Pumpkin Decorating!

Confirmation I – Pumpkin Decorating Service Project! October 25, 2018 @ 7:15 pm During class this Thursday, our Confirmation I students will be participating in our annual Pumpkin Decorating service project for the residents at LifeCare in Stoneham.  This is a great example of how much fun it can be to brighten up the day of nursing home residents who may not have many moments of joy in their life. ALL Confirmation I students should bring a 6-8 inch pumpkin to class on Thursday to decorate for the residents at LifeCare. The smaller pumpkins sold for pies work best. In … Continue reading

First Confirmation II Class on Sunday!

Dear Parents, Our first Confirmation II class is tomorrow in Our Lady of Providence Hall. The class is scheduled to start at 7 pm and is 60 minutes long. My intention is to end the class on time. However, it may run over depending on how long it takes the group to settle down and start paying attention.  If it looks like we will be running over, I will send a text to let you know. Like last year, I am not not assigning candidates to specific tables or groups. We have 114 candidates registered for Confirmation II, and there … Continue reading

Confirmation Commitment Rite

Sunday, October 14th during the 6 pm Mass Dear Parents, This Sunday, our Confirmation candidates will begin their sacramental preparation with a Rite of Welcoming at the 6 pm Mass. This is the first of three critical milestones that will mark your child’s progress in the journey towards Confirmation. In order for your child to participate in this rite, one parent must be present to commit to supporting him or her during this time. I will have pews reserved at the front of the Church for each candidate and ONE parent to sit. If you arrive late to Church and … Continue reading