In this episode, Steve and Deacon Matt highlight the struggles parishes face when catechizing families and offer some practical helps.
This week on Catechist Stream, Steve and Deacon Matt will continue discussing topics essential for prepping for the new school year. Part 2
Steve and Deacon Matt interview Joyce Guris, an experienced DRE who shares her best advice for prepping for the new school year. Part 1
In this episode, Deacon Matt discusses how spiritual reading can help you to grow in your faith. He also introduces three book titles that will inspire your faith this summer!
In this episode of Catechist Stream, Steve and Deacon Matt explore the Textbook Taboo and share if and why catechetical textbooks are helpful in student engagement, relationships, and learning.
Steve and Deacon Matt discuss how Christ frees us and how being a disciple calls us to move from independence to relying on Christ and each other.
To keep families focused on their faith this Summer, Steve and Deacon Matt showcase free family faith resource kits.
Steve and Deacon Matt discuss Catholic Social Teaching, share resources to support working against racism, and talk about the origins of Juneteenth.
Deacon Matt and Steve will discuss what The Eucharistic Revival is, the kickoff beginning on the Feast of Corpus Christi, and why.
In this episode, Steve and Deacon Matt explore the mystery of Pentecost, life in the Spirit, and how to grow in relationship with the Holy Spirit.
In observance of Memorial Day, Steve and Deacon Matt highlight the themes of remembrance and gratitude as critical to discipleship.
In this episode, Steve and Deacon Matt discuss goal setting, assessment tools, and catechist evaluation.
In this episode, Steve and Deacon Matt discuss why Mary is venerated as the perfect disciple and reflect on the custom of May Crowning.
Steve and Deacon Matt interview awardees from NCEA 2022 President's awards.
Steve and Deacon Matt talk about Jesus as the model teacher and share stories about teachers who have impacted their lives.
Steve and Deacon Matt explore the lighter side of our faith with funny, but surprisingly relevant tidbits of information.
Easter is just beginning. Steve and Deacon Matt discuss the highlights of the Easter season and its focus on mercy.
Steve and Deacon Matt address the challenges and opportunities associated with adopting technology, along with 3 key considerations.
Steve and Deacon Matt highlight some of the features you will definitely want to have in your next curriculum purchase!
Steve and Matt offer support by providing an abundance of spiritual practices (little faith habits) to share with your families during Lent.
Steve and Matt investigate the legend of the Shamrock, a simple method used by St. Patrick to catechize about the Holy Trinity.
Steve and Matt dive into the math of Lent to grow closer to Jesus and the Church.
Steve and Matt speak with National Catholic Conference organizers to learn more about what will be happening with their conference in 2022.
Steve and Matt share 4 objectives of Synod 2023 that will affect catechesis going forward.
Steve and Matt offer 3 reasons why it is important for catechetical leaders to plug into the synodal process and what some of the benefits will be.
Steve and Matt offer an overview of why dioceses are engaging in a synodal process, and what this work might mean for the future of catechesis.
Steve and Matt offer tips on how to work the “3 Ps”: personal prayer, planning your lessons, and engaging your parents.
Steve and Matt will share key insights that will help you rediscover the purpose and joy of being a catechist.
Looking for live catechist support? The pilot explains what live streaming is, what Catechist Stream is, and how we will support catechists.