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Diocese of Cleveland

Extra Ideas from Parishes

This page shares additional items that might be useful for a parish planning or implementing the Joyfully Gifted process:

Hospitality – Simple Table Decorations:




















Hospitality – Signs and Dove Cutouts:

Shared from St. Mary in Chardon Joyfully Gifted Signage and Cut Out Doves for the table decorations:

Nametag Templates:

Invitation Letters to Small Groups following the Joyfully Gifted Retreats

Connecting Joyfully Gifted to a Stewardship Campaign:
Church of the Holy Angels has shared two documents for use in connecting a Joyfully Gifted retreat with stewardship commitment:

Video Invitations:

  • Church of the Holy Angels, Bainbridge shares a short video invitation to the Joyfully Gifted retreat from the parish priest.  Click here to check it out.
  • Church of the Holy Angels, Bainbridge shares a second short video invitation to the Joyfully Gifted retreat from a religious sister in the parish.  Click here to check it out.
  • St. Mark, Cleveland also shares a video promoting their Joyfully Gifted retreat with their pastor.  Click here to check it out.
  • St. Mary, Chardon shares a short video from the Pastor inviting all to the Joyfully Gifted Retreat. Click here to check it out.

Postcard Invitations

Joyfully Gifted Flyer

Letter to School Parents

  • School Parent Letter St. Mary Magdalene shares a letter written to encourage parents of school children to come to Joyfully Gifted Program.

Post Retreat Spreadsheet

Newsletter Idea

  • Newsletter Promotion St. Hilary, Fairlawn shares their newsletter article inviting parishioners to Joyfully Gifted.
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