Family Life Resources

Wonderful Grandparents’ Resource

Visit this website for the international Catholic Grandparents Association for wonderful prayers, news, resources!
IMPORTANT news from the Vatican: Pope Francis has established a World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly, which will take place for the first time on Sunday, July 25, 2021.


CGA MISSION: To help Grandparents pass on the Faith and to keep prayer at the heart of family life!

LOCAL FAMILY CAMPS

The Pines Catholic Camp (Big Sandy, TX) is now hosting camps for families. Learn more about it!

GRIEF SUPPORT SERIES 

New Day Journal Program – A Journey from Grief to Healing 
Call Dotye 221-5296 ext. 107 or email dotstanford@sjbcathedral.org.
READ MORE!

Grief Support Ministry sponsoring a Memorial Mass

A Memorial Mass will be sponsored by the Family Life Grief Support Ministry on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 6:00 pm in the Cathedral of St. John Berchmans.  All are invited to come and remember their loved ones who passed away during the Covid Pandemic.  If you would like to have your loved one’s name read out during the Mass, please email his/her full name to Dotye dotstanford@sjbcathedral.org or call her at 318.221.5296 ext. 107 and leave your name, number and your loved one’s full name no later than Monday, May 10, 2021.

NEW DIOCESAN FACEBOOK PAGES:

IRON SHARPENS IRON – FOR MEN

Catholic men of North Louisiana are invited to join the NEW Diocesan Facebook group FOR and BY Men!
Proverbs 27:17 “As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.”  Let’s come together here to support, encourage, and build each other up! Let us be the leaders God ordained and anointed us to be in our families, in our Church, and in our world!

CATHOLIC WOMEN OF NORTH LOUISIANA

Consider joining this private group for the Catholic women of North Louisiana (or any woman interested in joining!) This is a place of encouragement, resources for growing in the faith, and local fellowship among our sisters in Christ.

USCCB PRAY FOR LIFE Monthly Prayer:
December prayer: Pray for Moms

FAMILY LIFE GROUPS:
Family as Domestic Church – Local Domestic Church Groups

FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES:

SJB Card Ministry: we meet monthly to send anniversary, thinking of you and seasonal cards to parishioners.
Knit & Stitch Group: our group makes baby caps, bibs, blankets for our homebound/sick, and more! 

Call Dotye Stanford (318-221-5296)
or email her for more information!

NEW CATHOLIC RESOURCES:
USCCB CATHOLIC CURRENT

Month of the Family booklet filled with ideas!

Catholic Resources:

New American Bible:

Addictions:

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