Bearers of the Light, A Diocesan Program for Catechist Formation and Certification
Track 1 and Renewal Courses Completed:
April 2, 2011 - CC110: Introduction to Catholic Morality. St. John Vianney. Facilitator: Suzeth Carreon. 9-12:00 noon.March 15, 2010 - RN517: Theological Reflection. Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish. 6:30-9:00 p.m.
April 17, 2010 - CC107: Introduction to Scripture. St. Jude Parish. 9-12 noon.
April 26, 2010 - RN537: RE Standards and Assessments. A participatory course which focused on developing various types of assessments based on the Diocese of Honolulu Religion Curriculum Standards. The practical approach to helping those in the classroom, both at the parish and the school, to become more creative in their assessments of the children's knowledge. Facilitator: Theresa Pang. Our Lady of Good Counsel School. 6:30-9 p.m.
June 23, 2010 - A-1 Introduction to Sacramental Life & Worship. Track 1 - CC 111. A study of the connection between the sacredness of creation and life, and the sacramental reality of the Church and its worship. Facilitators: Deacon Fred & Lina Carahasen. Holy Family Catholic Academy. 6-9 p.m.
June 24, 2010 - B5 -Succeeding as Catechist/Methods of Catechesis. An explanation of the many roles and tasks of catechists. Hands-on approaches that introduce the catechist to the uniqueness of the learner, and propose age appropriate ideas for lesson planning and the use of the catechist manual. Instructor: Bonnie Boquer. CC101/104. Holy Family Catholic Academy. 6-9 p.m.
June 25, 2010 - C4 - Child and Youth Ministry and the Law. CC105. An overview and discussion of key duties and legal responsibilities of child and youth ministers. Facilitator: Jayne Mondoy. Holy Family Catholic Academy. 6-9 p.m.
Additional Catholic Events Attended:
February 5, 2010 - Annual Conference for Catholic Educators(ACCE). Koolau Ballrooms, Kaneohe. 7:30 -12 noon.
March 19, 2010 - St. Anthony of Padua Staff and Ministry Retreat. Facilitator: Kanani Asing. Our Lady of Mt. Carmel. 8-12 noon.
April 17, 2010 - St. Jude Catholic Church. Introduction to the Scriptures. 9-12 noon.
August 23, 2010 - St. Anne's Church. Beginning of the year diocesan mass with guest speaker, Superintendent of Catholic Schools, John Collins.