Nuts and Bolts Annual Workshop

"Nuts and Bolts" is a workshop offered annually in January for adults working in Catholic Youth Ministry with either junior or senior high. It is a helpful foundation for those just getting started in CYM. This three-hour workshop is typically held at the Spiritual Life Center on a Sunday afternoon and is FREE of charge. Topics covered in this workshop include:

  • Personal Development
    • Maintaining a Healthy Balance in Ministry
    • Personal Attributes of an Effective Leaders
    • 10 Practices of a Great Leader
    • Three Keys to Successful Ministry
  • Planning
    • The Importance of a Vision
    • Planning Tips
    • Understanding Various Leadership Roles
  • Practical Considerations
    • Diocesan Requirements
    • When to Use Medical/Liability Forms
    • Chaperone Ratios
    • Transportation Questions
    • Social Media and Photo Releases
  • Recommended Resources