Meet Similar People

Meet Similar People

Are you seeking people to connect with in a meaningful way? With a parish of more than 2,400 families, it may be difficult to know where to begin. If you are looking for a way to connect specifically with people like yourself or with those who share your interests, consider these options.

Mature Adults

Silver Linings for Baby Boomers and Beyond

Silver Linings Ministry is committed to expanding, deepening and nurturing the spiritual dimension of parishioners who are in mid-life and their wisdom years. At its core, the ministry focuses on a holistic approach to “aging with grace” for mature adults.

Various programs are offered throughout the year to address the transitional journey during this phase of life. It offers spiritual programs, intergenerational opportunities, social events along with issues related to aging. New events are happening monthly, so check our bulletin.

If you have questions or know of someone who would enjoy the various programs offered or who might need support during this transition, please contact Sister Carole Kimes at carole.kimes@setoncarmel.org or 317-846-3850, ext. 3121.

Upcoming Actvities

Men’s Group(s)

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That Man Is You

That Man is You! is an interactive, multimedia men’s program focused upon the development of authentic male leadership. It is focused on their relationship with God, their spouse, and their children. St. Elizabeth Seton’s TMIY program is open to Catholic men from any parish.  Friday morning weekly meetings in the social hall are typically held September through March with breaks for the holidays.

Click here for information about the 2019-2020 topics

Contact: Larry Schulz

 

Courageous

Courageous is a men’s ministry bringing men together for an authentic faith conversation that inspires men to seek a relationship with Jesus Christ through our Prayer Life, Sacraments and Liturgy and Learning about our Catholic Faith.

Women’s Group(s)

Awaken Your Faith™

Wednesdays – Sept. 11 – March 25, 2020 – 1:00-2:30 pm

A Dynamic Spirituality Group for Women

Awaken™ is about Surrounding  yourself with women of all ages – daughters, sisters, and friends who share a desire to learn and grow in their faith while living active lives.

Founded in 2014 by friends Chris and Katie, two busy women with a heart for Jesus and the Church, Awaken takes a casual, encouraging approach to understanding and living our Catholic Faith

Awaken™ draws upon the Bible, Catholic teachings, speakers and small group discussions. Each Awaken session is different, with all praise and no homework! As we gather we will share our faith journey, inspiring each other to live our lives as the beloved daughters of Christ we were created to be.

For more information, go to awakenyourfaith.org, email at: hello@awakenyourfaith.org or call us at 317-752-7342.

Click Here to Register for 2019-2020 year

Walking with Purpose

This refreshing women-focused Bible study written by Walking with Purpose will take you on an exciting journey closer to the heart of God! Opening Your Heart is an excellent guide to a deep, lasting transformation of the heart. Join us as we explore the core questions that we need to wrestle with if we truly want to experience the love and plans that God has for us.

Open to all women – Seton parishioners and non-parishioners- all are welcome to join!

Begins: September 3, 2019

The group will meet weekly on Tuesday evenings from 7:30 – 9:00 pm in the Social Hall, (B104) at St. Elizabeth Seton Church, 10655 Haverstick Rd., Carmel, Indiana.

FORMAT:

Opening Your Heart is a multi-session bible study facilitated in small group settings to foster connection, community, and trust. This study will help you develop an intimate relationship with Christ and help you live your faith in practical ways. This study includes light pre-work in preparation for the weekly sessions and small group discussions.

If you can’t make every session, don’t worry! The lessons and scripture study can be done independently any week you are not able to attend .

For more information and to Register go to: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0544abad29a02-opening

Mother’s Group(s)

Momentum Mom’s Ministry

“Exploring Discipleship to Jesus Christ Through Motherhood.”

Seton moms, which moment of life are you in? Do you constantly wonder, amidst all the busyness, how you can be a strong Catholic woman and recognize God’s plan for you? Are you looking to gain a little momentum in life—personally, with your family and in your faith? Momentum is a new ministry geared towards all mom, at every stage and every moment of motherhood. Topics will focus on building a relationship with God, our families and in our community.

Momentum is an opportunity for moms to become better parents by:

  • Building faith in God for ourselves and our children
  • Utilizing the power of our Catholic faith to enhance our families
  • Tapping into the strengths and experiences of other moms
  • Encouraging each other to be faithful daughters of God

Morning Meetings are the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month, September through April beginning at 9:30 in the morning.  Childcare is offered.

Meetings will be informal and include a coffeehouse-style interview with a “real mom” speaking on a specific topic. Small-group discussions will follow and prayer will be intertwined throughout the meeting.

Evening Women’s Bible study, (Moms included) will be offered on Tuesday evenings, September through April (with breaks) beginning at 7:30 pm. “Walking with Purpose” materials will be utilized.  Go to http://bit.ly/setonmom2019 for details and to register.

 

Married Couples

Seton Marriage Ministry team offers opportunities for married couples to celebrate and strengthen their commitment to the vocation of marriage. Join us for a Seton date night (#SETONDATENITE)!

The Marriage Ministry Team aims to inspire and encourage all married Seton Couples to commit to a date night (or afternoon) at least one day a month.  The team will provide some suggested topics along with the following opportunities to share with and learn from other couples.  Please consider joining us for any or all of the events:

Plan for 2019-20 (#SETONDATENITE)

  • From September through January, the Marriage Ministry Team will bring couples together to start the date with an appetizer, a short video, small group discussion and some suggested questions to discuss during the individual dates which follow the group gathering.
  • To close out the formal programming, the team will host a dinner to honor World Marriage Day in February (close to Valentine’s Day).

Calendar of Events for 2019-20

  • Coming soon!

Questions?  Email Julie and David Lach jroel32@yahoo.comor call/text 317-997-4485