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7 Tips for Planning High School Weekend Retreats

-Plan your retreat in advance. Keep in mind the youths’ calendars and stay away from any “big event” dates such as homecoming, prom, championship games, etc. -Select a location...

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7 Tips for Planning High School Weekend Retreats

7 Tips for Making Youth Pilgrimages

-Do you have statues, shrines or holy images around your parish complex? Have a “mini walking pilgrimage” meeting walking around to each statue, saying a prayer near it and...

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7 Tips for Making Youth Pilgrimages

7 Tips for Youth Ministry Mission Work

-Hook up with a local organization or soup kitchen to either make sandwiches for them or to serve meals at the organization site. -Make “blessing bags” which is a...

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7 Tips for Youth Ministry Mission Work

9 Common Concerns of Parents

A call to serve the Church as a priest comes from God, and parents play an important role in making that call heard by being mirrors of God’s unconditional...

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9 Common Concerns of Parents

A Day in the Life of a Seminarian

In many respects, life as a seminarian is similar to that of other students. Seminarians take classes with a particular emphasis on philosophy and theology and enjoy time with...

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How To Be Present For Our Youth

Meet them where they are, this could be church, but even more you will find them at sports events, plays and other activities that they are involved in at...

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How To Be Present For Our Youth