The Catholic Leaders Formation Network (CLFN) has three main focus areas; renewing, forming and leading. Each focus area contains numerous benefits that members can choose to utilise.
Through prayer and retreat opportunities:
Porta Fidei Retreat and Leaders Resource
Updates on Church Renewal Opportunities
Weekly Leaders Formed in Prayer Reflections
Through formation and professional learning opportunities:
Leadership Formation Series (‘Called’)
Network Participation in ACU Graduate Programs (Leading the New Evangelisation and Signum Fidei)
Catholic Leaders Formation Symposium and events (members discounts)
Through networking and leadership opportunities:
Leaders Small Groups and leaders community across the Network
Catholic Leaders Formation Journal
Networking: regular communication (CLFN and CSYMA eNews)
International Network and updates on Missions and Courses
THE FORMING LEADERS SERIES
CLFN members get full access to all episodes of the CALLED video series.
At the heart of CALLED is the desire to increase your understanding of discipleship. This series is all about building up local communities of faith.
This program offers:
1. A short input that really breaks open the topic
2. A range of personal testimonies that share personal faith experiences
3. A range of discussion starters that guide personal reflection and small group activities
4. Further reading and additional resources
Catholic Teacher and
Church Leader Opportunities
A unique faith formation program for education and other
Church ministry leaders, equipping them for evangelisation
in our contemporary context.
MELBOURNE & TASMANIA
Part 1: November 19-20, 2020 (online)
Part 2: Semester 1, 2021 (in Melbourne)
A collaborative venture between
CSYMA is a network of Catholic Schools across Australia and internationally, focused on supporting Catholic schools becoming centres of evangelisation. CSYMA also includes a post-school youth ministers network and accreditation program.
The ACU La Salle Academy provides programs and resources for the formation of teachers and leaders for Catholic schools and the other ecclesial organisations with which they partner. Central to its mission are the aspirations of the New Evangelisation.