Involving Youth in Parish Leadership

  • Ann Marie Eckert, ST. CATHERINE OF SIENA

Are youth serving as leaders in your parish? Do they lead in youth ministry? Every parish has talented, able, thoughtful young people who can contribute great things to the parish and youth ministry efforts. Learn how to open up opportunities for youth to lead, how to empower them for their roles, and how to prepare the parish to accept what they can offer.

  • Date:Saturday, December 8
  • Time:2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
  • Session Type:Breakout
  • Session Code:D01
  • Submitter - First Name:Ann Marie
  • Submitter - Last Name:Eckert
  • Submitter - Email
  • Thematic Categories:Leadership Developent and Skills
  • Session Outcome 1:Learn practical strategies for involving youth in councils, ministries, committees - both within youth ministry and the broader parish community.
  • Session Outcome 2:Explore ways to empower youth as leaders - providing training, mentoring, and opportunities within youth ministry and other parish ministries.
  • Session Outcome 3:Develop capacities for creating intergenerational ministries that rely on the mutual benefit of all age groups.
Ann Marie Eckert