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Volunteers

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Wow, what an amazing week we had in Albuquerque, New Mexico during Forma’s Youth and Family Ministry Certificate program!  After spending weeks with my fellow students and our amazing instructors in our online environment, it was awesome to be able

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AdvocacyVolunteers

Sometimes being a formation leader can be like someone crying out in the wilderness as you try to garner attention and support for making formation a priority within the congregation.  At such times, wouldn’t it be nice to have partners

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Volunteers

I’ve been a volunteer Sunday school teacher on an off for the past 30 years–ever since I was a teenager. It wasn’t until last year that, when I offered to contribute to a program, did the staff person ask, “What

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Volunteers

In August, those of you in the parish are invariably confronted, often by well-meaning clergy, with the question, “Have you filled all your slots yet?” Try not to lose your temper. As educators, we know volunteer teachers are agents for

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