All children in Years 3 to 10 are welcome to join Sunday School which runs from 9.30 am to 10.25 am every Sunday during school term, with holidays coinciding with the Victorian State School holidays.
about our faith is a life-long journey, attendance at Sunday School is expected throughout the year in order
that the children may grow in their Catholic faith, build a strong relationship
with God and live out their faith in fellowship with our community here at St
Children are welcome to join Sunday School at any time during the year.
The children are also prepared for the Sacraments.
The Sacraments will next be celebrated as follows:
- First Reconciliation (Confession) in August 2018
- First Eucharist (Communion) in June 2019.
Read the 2018 Newsletter here -
As in previous years, Years 3 & 4 children will be using the CHRIST OUR LIGHT AND LIFE workbook and the GRATIA Series workbook in preparation for First Reconciliation.
The Years 5 & 6 children will start off the year with the FAITH IN ACTION Programme followed by the SEEKING TO LIVE THE GOOD NEWS workbook, published by the Archdiocese of Melbourne, specifically for use in Catholic Parishes.
The Secondary School Programme for this year will comprise FREEDOM RIDE (12 Lessons of Faith For Today’s Teens), a Faith Journal and Videos & Discussions on YouCat - THE YOUTH CATECHISM OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH.
We have introduced FAITH IN ACTION and FREEDOM RIDE with the view of equipping the children and boosting their confidence in living out their faith in their everyday lives.
FAITH IN ACTION Discussion on CHOICES with reference to Bible Verses
CHOICE #1 - Courage or Fear CHOICE #2 – Pride or Humility CHOICE #3 – Generosity or Greed CHOICE #4 – Acceptable or Snobbery
CHOICE #5 – Respect or Disrespect CHOICE #6 – Lying or Truthfulness CHOICE #7— Persistence or Quitting CHOICE #8— Judgement or Empathy
CHOICE #9—Gentleness or Harshness CHOICE #10—Loyalty or Gossiping CHOICE #11—Bravery or Bystanding CHOICE #12—Talking or Listening
FREEDOM RIDE - TOPICS
How to Get Started
Lesson 1 - How to Talk with God Lesson 2 – How to Hear God Lesson 3 – Three Reasons We Don’t Hear God Lesson 4 – Following God’s Lead
How to Behave
Lesson 5 – Drinking and Drugs (and the psychology of stooping so low) Lesson 6 – Gossips and other Trumpet Mouths
Lesson 7 – Peer Pressure 1 : You’re Not A Zit (so don’t let people squeeze you) Lesson 8 – Peer Pressure 2 : You’re Like a Balloon (so don’t end up deflated)
Lesson 9 – Facebook Fights and Texting Wars
How to Grow
Lesson 10 – Finding Your Gifts from God Lesson 11 – Putting Yourself in the Other Guy’s Shoes Lesson 12 – Loving Your Brothers ‘n’ SistersIf you would like your child to join Sunday School, please read the Enrolment Information, fill in and sign the Enrolment Form and hand it in at the Parish Office or online to
Catherine Chong 0413 684286 email : email@example.com