First Eucharist

Sacrament Preparation

First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion

For children of the Brainerd Lakes Catholic Churches clusters (All Saints, St Andrew, St Francis and St Mathias) parishes. Classes are held Monday evenings at St. Andrew's Church from 6:30-7:30 pm.  There are opportunities for parents as well on each night of class; nursery provided so both parents are able to attend.


  • attend Mass every weekend.

  • copy of child’s baptismal certificate if not baptized at one of the BLCC parishes.

  • attendance at either Sunday School or St Francis of the Lakes Catholic School to receive basic faith formation.

 Contact Celeste Badger at 218-829-1340 for additional information.
Preparation for receiving the Sacraments of Reconciliation and Eucharist is primarily for 2nd graders, but 3rd - 4th grade students who have not received these sacraments may also attend this preparation.