Tipton
Faith Formation

A life long journey to more fully understand
the richness of the Catholic faith tradition,
and be drawn into a deeper communion
with Christ to live more fully as disciples.

Religious Ed Director

Mary Barnum
stmarymaryb@gmail.com
319.321.0715

Religious Ed Calendar

2022 – 2023 St. Mary’s Faith Formation Calendar*
 All classes meet at the Parish Hall unless otherwise specified.
 K-7 meet Sunday mornings 9:00 – 9:45 a.m. as scheduled below.
 Confirmation Class meets Wednesdays at 7 p.m. as shown below).
 Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors meet Wednesdays at 7:15 p.m. as shown below).
 Parents will please check their emails for updates. Thank you!
K – 7 Schedule
October – 2, 9, 16, 30
(No class 10/23)
November – 6, 13, 20
(No class 11/27)
December – 4, 11, 18 (Mass together on the 18th, cookie reception afterward!
(No class 12/2522 – Christmas Day!!)
(No class 1/1/23 – New Year’s Day!)
January, 2023 – 8, 15, 22
(No class 1/29)
February – 5, 12, 19
(No class 2/26)
March – 6, 12, 19
(No class 3/26)
April – 2, 16, 23
(No class on 4/9 – Easter Sunday)
First Communion Families
In addition to above – there will be some meeting times that a parent will be asked to attend.
First Reconciliation will be scheduled in the first part of the year.
Rehearsal for First Communion will be April 30 at 9:15 a.m. OR May 3 (Wednesday) 6:30 p.m.
First Communion – Sunday, May 7 at 10 o’clock Mass.
Confirmation Class
October – 5, 19
November – 2,16, 30
December – 7,14
January – 4,18
February – May – to be determined.
 Candidates are expected to attend Mass on a regular basis.
 Candidates will have opportunities for service.
Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors
October 5, 20, November 2, 16 ,30, December 7, 14, January 4, 18
2023 dates – to be determined.
*The schedule is subject to flexibility. 
**Please do not come to Faith Formation if you
are sick. We will miss you but are happy to get
lesson materials to you at your home.

Adult Sunday Studies

9:00 am  – Rel Ed Office in Parish Hall
Reflecting on the Scripture of the Day
& the Liturgical Seasons

4th Wednesday Sing

7:10 pm – Sanctuary
Open to adults and students,
8th grade and above