Ignite (Catechesis – Jr. High)

Contact

Grant Guthrie
Phone: 847-907-3439

Description

This energetic faith ministry is designed for students in 7th and 8th grade.  The ministry meets Sunday evenings starting with the 4 pm Mass followed by small groups led by adult facilitators and ends at 7 pm.  Teens explore Catholic-Christian doctrine and social issues.  This junior high session begins in September and concludes in April.

Adult Volunteer Opportunities


Ignite Retreat

Schedule
2017 2018
September 17 January 7
September 24 January 21
October 1 February 11
October 14 – Ignite Retreat February 25
October 22 March 4
November 5 March 11
November 12 March 18
November 26 April 8
December 3 April 15
December 10
December 17  
7th Grade Lesson Plans
2017 2018
Date Lesson Date Lesson
September 17 Revelation
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
January 7 The Life of Jesus
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
September 24 FallFest and Service
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
January 21 Who is Jesus
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
October 1  Covenant
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
February 11 Lent
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
October 14 Ignite Lock In
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
February 25  The Gospels
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
October 22 Bible
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
March 4 The Synoptic Gospels Matthew, Mark, Luke
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
November 5 Old Testament
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
March 11  A Signs Gospel: John
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
November 12 The Beginnings: Genesis and Exodus
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
March 18 Art and Jesus
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
November 26 The Prophets
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
April 8 The Epistles
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
December 3 Reconciliation
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
April 15  Wrap-up
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
December 10  Praying with the Scriptures
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
December 17 Gifts
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout

 

8th Grade Lesson Plans
2017 2018
Date Lesson Date Lesson
September 17  Revelation
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
January 7 The Life of Jesus
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
September 24  FallFest and Service
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
January 21  Bible Study 3
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
October 1  Covenant
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
February 11  Lent
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
October 14  Ignite Lock In
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
February 25  Bible Study 4
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
October 22  Intro to Bible Study
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
March 4  Bible Study 5
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
November 5  Intro to Acts
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
March 11  Bible Study 6
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
November 12

Bible Study 1
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout

March 18

Bible Study 7
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout

November 26 Bible Study 2
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
April 8

Skit Presentations
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout

December 3  Reconciliation
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
April 15  Wrap-up
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
December 10 Skit Presentations
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
December 17  Gifts
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout