As you may already know, I announced last week that I added a new section on the site inviting youth leaders to ask questions and help each other out by providing helpful answers and insight as they are able. I often find it difficult to answer these question extremely well through writing, so I thought […]
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One of my favorite things to do with a small group or youth group is to lead them through the Divine Mercy Novena which starts on Good Friday each year. I had to recreate instructions for it so that it would be easiest for the youth to lead and pray. I thought others of you […]
As you may have found out through our email newsletter, we have a new section on our website encourage you to ask questions and help other Catholic Youth Ministers out by answering their questions as well. Well getting these new efforts up and running at the start is always difficult as some people are a […]
I often have friends in ministry who ask me for directions on games I play and I typically just point them to the site. When a friend asked me about Spoons and I realized I had never mentioned it on this site, I immediately realized how incomplete the game library on here is. So, […]
A youth ministry video on the Holy Eucharist and Eucharistic Adoration. Thank you Outside da Box for another great video. You can access all of the videos in the VCAT Series here!
A great youth ministry video from Chris Stefanick on God’s love and mercy.
Materials Needed Music (music must be loud, game gets loud and people need to hear it stop) Directions This is probably one of the greatest games for retreat type atmosphere when you need to lighten things up a little bit. To start have group of between 6-8 people form a circle. You can just have […]
This is a great clip from Facing The Giants. There are many things you could discuss with this clip, but the one that stuck out to me was the need to have someone in your life pushing you, especially in your faith. You need someone to hold you accountable in becoming the person that are […]