Road to Emmaus: Youth Ministry Track

The Road to Emmaus Youth Ministry Training Track is a lively, engaging and practical training on the best practices in youth ministry today. Sessions are presented by experienced parish, regional and diocesan leaders. This training track will be offered in the fall and spring semesters in Wichita and in southeast Kansas. Typically, sessions are scheduled for 4 hours on Saturday mornings. 

Four Levels of Formation will be offered. Previous attendance is not required for participation.

WHO: Adults involved in parish Catholic Youth Ministry
WHAT: A variety of presentations on the implementation of youth ministry and spiritual development of the adult leaders
WHEN: Saturday, January 21, 2017
LEVEL: Four (see topics/presenters listed below)

TIME: 8:30 am - 12:30 pm (light breakfast included)
WHERE: St. Rose Building (400 N. Broadway St. Wichita, KS 67202)
COST: $5.00 per person
RSVP: By January 17


EMMAUS Level Four - January 21, 2017

  • Engaging the Entire Parish
  • When God Seems Distant - battling spiritual dryness
  • Working Through the Phases of Discipleship Formation
  • Organizational Skills for Effective Leadership


Previous Topics Covered

  • Vision and Goals of Catholic Youth Ministry
  • Building a Deep Relationship with Christ
  • Ministering to Today's Teens
  • Growing Teen Disciples
  • Intro to the components - Part I
  • Grounding Your Ministry in Prayer
  • Relational Ministry
  • Forming Small Group Leaders
  • Intro to the components - Advocacy, Evangelization, Leadership & Pastoral Care 
  • Going Deeper with Christ 
  • Helping Youth with Tough Issues 
  • Forming Young People as Leaders