Sharing faith on Facebook

Many people feel fearful about sharing their faith, but that is exactly what we are called to do. “Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.” Matthew 28:19 If people aren’t ready to share their faith stories after […]

FREE Photos and Design Software

When it comes to creating engaging and meaningful content on social media it can be overwhelming. Canva is a free to use design software and APP. You can use it to create social media posts, posters, flyers and more. The following websites offer a database of photos that are free to download. These photos can […]

Do I Need a Facebook Strategy?

Yes, your page will be more successful if you have a strategy. There are many ways you can improve your Page. Firstly you need to choose a goal – Increase page likes, Increase engagement or Increase your reach. Encourage engagement by asking open ended questions. What are your prayer intentions for today? What is your […]

Tip to increase your Page Likes

Here is a quick and easy way to increase your Facebook page likes. At the bottom of your post click on the like count as circled below. A box will appear showing the names of people who have responded to your post. If there is someone who currently does not like your Facebook page an […]

Bible in a Year Podcast

Join us for Day 1 on January 1st! If you’ve struggled to read the Bible, this podcast is for you. Ascension’s Bible in a Year Podcast, hosted by Fr. Mike Schmitz and featuring Jeff Cavins, guides Catholics through the Bible in 365 daily episodes starting January 1st. Each 20-25 minute episode includes: two to three scripture readings  a reflection from […]

Video Library

Are you curious about faith?Do you want to know more about the Catholic Faith?Do you want to know how you can share your Faith?We have compiled a collection of quality videos to help answer your questions.

The Parenting Course

The Parenting Children Course and The Parenting Teenagers Course are easy-to-run, practical five-session courses designed to support parents or carers who want to invest in their relationships with their children and/or teenagers. No expertise is needed to run the course. Anyone who wants to support and encourage parents and other carers and who enjoys hosting a group […]

Faith and Life Online

Ignatius Press’s Faith and Life Online Series offers students, grades 1-8 (aged 6-14), a thorough grounding in Catholic doctrine. In light of salvation history, students will learn about Sacraments, morality, social teaching, and the Church’s life and mission. Interactive learning includes videos, games, discussion questions and reflections.

Called and Gifted

The Called & Gifted Discernment Process is designed to help Christians discern the presence of charisms in their lives. Charisms, or spiritual gifts, are special abilities given to all Christians by the Holy Spirit to give them power both to represent Christ and to be a channel of God’s goodness for people. Whether extraordinary or ordinary, all charisms ought to be […]

Ananias Traning by St. Catherine of Siena Institute

Ananias Training, developed by the St. Catherine of Siena Institute, is   designed to form parishioners with no previous training in “the art of spiritual accompaniment.” The training will use Scripture reflections, video, and facilitated discussions to form “Ananiases.” The goal of Ananias Training is to form a people equipped to be Ananias to one another […]