Spiritual Formation

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Entrusting to Our Mother’s Care

On Wednesday, December 12, about 60 students in grades 6-8 consecrated the rest of their lives to Jesus Christ through Mary in what is traditionally called Marian Consecration.   Over a 33-day period of preparation, they read, prayed, and studied about...
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Awaken Ministries Visits Everest

On Saturday, December 8, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, Everest hosted Awaken Ministries for an evening of praise and worship, dynamic speaking, and Eucharistic Adoration.  The high school gym was transformed by the Awaken team and there...
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Preparing Our Hearts

“O Wisdom of our God Most High, guiding creation with power and love: come to teach us the path of knowledge!” “The Roman Church has been singing the “O” Antiphons since at least the eighth century. They are the antiphons...
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Second Grade Sacrament Preparation

Second grade is a special sacramental year, and, during their annual mother and child retreat, Everest’s second graders and their moms had a morning to reflect on the gift of the sacraments.  The moms gathered after morning drop-off for a spiritual...
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Upperclassmen Lead Sophomore Retreat

The EC sophomore girls recently enjoyed some off-campus time together for their annual class retreat, held at Queen of the Family Retreat Center. The first night featured a movie, Eucharistic adoration, and a movie discussion game complete with many laughs....
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EA Students Answer Pope’s Invitation

During October, the month dedicated to the Holy Rosary, Pope Francis is calling upon Catholics worldwide to pray the rosary daily. The junior kindergarten through fifth-grade students at Everest prayed the rosary together for their annual living rosary...
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Annual Blessing of the Pets

This time of year, people in various places may notice something odd. A procession of animals – everything from dogs and cats to hamsters and even horses – is led to churches for a special ceremony called the Blessing of Pets. This custom...
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