Quick Catholic Lessons with Fr. Mike
Quick Catholic Lessons with Fr. Mike is a feature-packed teacher’s guide designed to accompany the extremely popular Ascension Presents YouTube videos from Fr. Mike Schmitz, presented here on a convenient DVD. You’ll get lessons built around Fr. Mike’s short videos on a wide variety of topics kids care about, from core questions about Catholicism to practical and tough issues in Christian discipleship. Teachers, catechists, and youth ministers can supplement USCCB curriculum, prompt small-group discussion, and answer students’ questions easily and powerfully with this teacher’s guide and DVD.
What You Get…
- Lessons built around fifteen of Fr. Mike’s videos on crucial topics
- Objectives for each lesson and discussion questions with in-depth leader commentary
- Opening and closing prayers with Scripture
- Outlines of Fr. Mike’s thoughts to accompany each video
- Activity ideas
- Reproducible student pages with prayers, Fr. Mike’s key points, and journal prompts
- DVD with fifteen Fr. Mike videos from Ascension Presents and a NEW leader video from Fr. Mike
Fr. Mike Schmitz serves as director of youth and young adult ministry for the Diocese of Duluth and as chaplain for the Newman Catholic Campus Ministry at the University of Minnesota-Duluth. He is a presenter in Chosen, Altaration, and on Ascension Presents.
Colin MacIver teaches theology and has served as the religion department chair and campus ministry coordinator at St. Scholastica Academy in Covington, Louisiana. He and his wife, Aimee, are co-authors and presenters of Theology of the Body for Teens Middle School Edition and co-authors of the Chosen Parent’s and Sponsor’s Guides.