I Live My Faith -- Faith Formation Program (Project Book and Awards)

Catholic Scouting Award


The Faith Formation Program General Applicaion online or the "Application to Diocesan Youth Director for I Live My Faith Medal" (preferred) in the back of the I Live My Faith project book must be completed and submitted to the Office of Youth Ministry before you will be allowed to purchase the I Live My Faith medal.

What: Inaugurated in 1976, this action-oriented activity focuses on developing the awareness within the individual of his/her potential as a growing person, friend, family member, citizen, and a participant in the community of faith.

Who: For children in fourth through sixth grade and can be members of Girl Scouts of the USA, Camp Fire Girls and Boys, Junior Catholic Daughters of the Americas, and other Catholic youth organizations.

Where: To assist adults working with groups of participants, an adult guide is included in the program booklet. Medals are presented each year at your local parish.

How long: There is a flexible three to six month time commitment for this program. Four months is ideal, but two additional months may be necessary.

Purpose: To help girl scouts appreciate more deeply the place that God and religion occupy in their daily life.

  1. Stretching: growing in the Christian life.
  2. Seeking: seeking the meanings of Believing, Hoping and Caring.
  3. Finding: finding peace by committing themselves to Jesus, with the help of the Holy Spirit.
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