Meetings & Webinars

Tuesday October 19, 2021
Foundations of Domestic Violence presentation by Krista Fultz, MSW
Tuesday September 28, 2021

General Meeting for Catechetical Leaders Flyer

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Tuesday September 28, 2021
Webinar:  Anxiety and Depression in Marriage

Presentation notes

Webinar in Spanish Ansiedad y Depresion en el Matrimonio

Tuesday June 1, 2021

Family-Centered Faith Formation Cohort Overview with Jim Merhaut

Tuesday May 11, 2021

Flyer for Proven Practices for Family Catechesis with Dr. Osman PhD

Thursday April 29, 2021

FORMED Webinar with Don Walter from Augustine Institute

Wednesday March 24, 2021

Zoom conversation with Catechetical Leaders:  The Certificate in Pastoral Ministry - Overview and Updates with Michele Meny

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Wednesday February 24, 2021

Zoom conversation with Catechetical Leaders: What has worked and what hasn't worked in faith formation during the pandemic

Questions for Breakout Room Sharing

Zoom breakout room notes

Resource:  Our Lady of Rockwall Explore Four Family-centered catechesis model

Virtual Family of BelieversA family/intergenerational approach to parish faith formation digitally delivered in a year of pandemic.  

WEEKLY PRAYER & FAITH CONVERSATIONS - A one-page reflection guide for family prayer (English and Spanish) based on each week’s Sunday readings.  Includes a related idea for family fast and almsgiving.

Tuesday January 26, 2021

Put Out Into the Deep and Lower Your Nets for a Catch!  How to Grow and Deepen Adult Faith  Webinar with Sr. Janet Schaeffler

Handout: Script for Put Out Into the Deep PowerPoint

Put Out Into the Deep PowerPoint

Wednesday November 18, 2020

Webinar Wednesday Racial Injustice:  The Ghost of Hate 

Thursday November 5, 2020

A virtual workshop with Mike Patin recording

Scripture quotes on HOPE

Pope Francis on Hope

Webinar Wednesday October 21, 2020

Webinar recording: Ministering with People with Disabilities, presenter Melissa Waldon, M.S.

PowerPoint : Ministering with Disabilities

Helpful links:

NCPD -National Catholic Partnership with Disabilities resources

Diocese of Dallas Disabilities and Deaf Ministries

Collaborative on Faith and Disabilities

Tuesday September 22, 2020

Webinar: Why Engaging Families is More Important than Ever and How to Do It Well! Dr. Kathie Amidei

Engaging Families Dallas OSV PowerPoint

Wednesday September 2, 2020

Parenting with Presence Zoom Webinar recording

Parenting with Presence PowerPoint

Tools for Building the Domestic Church

Tuesday August 25, 2020

Directory for Catechesis Zoom Presentation Dr. Joseph White

Directory for Catechesis PowerPoint

Book: The New Directory for Catechesis

Book:  The New Directory for Catechesis:  Highlights and Summaries for Catechists and Parish Leaders, Matthew W. Hallbach, Ph.D

Wednesday August 19, 2020

Webinar Wednesday, Beyond Trauma: A Catholic Guide for Spiritual First Aid video presentation by Dr. Mike Carotta

Beyond Trauma webinar PowerPoint

American Bible Society Free Booklet, Beyond Trauma:  A Catholic Guide for Spiritual First Aid

American Bible Society, Beyond Trauma Facilitator Guide English

American Bible Society Free Booklet, Beyond Trauma Spanish Más allá del trauma PRIMEROS AUXILIOS ESPIRITUALES CATÓLICOS PARA SOBREVIVIENTES

American Bible Society Beyond Trauma Facilitator Guide Spanish, Guía para el moderador
Más allá del trauma

Wednesday July 29, 2020


About Faith + Family Collective

Faith and Family Life Catholic Ministries

New tips for cultivating family spirituality

Wednesday July 22, 2020
Building Relationships While Social Distancing Catechetical Leader Zoom Meeting 

Building Relationships While Social Distancing PowerPoint

Helpful Links for building relationships while social distancing

Tips for building virtual relationships

Wednesday July 15, 2020

Cultivating Family Spirituality Catechetical Leader Zoom Meeting Wednesday July 15th

Cultivating Family Spirituality PowerPoint

Cultivating Family Spirituality PowerPoint notes

Book recommended:  Forming Families in Faith, Cultivating Catechesis in the Home by Kathy Hendricks

Wednesday June 25, 2020

Part III Preparing to Reopen-Planning for the Future Amidst Uncertainty - Catechetical Leader Zoom Meeting 

Preparing to Reopen Parish Faith Formation this Fall - Planning for the Future Amidst Uncertainty 2020

Wednesday June 10, 2020

Part II Preparing to Reopen–Now what? Planning for the Future Amidst Uncertainty - Catechetical Leader Zoom Meeting 

Part II Preparing to Reopen PowerPoint

Tuesday May 5 Webinar

Learning to Pivot: Leading Ministry in a Fluid Environment
Facilitated by Jim Merhaut 

Learning to Pivot Handout

Watch one or more of these engaging and insightful webinars to learn more about adult faith formation today!
Faith Formation for the Generations & Seasons of Adulthood
Leadership Institute Webinars - Adult Catechesis USCCB
Ave Maria Press Adult Faith Formation Webinars (new and archived)
Sadlier Catechetical Webinars 
Catechist's Journey Loyola Press Webinars

Family Faith Webinars

Strengthening Families to Nurture Faith webinar video

Family Faith Cohort Summer 2021 Webinars 

Webinar 1 with Jim Merhaut: The Challenge of Reinventing Faith Formation with Parents and Families at the Center

Webinar 2 with Jim Merhaut: Target Audience Listening Strategies

Webinar 3 with Jim Merhaut: Interpreting the Data from Listening Processes

Webinar 4 with Jim Merhaut: Designing an Experiment(s)

Cohort process

Cohort parish survey results