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Summit reflection video on the 8th Sunday in Ordinary Time with Mark Hart.
Covecrest is more than a retreat center and summer camp. Covecrest is a community of Catholics committed to transforming teens, transforming parishes, and transforming culture. Will you join us?
Hidden Lake is home to an incredible Catholic community, gorgeous views, welcoming meeting spaces and so much more. Dedicated to leading teens closer to Christ, we hope you'll be welcomed home to Hidden Lake soon.
Each summer, Life Teen hosts six different Steubenville Youth Conferences (East, West, Atlanta, NYC, Lone Star, and NorCal) with the hopes of strengthening and inspiring teens and youth groups in their collective journeys to Christ. Registration is now open, don't miss out on this life-changing experience!
The Catholic Youth Ministry Convention provides a beautiful mix of practical, comprehensive training and spiritual renewal. Daily Mass, Eucharistic Adoration, Reconciliation, praise and worship, and other times of prayer are staples of CYMC and by the end, youth leaders will leave knowing they are not alone, but a part of a greater community that is ready to help and support them. Registration is now open!
God wants to transform your heart every day, but He especially wants to transform it when you encounter Him at Mass.
Let Ascend help prepare your heart to encounter Christ in the readings at Mass.
You are going to make thousands of decisions today and one of them might change your life. Are you confident that what you want and what God want are the same thing? Don’t leave it up to chance - leave it in the hands of the Holy Spirit.
This is your one stop shop for great Catholic books, community, gifts, events, music, and resources. We are here to serve.
Edge helps middle schoolers unleash who they were created to be, in Christ.
Life Teen strengthens our teens' Catholic identity, while rooting them firmly in Christ and in His Church.
College Life is a simple online series-based solution to the problem of keeping students connected to their Catholic faith in college.
We are created for great things. We are meant to live with a joy that penetrates the darkness of this world. We desire more from our relationships and experiences. We want to live a bold life. We crave a love that will never leave us. We are meant to experience life.
Summer Camp with Life Teen is an incredible opportunity to bring your teens into an incredible experience of life. For over 10 years, we’ve provided experiences at summer camp where your middle school youth and high school teens are able to able to be free and confident in themselves, develop new friendships with other teens from your parish, and encounter God working in their lives. This is the summer that you begin to experience a bigger and better life than you ever thought possible.
Want to have fun 30 feet up in the air? Our challenge ropes courses are designed for personal and team growth where individuals can learn to overcome personal fears and challenges while relying on their friends for help. We have teams of highly trained individuals ensuring the safety of everyone on the course. Our equipment is checked regularly and according to standards set out for ropes courses.
Mud is your friend at camp. Each year we develop new messy games and obstacle courses that are fun, challenging, and most of all dirty. The dirtier you get, the more fun you will have.
With plenty of free time to play your favorite sport, Edge and Life Teen camps offer you the chance to play the biggest and most epic game of soccer, ultimate frisbee or Flicker Ball that you can imagine. Feel like being creative? We've got an Art Barn for you to make crafts, play music, and much more. With lakes at all three summer camps, we've also got plenty of water activities to keep the fun going!
Get on a bus (or a car) and hit the road! With two of our camps located in the beautiful Georgia mountains, and another out on the West Coast, we're ready to welcome parishes from all over the map! Some of the best conversations in youth ministry happen in the car, too, so make your road trip to camp part of your adventure!
Camp is the perfect time to strengthen existing friendships and create new ones! You'll journey through camp alongside your parish, while also encountering hundreds of other campers from around the country. You'll be leaving camp at the end of the week with plenty of new friends!
Being a teenager can be really hard. There's so much pressure to fit in or be a certain way. But camp makes it really easy to be yourself and let down your walls. When you experience the amount of fun, faith, and fellowship offered at a Life Teen Summer Camp, it's almost impossible to not leave with a happier heart.
Life Teen believes deeply in the power and grace of the Sacraments. We provide lots of opportunities to experience God through the Sacraments, including many moments for the Sacrament of Reconciliation and daily Mass. And for many teens, their experience of Eucharistic Adoration changes their lives forever.
We bring in some of the best speakers and musicians in Catholic youth ministry. Your teens will hear powerful talks from relatable, funny, and challenging hosts. Our music ministers are all prayerful individuals who really draw your teens into deep and powerful moments of prayer.
Camp provides the space for everyone, and we mean everyone, to develop a deeper and more meaningful prayer life. From powerful experiences to personal moments of devotion, we create enough space for every teen to develop a relationship with God that will carry through into their daily lives.