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
September 29th: Holy Apostles, Jamestown
October 22nd: Queen of Martyrs, Cheektowaga
- Registration Info Coming Soon!
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 2018-2019 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!