Lifelong Faith Formation

To learn more or to get involved with the Lifelong Faith Formation cohort, contact:

Kathleen Jacobs

Leo Plaza

Regina Thibeau

Judy Bacon



Lifelong Faith Formation is the act of handling on the Word of God, intended to inform the entire faith community and candidates for initiation into the church about the teachings of Christ. It involves the lifelong forming of people into witnesses to Jesus Christ and opening their hearts to the spiritual transformation given by the Holy Spirit.

The following ministries are a part of the Lifelong Faith Formation Cohort.

  • Parish Catholic School
  • Religious Enrichment Center (REC)
    • School of Religion
    • Catechesis of the Good Shepherd
    • Faith Weaving-A Family Experience
    • Rite of Christian Initiation for Children
    • Sacramental Preparation for Older Children
    • Faith Formation Ministry Team
    • Parish Resource Library
    • Vacation Bible School
    • SPRED
  • MSW CRUX: Ministry to Teens
  • Young Adult Ministry
  • Baptism Preparation
  • Children's Liturgy of the Word
  • Parish Pre-Cana
  • Mundelein Seminary Teaching Parish Committee
  • Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
  • Scripture Meditation
  • Christian Family Movement (CFM)
  • Bereavement
  • One Book One Parish
  • Totus Tuus

    To learn more about the goals of our Lifelong Faith Formation Cohort, please click here.