Personal and Spiritual Growth through Social Justice Education
At St. Aloysius Parish we provide opportunities for spiritual growth in social ministry throughout the year. Programs take place at our parish facilities as well as throughout the broader community.
Engaging Spirituality(Sept. through March 2016-17)
JUSTFAITH(Sept. through April – 2017 -18) – JustFaith is a 24 week process which invites and prepares people of faith for the life-changing and world-changing call to the Gospel. In the context of a small faith community, participants experience a deeper faith, a more fulfilling life and a community of care and vitality. http://justfaith.org/
Caring for Creation Fair(April 16/17, 2016)
Social Ministry Fair(November 2016) A yearly event to highlight a variety of parish and local non-profit organizations that support the Gospel mandate of Matthew 25. The Fair is educational and provides volunteer opportunities.
Social Ministry Library – a variety of social ministry themed books for check out. Located in the office of Rita Amberg Waldref.
Urban Dip with prep session (Autumn 2016) am opportunity to encounter homeless and poor people in their urban environment. Facilitated by Barry and LeeAnn from the House of Charity. A required pre-session prepares participants for this immersion experience.
Soup, Bread, Presentation on Islam(Understanding Other Religions Series) Information forthcoming.