2022-2023 Confirmation Preparation

  • Option A – Apprentices of St. Joseph
    • Experience Guys Group (from October 2022-March 2023)
      80% attendance or better!
      • Guys Group Tuesdays from 6:30-8:00pm
    • Experience 1 Retreat
      Options:
      • Life Teen Back to School Retreat, August 26-August 28, 2022
      • Life Teen Fall Retreat, November 18-20, 2022
      • Life Teen New Year’s Retreat, January 6-January 8, 2023
    • Experience 1 In Person Meeting with Father & Kelly/Youth Ministry Staff
  • Option B – Crowns of Creation
    • Experience Girls Group (from October 2022-March 2023)
      80% attendance or better!
      • Girls Group Tuesdays from 6:30-8:00pm
    • Experience 1 Retreat
      Options:
      • Life Teen Back to School Retreat, August 26-August 28, 2022
      • Life Teen Fall Retreat, November 18-20, 2022
      • Life Teen New Year’s Retreat, January 6-January 8, 2023
    • Experience 1 In Person Meeting with Father & Kelly/Youth Ministry Staff
  • Option C – Metanoia et Missa
    • Experience 4 Retreats
      Options:
      • Frassati Expedition, June 28-July 3, 2022 (Price: $800)
      • Camp Hope, July 25-July 30, 2022 (Price: $500)
      • Life Teen Back to School Retreat, August 26-August 28, 2022
      • Life Teen Fall Retreat, November 18-20, 2022
      • Life Teen New Year’s Retreat, January 6-January 8, 2023
      • March for Life, January 18-21, 2023 (Price: $100)
    • Experience 1 In Person Meeting with Father & Kelly/Youth Ministry Staff
  • Option D – Disciples of the Word
    • Experience Bible Study (from October 2022-March 2023)
      80% attendance or better!
      • Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30pm
    • Experience 1 Retreat
      Options:
      • Life Teen Back to School Retreat, August 26-August 28, 2022
      • Life Teen Fall Retreat, November 18-20, 2022
      • Life Teen New Year’s Retreat, January 6-January 8, 2023
    • Experience 1 In Person Meeting with Father & Kelly/Youth Ministry Staff
  • Paperwork, Fees, & Deadlines
    • The Sacramental preparation program fee is $100. This includes materials, retreat expenses, and snacks/meals. Please submit your check (payable to Good Shepherd & include Confirmation & Teen name in the memo line) (DUE June 1, 2022).
    • Confirmation Agreement and Contact Information Form (DUE June 1, 2022).
    • Copy of Baptismal Certificate (DUE June 1, 2022).
    • Diocese of Pensacola-Tallahassee Parent/Guardian Permission for Direct Contact (DUE June 1, 2022).
    • Saint Name Information Online Form (DUE November 21, 2022).
    • Sponsor Certificate Form (DUE November 21, 2022).
    • There will be a parent/teen meeting in the Fall of 2022.
  • Additional Resources to help your youth & family!
  • Additional Resources for Parents
    • Click here for a compilation of a ton of great resources on mental health
    • Click here for a great website that discusses social media addiction
    • Click here for the Life Teen Parent Life website
    • Click here for the Suicide Prevention Lifeline
    • Click here for the Catholic Faith on Demand!
  • Good Shepherd Opportunities

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