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Adult Educational Programs
Various programs are provided throughout the year. They consist of Catholic Scripture study, or presentations on various topics relevant to the Catholic Faith.

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
RCIA classes are for those inquiring into the Catholic Faith begin in September and continue through April each year. Contact Jason Vaughan at 883.9639 for more information.

Natural Family Planning (NFP)
Natural Family Planning (NFP) empowers couples to understand their fertility so that they can achieve or avoid pregnancy. NFP is completely natural, and therefore maintains the dignity of the person. Mutual respect and admiration develop between a couple who use NFP due to loving cooperation and shared responsibility.
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Children's Educational Programs

Children’s Choir Beach Retreat at Stella Maris Catholic Church - August 13-15, 2013

Join our Minister of Music, Jack Cleghorn for 3 days of Music fun! Forms due back by July 15th!

Children’s Choir Beach Retreat Registration Form

Christ Our King - Stella Maris Elementary School
Christ our King - Stella Maris School information

Religious Education Classes (CCD)
Instruction in the Catholic Faith is provided for grades K4 through 8th grade. Preparation for First Holy Communion is normally received in 2nd grade; preparation for the Sacrament of Confirmation is completed in 8th grade. Catechesis is based on the four pillars as outlined in the Catechism of the Catholic Church: The Profession of Faith (the Creed); the Celebration of the Christian Mystery (the Church's Liturgy, and the Seven Sacraments); Life in Christ (morality, and the Ten Commandments); and Prayer.

2013-14 CCD Registration Form

Vacation Church School
Vacation Church School is offered for one week in June for ages 4 years through 5th grade. And for Full Time Volunteers with infants through age 3. This fun-filled program provides opportunities for children ages 4 years through 5th grade to explore Holy Scripture and the Catholic Faith through Bible Stories, music, games, crafts, and skits. There are numerous opportunities for volunteers to assist in the program as teachers, assistants, or in the nursery or the kitchen.

2013 Registration forms: (Click to download)

2013 Registration Form

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