When

Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 7:30 PM EST
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Where

Fontbonne Academy 
930 Brook Road
Milton, MA 02186
 

 
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Contact

Margaret Wakelee
Office of Lifelong Faith Formation & Parish Support 
617.746.5746
idconference@rcab.org

The Archdiocese of Boston's Secretariat for Evangelization and Discipleship is hosting a full-day conference, INTENTIONAL DISCIPLESHIP: CALLED, for all Catholics seeking to learn more about the call to discipleship for themselves and for their families, communities, and parishes.

Keynote speakers include Gina Bauer, a dynamic, entertaining speaker, teacher, and trainer with over 30 years' experience in youth ministry; Dr. Hosffman Ospino, Associate Professor of Hispanic Ministry and Religious Education at Boston College's School of Theology and Ministry; and Dr. Scott Powell, Director of the Aquinas Institute for Catholic Thought, an outreach to the University of Colorado Boulder. Dr. Powell also co-founded, with his wife Annie, Camp Wojtyla, a Catholic outdoor adventure program for youth based in the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

Breakout sessions include the family as domestic church; engaging parents in faith formation; discipleship in high school and college; witnessing in the workplace; ministering with people with a disability; recognizing and cultivating gifts/charisms; and panel discussions on fostering a culture of vocations and accompanying someone in their discernment process.

An additional Evening session with Katie Prejean McGrady, a dynamic and engaging Catholic speaker and author of Follow: Your Lifelong Adventure with Jesus and Room 24: Adventures of a New Evangelist.

The conference will feature exhibits from national Catholic publishers and organizations displaying the latest faith formation tools and resources in print and online.

Three ticket types are available:

DAY: Registrants will receive one ticket to attend the day sessions of the conference from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm. Featured keynotes will be: Gina Bauer, Dr. Hosffman Ospino, and Dr. Scott Powell. Early bird registration is $30.00 (includes lunch) by February 1, 2019. (After Feb. 1, cost of attendance is $35.00 online. Tickets at the door will also be $35.00, not including lunch.)

EVENING only: Registrants will receive one ticket to attend the evening session of the conference, including Mass with Bishop Robert Reed at 4:00 pm. Featured keynote will be: Katie Prejean McGrady. Early bird registration is $15.00 by February 1, 2019. After Feb. 1, cost of evening session is $20.00 online (includes dinner) and at the door (does not include dinner).

COMBO DAY & EVENING: Registrants will receive one ticket to attend both the day and evening sessions of the conference. Early bird registration is $45.00 by February 1, 2019. After Feb. 1, cost is $55.00 online (includes lunch and dinner) and at the door (does not include lunch and dinner)

For more information about the conference, please contact Margaret Wakelee at 617.746.5746