• 7 Steps to Becoming Financially Free, a Catholic Small-Group Study
This popular program provides the direction, strategies, and practical guidance every Catholic needs to manage their God-given resources well. This one-of-a-kind program provides a step-by-step approach to guide you from concept to reality. These materials can be used for individual study, with online sessions directed by Phil Lenahan, or in local small groups.
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Becoming a marriage - and family - building parish
This resource guide has been developed by the Diocese of Bismarck to help parishes develop a plan for offering marriage and family enrichment and educational opportunities within a parish small or large group setting, in keeping with the USCCB's five-year goal of strengthening marriage and family. This resource also lists DVDs, study programs and movies that can be obtained through the Bismarck Diocese Office of Family Ministry.
• Beginning experience: A weekend away for a lifetime of change
The loss of a loved one through separation, divorce or death is one of life's most traumatic experiences. It can result in nearly unbearable feelings of loneliness and grief. Many people who have suffered this loss feel left out by their church, uneasy around married friends, unsure of themselves and uncertain about their future.
The cross of infertility is a heavy one … you don’t have to carry it alone. Visit catholicandinfertile.com for physical, emotional, and spiritual support.
Catholic Infertility Journey
Information and support for those struggling with infertility--from a Catholic perspective.
Elizabeth Ministry International
Online resources for burial (caskets), prayer, remembrance items and support group for those dealing with infant loss.
• Gift of Joy: The Blessing of the Child in the Womb
A beautiful blessing opportunity for mothers and parents to be.
Marriage and family
Excellent short weekly marriage and parenting pointers.
Mass for Children Who Died Before Baptism
The intention of this Mass is to help the healing process for parents who have lost children before baptism through miscarriage, still birth or abortion.
Morning Light Ministry
A Catholic ministry for bereaved mothers and fathers who have experienced the death of their baby through ectopic pregnancy, miscarriage, still birth or infant death.
• Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep
Offers free professional remembrance photography for families experiencing an infant loss as a step in the healing process. Click to locate a local photographer.
• Vulnerable Adult Protective Services
• Where to Go for Help
This resource lists the contact information of service agencies located throughout the Bismarck/Mandan area that can meet a variety of needs.
Worldwide Marriage Encounter website