St. Rose has been offering the excellent 3-course ChristLife series since 2011. Hundreds of persons have attended one or more of the dynamic 7-week courses known as Discovering Christ, Following Christ and Sharing Christ. By experiencing these courses, they have:
- discovered a new or deeper faith in Jesus Christ
- found peace, purpose and joy
- learned practical habits to help them through life's challenges and walk closer with the Lord as his His Disciple
- experienced a greater sense of Christian community, and
- grown as a missionary disciple gaining new confidence and skills to reach out in love to others to invite them to know Jesus as Lord.
St. Rose offers the ChristLife courses for free and all are welcome. We invite you to attend the next course to experience what others have found to be a great source of peace, purpose and joy!
The starting point --
DATES: 6 Wednesdays: March 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29 and April 5, 2023, and a final session on Thursday, April 13. Plus a retreat day on April 1, 2023.
TIME: Evening sessions 6:30-8:45 PM
View a short introductory video HERE
COURSE 1 - This 7-week course is the starting place for anyone that is curious about the meaning and purpose of their life. Each week, you will enjoy a delicious dinner, view a thought-provoking video talk focused on exploring the meaning and purpose of your life, and have time to discuss the talk in a warm, friendly and judgement-free small group.
Discovering Christ Session Talks:
- What is the Meaning of Life?
- Why Does Jesus Matter?
- What does Jesus Want Us to Know?
- Why Do I Need a Savior?
- Why is the Resurrection Important?
- Who is the Holy Spirit?; The Holy Spirit and You
- New Life in the Spirit
- Our Need for the Church
Following Christ will be offered on 7 Wednesdays beginning May 3, 2023 and includes a retreat day on June 3, 2023.
COURSE 2 - The second course offers participants practical teaching, meaningful discussion and time over dessert & coffee to develop friendships within the community and helps them enhance and deepen their daily experience of living as disciples of Jesus Christ. Session topics include: Personal Prayer, Hearing God in Scripture, The Power of the Sacraments, Forgiving One Another, The Spirit-Empowered Life, The Heart of a Disciple, and more!
Sharing Christ will be offered on 6 Wednesdays starting September 27, 2023 plus a final session retreat day on November 11, 2023
COURSE 3 - The third course invites those that have taken Discovering Christ and Following Christ to go deeper. Participants grow in confidence and learn ways to reach out in love to others (family, friends, co-workers, neighbors and all those God brings into your life) to invite them to know the peace, love and joy that is found through faith in Jesus Christ, the profound love of God the Father and the power of the Holy Spirit.