|Fri. July 20 - Sun. July 22||Mon. July 23||Tues. July 24||Wed. July 25||Thurs. July 26||Fri. July 27|
Holy Spirit Power in Unity
(begins Fri. at 7:30 PM and ends Sun. at 4:00 PM)
|How to Teach the Bible
in the Power of the Holy Spirit
|Getting to Know Guadalupe Bible College|
|Life in the Spirit
|Identifying Your Spiritual Gifts||Growing in Power of Spiritual Gifts|
|Practical Evangelization||Humanae Vitae: 50th Anniversary||To Heal as Jesus Heals|
|St. Paul: Forming and Strengthening Communities||Mary's Role in Unifying God's People||Revelation: Unveiling the Ultimate Community||Christian Community: Unity in Christ|
|Receiving a New Pentecost||Prophecy: God's Message for Today||Spiritual Gift of Hospitality||Intercession: God's Powerhouse of Prayer|
|Youth Program: Unite! Youth Joining Together for Jesus
|7:30 PM Eucharistic Liturgy followed by keynote talk|
| 9:00 AM
Our Quest for God
Desire for God is written in man's heart (CCC 27).
10:15 AM Eucharistic Liturgy
11:30 AM Unless You Become Like Little Children
The humble are always the first to accept Him (CCC 725).
12:30 PM Lunch
2:30 PM Open Wide the Doors to Christ
The more total our surrender, the greater our freedom.
3:45 PM Embrace God's Plan of Salvation: Community and Charisms
Die to self and live so as to change the culture of death into a culture of life and love.
4:45 PM Dinner
7:30 PM Healing Service with Praise and Worship by "RAIN"
|10:00 AM Workshop Practicum - Come Experience Community
All are welcome to experience a Home Base Community Meeting.
12:30 PM Lunch
2:30 PM Eucharistic Liturgy
Main Celebrant: Archbishop Dennis Schnurr
4:00 PM Presentation Ministries Meeting
5:00 PM Dinner
7:30 PM Youth Group Play Esther
Monday through Thursday classes begin at 9:00 AM and end at 4:45 PM with Eucharistic Liturgy at 10:15 AM.
Friday classes begin at 9:00 AM ending about 3:45 PM. The Eucharistic Liturgy will be in at 3:45 PM.
HOW TO TEACH THE BIBLE IN THE POWER OF THE HOLY SPIRIT - Monday through Thursday
This foundational four day seminar will give you the tools and confidence to teach the Bible in small groups as well as using the Word of God in your everyday life.
LIFE IN THE SPIRIT SEMINAR - Monday through Wednesday
"You will receive power when the Holy Spirit come down on you..." (Acts 1:8). Enter into a deeper relationship with Christ. Seek to receive all the grace and gifts He wants to give you through the power of the Holy Spirit. God may be calling you to a new depth in your relationship with Him. Come and receive.
Recordings will be available of the seminars — weekend talks on CD and weekday talks in MP3 format. A media catalog can be obtained at the Institute or can be requested by mail.
PRACTICAL EVANGELIZATION - Monday and Tuesday
The New Evangelization calls us to proclaim Jesus to the world, with a special emphasis on our fellow Catholics. But how do we do that? For most folks, we are called to proclaim Jesus to our families, our co-workers and our friends. Join Bill Richart, nationally known Catholic Lay Evangelist, as he shares PRACTICAL ways to share your faith stories, to invite the fallen-away back to community, and to host special events that are opportunities to evangelize.
ST. PAUL: FORMING AND STRENGTHENING COMMUNITIES - Monday and Tuesday
The New Testament letters of St. Paul were not only great formation for the communities, they addressed communities in his own time. They are encouraging and important to those of us who try to live out his directives in our own communities and lives today. This two-day seminar will explore St. Paul's letters to communities at Thessalonica, Galatia, Corinth, Rome, Philippi, Colossae, and Ephesus and their relevance for us.
RECEIVING A NEW PENTECOST - Monday and Tuesday
This seminar is for those who have previously attended a Life in the Spirit seminar. Renew, refresh and recommit to the Holy Spirit's plan for you in creating a new Pentecost in your own life.
TO HEAL AS JESUS HEALS - Thursday and Friday
We all are in need of healing and freedom in Jesus. The Holy Spirit may be calling you to minister to the hurting people in your family, neighborhood, workplace or parish. Learn to share His healing love with others.
HUMANAE VITAE: 50TH ANNIVERSARY - Wednesday
"If you continue in My Word, you are truly My disciples, and you will know the truth and the truth will make you free" (John 8:31-32). 50 years ago Pope Paul VI graced us with this beautiful Encyclical Letter. Become aware of its beauty, power and hear witnesses of those who lives have been changed by embracing the message.
MARY'S ROLE IN UNIFYING GOD'S PEOPLE - Wednesday
The unique union of the Blessed Mother with the Blessed Trinity based on the writings of the Saints will be studied. The presentation will explore how the Holy Spirit used Our Lady throughout Scripture as a unifying force among the people of God and how she continues to unify Christians today.
PROPHECY: GOD'S MESSAGE FOR TODAY- Wednesday
God does speak to us very clearly if we have the spiritual ears to hear and the wise heart to understand. Recognize the Lord's voice in the midst of the noise and lies of our culture.
IDENTIFYING YOUR SPIRITUAL GIFTS - Thursday
Christ left us with the resources to fight and build a civilization of love and life, not of death and disaster. This seminar will help you identify your gifts and your role in fulfilling His plan.
REVELATION: UNVEILING THE ULTIMATE COMMUNITY - Thursday
The book of Revelation continues to be a fascination and mystery to most Christians. We will examine what it contains and where we are ultimately headed as we continue to live out our baptism. Heavenly worship is revealed along with mysterious seals, bowls, scrolls, trumpets and plaques. A new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God is revealed. We need to preparing for it now.
SPIRITUAL GIFT OF HOSPITALITY - Thursday
By opening your heart and your home to others, you will serve Jesus Himself. This course will examine the spiritual gift of hospitality, from its Biblical roots to its practical application in today's fast-paced world. Find out how using this often overlooked gift can create powerful opportunities for evangelization, discipleship, and Christian community. "For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, a stranger and you welcomed me" (Mt. 25:35).
Our Lady of Guadalupe Bible College
GBC is a personalized approach to learning the truths of Divine revelation, both in Scripture and in the Church. Its aim is to equip you to be a disciple of Jesus and to serve Him. Courses are offered at several locations and also through home study. If you wish to learn more, take the BI program entitled Getting to Know the Guadalupe Bible College.
GROWING IN POWER OF THE SPIRITUAL GIFTS - Friday
"Go into the whole world and proclaim the good news to all creation" (Mark 16:15). Discover how to live the life changing power of your spiritual gifts.
CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY: UNITY IN CHRIST - Friday
Spread the gospel by using the home as the basis for evangelization. Home based communities are the vehicle that bring power and enthusiasm to the faith. "They devoted themselves to the Apostles instruction and the communal life and in breaking of bread and prayers" (Acts 2:42).
INTERCESSION: GOD'S POWERHOUSE OF PRAYER - Friday
Pope John Paul II said, "prayer and fasting are the first and most effective weapons against the forces of evil" Gospel of Life 100. Learn how to be a prayer warrior in the army of Christ through the power of the Holy Spirit.
YOUTH PROGRAM: UNITE! YOUTH JOINING TOGETHER FOR JESUS - Friday
Presentation Ministries continues its long-standing tradition of youth ministry with this one day program led by Nathanael Egan and Company. Nathanael "grew up" in the Saint John Bosco Youth Group, which he now leads. He brings his years of youth ministry experience and contagious enthusiasm to the Bible Institute to lead "Unite! Youth Joining Together for Jesus". He will be joined by youth minister Noah Shaefer, and members of the Youth Catholic Evangelization Team. The one day program will include music, activities, talks, small group discussions, food, and friends— all focused on the one crucial friendship— friendship with Jesus! "I have called you friends, for everything that I learned from my Father I have made known to you" (John 15:15). All youth ages 13 to 19 are invited to attend.
NOTE: All youth must be pre-registered; No walk-ins will be accepted. A separate registration form is needed for each attendee and chaperone must be listed. More Details
Bring Your Bible
Don't forget to bring your Bible and a notebook!
FRIDAY July 20 7:30 PM
Opening Eucharistic Liturgy in Bellarmine Chapel. Keynote speaker following Mass.
SATURDAY July 21 7:30 PM
Healing Service with Praise and Worship Music by RAIN in Kennedy Theater.
SUNDAY July 22 2:30 PM
Eucharistic Liturgy with Archbishop Dennis Schnurr in Bellarmine Chapel.
SUNDAY July 22 7:30 PM
Youth Play "Esther" in Gallagher Theater
MONDAY July 23 7:30 PM
Evening of Healing Praise with Bill Richart in Bellarmine Chapel.
TUESDAY July 24 7:30 PM
Healing Service in Bellarmine Chapel. Praise and Worship Music with Angie Myers and Friends. Confessions are offered this evening during the service.
WEDNESDAY July 25 6:30 PM
HBC Hospitality offers dinner and fellowship in Gallagher Center Arrupe Overlook Room.
THURSDAY July 26 7:30 PM
Celebrating Adoration in Bellarmine chapel with Praise and Worship with Angie Myers and Friends.
FRIDAY July 27 3:45 PM (NEW TIME!)
Closing Eucharistic Liturgy with Bishop Binzer in Bellarmine Chapel.
The spirit of worship at the Bible Institute is an important part of the event. Bill Richart and Angie Myers and Friends, will be among those who will lead us in worship. Also, our very gifted Presentation Music Ministry provides worship and praise at our liturgies. Many gifted and dedicated people are a part of this ministry. The Holy Spirit's gifts are used in amazing ways to bring us into worship and an awareness of the Lord's presence.