Faith Formation

 

Greetings in Christ! We are excited to serve you and your family this year in faith formation.

 

At Nativity of Mary, we hope to create a prayerful culture of discipleship through love and knowledge of Christ and His Church. 

 

Through prayer, fellowship, activities, and catechetical instruction, we look forward to partnering with you in the formation of your child/ren!

 

Curriculum Overview

 

  • Elementary students will be using the Spirit of Truth curriculum from Sophia Institute.

 

  • Middle school students will be using EDGE from LifeTeen.

 

  • Confirmation students will be using materials from LifeTeen.

 

All sessions will be from 6:30 - 7:45 pm every Wednesday evening throughout the school year. Please see the calendars below for more details.

 

Our Faith Formation Kick-Off will be Wednesday, October 5 from 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm. We will begin with Mass, then parents will receive an orientation while youth will meet with their catechists for introductions and activities. 

 

 

Registration Fee:  $85- 1 Child; $150 - 2 Children; $200 - Family Max.

 

For those students grades 6 -12 who desire to go deeper in their Catholic faith, Nativity of Mary is continuing to partner with St. Bonaventure for monthly opportunities for prayer, formation and fellowship. More details coming soon!

 

Elementary Faith Formation 2022-2023 Registration

Elementary Faith Formation 2022-2023 Calendar

 

Middle School Faith Formation 2022-2023 Registration

Middle School Faith Formation 2022-2023 Calendar

 

Confirmation 2022-2023 Registration

Confirmation 2022-2023 Calendar

 

Interested in Serving? 

 

K-5 Catechists Needed

We are looking for individuals who love the Catholic faith, interact well with children, and enjoy teaching. Grades span K - 5, and we would work with you to find the best fit. No experience necessary. Training provided. An overview description can be found here. 

 

Core Team Needed

We are looking for individuals who love the Catholic faith and desire to be invested in the lives of young people. Serve our middle school and/ high school students to help them encounter Christ, learn the faith, and grow in community. No experience necessary. Training provided.

 

If you are interested in either of these opportunities, please contact Emily Dalsky, Director of Evangelization and Faith Formation, at: edalsky@nativitybloomington.org. 

 

All faith formation offerings are in-person, and we will continue to pay attention to Covid-19. 

 

Teens: Hungry for More? 

LifeLine is back! Check out this flyer to participate in monthly youth gatherings held at the NET Center in West St. Paul. Evenings include Mass, Adoration, worship, talks, and fellowship. Open to all 9 - 12 graders. 

 

Looking for First Confession and First Communion Preparation? Head over to our Sacramental Preparation page to learn more! 

 

Questions, concerns, ideas? Please contact Emily Dalsky, Director of Evangelization & Faith Formation, at edalsky@nativitybloomington.org or 952.881.8671 (x8067).

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