Young Christians at Work
"To love God and neighbor is not something abstract, but
profoundly concrete: it means seeing in every person the face of the
Lord to be served, to serve him concretely. And you are, dear brothers
and sisters, the face of Jesus." - Pope Francis
Young Christians at Work Service & Justice Retreat Program
April 10-11, 2017 - hosted by and held at SS. Peter and Paul Parish, Williamsville
Open to all high school students!
Registration Info Coming Soon!
April 22-23, 2017 - hosted by Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Harris Hill, and St. Joseph University Parish Buffalo
Held at Staybridge Suites Williamsville (at Transit and Sheridan) and at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Open to all MIDDLE SCHOOL students!
Cost: $100 - Includes lodging, meals, transportation and sweatshirt
Are you a Youth Minister, Catechist, Group
Leader, or High School Campus Minister looking for a hands-on way to
immerse youth in discipleship, service and social justice? Host a Young
Christians Retreat with our team!
1 Day, 2.5 Day, & 4 Day Models - customizable to your needs
Experience consists of service opportunities followed by activities
and discussions on issues like hunger, violence, poverty,
interdependence, cultural awareness, human dignity, and more, all in
light of Catholic Social Teaching.
Program Includes: Trained Retreat Director; Young Adult Retreat Team
to serve as small group leaders, chaperones, and possibly drivers to
worksites; All lessons and activities; Supplies & journals for
participants; Program coordination and marketing assistance.
High School and Middle School Options Available
Contact Sarah Leahy
for more information or to book your retreat today! MAJOR FINANCIAL
INCENTIVES FOR PARISHES/GROUPS WHO BOOK FOR THE 2016-2017 YEAR!
If you are a youth who is interested in being notified of upcoming Young Christians Retreats, let us know and we will add you to the email list!