Commission/Re-imagining Committee (CRC)

The SIJ Commission established the Reimagining Committee to Gather data and conduct research to assist in the planning and implementation of the 2020-2021 SIJ Faith Formation Program.

Accomplishments (April – July)

  • Surveyed SIJ Commission leaders and met with over 50 catechists
  • Conversation with Father Jose: Virtual program with catechist/student sessions
  • Selected a new curriculum (K-8): Loyola Press “Finding God/Encontrando a Dios”
  • Finalized the program calendar (Start: Week of September 13th)
  • Produced our first YouTube video!
  • Conversation with Father Son and Catechists!

From Planning to Implementation: OUR TEAMS

CRC Planning Team

“Faith is what gets you started. Hope is what keeps you going.
Love is what brings you to the end.”
Mother Angelica

From Planning to Implementation: PLANNING

FAITH FORMATION CALENDARS

For the Family and Catechist

CATECHIST KICKOFF

Livestream event to bring catechists together for the beginning of our Faith Formation 2020-2021 Season.

FAMILY WELCOME SESSION

Livestream event to provide information to families about our new Faith Formation Model including policies, guidelines for learning & teaching with Catechist support.

ADVENT & LENT

Fun, interactive, Livestream family events.
Currently researching options for implementation of these events.

CIRCLE OF GRACE

This program will be facilitated by parents during a home lesson.
Instructions and materials will be provided to parents prior to January 24, 2021

END OF YEAR FAMILY SESSION

This session will be a celebration of our new Family Model Faith Formation and will include a program evaluation.