Youth & Young Adult Ministry

The Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministries provides training, resources and diocesan-wide youth events to assist Directors of Youth Ministry as they strive to fully incorporate young people into the life of their parish.

Resources to Minister from HomeSafe Environment

Youth Opportunities

Catholic Life Articles

Here are a few Catholic Life articles. To read the full article, click on the blue colored title.

  • Youth missionaries – Sons and daughters of GodYouth missionaries – Sons and daughters of God
    The future of society is in the hands of our youth. This can be traced back to the beginning of time. Knowing this, we teach our children family traditions and beliefs to be passed on to the next generation. With peer pressure and worldly influences, educating children to be disciples… Read more »
  • Cheerful service – Greg brings Christ’s light through his volunteer vocationCheerful service – Greg brings Christ’s light through his volunteer vocation
    Greg Weiss, of Durand, retired in 2018 after a career in heating and air conditioning, but retirement hasn’t stopped him from working hard for his Catholic Faith. He continues to toil happily at his parish Holy Rosary in Lima, with the Catholic organization Watermark Missionary and in his community. Catholicism… Read more »
  • The Spirit of EvangelizationThe Spirit of Evangelization
    G.K. Chesterton, referring to a thief, once wrote in his Father Brown mystery series, “I caught him, with an unseen hook and an invisible line which is long enough to let him wander to the ends of the world, and still to bring him back with a twitch upon the… Read more »
  • Brenda’s love for horses helps others find healingBrenda’s love for horses helps others find healing
    Brenda Corr was about 5 years old when she met her first horse; the experience was both terrifying and fascinating. “Our family had some friends who lived in the country and we went to visit them,” Brenda remembers. “They were trying to ride an old horse, and I watched the… Read more »
  • One in the SpiritOne in the Spirit
    The journey of joining two buildings in service of one parish. Holy Spirit Parish in Stevens Point dedicated their new Ministry Center on March 8, 2020. This joyous occasion began with Mass celebrated by Bishop William Patrick Callahan, joined by concelebrants Father Steve Brice, present pastor, and former pastors Father… Read more »

Contact Information

Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry
Phone: 608.791.0161
Fax: 608.791.2675

Chris Rogers, Director

Paula Boyle, Secretary