Religious Education Update

Congratulations everyone on a fantastic year!  Especially to those who received sacraments.  Registration for the 2015/16 year is now open! Registration forms are available here and at the back of each Church. We hope to have all returning families registered by May 30th to ensure proper teacher / student ratio and an accurate workbook order. 
Thank you for your cooperation with this.






The 2015 Assembly of the People of God
This year’s Assembly is June 5 & 6, 2015, and will focus on the first of our three diocesan pastoral themes, Mission. Many great workshops from which to choose!  The registration cost is $20.00 per person. You can register at: www.halifaxyarmouth.org, or contract Aurea Sadi at (902) 429-9800 ext. 310, or by email at asadi@halifaxyarmouth.org


Alpha Team:  Would you be interested in being part of a team to present the Alpha Course in the parish this fall?  If so, please contact the office by June 5.   Alpha is a series of interactive sessions that engages people in conversations about faith, life and Jesus through videos and small group discussions.

Diocesan News Service: 
 
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Bay Expo - May 23, Giant Steps, French Village Station Rd







Please note the following dates: 
Click to play this Smilebox invite
May 31:  Strengths Workshop for Youth - 6:30pm-8pm  For youth who have done StrengthsQuest through Confirmation.  Learn how to apply your strengths to resume writing, preparing for an interview, and choosing a career path.  To register, please RSVP to smbpconfirmation@gmail.com by May 28.
 
June 4:  Senior's Mass & Lunch - 11:00 at St. James.  Please register with the parish office.

June 5-6:  Archdiocesan Conference - The Assembly of the People of God (see above)

June 28:  Parish Picnic, Tantallon Jr Elementary field.  More info TBA

July 3-5: Steubenville Atlantic - Dalhousie University Steubenville Atlantic is our annual high school youth conference
that happens on the campus of Dalhousie University from July
3-5. It’s part of a series of 20 conferences across North America that bring thousands of teens closer to Christ every year,  This is the ninth year running Steubenville Atlantic, and we’re one of only two conferences in Canada! https://www.youtube.com/watch?list=UUxo0PWffEuo1m606_InOjnQ&v=TuOg4m_2Hhw