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Congratulations to our CFDM (Christian Formation & Direction Ministries) graduates. This year we recognize:

Jessica Grahmann – Jessica hails from Flagstaff AZ. Her ministry is Arizona Campus Ministry with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, extending across all AZ college campuses.

Ron Friesen – Ron Friesen serves as the Chaplain with The Ecumenical Chaplaincy for the Homeless in downtown Phoenix. Ron is also a member of the Saint Barnabas Friday Morning Men’s Group.

A.J. Napolitano – A.J. is Parish Life Coordinator and Lay Ecclesial Minister at Our Lady of Grace Parish in Maricopa, AZ.

Sally Niles – Sally is a Music Therapist.  A member of St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in Chandler, Sally is also a Postulant in Diaconate Formation.

Mary Stone – Mary Stone, a Saint Barnabas member, facilitates poetry and centering prayer groups and serves the Family Promise and Contemplative Life ministries in our parish.

In addition, Saint Barnabas also congratulates Mindy Malik of New Orleans, LA and Dave Fronske of Flagstaff. Mindy and Dave completed Year 1 of the Spiritual Direction Program.

Interested in CFDM or Spiritual Direction? The next CFDM Cohort begins in October. Click here to learn more.


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