Thursdays, July 28 & August 11 ž• 6:30 pm in the Chapel 

In the tradition of Theology on Tap, we want to extend the invitation for a fun, faith-formation opportunity for adults. All events will be held in the parish chapel (642 W. Deming Place). We begin at 6:30 pm with registration, appetizers and drinks. The program starts at 7:00 pm.

This years speakers include: 

Thursday, July 28:

Finding Fulfillment in This Life

Keith Strohm, Director of the Office for the New Evangelization, Archdiocese of Chicago 

In addition to being the Director of the Office for the New Evangelization and a Deacon for the Archdiocese of Chicago, Deacon Keith Strohm is a well-known international speaker and conference keynote that has helped thousands of men and women hear the Gospel message and encounter the mercy, love, and power of Jesus Christ. Deacon Keith has extensive experience in creating and sustaining process and programs of evangelization and formation at the group, parish and diocesan level focusing on the making, maturation, and mission of Jesus Christ. He is also the Executive Director of Ablaze Ministries and a long-time teacher and collaborator with Catherine of Siena Institute. He is a co-author with Sherry Weddell (and six other collaborators) for Becoming a Parish of Intentional Disciples—a follow up to the bestselling book, Forming Intentional Disciples. 

Thursday, August 11:

5 Women to Inspire Today's Catholics 

Heidi Schlumpf, Communications professor at University of Aurora; writer for the National Catholic Reporter 

Aside from writing a monthly column for "The National Catholic Reporter," Heidi Schlumpf writes for a number of other religious and spiritual publications. She recently published her latest book, Elizabeth A. Johnson: Questing for God. She also teaches journalism at the University of Aurora, Illinois. She and her husband, Edmund, and their two children are members of St. Gertrude Parish in Edgewater.