Youth Ministry Day of Enrichment for adult leadership

Al Forsythe

March 9, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Christ Prince of Peace Retreat Center
290 Locke Ln
Benton, TN 37307
$10 for day or $25 with optional overnight on Friday
Deacon Al Forsythe

Journey with Christ

A day of Enrichment and Growth

Gather with Parish Coordinators of Youth Ministry and core team members to share, learn, and reflect on your unique positions as disciples in today’s culture. All adults and parish teams who work with youth from Confirmation Preparation through Young Adults are invited to join us as we begin our Lenten Journey together.

Our speakers include:

Erica Pereira, ECHO Apprentice
Pathway to Christian Community & Discipleship: How to facilitate small groups

  • What  is a small group?
  • Explaining the journey of discipleship
  • Small group goals
  • Your role as a small group leader
  • Small group models and studies
  • Time to practice planning a small group session
  • Types of leaders
  • Types of participants
  • Role play / practice leading a small group

Luis Ramos Administrative Assistant and Coordinator of High School Youth & Young Adult Ministry at Our Lady of Fatima Church
Reading the Signs: Youth & Young Adult Suicide Prevention Training Q.P.R. (Question, Persuade, Refer) Model 
“2017, there were 142 deaths by suicide in Tennessee between ages 10-24. Suicide is the leading cause of death in children and youth ages 10-17. This evidence based suicide prevention training teaches you how to recognize signs of suicide in children of all ages and how to help a child or teenager in crisis.”

Deacon Patrick Murphy-Racey staff member of St. Albert the Great Church
Roaming the Internet: Utilizing Social Media to Engage Youth


Site map CPoP

Registrations and payment are due by Friday, March 1, 2019.  This is necessary to plan appropriately for overnight accommodations and meals.

Please send one check per parish and a copy of each participants Adult Liability Waiver form to:

Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry Attn: Journey with Christ
805 S. Northshore Dr.
Knoxville, TN 37919

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