Inter-Parish Religious Formation
Serving St. Joseph and St. Mary since 1984404 West Lawrence Street, Appleton, WI 54911
Telephone 920-738-7413, Fax 920-734-0227, Email: email@example.com
Make-up Parent meeting
Jan. 15, 5:30-6:30 PM
letter of affirmation to
First Eucharist Enrollment
(Parents and Child):
First Eucharist Parent / Child
education night and pot-luck:
Parent(s) and child share a meal, discussions, and do a project
that helps them better understand Eucharist.
Please be prompt so that you child does not miss something fun.
First Eucharist blessing weekend
and first meeting with mentor,
Children are blessed by their parent(s) during Mass. They
are assigned a volunteer mentor, a member of their parish who will pray
for them, praise them for what they have learned about Eucharist, and
encourage them in the final stages of preparation. Parents will be
within eyesight of their children during the mentor / child meetings.
Meeting with mentor: The child completes the First Eucharist lessons and has a second meeting with a mentor between March 3 and April 15.
First Eucharist Retreat:
Children attend a
3 hour retreat - fun learning activities, snacks, and practice.
Parents join us for the last 45 minutes.
Parents write a
letter of affirmation
First Eucharist Candidate (Parents please review this 2 weeks prior to
First Eucharist: At all parish Masses, April 27-28 (except 6:30 PM Mass at St. Joseph). Parents may choose a different date, in consultation with the parish schedule.