Small Christian Communities
A year-round process of small churches within our larger community, the Small Christian Community (SCC), under the guidance of pastor-facilitators, provides its participants opportunities to study Scripture, share faith, pray together, find friendship and direct its group to areas of social concern.
Youth / Teens Faith Formation
Faith Formation for Youth/Teens (Grades 7 , 8 & 9) Registration 2016-2017
The Faith Formation process is life-long and is aimed at the conversion of the individual. Grades 7 through 9 meet weekly from October to April for catechesis to explore their faith in the context of the curriculum Catholic Connections, Junior High - Saint Mary’s Press - a faith formation program that introduces young adolescents to Jesus Christ in a new way and inspires them to follow him.
Rite of Christian Initiation
Rite of Acceptance/Welcoming, Rites of Sending and of Election are on the first Sunday in Lent, Lenten Season and Rites, Easter Vigil and Pentecost. Contact Joanne Sanders at (630) 289-5400 x217 for more information.
Has your family, or a family that you know of, experienced a loss recently? Has someone in your immediate family died or have you and your spouse suffered a divorce or separation? Are your children grieving a loss in their lives, whether it is a parent, a grandparent or possibly even a sibling? Are they grieving this loss and you just don’t know how to handle their grief?
Children Faith Formation
All Resurrection’s Faith Formation Programs are intended to lead the children to prayer and intimacy with Jesus, as well as teach our Catholic traditions and nurture the desire to live out beliefs in acts of service, social justice, and love of neighbor.