Game: Bigger or Better

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This is a community youth ministry game where the youth will be going door to door.  It is best to send the kids in groups and have an adult with each group.  It is very simple. Start everyone at the parish with a small item like a rubberband or paper clip.  Give them one hour [...]

Video: Mary in Two Minutes

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Another great video from the "2 minute" series from Busted Halo.  This video goes through several of the fundamental Catholic beliefs about May in lest than three minutes.  A great video use in a lesson or simply to share with your youth. To view this video and more done by Busted Halo, please check out [...]

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Video: What is Advent? Gangnam Style!

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Xt3 has put out this new video as a great resource to be used for Advent. The focus of the video is that Advent is NOT about the business that the culture can sometimes draw us into, but that Advent is about waiting. When you are done watching the video, you should also check out their online advent calendar and a few others that we found here.

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A Retreat Letter FOR THE PARENTS!!

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Each summer I have the great gift of being able to coordinate and lead our Diocesan summer camps.  This last summer I thought I would try something new as I wanted to find new ways to prep the parishes and families that the youth would return to after camp.  My idea for this past summer [...]

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Video: Advent in Two Minutes

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I realized we were lacking in good Advent resources on our site.  This is another great video put out by Busted Halo. You can view the video on their site here. You can download the video here. Also, look forward to their Advent Calendar 2012.  They did this last year and it was excellent.

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Game: Bunny Bunny Toki Toki

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I was in a meeting this past summer at one of summer missionary training times and heard a crazy game going on outside.  When I walked out and watched them, they were playing this game.  Before I even give the instructions, the reason I love this game is because there is so much energy that [...]

Video: Stay Aware

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This is great short video with sort of a challenging test in it.  It ends with a great challenge about how we need to keep our minds focused on Jesus during the Mass.  If we are too busy looking at other things, we can easily miss the most obvious gift, the Eucharist.

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