Religious Education

Our Mother of Good Counsel Catholic Community

BIBLE STUDY
FOR ADULTS
FIRST AND THIRD THURSDAYS AT 7:00PM IN THE PLAZA COMMUNITY ROOM (September through June)

The Catholic approach to Bible study can both deepen your Faith and help you explain it to others. Bring your Bible, but we'll also have loaners and the opportunity to obtain the latest Catholic translation. Have questions? Call 323-664-2111, ext. 135
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION FOR GRADES K-8

Class Registration
These classes for children who attend public/private schools in grades K-8, are held during the traditional school year, Saturday mornings from 8:00 -10:00 AM, beginning with Mass.
Classes for preschool aged children are held in the school building each Sunday during the 10:00 AM Mass.
First through sixth grade children (including OMGC students) are invited to process to the rear of the church for Children's Liturgy of the Word during all Sunday morning Masses.
For more information email Mrs. Ava Haylock at dre.omgcparish@gmail.com
CONFIRMATION YOUTH MINISTRY This is a two to three year course, October - May, offered in preparation for the Sacrament of Confirmation for high school students, beginning at age 14.
Classes are held in the St. Augustine Center on selected Sunday mornings. The Mission of this group is to strive to actively participate and live our faith so we can be examples for our peers, families, and community. We will continue learning about our faith so that we may grow in love to spread the Good news.
Contact John Dinh or Justin Tanthanasiridej at 323-664-2111 ext. 115 or omgc.confirmation@gmail.com for more information.
Visit our blog at: http://omgcyouthministry.blogspot.com
For information regarding registration or to download the current calendar, visit www.omgcyouth.com
ALTAR SERVERS This ministry is open to all youth of the parish from grades 5 thru 12. Training is required in the proper procedures used in assisting the priest at Mass. Contact the parish office or Fr.Tom (ext. 131) for additional information.
EUCHARISTIC MINISTRY TO KAISER HOSPITAL OMGC provides Eucharistic Ministers to Kaiser Permanente/Sunset on a daily basis. A group of 20+ parishioners is involved in taking the Body of Christ to those Catholics at Kaiser Hospital. If you would like to volunteer and be involved in this ministry, kindly contact Fr. Tom Davis through our parish office.
CHOIR AND MUSIC This ministry is open to parishioners of all ages and levels of musical ability. OMGC Choirs are here primarily to assist in the sung prayer of the assembly. All are welcome. If you have an interest in volunteering in this area, please contact the parish office and we'll be happy to refer you to the appropriate choir director for your preferred Mass. Our famous Schoenstein Organ
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RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION FOR ADULTS
An inquiry and preparation program for anyone over the age of 18 who has not yet been baptized or is seeking information on becoming a Roman Catholic. Classes meet second and fourth Thursdays, September - May, at 7:00PM at the parish.Please call the parish office to leave a voicemail message for Fr. Tom Davis regarding further information on Adult Confirmation: 323-664-2111 ext.135
ONGOING ADULT EDUCATION A variety of topics including scripture, prayer, liturgy, church history, formation workshops, and social justice are offered throughout the year.

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