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Lisa Mladinich


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Lisa Mladinich is a Catholic wife and mother, catechist and workshop leader, and the author of the popular booklets, "Be An Amazing Catechist: Inspire the Faith of Children," and "Be an Amazing Catechist: Sacramental Preparation" available from Our Sunday Visitor. She is the founder of Catholic Writers of Long Island, and, a website devoted to providing encouragement and community to all who teach the Catholic Faith, with resources in English and Spanish; and the host of "Amazing Minutes"; short, powerful podcast lessons on teaching the Catholic faith to children featured at and She is also the creator of "Paradox Puppets," a free online resource for catechetical puppet scripts featured at Her articles have appeared in Faith&Family magazine, hearth [now Canticle], and Thea News. This former actress has taught secular workshops for children in improvisation, puppetry and character development, acting and writing for children, and improvisation for professional adult actors. But her passion is teaching catechists and parents what a joy it can be to teach the Catholic faith accurately and memorably. Contact: