Sunday Morning Adult Faith Formation

Livestream - Sunday 9:30 am

Welcome to the Holy Spirit Adult Faith Formation webpage. On Sunday's the livestream player above will be active for viewing the current weeks topic. Below you will find the Spring 2021 topics along with their descriptions and recordings. We are striving to provide a program that addresses the pressing issues that Catholics are facing in today’s culture. Although the teachings have not changed for 2000 years, different situations and issues need to constantly be addressed. If you have any questions or want more information, please reach out to our Adult Faith Formation Coordinator, Grant Aasen, at GAasen@hsccatl.com.

The Case for the Georgia Martyrs - Fr. Pablo Migone

Fr. Migone will speak about the case for beatification for the Georgia Martyrs.

Can a Sacrament Be Undone? - Deacon Allen Underwood and Bryan Harrison

Deacon Allen Underwood and Bryan Harrison will present “Can a Sacrament be Undone?” They will examine where we as Catholics should stand on divorce and remarriage in society and what the church teaches on marriage and the annulment process in the Church.
Click to view slide deck Can A Sacrament Be Undone?

Faithful Citizenship - Father Paul Burke, JCL

In light of St. Augustine’s City of God and City of Man, and compared with St. Paul’s teaching on “our true citizenship is in Heaven...”, how do we live out an authentic earthly citizenship aimed towards our eternal citizenship?
Click to view slide deck Faithful Citizenship

Holy Week: From Joy to Tragedy - Andrew McGovern, MTS

How does Christ go from being cheered to getting crucified in a matter of days?
Click to view slide deck Holy Week: From Joy to Tragedy

Living in a Pagan Society - Mike Verlander, MTS

Can I send my children to public school? How do we live in a world that rejects our Catholic faith?

The Four Last Things: Death, Judgement, Heaven and Hell - Andrew McGovern, MTS

Andrew McGovern, MTS, tackles “The Last Things—Death, Judgment, Heaven and Hell.” Could I go to Hell? What does the Church teach on the existence of Hell and if people do go there? 
Click to view slide deck The Four Last Things: Death, Judgement, Heaven and

Faith and Secular Society - Joey Martineck

The current moral landscape in society demands that we support same-sex marriage. How should we reconcile Church teachings on Homosexuality, and gender with the Gospel message?

Miracles - Father Paul Burke, JCL

In this session Father Burke explores the mysteries of miracles where he explores the miracles of Jesus, Eucharistic Miracles, the Marian Apparitions and more.
Click to view slide deck Miracles - Father Burke

Faith vs. Science - Grant Aasen

Join Grant Aasen in this in depth look at current issues surrounding faith and science, where he separates facts and fiction and shines a light on truth and understanding.
Click to view slide deck Faith vs. Science - Grant Aasen



Upcoming Faith Formation Opportunities

Thursday, May 13
7:00 PM - Great Books Discussion

The Great Books Discussion Group will read Confessions of a Fallen Standard Bearer. Andrei Makine (1957-) was born in Siberia and grew up in the city of Penza. He received his doctorate from Moscow University. In 1987, Makine was granted political asylum in France, later becoming the first writer to receive three prestigious literary awards and is often compared to Chekhov and Proust. Confessions of a Fallen Standard Bearer provides glimpses into Russia during WW II and the Cold War. Join us on Thursday, May 13th, via Zoom. Contact Patrick Carey at 770-241-2511 for details.

Friday, May 14
7:00 AM - Bible Buckaroos
Tuesday, May 18
10:00 AM - Adult Scripture Study
Friday, May 21
7:00 AM - Bible Buckaroos
Tuesday, May 25
10:00 AM - Adult Scripture Study
Friday, May 28
7:00 AM - Bible Buckaroos
Tuesday, June 1
10:00 AM - Adult Scripture Study
Friday, June 4
7:00 AM - Bible Buckaroos
Tuesday, June 8
10:00 AM - Adult Scripture Study
Friday, June 11
7:00 AM - Bible Buckaroos
Tuesday, June 15
10:00 AM - Adult Scripture Study
Friday, June 18
7:00 AM - Bible Buckaroos
Friday, June 25
7:00 AM - Bible Buckaroos
Friday, July 9
7:00 AM - Bible Buckaroos