DIOCESAN DAY – FAMILIES AND FAITH

Saturday 22nd November 2014

 

Christ the King Voluntary Academy, Darlton Drive, Arnold, Nottingham. NG5 5JZ.
 
10am - 4pm (Cost £12 to include lunch)
 
 
 Guest Speaker
 
BISHOP JOHN SHERRINGTON
 
Auxiliary Bishop of Westminster
 
 
FORMAT FOR THE DAY
 

Format

May

Change

 

                                                                                          
                                                                                       9.30 am             Arrivals, tea and coffee

                                                                        10 am               Welcome and Opening Prayer

                                                            10.15 am           Talk by Bishop John Sherrington on Faith and the Family

                                                            11.45 am           Mass preparation

                                                            12 noon             Mass         

                                         12.40 pm           Lunch – this will be provided but please advise if you have special dietary requirements

 

                                         Market place – featuring resources and initiatives

        

 

                                                            1.30 pm            Workshop Session One

 

                                                            WORKSHOP CHOICES - CHOOSE 2

 

         1          Building Parish ‘Family’ Groups                                        Chris Robertson, St Bernadette's, Scunthorpe – Organising support groups for people within the parish

         2          Passing on Faith to Grandchildren                                    Catholic Grandparents Association - Christine and Michael Evans

         3          Ministry to Older Youth                                                   Nuturing the Faith of Young People Youth 2000/Reach4 Youth Service (The Briars Team)

         4          Supporting Marriage                                                       Marriage Care

         5          School Parish Home Link                                                 Gail Neil, Fr Martyn Hardy and Joe Hopkins

         6          Family Catechesis and Sacramental Preparation                Caroline Dollard, examples of family catechesis

         7          The Role of the Christian Family in the Modern World         'Familaris Consorto' - based on the handbook for the Modern Catholic Family Fr David Palmer and Mary Lennon

                                                                                                          (National Association of Catholic Families)

         8          Supporting Families in Loss and Bereavement                   Rev Steve Doona, how and why to set up a bereavement group

 

           

                                                            2.35 pm            Workshop Session Two

 

                                                            3.35 pm            Gather back in the hall as a large group - Evaluation forms to fill in

                                                            3.45 pm            Closing comments with prayer and reflection
 
 
 
                                                                    
                                                                         4 pm                 Departures
 
  
 

To book a place please contact: Adult Formation, Willson House, 25 Derby Road, Nottingham NG1 5AW

Telephone: 0115 9539841 or email formation@nrcdt.org.uk or visit the diocesan website:

www.nottingham-diocese.org.uk/formation.html

 
 
 
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Our Lady and St. Peter,
3 Aug 2014, 01:55