Dear God, Give us the courage and strength today, to carry out your will. May we keep
an open heart and mind, and listen to the voice of the Holy Spirit. When life presents us with
challenges that consume us, let us know that you are always present with us. May we feel the
comfort of your unconditional love. Keep us strong and confident in all that we say and
A prayer from 500 Prayers from Catholic Schools & Parish Youth Groups.
This mission of St. Lawrence’s Faith Formation office is to plan, organize and instruct
parishioners of all ages through programs which will deepen people’s faith in Jesus Christ.
We will provide successful outreach and ministry to all who attend, helping them to form life
long disciples of Jesus.
Board members consist of adult members of St. Lawrence parish.
Ways To Participate:
There is a need for 60 - 75 adult volunteers as Catechists, Teachers, and Aides per
year . If you are interested, call the Faith Formation Office at 585-225-7320 or send an email
to one of the contacts listed below.
Religious Education classes consist of 20 classes from September to May. For
Sacrament classes (First Communion, Penance, Confirmation) you can sign up for 1 or
All fully initiated Catholics (have received the sacraments of Baptism, Eucharist, and
Confirmation) are welcome to volunteer. CASE training and background checks are also
required. Training and resources will be provided.
Formal Religious Education Classes for grades K- 7.
First Penance preparation for grades 2 and higher.
First Eucharist preparation for grades 2 and higher.
Confirmation preparation for grades 8 and higher.
RCIA and RCIC programs.
Ongoing Catechists, Vacation Bible School Director, Easter Egg Hunt Celebration
Coordinator, and Advent / Christmas Family Celebration Coordinator.
St. Lawrence Catholic Church - firstname.lastname@example.org
1000 North Greece Rd.
Rochester, NY 14626
(585)723-1350 Parish Office Hours - 9:00 am to 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM