Promotional Parish Materials
Welcome to FORMED!
Here are some resources to help you launch and promote FORMED at your parish.
Four steps to get FORMED launched at your parish.
1. Introduce FORMED to Your Parish Staff
- Host a “What is FORMED?” orientation session
- Explain the vision and reasoning for using FORMED within your parish
- Show how all ministries in parish can benefit from FORMED
- Plan how FORMED will be used throughout the year
2. Prepare a Parish Launch Weekend
- Download the FORMED Launch Planning Guide and Launch Weekend Checklist
to help you prepare for your initial launch weekend
- Choose a launch date and begin promoting 1-2 weeks in advance
- Download Letters from Pastor / DRE – Share these letters to announce your parish’s FORMED subscription
3. Get Parishioners Signed Up!
- Begin sharing FORMED with the whole parish
- Instruct parishioners at Mass and in individual ministries on how to sign-up
- Invite parishioners to download the free FORMED app!
Print Signup Business Cards and/or FORMED promotional flyer with your parishioners via email, or print and include as a bulletin inserts
4. Continue to Promote FORMED Throughout the Year
- Send link to parishioners for “This Week on FORMED” for timely content
- Advertise “Pick of the Week” in bulletin
- Coordinate titles with your kiosk display
- Update and share seasonal content
- Launch a Parish Wide Study
- Invite Parishioners to sign up for Daily Reflections with Dr. Tim Gray with this link: https://daily.formed.org
There are 3 easy steps for parishioners to download the FORMED App.
1. Visit the App Store or Google Play Store(search: FORMED Catholic)
2. Download the app to your device (Note, you will need to register at formed.org/signup before logging in to app)
3. Enjoy the content you want, where you want!
Parish Promotional Materials
Printable PDFs, Social Media images and videos, business cards, and parish website materials.
Email Signature or Website Banner
Use this image on your website or email signature. Set the hyperlink to https://signup.formed.org/
Purchase a FORMED Retractable Banner from Catholic Market
Place this 6-foot retractable banner in your parish narthex to help spread the word about your parish or school FORMED subscription. This beautiful, high-quality banner reaches your parishioners, even when you’re not around. Be sure to order yours today!
This banner will help you evangelize and increase parishioner registrations on the parishes FORMED subscription.
Dimensions: 31.5 in x 78.5 in