Youth Fatih Formation Certification Workshops

Large Group Events at the Catholic Pastoral Center

9/24/2016 Catechetical Congress: "Abide in Christ"

                Most Rev. John Wester (7:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.)

9/21/2016 Registration Deadline for St. Joseph, Ada

10/1/2016 Youth Faith Formation Workshop: St. Joseph, Ada

10/26/2016 Registration Deadline for Good Shepherd, Marietta

11/5/2016 Youth Faith Formation Certification Workshop:  Good Shepherd, Marietta

1/11/2017 Registration Deadline for Catholic Pastoral Center, OKC

1/21/2017 Youth Faith Formation Certification Workshop: CPC, OKC

2/22/2017 Registration Deadline for St. John, Yukon

3/4/2017 Youth Faith Formation Certification Workshop: St. John, Yukon



1. You will grow in your own faith, learn the teachings of the Church, and deepen your relationship with Jesus.

2. Your Baptism calls you to share in Jesus’ ministry.

3. Children, teens, and adults in today’s world, more than ever, need to hear the Good News of Jesus.

4. Children, teens, and adults in today’s world, more than ever, need to encounter good role models of faith.

5. You have much to share with those you’ll teach, and you’ll have opportunities to share faith with other catechists.

6. Today’s catechetical textbooks/resources offer outstanding support.

7. You’ll be challenged, you’ll have fun, and you’ll make new friends.

8. You’ll be helping people deepen their relationship with Jesus. (You’ll be evangelizing!)

9. You’ll be handing on a 2000-year-old Tradition that changes lives.

10. It’s our job: Jesus sent us to “go and teach all nations.”