LEARN AND GROW
St. Luke’s offers opportunities for all ages to enrich their spiritual life. Our programs and classes are designed to encourage the understanding and practice of our Christian faith. Christian Formation plays an important role in our lives as believers in Christ. This lifelong process allows us to discover ourselves as God’s children and to carry out His ministries.
Please join us, all are welcome!
Questions about any of the offerings mentioned on this website may be directed to the Church Office (804-794-6953) or firstname.lastname@example.org
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd is a Montessori based program available for children ages 3 to grade 6. The leaders, known as Catechists, have over 100 hours of training to facilitate the spiritual development and work of the children.
While our students are not currently meeting face to face, our Catechists are sharing resources for parents to use at home with their children via e-mail and USPS mail.
To learn more take a look at the national Catechesis website - - http://www.cgsusa.org/.
Catechesis is open to all children of the appropriate age. You do not need to be a member of St. Luke’s to enroll your child. If you would like to be added to the Catechesis e-mail and/or USPS mail list, please contact the church office.
Cursillo is a 3 ½ day retreat held at our Diocesan Conference Center in Surry, VA. Cursillo is a Spanish word meaning “short course”; it is a short course in Christianity and has been a spiritually enriching experience for many. In addition to developing tools for enriching their spiritual journey and their engagement in ministry, participants discover new friendships and a vibrant and supportive faith community. Applications for a spring 2021 Cursillo (April 22-25) are currently being accepted at https://www.cursillodiosova.org/.
Camp Chanco is a multi-session residential camp for boys and girls ages 8 – 18 that is held during the summer at Chanco on the James, our Diocesan camp and conference center, located in Surry, VA. It is a place for fun, making new friends, trying new things, enjoying God’s great outdoors and learning. St. Luke’s provides scholarships for campers upon request. https://chanco.org/
We will keep you posted as to camp plans for the 2021 summer.