To getFamily Formationstarted in your parish, we strongly recommend you begin by ordering our Parish Intro Kit. This kit introduces you to all of the pieces that make up theFamily Formationprogram.
Acritical componentof the Parish Intro Kit is the "Foundations ofFamily Formation" video containing:
the history ofFamily Formation
the Church's teaching about family catechesis
the importance of parental involvement in their children's faith formation
the blessing and fruits experienced from the use of this model
In addition to the philosophy behind Family Formation, the video also walks you through the many facets of the program and explains how they can become a reality in your parish.
After you have experienced the Parish Intro Kit and have received the support of your parish priest and religious education staff and are ready to move forward, please contact our office in Minnesota at 763-757-1148 so we can help guide you through the start-up process.
The Parish Intro Kit includes:
"Foundations ofFamily Formation" video contained on a USB drive
Sample K-6 Home Lessons, K-6 Classroom Lessons, and Preschool Home Lessons
First Communion and First Reconciliation Home Lesson Booklets
Our Sabbath Scripture Book
Priest Paper Doll with Vestments
Family FormationPrayer Booklet
and more information to help you get started withFamily Formation!
Some materials are available in Spanish. Please call 763-757-1148 to request that these items be included in your Parish Intro Kit.