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.

BEET Grant Application

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.

  • A Strong Family Foundation Built Upon Faith, Hope, and LoveA Strong Family Foundation  Built Upon Faith, Hope, and Love
    David and Deanna with their daughter, Gabriella, and sons Zachary (L) and Michael (R) David and Deanna Muñoz say they and their three children, Michael, Zachary and Gabriella, have a family theme by which they try to live: “Faith, Hope and Love—What Our Family is Built On.”   “Our family is… Read more »
  • Finding Faith – Before and AfterFinding Faith – Before and After
    There are defining moments in life when one’s perspective moves from “before” to “after.” For many of us, these experiences are tied to powerful emotions, reminding us of the transformation we have undergone. For Andrew Steege, this was his journey to the Catholic Church. From a young age, Andrew had… Read more »
  • Daughter of GodDaughter of God
    Amanda answered the call and accepted His love Missionary work throughout the world has formed Amanda into understanding her role as a daughter of God. Originally from Detroit, Amanda attended Catholic schools and never doubted God’s existence. She struggled, however, with the notion of being a daughter of God. “People… Read more »
  • For the Love of TeachingFor the Love of Teaching
    Cindy passes on her Faith in the classroom When Cindy Mazoch became a teacher almost three decades ago, she knew one thing for certain: She wanted to teach in a Catholic school setting. “I attended Catholic schools from 1st through 12th grade while growing up in Milwaukee. The catechesis I… Read more »
  • Life is a Gift from GodLife is a Gift from God
    STEVE WERNER CHERISHES THE RIGHT TO LIFE Photo caption: Steve presents a check to sponsor three students and their chaperone to attend the 2019 March for Life in Washington, D.C. Steve Werner’s thoughts on the right to life began to crystallize more completely when he started managing a group home… Read more »

Contact Information

Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry
Phone: 608.791.2673
Fax: 608.791.2687

Chris Rogers, Director