Honoring the Artist: Celebrating the Centenary of Gianna Gobbi

Thursday, August 1, 2019
When: August 24, 2019 all-day
Where: St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 210 Route 63 Hwy, Indianola, IA 50125

Gather with other catechists in our region as we honor Gianna Gobbi, a catechist, an artist, and Montessorian, through Material Making and revisiting Practical Life. With Special Guest  Carol Dittberner,  Formation Leader and Montessorian who … Read More

Servant Song Retreat

Monday, June 10, 2019
When: September 5, 2019 @ 4:00 pm – September 8, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
Where: Franciscan Renewal Center, 5802 E. Lincoln Drive Paradise Valley, AZ 85253

A Servant’s Heart – Gianna Gobbi “To ‘enter into the secret of childhood’ requires of us, as adults,  both a willing spirit and a particular discipline.” Gianna Gobbi, Listening to God with Children, p. vii Gianna often … Read More

Raising Good Kids

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
When: February 1, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Franciscan Renewal Center, 5802 E Lincoln Dr Scottsdale, AZ, 85254

This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Presented by the Franciscan Renewal Center and sponsored in part by the Arizona Cardinals, this … Read More

Formation Leaders Conference

Friday, February 10, 2017
When: July 23, 2019 – July 27, 2019 all-day
Where: Scarritt-Bennett Retreat Center, Nashville, TN, USA

This CGSUSA Formation Leaders Conference is designed for those Formation Leaders who have been recognized by the United States Association of The Catechesis of the Good Shepherd.