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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.
The Steubenville Youth Conferences, an outreach of Franciscan University of Steubenville, are a series of 24 conferences across North America that help teens encounter the love of Christ every summer. Each summer, Life Teen hosts several Steubenville Youth Conferences with the hopes of strengthening and inspiring teens and youth groups in their collective journeys to Christ.
The Men’s Retreat sponsored by Life Teen is a weekend of brotherhood, restoration, and inspiration. You can expect to hear engaging talks, to enjoy some outdoor fun in the beauty of the north Georgia mountains, and most importantly, to encounter God through the sacraments and times of prayer. Adult men (18+) of all ages and walks of life are invited to attend this retreat.
There are many women who are a vital part of salvation history and their stories are critical parts of Sacred Scripture. This scriptural devotion will inspire young women to raise their heads along with Mary, Martha, Lydia, and Esther and look into the eyes of Jesus, the God who loves deeply and perfectly.
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.
Our 2022 Lent Companion features daily Gospel reflections written by youth ministers and Life Teen staff that will help your teenagers pray through the Lenten season. This impactful devotional is great for individuals, groups, or for families looking to grow together this Lent.
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.
Job Type: Full-Time Position
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Key Responsibility Areas:
1. EDGE Ministry:
• Oversee and direct the grade 6 – 8 program at the parish that provides a strong catechetical, social & relevant issue component to its bi-weekly sessions
• Recruit, develop & lead a team of parish volunteers to assist in this “tween” program
2. Lifeteen High School ministry:
• Oversee the parish Life Teen program at the parish that provides a strong catechetical, social & relevant issue component to its sessions bi-weekly
• Recruit, form, and train (or arrange for) a team of parish volunteers to assist in this teen program
• Prepare & run a yearly high school ministry retreat
• Prepare & run a retreat for volunteer leaders in the youth ministry programs (annual)
3. Sacrament of Confirmation Preparation
• Direct the Sacrament of Confirmation formation process through the parish that is comprehensive, & handle the responsibilities of the Celebration of the Confirmation itself (liturgical & administrative)
• Run the necessary Confirmation Retreat for confirmandi
• Recruit, direct, and form leaders to assist with Sacrament of Confirmation preparation
4. Camp Ministry opportunities
• Prepare & provide parish summer day camp for children in gr 1-5
• Assist in providing opportunities for parish “EDGE” kids to attend summer EDGE Camp
• Complete yearly Canada Summer Jobs grant application
• Provide leadership training, direction, and support for parish staff and volunteers of camps
Nativity of Our Lord Parish in Etobicoke is seeking a full time Youth Minister to oversee the existing youth ministry programs and develop/facilitate events and programs that support the youth ministry vision within our vibrant Parish Community.
Those wishing to be considered should submit their resume and cover letter in MS Word or PDF format to the Pastor of Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Fr. Michael Machacek at [email protected]. Deadline for receipt of applications is December 30, 2021. We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.