Lesson 3: Building a Friendship with God
  • Bridge to Terabithia:
  • Bridge to Terabithia, Walt Disney Pictures: Hold a movie night or special session to show Bridge to Terabithia, which tells the story of a friendship between a boy and girl about the ages of the Confirmation candidates. Preview the 96-minute film ahead of time. Before you show the film to the candidates, ask them to observe what the film tells them about friendship. Allow time afterward for the young people to share their thoughts.
  • Bishop Barron on the Sacrament of Baptism:
  • Show this video while teaching about Grace—God’s Love on page 2.
  • Show these videos while teaching about prayer on page 5.
    • Ignite Your Catholic Faith—What Is Prayer?
  • Ignite Your Catholic Faith—How Am I Supposed to Pray?
  • Being Catholic: How Catholics Pray:
  • The Five Forms of Prayer:
  • Note: The video uses the term “adoration” in place of “Praise” as noted on page 5. Mention that Praise or Adoration can be used interchangeably in this case.
  • David Peck Shares 10 Tips to Improve Your Prayer Life:
  • Bishop Barron on The Lord’s Prayer:
  • Show this video before praying the Lord’s Prayer on page 8.