Office for Youth and Young Adult Ministry

  • Finishing the race and keeping the faith

    Fifteen-year-old Kyla Feit lives in small-town Wisconsin Rapids. A member of St. Vincent de Paul Parish and sophomore at Lincoln High School, Kyla spends many evenings during the school year honing her skills in the dance studio. A dancer since age 3, she dances ballet, pointe, tap, jazz and modern. But if you ask Kyla […] The post Finishing the race and keeping the faith appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.

  • Finding fellowship in Christ Jacob Schulfer lives his Faith

    God reaches out to touch us with His love, and those whose faithful hearts are open can feel that loving touch. Jacob Schulfer, 20, of Custer first felt God’s touch at the end of high school. “What really got me into the Faith was the summer before my senior year; I went to a conference […] The post Finding fellowship in Christ Jacob Schulfer lives his Faith appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.

  • A Chronicle of Stewardship In Tanzania

    In 2014, St. John the Baptist Parish in Marshfield started on a journey of faith to partner with the Sisters of Our Lady Queen of Africa to build a much-needed convent in Mwanza, Tanzania. On the swift wings of the Holy Spirit, $113,000 were raised in 18 months, through donations of $2 to $20,000, from […] The post A Chronicle of Stewardship In Tanzania appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.

  • Missionary Journey

    The multicolored Mission Rosary, created in 1951 by the national director for the Society for the Propagation of the Faith, recently named Venerable Servant of God Fulton J. Sheen, focuses our prayer on the Church and her ministry among the people of every continent. Each decade, strung with a different color bead, reminds us to […] The post Missionary Journey appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.

  • St. John Bosco – A Role Model of Accompaniment

    In Turin, Italy, during the 1800s, children were the chief victims of the Industrial Revolution. There were hundreds of boys living on the street without care or supervision. To them, God sent a man with unfaltering Faith, a knack for storytelling, a heart full of laughter and an extraordinary love for children. God sent them […] The post St. John Bosco – A Role Model of Accompaniment appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.