FAITH Alive in the Home, sponsored by the Archdiocese of St. Louis, creates a unique collaboration between parishes and families to support parents of toddlers

as First Teachers of the Faith in their families.

All Saints Day November 1

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Pope Francis and scripture
Pope Francis and scripture

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child art on god's word

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Christ Jesus is knocking at our door in the words of sacred Scripture.

If we hear his voice and open the doors of ourminds and hearts, he will enter our lives and remain ever with us.   Pope Francis

What are Core Values of FAITH Alive in the Home?

Age-appropriate activities

Parenting resources and support


Mary McKinney, Corey and Shirley Small_e

Trained home visitors support parents in integrating the spiritual and moral domains with other developmental areas to form the whole child.

Setting family faith goals chosen by each family, parents, and facilitator collaborate in fostering the child's growth in a faith environment.

Hands-on Learning


FAITH provides resources and advice to assist parents in preparing their child for school readiness as well as spiritual and moral growth using

  • Catholic faith tradition

  • Virtue-based formation

  • Restorative home practice

  • CDC Milestones developmental tracking



Connections with peers and welcoming parish communities support parents in personal spiritual growth while making faith in their home a priority.

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