This year Jonah begins a more formalized preparation for his First Holy Communion. Â Here are some of the resources that we will use at home:
The Holy Eucharist Coloring Book
I also ordered this audio resource from St. Anne’s Helper to aid in memorization. Â Jonah and a couple of other children are definitely auditory learners.
More suggestions can be found here
In the process we are going to work on putting together a First Communion Notebook. Â I have gotten many ideas from these sources:
I think Jonah will really enjoy having his finished book on display at his First Holy Communion Party.
Another activity that is slowly becoming a tradition for our family is going to confession on First Saturdays. Â At some point, when little bodies get a bit bigger and are a little less wiggly, we will also attend mass. Â After going to confession we then go get a breakfast treat. Â It has been a nice way for us to get into the habit of monthly confession.
Catholic First Communion