Adult Formation

A variety of faith formation opportunities are available at Prince of Peace for adults to grow in knowledge of the Catholic faith and nurture their relationship with Jesus Christ.


9:30 am - 10:30am  - In Full Communion - online program

This program is our version of what is often referred to as RCIA, the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults.  With joy and gratitude, we offer In Full Communion for those who wish to learn more about the Catholic faith and then, if called, become Catholic.  This program is also open to Catholics who want to learn more about their faith. Learn more about the program here.

9:45 am - 10:45 am - Adult faith study led by Mike Brown in St. Monica room. 

Sept. 13-Oct. 25 - "Walking with God in the Desert" by Ray Vander Laan 

Nov. 1 - Dec.13 - "The Sacraments" by Bishop Barron

9:45 am  - 10:45 am - "Scripture in Action" 

This scripture study group meets weekly on Sunday mornings between the mornings Masses to discuss the readings for that Sunday and how those readings are relative in our life “today.”  Commentaries from scripture scholars are used to help understand and apply the readings to our life’s experiences. Strengthen your understanding of the Old and New Testaments by sharing your thoughts and questions about the readings we hear during the Liturgy of the Word. Classes are every Sunday of the year, except holiday weekendsFacilitators: Elsbeth Germanson (MTS) and Tom Germanson (MA Theology), 205-565-3456.

6:15 pm - 7:30 pm - Men's Bible study  

Calling All Men to journey together in fellowship and study on the first and third Sunday nights of each month from 6:15pm to 7:30pm in the St. John room (in the new building).  Our catalyst for discussion will be the Sunday Gospel Reading for the next Sunday.  No heavy studying, just come, listen and share.  For more information contact Rees Oliver or Deacon Rick at 205-422-8734.

7:00 pm - MOMs ministry 

Meets in person and via Facebook Live for book study, prayer and fellowship during the school year.  Also participates in service activities.  Contact [email protected] for more information.


9:15 am - 10:30 am - Women of Worship meet for study and prayer during the school year. 

"Who Do You Say That I Am" (Formed study) begins Sept. 1 in person and via Zoom. If you are new to the program please contact Marsha Hernandez at  to be added to our email list, which is how you will receive your Zoom link. Those attending in person should bring a laptop with a camera and microphone for total access to the group or a smartphone for limited access.  Ministry questions to Jill Kent at 205-913-1750. 

9:30 am - 10:30 amAdult faith study with Mike Brown in the St. Monica room. 

Begins Sept. 15 with "Acts of the Apostles" by Sister Laurie Brink, OP.

7:00 pm - 8:15 pm - Adult faith study with Deacon Rick via Zoom

Begins Sept. 15 with "Salvation:  What Do We Mean?" online, 10 week class.  Contact Deacon Rick for details and meeting link.


8:30 am - Livestreamed Rosary with Deacon Rick DiGiorgio.  View on Facebook and our website the first Saturday of the month.