GIVEN Academy: Unlocking Your True Potential with Margarita Pineda-Ucero

Virtual Event Virtual Event

How is God calling you to use your gifts today? How can you not only discern your current mission, but determine and communicate clear and actionable steps to live it out? In this GIVEN Academy session, Margarita Pineda-Ucero will help participants identify where they are now and where they want to go, with special emphasis on how to create an [...]

$25.00

GIVEN Academy: Human Trafficking: A Full Scale Assault on Human Dignity with Deb Rusckowski

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Pope Francis has defined Human Trafficking as “an open wound on the body of contemporary society, a scourge against the body of Christ.” Every year, millions of men, women, and children are trafficked worldwide – including right here in the United States. This session will provide you with the who, what, where, when, how, and why of human trafficking, dispel [...]

$25.00

GIVEN Academy: Crafting a Masterpiece of Your Life for God with Dr. Jem Sullivan

Virtual Event Virtual Event

From a young age, women absorb unrealistic cultural expectations of beauty. The messages of popular culture create constant pressures and insecurities when a woman feels she does not measure up to worldly standards of beauty.  How does our Catholic faith offer women a different perspective on feminine beauty that invites us to craft out of our life a masterpiece for [...]

$25.00

GIVEN Academy: Handling Ethical Situations in the Workplace with Sr. Michaela Serpa, FSE

Virtual Event Virtual Event

It is impossible to anticipate all the ethical issues that one might encounter in the workplace.  Sister Michaela hopes to help you develop confidence and skills to think through the issues, access valuable resources, understand the interpersonal dynamics, and learn effective approaches to communication and dialogue with those of different perspectives. She will share some of her experience navigating ethical [...]

$25.00

GIVEN Academy: From Water into Wine: A Practical and Pastoral Approach to turn Resources into Impact with Ashley Conley

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Not too long ago a Parish Finance Committee Chair suggested parishes don’t need to budget.  “God will provide” he said.  While it is true that God will provide, that doesn’t absolve us of our responsibility to be good stewards of the gifts, or in this case, financial resources, He has given us. Better yet, if we want to actually “Go [...]

$25.00

GIVEN Academy: Becoming Magdalene in a Martha vs. Mary World with Danielle Brown

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Caught between a productive yet testy Martha, consumed by her role as a servant, and a Mary whose part the Lord endorses as the better part as she rests and abides in Him, how does a woman in the workplace know how to successfully navigate these personality types? Is there a third way? Becoming Magdalene will explore lessons we can [...]

$25.00

Conflict Resolution: GIVEN Academy with Dr. Elizabeth de Leon

Saint John Paul II National Shrine 3900 Harewood Rd NE, Washington, DC
Virtual Event Hybrid Event

Do you interact with people at work, home, school, or an extended family? If you answered, yes, then you know that every day we are invited into conflict or a challenging conversation and you may need help. Join us on Thursday, 20 October for the opening of this year’s Given Academy. Conflict management is a key skill for a Catholic female [...]

$25.00 – $30.00

Work/Life Balance: GIVEN Academy with Jackie Mulligan

Saint John Paul II National Shrine 3900 Harewood Rd NE, Washington, DC
Virtual Event Hybrid Event

Reform is a Christ-centered wellness ministry. They redefine health as the state of body and soul together—and it’s their mission to empower you to redefine your health and reclaim your well-being and identity in Jesus. As a society, we’ve become addicted to stress-sustaining habits. We accept demands to do more and multitask to increase productivity. We’ve started to believe that [...]

$25.00 – $30.00