Adult Faith Formation

Current Events

Advent Conversations

Tuesdays in Advent | 7pm Via Zoom
Beginning December 1st

Each week. we will explore our Advent scriptures while also drawing from the wisdom of our tradition. We will meet via Zoom Video Chat. Email justin@stmichaelcanton.org for the Zoom link and a "preview" of each week's conversation.

More Faith Groups and Bible Studies

To register for any group, or to open your faith group to others in the parish, please contact Justin Huyck at (330) 492-3119, ext. 218 or justin@stmichaelcanton.org

MONDAYS

Men’s Breakfast – First Monday of the Month, 7:30am - Currently Suspended due to COVID-19

Meets at Buehler’s for breakfast and to explore the Sunday readings and connect them to daily life.

Men’s Fellowship – Monday Evening (1st/3rd of month), 6:30pm – Via Zoom

Learning, discussion, and fellowship – currently using the United States Catholic Catechism for Adults – a reader-friendly version of the longer Catechism, with Church teaching, saints, and more. (Book Cost: $20, which can be purchased after beginning)

Women’s Bible Study - Currently Suspended Due to COVID-19

WEDNESDAYS

Women’s Book Study – Alternating Wednesdays, 9:15-10:30am - Via Zoom

Daily life takes a toll in energy, time, and effort. What we need is sanctuary, a place and space that allows us to reflect, rejuvenate, and restore. Recently, we have been reading and discuss Terry Hershey’s book, Sanctuary: Creating a Space for Grace in Your Life, which not only defines what sanctuary is but why we need it, where we can find it, and how we can create it. Book Cost: $17, purchased after registering.

Spirits and Spirituality - Young Adults in 20's and 30's

 CLICK HERE FOR MORE ABOUT SPIRITS AND SPIRITUALITY

RCIA - Are You Thinking About Becoming Catholic?

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults

ARE YOU THINKING ABOUT BECOMING CATHOLIC?

Start the conversation by contacting Fr. Benson Okpara or Justin Huyck at (330) 492-3119, frbenson@stmichaelcanton.org, or justin@stmichaelcanton.org  CLICK HERE FOR MORE


 

Additional Opportunities in Stark County

Due to COVID-19 precautions, many organizations are suspending upcoming events. 

 

Opportunities in the Diocese and Region

 

 

Additional Online Resources

St. Michael Homepage

The best way to connect to current online St. Michael Masses, additional prayer experiences, our catalogue of Musical Meditations, and more.

St Michael Facebook page

For videos, articles, and other items that can provide inspiration for your day, and help you grow deeper in faith. It's also a great way to keep in touch with what's going on at St. Michael's!

Diocese of Youngstown Online Courses 

A listing of the Religious Education Certification Opportunities for Catechists and Teachers is available on Catechist Cafe.  Core courses, general courses, parish-sponsored, college/university-hosted, and other regional organizations are included in the list of online and onsite sessions. Visit catechistcafe.weebly.com, hover on “For Catechists” for “Catechist Courses.”

CTNY on YouTube (Catholic Television Network of Youngstown): 

A great resource collecting current and past programs from CTNY - include the award-winning Wineskins (WILB AM Canton 1060/WILB FM 94.5 Canton at 9:30 a.m. and 9:00 p.m) and on YouTube
 


 

Book - United States Catholic Catechism for AdultsFEATURED ONLINE RESOURCE

The U.S. Catholic Catechism for Adults is now available - for free - online. This book, developed by the U.S. bishops and approved by the Vatican, is an easy-to-read adaptation of the Catechism of the Catholic Church. It also includes great features like biographies of saints, questions for discussion and reflection, quotes for meditation, and prayers.

Take a look at the book by clicking here.

 

 

 

 

 

ADULT FAITH FORMATION EVENTS, GROUPS, AND SERIES:

Adult Faith Formation - Main Page (Speakers, Retreats, and Seasonal Parish Series) 

Spirits and Spirituality (For Adults in their 20's and 30's)

 

ADULT FAITH FORMATION PAST EVENTS AND RESOURCES

CONTACT:
 
Justin Huyck
Pastoral Associate,
Adult Faith Formation
(330) 492-3119, ext 218