Building a Home Field Advantage

Adult Formation Conference

February 23, 2019

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When:

February 23, 2019
8:30 am - 1:00 pm
FREE Lunch Included!

Contact:

John Konicek
480-998-3843 x102
jkonicek@stpatcc.org

 

 

Great teams know what it means to have a home field advantage. We will build ours by strengthening the pillars of our community - Hospitality, Liturgy, Stewardship, Social Justice, and Formation - through engaging talks and workshops. Don’t miss this half day conference as, together, we continue building a home field advantage where we can know, love and serve God more as Christian Disciples in Mission who are Living Beyond Sunday.

Registration is FREE & includes lunch!!!

Keynote:

Brian Cannon

Brian Cannon

Keynote: Rooted

Brian Cannon serves as Director of Evangelization and Family Life for St. Patrick Catholic Community. A graduate of Arizona State University and Loyola University New Orleans, Brian has spent the past 15 years committed to empowering families in the Gospel of Jesus Christ with great joy, an open heart and a passion for justice. In addition to being a local and national speaker, Brian has sought to bring creativity into evangelization through cultural celebrations, podcasts, and even brewing beer. Brian and his wife, Mary, have twin daughters, Adeline and Eleanor. They live in Gilbert, Arizona.

 

Workshops (Session 1)

The Ground Game: Labyrinth Prayer

The Ground Game: Labyrinth Prayer

John Konicek

 

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Dr. John Konicek is our Director of Adult Education & Parish Spirituality. (Bio to come)

 

Time Out: Overcoming Anxiety and Emotional Challenges in your youth.

Time Out: Overcoming Anxiety and Emotional Challenges in your youth.

Jill McMahon

 

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Jill McMahon is a licensed professional counselor. She has specialized in working with Survivors of Suicide and generalized grief for the last 16 years. She can be found providing suicide prevention and postvention presentations and trainings around the community, as well as speaking about Survivors of Suicide and survivor grief, nationally and internationally.

 

Warning Track, Wall: The next generations

Warning Track, Wall: The next generations

Scott & Jill Bagshaw

 

 

 

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Jill Bagshaw is a music minister who has worked in the Diocese of Phoenix for 20 years.  Family life and professional life blend seamlessly as Jill has worked alongside her husband ministering to teenagers on over 50 high school retreats.  Jill brings her perspective as a wife, mother, friend, and minister to her new role at St. Patrick in Young Adult Ministry, which speaks to her passion for the future of the Church. Scott is Jill's husband, and out Coordinator of Life Teen (bio to come). 

 

 

 

If These Walls Could Talk: The Spirituality found in our worship space

If These Walls Could Talk: The Spirituality found in our worship space

Fr. Eric Tellez

 

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For over 20 years, Fr. Eric Tellez has been the Pastor here at St. Patrick. He is also coaches Special Teams for the Sunnyslope Vikings High School Football team.

 

A League of their Own: Women of our faith

A League of their Own: Women of our faith

Tricia Hoyt

 

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Tricia Hoyt recently retired as our Director of Evangelization, Family Ministry and Adult Formation at St. Patrick. She is a biblical scholar, author, and storyteller, and has served the Diocese of Phoenix for over 30 years.

 

Workshops (Session 2)

7th Inning Stretch: Contemplative prayer

7th Inning Stretch: Contemplative prayer

Megan Popa

 

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Megan Popa is our Coordinator of Hospitality, Ministry of Care and Infant Baptism. (Bio to come)

 

The Penalty Box: A look at confession and reconciliation

The Penalty Box: A look at confession and reconciliation

John Konicek

 

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Dr. John Konicek is our Director of Adult Education & Parish Spirituality. (Bio to come)

 

Full Court Press: Tenacious Defense against Bullies and Cyber-bullies

Full Court Press: Tenacious Defense against Bullies and Cyber-bullies

Brad Snyder

 

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Brad explains children to adults and to clients ranging from the U.S. Justice Department to Cartoon Network. Experts describe Brad’s parenting book, The 5 Simple Truths of Raising Kids, as an “urgent ‘must-read.’” Titles from his What Every Child Needs To Know children’s book series (…About Elvis Presley, …About Cancer, …About Punk Rock, …About The Economy, …About Pizza and …About Coffee), which he coauthors with Dr. Marc Engelsgjerd to explain adults to children, have received numerous accolades, including being a “staff pick” at the Museum of Modern Art bookstore in New York City.

 

X's and O's: Creating a Culture of Love in your Family

X's and O's: Creating a Culture of Love in your Family

Brian Cannon

 

More information to come...
 
Brian Cannon serves as Director of Evangelization and Family Life for St. Patrick Catholic Community. A graduate of Arizona State University and Loyola University New Orleans, Brian has spent the past 15 years committed to empowering families in the Gospel of Jesus Christ with great joy, an open heart and a passion for justice. In addition to being a local and national speaker, Brian has sought to bring creativity into evangelization through cultural celebrations, podcasts, and even brewing beer.  Brian and his wife, Mary, have twin daughters, Adeline and Eleanor. They live in Gilbert, Arizona.
 

 

Playing by the Rules: Scripture

Playing by the Rules: Scripture

Fr. Andre

 

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Fr. Andre (Bio to come).
 

 

 

Online Registration is Open!

Online registration is open until Monday, February 11 at 5:00 pm. We look forward to seeing you at the conference!