YOUTH AND FAMILIES – QUARANTINED, BUT NEVER ALONE
Our routine has changed considerably and hopefully we will carve out some time to remain connected to our Lord and to each other.
Here are some links to activities that allow us to encounter the God of tenderness in our daily lives. Explore them! There is something for everyone: children, teens, young adults, parents, pastoral workers and youth ministers.
TO BETTER UNDERSTAND THE FAITH
Booklets, Fun and Crafts
Fun and crafts
- Stain glass cross
- Easter cross art project
- 16 Simple Lent Activities for Christian Kids
Couples and parents
- How to Face Unemployment together as a couple
- How to Talk to Children about COVID-19
- 12 Catholic Movies to Watch During Social Distancing
- Resources for families from Loyola Press, A Jesuit Ministry
- Sacrifice Beans for Kids
- Jesuit Discernment in a time of covid19
- “Family Prayer in Every Home” booklet by Most Reverend Christian Lépine
COVID-19: An Opportunity to Build the Domestic Church
For more ideas
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