Break into 2020 and forge your youth ministries with this jam-packed training day for youth leaders.

① Interactive workshops

② Youth forum

③ Direction for the year for your youth groups

④ Access to tools and resources

WHERE: 3 Keating St, Lidcombe – Sydney Catholic Schools Inner West Region Office (at the back of St Joachim’s Parish, Lidcombe)

WHEN: Saturday, 14th March 2020

TIME: Arrive by 9:30am for breakfast, wrapping up together with a 5PM Vigil Youth Mass.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner is included.

After the Youth Mass, join us for a free dinner at Sumner House and MERCY NIGHT with the relics of St Therese of Lisieux and Sts Louis and Zelie Martin.

Registration is FREE but essential (register below).


9:30am    |   Welcome & Breakfast
10:20am  |  The Church In Our Time: Understanding the context of Australian society and why your leadership can change the current
10:45am  |   From Believer to Disciple: Learning how to accompany someone through the different stages of their faith journey
11:45am  |   The Parish Practice: Discussing the “youth group mentality” and how we can reshape our youth groups to better meet the needs of young people
12:30pm  |   LUNCH
1:15pm    |    The Alpha Invitation: A full breakdown of the practicals of using ALPHA as a tool for evangelisation
Mapping a Track: How to create a pastoral track that fosters intentional growth in a young person’s faith journey over a specific time
3:00pm    |   Let’s Talk About Sex: How we can have the important but often tricky conversation around sex and relationships in the context of Church teaching
5:00pm    |   Youth Mass with the major relics of St Therese and St Louis and Zelie Martin