Registration for Faith Formation classes for Children and Youth, 2021-2022 is closed as of 3 pm on Friday, August 27, 2021. The Religious Education Offices will experience closures and hour changes during this time of processing. Please use our contact information below to email or leave phone messages. -Updated 8-27-2021

Faith Formation

Faith Formation helps our children to grow in their relationship with God. This program is available to children in preschool through 8th Grade.

The Sacrament of First Communion unites us to Christ through the Holy Eucharist. First Communion is a two-year program. Preparation may begin in the 2nd grade.

For more information, please contact / Para obtener más información, póngase en contacto:

  • Elementary & Middle School – Judy Torres, Judy@sanluisreyparish.org 760-547-0715
  • Elementary & Middle School – Leticia Arellano, Leticia@sanluisreyparish.org 760-547-0716
  • Elementary & Middle School – Br. Javier “Tito” Gardia OFM, Brotito@sanluisreyparish.org 760-547-0712
  • High School – Natalie Ibarra, Youthministry@sanluisreyparish.org 760-547-0702
  • Adult RCIA – Mary Dorso, Rcia@sanluisreyparish.org 760-721-7200
  • RICA – Elizabeth Mendez, betita828@gmail.com 760-560-6058

Meet Our Faith Formation Staff / Conozca a nuestro personal de formación de fe


Bro. Javier “Tito” Garcia, OFM, MDiv : Director of Faith Formation

Bro. Javier “Tito” Garcia, OFM, MDiv

Director of Faith Formation

760-547-0712
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Bro. Javier “Tito” Garcia, OFM, MDiv

Director of Faith Formation
Bro. Javier "Tito" Garcia Marquez was born in San Juan de Los Lagos, Jalisco in Mexico. He is the 9th child of Teresa Marquez and Jose de Jesus Garcia, a farmworker. His parents are immigrants, originally from the highlands of the state of Jalisco. He had eighteen brothers and sisters (thirteen alive). Bro. Tito was educated in Mexico and the United States in both Catholic and public schools. He graduated from the Franciscan School of Theology, receiving a Masters of Divinity. He is happy to start working for Father Vince and all the people at this parish. He loves to makes greetings cards and donate them and loves to collect canceled postage stamps. Please remember him when you see them. Please stop and introduce to him so he can start knowing each one of you. He loves to watch movies, eat, and travel. He loves to visit old buildings and castles. Please keep him in your prayers.
Natalie Ibarra : Coordinator of Youth / Young Adult Ministry

Natalie Ibarra

Coordinator of Youth / Young Adult Ministry

(760) 547-0702
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Natalie Ibarra

Coordinator of Youth / Young Adult Ministry
Judy Torres : Coordinator of Faith Formation

Judy Torres

Coordinator of Faith Formation

760-547-0715
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Judy Torres

Coordinator of Faith Formation
Leticia Arellano : Administrative Assisitant

Leticia Arellano

Administrative Assisitant

760-547-0716
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Leticia Arellano

Administrative Assisitant