3 hours a week to share your Catholic faith and talent with these students?  As mandated by our local bishop, all volunteers must be fingerprinted and receive safe environment training prior to starting your ministry.

Please call the Faith Formation office at 562-691-2104 for further information.

 

8 Catequistas para los martes 6:00-7:30 p.m. para grados 5º hasta 8° (varios niveles)
11 Ayudantes de Catequistas para los martes de 6:00-7:30 p.m. para grados 5º hasta 8° (varios niveles)
7 Catequistas para los miércoles de 5:00-6:30 p.m. para grados 1º hasta 5º (varios niveles)
6 Ayudantes de Catequistas para los miércoles de 5:00-6:30 p.m. para grados 1º hasta 5º (varios niveles)

¿Ha escuchado “EL LLAMADO” a dar 2-3 horas por semana para compartir su fe Católica y Talentos con nuestros niños/jóvenes? Necesitamos voluntarios que hablen y entiendan bien ingles. De acuerdo con los reglamentos del obispo, todos los voluntarios deben tomarse sus huellas y recibir un entrenamiento de Medio Ambiente Seguro antes de empezar en su ministerio.

Por favor llamen a la Oficina de Formación de la Fe a 562-691-2104 para más información.

 

 

OLG Faith Formation Programs/ Programas de Formación de Fe en NSDG

Please click on the title of the program to go to that page./ Por favor, haga clic en el título del programa para ir a esa página.

Preschool (ages 3-5)/Preescolar (edades de 3-5)

Our preschool program is on Sundays from 9:30-10:30am in Maria Goretti Room (Room 1) in the school building.  For more information, contact Stephanie Ruiz

First Communion (Grades 1-5)/ Primera Comunión (grados 1-5)

This is at least a two-year process that includes classroom instruction, Days of Reflection, Masses, and retreats.  Classes meet on either Tuesday evenings from 6:00-7:30pm or Wednesdays from 5:00-6:30pm.  For more information, contact Stephanie Ruiz.

 

First Communion (Grades 6-8)

This is at least a two-year process that includes small group discussions, prayer experiences, classroom instruction, Days of Reflection, Masses, and retreats.  Classes meet on Tuesday evening from 6:00-7:30pm in the Coleman Center.  For more information, contact Ray Hernandez.

 

Post Communion (Grades 3-5)

Faith Formation does not end once the sacrament is received!! These classes are for those who received their communion and continue to come for classroom instruction, prayer experiences, and Masses.  Classes meet on Tuesday evening from 6:00-7:30pm.  For more information, contact Stephanie Ruiz.

 

Edge (Grades 6-8)

Edge is our Junior High Faith Formation Program.  It includes large group activities, small group discussions, prayer experiences, Masses, and retreats all in a non-classroom format.  Sessions meet on Tuesday evening from 6:00-7:30pm in the Coleman Center.  For more information, contact Ray Hernandez.

 

Confirmation (Grades 9-12)

Confirmation is at least a two-year process and includes classroom sessions, large group sessions, prayer experiences, Masses, and retreats.  Sessions meet on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:30pm.  For more information, contact Ray Hernandez

 

Life Teen (Grades 9-12)

Life Teen is our High School Faith Formation program that is for ALL High School students whether or not they participate in our Confirmation Program.  Life Teen includes Life Nights, which meet on Sundays after the 5:30pm Mass.  These evenings include large group games and activities, a talk on a particular topic, small group discussions, and prayer experiences.  We also have beach bonfires, bowling trips, movie nights, service opportunities, and Bible Studies throughout the year.  Life Teen also takes teens to various conferences throughout the year such as: Inspiration (Day at Magic Mountain ending with Mass and Adoration in the park), Youth Day (Day conference with speakers, Mass, music, and fun in February), OCYC (day conference with speakers, Mass, music and fun in April).  

 

R.C.I.A (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults)

Please contact Celeste Dowling (English) or Gregorio Morales (Spanish) for more information.