|WA1||Bridging the Gap: Discernment in Working With Young Adults||We want to provide tools for all those involved with young Catholic adults, whether they are one themselves or work with them, to use to get to the healthiest place possible so that their discernment process can be guided by both sound theology and solid human formation.|
|Kristian and Christina Jaloway||Kristian served youth for 19 years, 19 in the Legionaries of Christ. He is now a professional leadership coach for business entrepreneurs, non-profits and government entities interested in personal and organizational health. Christin is a former high school theology teacher who writes articles and blogs about the issues facing young women today. They often present together on topics such as prayer, discernment, family and marriage.|
|WA2||The Joyful Marriage Project: Engaging Married Couples in the Mission of Evangelization||The Joyful Marriage Project is the initiative of Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann to evangelize married couples, equipping them to live the mission of Matrimony. This presentation will discuss the best practices of how and why to evangelize married couples, and how to help them evangelize others.||Brad and Libby DuPont||Brad and Libby DuPont, married in 2003, are the parents of 4 children and currently live in Overland Park, KS. They both hold a Master’s in Theological Studies and combined, they have 38 years of ministry experience including NET Ministries, parish youth ministry and Archdiocesan Family Life Office where they co-authored The Joyful Marriage Project.|
|WA3||Sts Louis and Zelie Martin! First Couple Canonized as a Couple.||Together let’s celebrate the 150th Wedding Anniversary of Louis and Zélie (July 12th)|
Louis: The Wounded, the Dad, the Holy.
Zélie: The Wounded, the Mom, the Holy.
Let’s enter into their families of origin, their vocations, struggles, and fruitfulness.
Louis and Zélie Today’s True Witnesses to the Vocation to Marriage as a path to Sanctity.
|Christian Meert||Christian Meert, director of the Office of Marriage for the Diocese of Colorado Springs. Founder: www.catholicmarriageprep.com, first online mentor led marriage preparation program in English, Spanish, and French. International speaker on TOB and marriage. Appeared on EWTN and many international publications. Married to Christine, they have five daughters and twelve grandchildren.|
|WA4||Prepare to Care – Caring for Others and Caring for Yourself||In 2017, there were an estimated 60 million family caregivers in the U.S.—parishioners in our pews struggling with stress, guilt and isolation. Learn how to build a ministry to help caregivers find strength with a Christ-centered view. Now is the time for parishes to reach out and create a spiritual home for families caring for sick, disabled or aging loved ones. Lean how Nourish, a lay lead program, facilitates an effective and ongoing caregiver ministry.||Deb Kelsey-Davis & Kelly Johnson||Deb Kelsey-Davis, is a RN, lay minister, certified in gerontology and a family caregiver. Kelly Johnson, also a family caregiver, runs the Adult Faith Formation programs at St. Mary of Gostyn and is a member of NACFLM. Speaking from personal experiences, Deb and Kelly, who co-found Nourish for Caregivers in 2015, share insights, stories and tools to aide parishes with this modern-day concern of Caring for the Caregiver.|
|WA5||Reúne a Todos Tus Hijos Esparcidos Por El Mundo ||Tomando en cuenta el lema de NACFLM: “El Matrimonio y la Familia como el Corazon de la Nueva Evangelización”; este taller le brindará recursos y herramientas, para que Uds. como líderes ayuden a aquellos padres de familia cuyos hijos están alejados de su fe, recibirán consejos prácticos que incluyen cómo formar Grupos de Oración, Días de Reflexión y Retiros que ayuden a sus familias con esta misión.||Carla Ferrando- Bowling||Carla Ferrando es la Directora Asociada de la Oficina de Vida Familiar en la Arquidiócesis de Washington. Con más de 17 años de experiencia al servicio de los líderes catequéticos hispanos. Oradora a nivel nacional y arquidiocesano. Miembro del Consejo Directivo de Líderes Catequéticos de la Arquidiócesis de Washington (ACLA), Federación de Catequesis con Hispanos (FCH), Conferencia Nacional de Líderes Catequéticos.|