Alive in the Spirit!: Leader's Guide
, Catherine Ecker
Number of pages: 120
Confirmation preparation for young people, ages 12-14.
In Alive in the Spirit!, the sacraments are understood as revealing the action of God in our lives. Candidates are invited to learn to listen to the call God has made to them since baptism, and to ask for God's help when they live their lives at the Lord's table.
The Leaders' Guide for this Novalis Confirmation program:
- is written in a simple, easy-to-follow style that allows volunteer leaders to direct the flow of the sessions with confidence
- follows the same organization and structure for all sessions for ease of teaching.
- Includes six sessions and a retreat
- has easy-to-use reproducible pages for candidates
Margaret Bick, religious education consultant for the Metropolitan Toronto Roman Catholic Separate School Board, Canada's largest Roman Catholic school board, holds a Masters degree in Liturgy from the University of Notre Dame. She gives workshops in various areas of liturgy and writes on liturgy for several Canadian publications.
has many years of catechetical experience leading children and young people in sacramental preparation. She is coordinator for RCIA preparation in her diocese.