The theme for the 2018 Lenten Series is Personal Connections with the Saints. 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 February 19 to March 19. The dates, speakers, and topics are:
Feb 19: Fr. Steven Mills – “St. Padre Pio: Teach Me About the Priesthood”
Feb 26: Nichole Barrett – “Bl. Stanly Rother: A Saint in the Family”
Mar 5: Fay Fayad – “St. Charbel: Holiness from Lebanon”
Mar 12: Fr. Ben Holdren – “St. Therese: My 'Big' Sister”
Mar 19: Fr. Eric Clark – “St. Faustina: Disciple, Mystical Spouse and Apostle of Divine Mercy”
Everyone is warmly invited to come to any of the conferences that fit your schedule!
2016 Lenten Series
The theme for the 2017 Lenten Series was Universal Call to Holiness and Mission: The Vocation of the Laity.
Session 1: Priest Prophet King: The Mission of Christ's Lay Disciples, JD Flynn
Session 2: Discernment of Spirits: Navigating the Path to Holiness, Blanca Fowler
Session 3: Holiness: Yes, It's for Cradle Catholics, Too!, Dr. Bruce Gfeller
Session 4: A Journey of Faith: From the Corn Field to Street Evangelization, Joe Keaschall
Session 5: Psychology or Spirituality?, Dr. Kathryn Benes
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: