Readiness for the Sacrament is determined by the candidate, his or her parent(s), the Confirmation team and the pastor. Outward signs of readiness include a knowledge of the teachings and traditions of the Church, a willingness to share their gifts with the faith community and a passion to serve as Christ's hands and feet in the world.
Preparation begins 6-8 months prior to Confirmation and is in addition to the scheduled Youth GIFT sessions. Preparation includes:
Youth explore how they are called to use the gifts that the Spirit has given them to build the Kingdom and commit to the Church's work and mission as they enter full membership.
To learn more, call Elaine Ahles at 942-3403