Schedule & Breakout Sessions

Saturday, November 5, 2022

8am – 9am Registration


9am – 9:15am Welcome & Introductions


9:15am – 10:15am Holy Mass

Celebrant: Bishop Peter Jugis


10:30am – 11:00am Eucharistic Faith: Foundation of Christian Identity

Dr. John Bergsmas (Franciscan University)

La Fe Mas Preciosa Que Oro

Rev. Julio Domínguez, Vicar for Hispanic Ministry


11:15am – 12:15pm Breakout Session I:
The Eucharist as Climax of Biblical History (Dr. Bergsma)
Engaging Parents & Families in Catechesis (Dr. Joseph White)
Gender Ideology and Christian Anthropology (Theresa Farnan, PhD)
Formación Continua (Diacono Eduardo Bernal)
Digital Encounter: Using Social Media to Connect, Communicate and Evangelize (Patricia Guilfoyle)
Three Treasures of Catholic Church” Prayer, Sacred Scripture, and Sacred Art (Christine Haapala)
Decoding Communication: Using Social Media & the Internet Effectively (Bethany Fischer)

12:15pm – 1:15pm LUNCH


01:30pm – 02:30pm Breakout Session II:
  Engaging Parents & Family Catechesis (Dr. Joseph White)
A Pastoral Response to Gender Ideology (Theresa Farnan, PhD)
Finding Catholic Community in All Stages of Life (Nicole Wiebelhaus)
Catholic Philosophy: A Defense Against Relativism (Paul Kotlowski)
Los Movimientos Apostólicos (Rev. Julio Domínguez)
Youth Ministry 101, 102, 103 (Tricia Poche & Jenni Pouge)
02:45pm – 03:15pm Breakout Session III:
  Key Takeaways / Group Discussion
Espiritualidad Cotidiana (Ibis Centeno)
 03:30pm- 4:00pm Closing Prayer / Conference End