The theme for the 2017 Lenten Series is Universal Call to Holiness and Mission: The Vocation of the Laity. It is meant for all the lay faithful who are seeking a positive way to grow in their faith during the season of Lent. The series will be hosted at St. Teresa Church hall, in Lincoln from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm on Mondays from March 6 to April 3. The dates, speakers, and topics are:
Mar 6: J.D. Flynn -Priests, Prophets, Kings: the Mission of Christ’s Lay Disciples
Mar 13: Dr. Bruce Gfeller - Holiness: Yes, It’s for Cradle Catholics, too!
Mar 20: Blanca Fowler - Discernment of Spirits: Navigating the Path to Holiness
Mar 27: Joe Keaschall - A Journey of Faith: From the Cornfield to Street Evangelization
Apr 3: Dr. Kathryn Benes - Healing the Wounded Heart: Psychology or Spirituality?
Everyone is warmly invited to come to any of the conferences that fit your schedule!
Session 1: Priest Prophet King: The Mission of Christ's Lay Disciples, JD Flynn
2016 Lenten Series
The theme for the 2016 Lenten Series was Year of Mercy - Knowing and Living the Mercy of God. The speakers, and topics were:
Session 1: Deliverance into the Father's Mercy, Lori Weskamp
Session 2: Sacrament of Mercy, Fr. Andrew Heaslip
Session 3: The Popes and Mercy, Sr. Mary Catherine, C.K.
Session 4: Mercy in Family Life, Ivan and Lynette Ivanov
2015 Lenten Series
The theme for the 2015 Lenten Series was Reclaiming the Word: Bringing the Scriptures Back into Our Lives. The speakers and topics were:
Session 1: Understanding the Word, Bishop Fabian W. Bruskewitz
Session 2: Praying the Word, Fr. Steven Thomlison
Session 2 Handout
Session 3: Proclaiming the Word, Fr. Scott Courtney