Adult Continuing Education (Faith Formation) challenges parishioners to reach for and to acquire an informed adult knowledge of scripture, doctrine, morality, and spirituality through the teachings of the Catholic Church. Adult religious education courses are offered throughout the year at various times.
Becoming Catholic Each year on Holy Saturday during the Easter Vigil, thousands of are baptized into the Catholic Church in the United States. Parishes welcome these new Catholics through the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA).
Catholic Family Focus builds and fosters Christian community among Catholic families through prayer, support, outreach, learning and sharing. Monthly home meetings consist of several families joining together for dinner, discussion and fun. For more information contact Deacon Chip Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org
Gathering to Remember offers an outreach to bring back Catholics who have been away from the Church for various reasons. Through open and honest discussions concerns are addressed in a welcoming environment. For more information contact Cindy Pease at 901.867.3483
Legion of Mary - The members visit nursing homes, lead the Rosary, visit the sick, the bereaved, shut-ins and inactive Catholics. Auxiliary members also lead the Rosary before Saturday Vigil Masses, provide transportation to Mass, make baptismal gowns for infants and adults and attend retreats.
Lighthouse Catholic Media is a selection of CDs that provide uplifting and inspirational guidance. Equipping you to live your Catholic life to the fullest. These CDs are located in the hallway adjacent to the Narthex in the Church or in the foyer of the Chapel. Suggested donation for each CD is $3.00. For more information contact Julie Walker at 901.907.0925
Young at Heart is a group for parishioners offering fellowship and sharing for members 50 years and older. Monthly meetings consist of social, educational, cultural and religious discussions and presentations. Activities include excursions, day trips and participating in the parish life at St. Ann Church. For more information contact Tish Williams at 901.605.4602