Here IS the opportunitY to bring the entire parish community together for Whole Community Catechesis. In response to requests from parishes across the country looking for practical and effective examples of Whole Community Catechesis activities that work, this big book of ideas will help Directors of Religious Education bring families together to learn about their faith. This simple format of gathering parents (or grandparents), and children together for prayer, skits, crafts, games, and activities around a specific theme requires a commitment of less than two hours per activity. Cost of suggested materials is minimal. Discover themes and activities for all seasons and occasions, like an Advent nativity where children and parents contribute to the scene with Scripture readings and handmade gifts for Jesus. Packed with images that keep every member of the family engaged, bring Whole Community Catechesis to life with this Big Book of Ideas!The Dove (child wearing that sign) leaves the ark and goes into another room and returns with a green leaf. ... Rainbow disk Crafts Supplies and Instructions: Ark ac Sandpaper cut into aarka shapes ac Small pieces of brown, black, ... Several prepared examples Rainbow Craft ac Color rainbow template (provided) ac Glue onto a CD Animal mask Refreshments: Jello in a variety of colors (red, orange, yellow, .
|Title||:||The Big Book of Family Gatherings for Parish Faith Formation|
|Author||:||Judy Elliott Dantzer, Kris Flechsig Myers|
|Publisher||:||Our Sunday Visitor Publishing - 2007|