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
2018 2019
September 9 January 6
September 16 January 20
September 23 February 10
September 30 February 24
October 13 – Ignite Lock-In (no class on Sunday) March 3
October 21 March 10
November 4 March 17
November 11 March 31
November 25 April 7
December 2 April 14
December 9
December 16
7th Grade Lesson Plans
2018 2019
Date Lesson Date Lesson
September 9 Revelation
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
January 6 The Book of Revelation
September 16 Service
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
January 20 Who is Jesus?
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
September 23  Covenant
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
February 10 The Four Faces of Jesus
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
September 30 Overview of the Bible
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
February 24 The Synoptic Gospels
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
October 13 Ignite Lock-In
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
March 3 A Signs Gospel: John
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
October 21 Old Testament
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
March 10 Jesus and Art
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
November 4 The Beginnings
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
March 17 The Epistles
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
November 11 HUNGER MEAL March 31 Lent
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
November 25 The Prophets
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
April 7 Visio Divina
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
December 2 Reconciliation
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
April 14 Wrap-up
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
December 9 Praying with the Scriptures
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
December 16 Gifts
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
8th Grade Lesson Plans
2018 2019
Date Lesson Date Lesson
September 9  Revelation
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
January 6 Bible Study 3
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
September 16 Family-Fest and Service
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
January 20  Bible Study 4
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
September 23  Covenant
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
February 10 Bible Study 5
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
September 30 Bible
Catechist Handout| Teen Handout
February 24  Bible Study 6
Catechist Handout| Teen Handout
October 13 Ignite Lock-In March 3  Bible Study 7
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
October 21 Intro to Bible Study
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
March 10  Bible Study 8
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
November 4

Intro to Acts
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout

March 17

Bible Study 9

November 11 HUNGER MEAL March 31

Lent
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout

November 25 Bible Study 1
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
April 7 Skit Presentations
December 2 Reconciliation
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
April 14 Wrap-up
Teen Handout
December 9 Bible Study 2
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout
December 16 Gifts
Catechist Handout | Teen Handout