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FAITH FORMATION - ABOUT OUR MINISTRY

Thank you for your interest in Faith Formation at Good Shepherd! Our goal is to provide quality, engaging programs for all ages, including opportunities for the entire family to share and grow in faith together.


Registration for the 2014-2015 school year

(Registration period March 2014 - June 30, 2014)

Announcement about FCPS Monday Schedule click here

Registration is currently Closed while we finalize class placements.

Class rosters will be posted in the RE Hallway beginning August 10.

Registration will re-open from Sunday, August 17 through Sunday, August 24 (for selected classes based on whether space is available. As of 7/15/2014 most K-6, MS and HS classes are full.)

 

Grades K-6 (English)
Our K-6 program is a weekly classroom format that includes special events throughout the year. Classes meet for one hour. Families have the option to choose Sunday or Monday sessions.

 

 

Middle School (Grades 7 - 8)
Our Middle School program is also a weekly classroom format with one hour classes. The 8th grade curriculum includes preparation for the Sacrament of Confirmation which is received in the Fall of 9th grade. Families have a choice of Sundays or Thursdays for Middle School classes.

High School
High School programs include Youth Group and Faith Formation activities. High School classes meet weekly in a classroom format. (See Youth Ministry page.)

Adult Faith Formation
RCIA - for anyone interested in becoming Catholic, or for Catholics who have not yet completed the Sacraments of Initiation (Baptism, Eucharist, Confirmation).

Other - watch our bulletin for a wide variety of Adult Faith Formation opportunities such as Bible Studies, Church History talks, small group discussions, and more.

Our Faith Formation Team
Our Faith Formation Team is here to assist you with any questions you might have.
Please don't hesitate to give us a call.
Miguel and Joan from our awesome Faith Formation Team

Joan Sheppard
Director of Faith Formation, RCIA
joan@gs-cc.org
703-780-4055 x323

Stacy Austin
Coordinator of Religious Education, K-6 English
stacy@gs-cc.org
703-780-4055 x344

Marie Purdy
Coordinator of Religious Education, K-6 Spanish
marie@gs-cc.org
703-780-4055 x343

Rosie Driscoll
Coordinator of Middle School Faith Formation (Grades 7 and 8)
msff@gs-cc.org
703-780-4055 x330

Miguel de Angel
Director of Youth Ministry, High School Faith Formation
miguel@gs-cc.org
703-780-4055 x321

Jorge Salgado
Assoc. Director of Liturgy and Adult Sacraments, RICA
jorge@gs-cc.org
703-780-4055 x302

 

 


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8710 Mount Vernon Highway
Alexandria, Virginia 22309
Phone: (703) 780-4055
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