Office of Youth Ministry
Margaret McHugh is also a member of the Vocation Team for the Diocese of New Ulm with her responsibilities being Vocation Awareness.
Upcoming Youth Events
For more information, contact the Office of Youth Ministry at 507-359-2966.
Life. Accept the Challenge
Junior High Festival
May 4, 2014, at Marshall Middle School
Click links below to view photos from the Junior High Festival!
Faith Formation Days
WHO: Anyone involved in the prophetic office of Christ, that is, those who pass on the faith to others. Includes DREs, faith formation catechists, youth ministers, and Catholic school teachers and administrators
WHAT: Faith Formation Days
THEME: "God is always there first! Sharing the Good News in our times and places"
FEATURING: Lori Dahlhoff, executive director of the Religious Education Department of the National Catholic Educational Association
WHEN / WHERE:
*Friday, Sept. 26 - New Ulm Area Catholic Schools (New Ulm)
*Saturday, Sept. 27 - Church of St. Catherine (Redwood Falls)
Click here to view flyer. For more information or to register, contact Cindy Blickem at 507-359-2966.
NET in Diocese of New Ulm
October 20-30, 2014
A NET team will be in the Diocese of New Ulm October 20-30, 2014. If interested in having a NET team this fall, please fill out request form and return to Office of Youth Ministry by June 13. Or, just contact the Office of Youth Ministry by June 13.
Please know that the NET team is already scheduled October 26 and that the team members generally take Mondays off.
For more information, contact Cindy Blickem in the Office of Youth Ministry: 507-233-5325, Fax: 507-354-3667, email@example.com.
Resources for “How to Avoid Confusion and Chaos in the Confession Line" (from January 2014 edition of Gatherings Reflections)
Recommended Web Sites
McHugh's top two programs for youth ministry
1. YDisciple by the Augustine Institute, for youth ministers
2. LifeTeen for middle school- and high school-aged youth
Youth organizations and programs
Squires Circle sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, for young men
Resources for learning about the Catholic faith
ENDOW (Educating on the Nature and Dignity of Women) for women and young women
Great Adventure Time Line for Teens by Ascension Press
The Keys and the Sword Teen Bible Study by Ascension Press
LifeTeen for middle school- and high school-aged youth
The Lion and the Lamb Teen Bible Study by Ascension Press
"The Mass Explained" App for iPad
T3 Teen Timeline Bible Study by Ascension Press
Theology of the Body for Teens (middle school and high School edition) by Ascension Press
That Catholic Show videos (Humorous yet Relevant: Who Knew Catholics Could Be So Fun) Watch at http://www.thatcatholicshow.newevangelizers.com/category/videos)
Resources for youth ministers
YDisciple by the Augustine Institute
Gatherings - Reflections
A monthly newsletter published by the New Ulm diocesan Offices of Youth Ministry and Religious Education