During Holy Week, your 5th grade child is invited to receive their First Communion. Please register your child to participate in this class so that they may receive their First Communion on this year's Maundy Thursday.
The Preparing for First Communion class is Sunday, March 25th, 2018. The class does from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Lunch will be provided, however nursery care will not be. The class is located in RLC's Gathering Place.
The class is free and it's important to note that parents MUST attend the class with their registered child.
This class teaches on the meaning of the Lord's Supper, how it relates to the Old Testament and why the Sacrament of Holy Communion is so important. Children will paint a chalice towards the end of the class to receive their First Communion in. They will get to keep this chalice as a keepsake.
The Celebration of First Communion is Thursday, March 29th, 2018.
Children with the last names A - M will celebrate their First Communion at the 5:30 PM service.
Children with the last names N - Z will celebrate their First Communion at the 7:00 PM service.
Please register by February 28th, 2018.