Adult Faith Enrichment Mission:
Through prayer and the power of the Holy Spirit, the Adult Faith Enrichment Committee prays, shares faith, and initiates parish activities to deepen our relationship with Christ.
To learn about current and upcoming groups on Women Deacons, Spiritual and Biblical studies, Faith Sharing groups, Engaging Spirituality, Sacred Conversations on Race, Education for Action: Black and White Churches Building Coalitions Against Racism or Roc/ACTS or JustFAITH programs on Church teachings on social issues, i.e. poverty, immigration, incarceration, restorative justice, climate change, racism and more, call Dr. Deni Mack at 388 0040 x314. Deni also has information on our annual Mass of Remembrance, our annual Advent Evening of Prayer, Parish Retreat and forums.
Visit our parish library in the parish living room, browze & borrow, sign out, ENJOY and return.
Visit our pamphlet racks in church foyer; borrow magazines and return and share your own St Anthony's Messenger, America, Commonweal and Sojourner magazines.
- Small groups meet in homes and church at various times of the day and evening. For information on applying scripture to life resources or to join or start a group, please call Deni (585) 388-0040 x314
- The scripture reflection guide Sunday by Sunday is used by many of our groups to broaden our application of faith on today's issues. Look for them in the pamphlet rack in the church foyer.
- Ignatian Spiritual Exercises: This 30 week immersion into scripture includes one-on-one prayer guides and weekly group teaching on prayer. Click here for more information.
- JustFAITH is a 30 week course in Catholic Social Teaching, applying Scripture and the life of Jesus to today's realities. Contact Deni at (585) 388-0400 x314.
Activities this Ministry Sponsors
- pamphlet rack
- Parish Mission/retreat
- small groups (scripture/prayer)
Number of Committee Members
- Adult Seminars
- Advent Evening of Prayer
- Engaging Spirituality
- Ignatian Spiritual Exercises
- Just Faith
- Pamphlet racks
- Parish Missions/Retreat
- Small groups (scripture/prayer)
Committee meets in the daytime; see bulletin or call contacts
Special Talents Desired
Commitment Expected of Members
- Liaison to publish website
- Adult educational foresight
- Public relations work
- Computer lay-out
- Graphic design
- Library work
AFE chair is Marita Vanderveer
Secretary is Louise Irmer
Librarians are Louise Irmer and Annie Benner
- Approx. 2 hr. each month
- Planning / promotion adult faith enrichment