Saint Andrew Catholic Church and School

Youth Faith Formation


2021-2022 FAMILY CALENDAR (printable)- Revised March. 24, 2022

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

ALL FAMILIES - On site: Church
Speaker: Jeff Cavins
‘Role of the Pope’

Wednesday, May 4, 2022
Grades 1-4 on site
Grades 5-8 on site in gym
Grades 9 No Class
Grade 10 & Small Group Leaders, on site in Chruch

Lectio Divina - How to Family Guide

Lectio: Gospel: May 8

Lectio: Gospel: May 15

Registration Information

To register for faith formation, review and complete the forms linked below

2022 - 2023 Faith Formation Year

2022 - 2023 Faith Formation Information Letter

2022 - 2023 Faith Formation Registration - fillable PDF form

All completed forms can be sent electronically to [email protected] or mailed to:

Melissa Anderson
Saint Andrew Catholic Church
566 4th St NW
Elk River, MN 55330

2022-2023 Faith Formation Program Outline

These rotations will vary depending on holidays and school breaks during the year

Approximately evey other Wednesday:
Grades 1 - 8 on-site
Grades 9 - 10 
Guest Speaker (Jeff Cavins): all parents encouraged to attend (one time per month

Approximately one Wednesday per month:
Family Activity at church (on-site)

Curriculum: Grades 1 - 5 will use Faith and Life by Ignatius Press. Grades 6 - 8 will use a combination of Y - Disciple (available on along with supplemental materials provided by the Youth Minister. Grades 9 - 10 will be using Chosen: Your Journey Towards Confirmation by Ascension Press.

The Family Activity that will take place at the church once a month will be an opportunity for families to learn together! Some examples of these activities include: Family Rosary, Adoration, a Teaching Mass lead by Father Mark and Stations of the Cross. These sessions are part of the Faith Formation program and all youth and parents will be expected to attend.

We are blessed to have Jeff Cavins - Catholic evangelist, author, and biblical scholar -come to St. Andrew once per month to speak to both parents and high school youth. For more information about Jeff and his ministries, visit

Weekly Updates with schedules, lessons and additional information will be emailed to all families registered for the 2022-2023 Faith Formation program. Registration information can be located above.