Religious Education

  “YOU ARE A MEMBER OF THE BODY OF CHRIST!”

         

ADULT RELIGIOUS EDUCATION: As we approach the start of the New Ecclesiastical year and consider the theme of You are a member of the Body of Christ!” we each have an opportunity to participate in Adult Religious Education.  Educational offerings emphasize flexibility so that each of us can participate throughout the year. Options include:

TUESDAY MORNING:

  • Men’s Spiritual Discussion Group (September 20 – December 6): Join us on Tuesdays between 7 – 8 am for a spiritual discussion with Father Lou. We will focus on how we can be and can become “Men of God”.
  • Women’s Spiritual Discussion Group (September 20 – December 6): Join us on Tuesdays between 10:30 -11:30 am for a spiritual discussion with Diakonissa Brittany Kearns. Baby-sitting will be provided per request. Please email Alina at alina@stcatherinechurch.org if you need baby-sitting and please specify the age of the child (ren) that need to be babysat.

WEDNESDAY EVENING FELLOWSHIP NIGHTS:

5:00pm Supplication Service

5:35pm Dinner (Bring your own)

6:00 – 7:00pm Adult Classes

SELF PACED:

  •      Spiritual Journal: We will all be encouraged to keep our own Spiritual Journals to record our thoughts, questions, and         observations in our own walks with Christ.  Weekly topics related to the Gospels will be provided beginning in Septem-                   ber. Also, the journal can be used as a means for your own reflection throughout the year. The Spiritual Journals nec-            essary for the Adult Education are available in the bookstore  for $15.
  •       School of the Seventy: A self-directed adult Orthodox education program sponsored by St. Luke the Evangelist Ortho           dox Church in Palos Hills, IL. This wonderful book and podcast program allows you to explore Orthodox topics at your        `          own pace and to suit your own interests. For information please see the website:www.70school.blogspot.com