Upper Room is from 11:00 am-1pm (with an optional holy hour from 1-2pm) at the Lange Estate Ludlow Falls, OH . Upper Room provides ample opportunity to enjoy each other's company and talk about what's happening within our own lives and ministries. Lunch is provided for FREE! Anyone directly, indirectly, or remotely interested in evangelizing teens is welcome!
Please RSVP by Friday, April 5.
Topic: Amp Fest
With Speaker: Fr. Eric Bowman
Fr. Eric celebrated his ordination on May 22, 2004, which also was the feast day of St. Rita of Cascia. Father’s first assignment was as a school chaplain and teacher at Archbishop Alter High School in Kettering Ohio. In addition to witnessing the faith to the entire high school student body, he specifically taught the Old Testament to freshman religion classes. Three years later in July of 2007, he was assigned the pastor position at St. Jude Church in Cincinnati, Ohio. Fr. Eric was assigned as parochial administrator of the Parish of Old North Dayton for two years before being named the pastor of Transfiguration in West Milton. Presently, he is the pastor of Transfiguration Parish in West Milton, Ohio and St. Patrick’s parish in Troy, Ohio. Father also has taken time to work directly with individual youth organizations by speaking at some of their conferences and events and in particular traveling with groups of young people to World Youth Day in Toronto, Germany, Australia, and Spain.
Father Eric is a graduate of Ohio State University. As well as majoring in special education, he also played club volleyball for the University. His background includes teaching special education for three years to severely disturbed children with emotional and behavioral problems, specifically ones who had been sexually abused. In addition to his teaching career, he spent time playing in “two man” volleyball tournaments throughout the United States. Also, he is a United States Army veteran who spent three years serving our Country.