Faith Formation

Registration is Open for 2017-2018 Christian Formation Year!

How to Register:
You may register in one of two ways. The first way is by filling out the paper registration letter and returning them to the Parish Office. You may drop them off during office hours (Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm) or after hours by putting them in the mail slot. You can also mail them to:
St. Matthias Parish
Attn: Formation Office
9306 W Beloit Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53227

2017-2018 Christian Formation Registration Form

The second option for registration is online at the parish website. For the online registration, provide the requested information and submit the completed form when you finish. You will receive a confirmation email from Brian or Tom whether you register online or through the paper registration.

Click Here to Register Online

Registrations are due by Monday August 21st.

*Please include all available information, especially email addresses. We use these to send reminders and updates about the program.*

Additional Information:
Information about the Christian Formation Program can be found by visiting our website: and by clicking on the Faith Formation Tab. Information here will be updated throughout the program. Here you can find calendars with dates for the program, curriculum information, service opportunities, the parent handbook, and more.

Payment Information:
Check – all checks should be made out to St. Matthias. Please send them to the Parish Office using the address on the first page.
Credit Card – go online to our website:

  • K4 – 8th Grades – “Children’s Ministry Fees” or “Children’s Ministry Payment”
  • 9-11th Grades – “High School Christian Formation Fees” or “Children’s Ministry Payment”

Payment Plans – you may choose to do a payment plan for either two or four equal payments. Checks should be made out to St. Matthias. To do a payment plan by credit card, visit the above link and go to “Children’s Ministry Payment.” Payment plan months are September, November, January, and March.

Please note: NO family is turned away because of their financial situation. If you would like to request financial assistance for Christian Formation fees, please contact Brian Jens or Tom Gallagher to receive the application for the St. Matthias Endowment Fund.

Orientation for Christian Formation:

(Parents and students both attend)
Sunday Morning Program (K4 – 8th Grade):
Sunday September 10th, 2017 – 10:15 am – 11:30 am – St. Matthias Gym
High School Christian Formation Program (9th – 11th  Grade) – Attend one of the two options:
Tuesday August 22nd, 2017:
– 9 &10th grade – 6:30 – 7:00 pm – Steiger Hall
– 11th grade (Confirmation) – 7:00 – 7:30 pm – Steiger Hall
Tuesday August 29th, 2017:
– 9 &10th grade – 6:30 – 7:00pm – Steiger Hall
– 11th grade (Confirmation) – 7:00 – 7:30 pm – Steiger Hall

If you have any questions regarding the Christian Formation Program please do not hesitate to contact Brian Jens for High School (, 414-321-0893 ext. 406) or Tom Gallagher for Sunday Morning (, 414-982-2405). We look forward to seeing you in the fall!

Christian Formation Program
Register Online Here
Sunday Morning Program – K4 – 8th Grade
High School Christian Formation Program
Printables – Calendars, Forms, Handbooks

Youth Group – Christians In Action (C.I.A.)
Mission Trip – Reach Out Reach In

Adult Faith Formation
Bible Study
Upcoming Events
Adult Confirmation
Becoming Catholic (RCIA)

Vacation Bible School

Check back for information on the 2018 St. Matthias Vacation Bible School!

Lifelong Faith Formation Committee
About – Third Wednesday at 6:30pm in Parish Office – Email to join