As disciples we are called to make Christ present in the world through the Body of Christ, the Church
FORMING FAITH TOGETHER SUMMER UPDATE
REGISTRATION for 2021-22 SEASON is UNDERWAY
Open Registration: August 1st through September 15th
Contact FaithFormationOfc@srb-chicago.org for formation options available & registration link
CELEBRATE MASS IN PERSON!
Saturdays @ 5pm – or – Sundays @10am
(masks optional for fully vaccinated; masks required for children 12yrs and younger)
FAITH IN ACTION DAYS:
Faith in Action Days are opportunities for families, especially families with children preparing to receive a sacrament, to make Christ more present in our world. Using the Works of Mercy and our Social Justice teachings as our templates, each month new opportunities will be offered to share Christ’s love and compassion in the world.
Saturday August 14th 9:00am to 1:00pm
CARE OF CREATION: SUMMER CHALLENGE IS ON!
Friends of the Chicago River is extending their annual Chicago River Day and challenge neighborhoods to join their efforts in the Litter Free Chicago Project.
Families of all ages, especially those with children entering grades 7 & 8 are invited to CLEAN UP the HOOD on Saturday August 14th from 9am to 1pm.
We will gather in the back parking lot of the SRB campus to form teams, and select areas to work. Bring your own gloves, water bottles, and dress for the weather.
Teams will reassembly in the back parking lot at 1:00pm to consolidate collected litter for appropriate disposal and celebrate our efforts.
Reservations are required.
Contact Sacraments@srb-chicago.org to register.
SATURDAY AUGUST 28TH from 12:00p to 5:00pm
Greater Chicago Food Depository – Repack Event
We will gather in the back parking lot of the SRB campus for a 12p departure; we will caravan to the GCFD warehouse. Where we will complete the task assigned for that event. We will return to the SRB campus at approximately 5pm
RSVP to Sacraments@srb-chicago.org is required. Limited space available for 8 children and 2 adults
FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 24TH 7:00-8:30PM
FAITH FORMATION for FAMILIES – OPENING EVENT
Families gather in Kernaghan hall for our opening potluck gathering. Each family is asked to bring an item to share. This is a time to get to know one another and begin our journey in faith.
SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 25TH 9:30-11:30AM
FAITH FORMATION for CHILDREN – OPENING EVENT
Faith Formation for Children families gather at the beginning of the season to greet each other, meet this season’s catechist team and enjoy a light breakfast. Catechists then escort their disciples and their parents to the school for an orientation of what’s to expect this season.
BLESSINGS ON THE JOURNEY!
RESOURCES for PARENTS
Teaching Personal Safety: Real World & Online
FORMING FATIH TOGETHER RESOURCES
Our Faith Formation Team
Reverend Neil Fackler – Pastor
Mr. Bill Frere – Deacon
Mrs. MaryEllen Casselman- Catechetical Leader
Ms. Damary Madera – Administrative Assistant
Adult Volunteers of the Parish with Faith Formation Parents – Catechist Team
St. Robert Bellarmine – Faith Formation Office
4646 N. Austin Avenue Chicago, IL 60630
Phone: 773-286-0956 / Fax: 773-777-2770