CYM Leader Formation and Resources


Human Formation Finding a balance in ministerial life through community, healthy boundaries and practical advice
Spiritual Formation Developing a strong personal prayer life and deeper understanding of the spiritual life
Intellectual Formation Increasing knowledge of the faith
Pastoral Formation Understanding youth ministry, youth, and developing pastoral skills for effective ministry
Ongoing Formation Guidelines, check-lists and links to courses for Catholic Youth Ministry Leaders



Parish CYM Contains the CYM Diocesan Handbook, OFF Program Catalog, other manuals, forms, documents and the Basic Calendar
CYM Components Contains resources for the 4 main areas of youth ministry: Community Life; Catechesis, Prayer & Worship and Justice & Service
Speakers Bureau Link to information on over 50 local speakers available to come to your parish
Catholic Scouting Link to the Diocesan Catholic Committee on Scouting as well as other scouting options for youth
Media Resource Library Link to books, DVDs and other resources available through the Office of Faith Formation