Elissa offers ideas for teaching during the three-week period of preparation for Great Lent (which is itself a preparation) to ensure that our kids benefit from the Church's wise preparation before the preparation.
Sermons at St. Nicholas:
Be Humble Because God is Humble
The parable of the Publican and the Pharisee is the first of several pre-Lenten Sunday gospel readings to prepare our hearts for Great Lent. Fr Thomas reminds us that humility…
Prayers of Holy Communion
Elissa explains how to use images from existing pre-communion prayers to help children prepare themselves for the Holy Mysteries.