Revive for Parishes

Revive courses provide insights, practical steps, and training for your staff, catechists, and parish leader volunteers. Don’t reinvent the wheel, learn from the best with over 10 hours of expert training. These 3 courses Evangelization with Chris Stefanick, Missionary Discipleship with Julianne Stanz, and Loving and Serving The Poor with Fr. Mark Mary Ames, CFR are more than inspiration -they offer real practical solutions.

revive for parishes

Sacramental Preparation in Restored Order: Insights for Parishes from an Expert

Hear how parishes across America are preparing children and their parents for Confirmation “in the Restored Order,” where children baptized in infancy receive Confirmation before First Communion. The Augustine Institute’s Brian Truckenbrod hosts this Parish Leader Webinar and welcomes Lucas Pollice, M.T.S., Associate Professor of Theology and Catechetics at the Augustine Institute, who led development of the new SIGNS OF GRACE: You Are Sent Confirmation preparation curriculum. April 21, 2021

June 15, 2021
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What Teens Need to Give Answers for Their Faith

Equipping teens to give answers for their faith. What works best in schools and parishes today? Learn about a new approach to apologetics presented in a style that appeals to teens’ desire for beauty as well as philosophical and theological arguments that aim for their advancement in the faith. The Augustine Institute’s Brian Truckenbrod hosts this Parish Leader Webinar and welcomes Bill Perales, a subject matter expert in teen catechesis and the Why Believe apologetics program for teens at the Augustine Institute. April 14, 2021

June 15, 2021
Why Believe Web PageFive Fundamental Needs of Teenagers

Energizing a Parish with The Search

Join us for an energizing perspective on The Search, now streaming on FORMED. Monsignor Thomas Fryar, pastor of St. Thomas More Church in Centennial, Colorado, and key members of his staff share how the parish launched The Search by forming over 80 online and in-person small groups. The Augustine Institute’s Brian Truckenbrod hosts. March 24, 2021

June 15, 2021
The Search Marketing and Promotional ResourcesEasy Plan for Launching The Search at Your Parish

In the Eyes of the Pastor: Bearing Good Fruit with FORMED

The Augustine Institute’s Brian Truckenbrod welcomes Fr. Brian Geary, pastor of St. James Church in Belvidere, Illinois. Fr. Geary and his team have used FORMED in ways that have borne much good fruit at St. James. He shared his parish’s story with an online audience of pastors and parish leaders. March 17, 2021

June 15, 2021
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Forming and Nurturing the Domestic Church During Lent and Beyond

The Augustine Institute’s Brian Truckenbrod welcomes Edward Trendowski, director of the Office of Faith Formation in the Providence, Rhode Island, diocese, to the webinar. Edward’s mission in forming and nurturing the domestic church in Providence will be a source of inspiration for all. March 10, 2021

June 15, 2021

Lectio: The Case for Jesus with Dr. Brant Pitre

The Augustine Institute’s Dr. Brant Pitre discusses and answers questions about The Case for Jesus, a new Lectio Bible study now streaming on FORMED. Brian Truckenbrod, senior director of Parish and School Channels at the Augustine Institute is your host. February 24, 2021

June 15, 2021
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Level Up Your Parish with Revive: Now Streaming on FORMED

Hosted by Brian Truckenbrod with Special Guest Revive’s Julianne Stanz, an expert in building cultures of missionary discipleship at parishes. February 17, 2021

June 15, 2021
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Inspiring New Approaches to RCIA

Hosted by Brian Truckenbrod with Special Guest Craig Buschur, who directs the Inspire RCIA program for the St. Henry Cluster Parishes in Ohio, made up of St. Aloysius, St. Bernard, St. Francis, St. Henry, and St. Wendelin parishes. February 10, 2021

June 15, 2021
FORMED's New RCIA Pathway for RCIA Leaders

Flexible, Video-Enabled Sacramental Prep for Families

Hosted by Brian Truckenbrod with Special Guest Justyna Baustert, director of Evangelization and Catechesis at St. Peter’s Parish in Greeley, Colorado January 27th, 2021

June 15, 2021
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Using FORMED to Plan for Lent 2021

Hosted by Brian Truckenbrod with Special Guest Tina Gregory, coordinator of Communication and Adult Enrichment at St. Michael Catholic Church, Livermore, California January 20th, 2021

June 15, 2021
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How to Launch The Search in your parish The Search is now on FORMED!

Hosted by Brian Truckenbrod and Julie Musselman with Special Guest Msgr. John Cihak January 13th, 2021

June 15, 2021
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Más allá de ladrillos y concreto: Promoviendo la fe fuera de las paredes de la parroquia. (Fostering Faith outside the walls of the Church)

Hosted by Luis Soto and Michele Clark September 11th, 2020

June 15, 2021

Using FORMED in Religious Ed and Schools

Hosted by Brian Truckenbrod, Annie Esposito and Julie Musselman July 24th, 2020

June 15, 2021

Successfully Implementing FORMED in Your Parish

Hosted by Sean Dalton and Julie Musselman July 15th, 2020

June 15, 2021
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Symbolon: The Catholic Faith Explained

Hosted by Sean Dalton with guest John Christian, St Thomas More Church, Centennial, CO February 19th, 2020

June 15, 2021
Ideas on How to Use Symbolon at the Parish

Beloved: Finding Happiness in Marriage

Hosted by Sean Dalton with guest Stacy Wendt, St James Church, Belvidere, IL February 12th, 2020

June 15, 2021
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Reborn: You, Your Child, and the Heart of Baptism

Hosted by Sean Dalton with guests Sara and Justin Kraft, Our Lady of Guadalupe, St. Joseph, MO February 5th, 2020

June 15, 2021
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Presence: The Mystery of the Eucharist

With Sean Dalton January 29th, 2020

June 15, 2021
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Forgiven: The Transforming Power of Confession

With Sean Dalton January 22nd, 2020

June 15, 2021
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YDisciple Confirmation

Hosted by Sean Dalton with guest, Sue Berdis, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Erie, PA. February 26th, 2020

June 15, 2021
Ideas on How to Use YDisciple in the Parish

Called: Discover Your Vocation

With Sean Dalton March 5th, 2020

June 15, 2021

Using FORMED for Building Up Men

Hosted by Sean Dalton with guest Deacon Steve Stemper, St. Thomas More, Centenial, CO and Scott Carter of Kapun’s Men December 3rd, 2019

June 15, 2021

Using FORMED for Teaching People to Pray

Hosted by Sean Dalton with Marybeth Finster and Tom Andry, St. Raphael, St. Petersburg, FL November 20th, 2019

June 15, 2021

Impacting Teenagers with YDisciple

With Sean Dalton and Annie Grandell of NET Ministries September 18th, 2019

June 15, 2021

Using Lectio: Mary for Adult Faith Formation

Hosted by Sean Dalton with Dr. Brant Pitre and Stacy Wendt October 15th, 2019

June 15, 2021

Using Lectio: Salvation in Lent

Hosted by Sean Dalton with special guest Dr. Michael Barber January 15th, 2020

June 15, 2021

Revive for Parishes