Fall 2018

Please contact Andrew Logan at andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net or 970-686-5084 x106 for information on Small Groups.
 
 

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FALL SMALL GROUP SCHEDULE >PDF Version OLV SMALL GROUP FLYER FALL 2018

 

MONDAYS

FAMILIES OF CHARACTER Families of Character is a small group designed to provide tools to make home the most lov-ing place to grow in virtue and holiness. Time: 6:30-9pm Location:OLV Cont:Carolyn Brown brownearth@outlook.com

WOMEN OF THE WORD GROUPS (W.O.W.) A Women’s group that focuses on prayer, fellowship and the Faith. Start date: Sept 11th Time: 6:30-8:30pm Location: OLV Contact: Shannon Larson sj.larson@yahoo.com

 
UNDERSTANDING GODS WILL Explains how God is glorified by our resignation to His will even more than by our actions based on the wisdom of the Saints. Start date: Sept 10th Time: 6:30-8:00pm Location: OLV Cost: $5 Contact: Andrew Logan andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net
 
CHAMPIONS OF THE ROSARY This group will explore the history and impact of the Rosary ever since it was given to St. Dominic. Start date: Sept 10th Time: 6:30-8:00pm Location: OLV Cost: $16 Contact: Paula Brown p2brown@comcast.net
 
TOP GUN MEN’S GROUP A Men’s group dedicated to living out the call to holiness—learning what it means to be a man of God in order to disciple others. Start date: Sept 10th Time: 7:00-9:00pm Location: OLV Contact: Greg Jordan granco4@gmail.com

 

TUESDAYS

MATTHEW BIBLE STUDY(AM) A two semester Bible Study that provides a detailed examination of the Gospel of Matthew (Recommended one completes Bible Timeline 1st) Start date: Sept.11th Time: 9:45—11:45am Location: OLV Study Guide: $35 Contact: Andrew Logan andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net

MEN GROWING IN FAITH A small group that meets most Tuesday evenings to discuss the great topics of Faith and provide an opportunity for fellowship. Start date: Sept. 11th Time: 7-8pm Location: OLV Contact: Dennis Spencer dennisspencer@gmail.com
 
THE BIBLE TIMELINE A two-semester Bible Study that provides a detailed examination of Salvation History. Start date: Sept 11th Time: 6:30—8:30pm Location: OLV Study Guide: $35 Contact: andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net
 

TAKE FLIGHT-YOUNG ADULT GROUP Eight week small group focused on applying the Catholic Faith to areas of love, generosity, service, prayer. Start date: Sept 11th Time: 6:00-7:30pm Location: OLV Contact: Danielle and Ryan Long rplong75@gmail.com

INTRODUCTION TO THE SPIRITUAL LIFE (AM) This course seeks to give people an opportunity to understand and apply to their own lives a coherent vision of the elements of the spiritual life. Start:Sept11th Time: 9:45-11:15am Location:OLV Cost: $10 Contact: andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net

JAMES BIBLE STUDY FOR WOMEN (AM) The study offers “pearls for wise living” by applying the wisdom of James to the present day. Start date: Sept.11th Time: 10am—11:30am Location: OLV Guide: $35 Contact: Gail Dysleski tgdysleski@aol.com

WOMEN OF THE WORD GROUPS (W.O.W.) A Women’s group that focuses on prayer, fellowship and the Faith. Start date: Sept 11th Time: 6:00-8:00pm Location: OLV Contact: Rally Spahn rally.spahn@bajabb.com

Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (R.C.I.A.) For those individuals interested in becoming Catholic or completing their Sacraments of Initiation. Start date: Sept 11th Time: 6:30-8:30pm Location: OLV Contact: Andrew Logan andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net

Bishop Barron’s PIVOTAL PLAYERS This course is a multi-part film series that illuminates a handful of saints, artists, mystics, and scholars who changed the world. Start: Sept 4th Time:6:30-8:00pm Location: OLV Cost: Free Contact: Jenny Woytassek jwoytassek@gmail.com

BOOK OF ACTS A two semester bible study that explores the early church. Start date: Sept.11th Time: 6:30—8:30pm Location: OLV Book: $35 Contact: Andrew Logan andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net

CALLED AND GIFTED God is calling you to a unique purpose in life, a work of love that only you can do. Discern your charisms (spiritual gifts) and begin to discern God’s call. Start: Sept 18th Time: 6:30-8:00pm Location:OLV Cost: $25 Contact: Kathleen Jones Kathleen.jonesph.d@gmail.com

JOHN BIBLE STUDY This study takes you deep into the Gospel that has the most profound theology. Content written by Scott Hahn. Start date: Sept.11th Time: 6:30—8:00pm Location: OLV Study Guide: $40 Contact: Andrew Logan andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net

TOP GUN MEN’S GROUP A Men’s group dedicated to living out the call to holiness—learning what it means to be a man of God in order to disciple others. Start date: Sept 11th Time: 6:30-8:30pm Location: OLV Contact: Ryan Will ryan@keystoneREC.com

 

WEDNESDAYS

“PRACTICE” w/ FR. GREGG Same time as RE and Middle School Youth Group. “Training + Practice = Real Progress.” Come and learn by “doing”: personal prayer, leading your family in faith, finding the answers, and reaching others. Free food. Open to any adults. Start date: Sept 5th Time: 6:00-7:15pm Location: OLV Hall Cost: Optional materials can be purchased Contact: Fr. Gregg fr.gregg@ourladyofthevalley.net
 
QUICK BIBLE TIMELINE (AM) An 8 week Bible Study that provides a detailed examination of Salvation History. It provides a foundation to the Big Picture of Scripture. Start date: Sept 12th Time: 9:45—11:15am Location: OLV Study Guide: $20 Contact: Andrew Logan andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net
 
TOP GUN MEN’S GROUP (AM) A Men’s group dedicated to living out the call to holiness—learning what it means to be a man of God in order to disciple others. Start date: Sept 11th Time: 8:30-10:30am Location: OLV Contact: Jerry Hraban jhpremierinspart@yahoo.com
 
TRANSFORMING LOVE Reflecting on the life and theology of St. Threrese of Lisieux. Participants will attempt to apply her wisdom to their lives. Start date: Sept 12th Time: 6:30-8pm Location: OLV Contact: fr.boguslaw@ourladyofthevalley.net
 
INTRODUCTION TO MEDITATIVE PRAYER This course seeks to give people an opportunity to understand and practice meditative prayer from the Catholic Spiritual Tradition of the Saints. Start: Sept 5th Time: 6:30-8:00pm Location:OLV Cost: $5 Contact: andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net

 

THURSDAYS

MOMS GROUP We are mothers with children of many different ages that meet for support and strengthening of our faith. We have book studies, social nights, and we pray for our children, each other, our families, schools and individual needs. Start date: Sept 6th Time: 9:00-11:00am Location: OLV Contact: olvmoms@gmail.com

WALKING IN CONVERSATION WITH GOD Time will be equally divided between walking and the meditation book on the daily readings providing health for body and soul. Start date: Sept 13th Time: 6:00—7:30pm Location: OLV Contact: Elaine Giersch elaineigiersch@hotmail.com
 
BEGINNING APOLOGETICS Vol 1 Participants will discover how easy it is to show the biblical basis for the most commonly misunderstood Catholic beliefs Start date: Sept 13th Time: 7:00—8:30pm Location: OLV Contact: Kevin Rice kevinrice73@gmail.com

 

EMMAUS GROUP Reflecting on the upcoming Sunday’s readings Start date: Every Thursday Time: 9:30-11am Location: Classroom Contact: Fr. Boguslaw fr.boguslaw@ourladyofthevalley.net

LITTLE FLOWERS GIRLS CLUB (K-5th Grade) This group teaches girls virtues through Scripture, Saints and the Church teachings. Start date: Sept 14th-Meets second Thursday of month for school yr Time: 4pm Location: OLV Cost: $30.00 Contact: Kerry Greenwald kerrylynne3@gmail.com
 
LITTLE WOMEN CLUB (6th Grade and Older) Start date: Sept 13th-Meets third Thursday of month for academic year Time: 4-5:30pm Location: OLV Cost: $35.00 Contact: Anna Giese 22sagiese@gmail.com

 

CHAMPIONS OF THE ROSARY This group will explore the history and impact of the Rosary ever since it was given to St. Dominic. Start date: Sept 13th Time: 9:45-11:15am Location: OLV Cost: $16 Contact: andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net

Matthew Bible Study(PM) A two semester Bible Study that provides a detailed examination of the Gospel of Matthew (Recommended one completes Bible Timeline 1st) Start date: Sept.13th Time: 6:30—8:30pm Location: OLV Study Guide: $35 Contact: Andrew Logan andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net

Bishop Barron’s DAVID THE KING In David the King, Bishop Barron helps us to understand this pivotal figure in light of the first king and the King of kings. .Start: Sept 13th Time: 7-8:30pm Location:OLV Cost: $10 Contact: Lindsay Heyer lindsay.shadeoutdoors@gmail.com

INTRODUCTION OF THE SPIRITUAL LIFE This course seeks to give people an opportunity to understand and apply to their own lives a coherent vision of the elements of the spiritual life. Start: Sept 13th Time: 6:30-8:00pm Location: OLV Cost: $10 Contact: andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net
 
HEALING PRAYER GROUP This class is designed for those who would like to learn how to pray for healing and is especially designed for those who might like to join our healing prayer team at Healing Services. No experience required—training provided. Start date: Sept 6th Time: 7:00-9:00pm Location: OLV Cost: $30-50 Contact: Fr. Gregg fr.gregg@ourladyofthevalley.net

 

FRIDAYS

GOLFER’S GROUP This is for people are interested in the Faith and Golf! We will be spending time working on our souls through study and practice of the virtues (especially patience) while trying to improve our golf games. Start date: Sept 14th Time: 9:00-11:00am Location: OLV and Highland Meadows G.C. Cost: Cost of Range Balls Contact: Andrew Logan andrew@ourladyofthevalley.net
 
GROUP MEETING DAY
 
MILITARY FAMILY GROUP For Family or Friends of Active Duty Military or Military Veterans and families (or anyone interested in supporting these parishioners). Share stories, encouragement and support. Start date: TBD Time: Evenings once per month Location: OLV
Contact: Beth & Kirk Moses beth-moses@comcast.net
 
 
TEEN SMALL GROUPS
Teen Small Groups for Middle and High Schoolers will be during the normally scheduled youth group time.
Times: Middle School: Wednesday 6pm to 7:15 pm
High School: Sunday 7pm to 8:30pm
Location: OLV Youth Room. Start Date: Middle School: Sept. 5th, High School: Sept. 9th. If you have any questions please email Liz liz@ourladyofthevalley.net or call (970) 686-5084 ext. 107