Tue 14 Feb 2017

Parish Youth Group

Aiming to serve and support young people (13-30) in their faith through a mixture of Spiritual, Serious, Service & Social activities.

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Youth2000 Summer Festival 2017

Thurs 17th to Sun 20th August – Cistercian College, Roscrea

Great CRAIC!!, Excellent Speakers, Inspiring Talks & Workshops, Fantastic music, Group activities, Youth Masses, Adoration, Reconciliation, prayer, Drama, Games & plenty of time to chill out, meet new people and find out what it means to be young & Catholic today!!

Open to anyone 16-35 years. Meals included, free busses. For more details and links to booking etc check out: http://youth2000.ie/youth-2000-summer-festival-2017/

Any young people (16-35) who would be interested in travelling on a day-trip to the Summer Festival, either on Sat 19th or Sun 20th August, with other young people from North County Dublin please email your name, contact details (and parents contact details if under 18), and preference of Sat 19th or Sun 20th August for the day-trip to the parish office at: stpatricksrcdonabate@gmail.com by Fri 28th July.

 

Youth2000 needs you!

Youth2000 events rely completely on the generosity of volunteers who give up their time to help lead young people to the heart of the Church. Why not share your gifts and talents? If you are between the ages of 18 and 35, Youth2000 need help in the following areas: Registration, Sound Control, Drama, Music, IT/Graphics (Posters, banners, etc), Share Group Leader, Promotion, Set-Up, Child Protection, Media/Film, Security, Maintenance, Liturgy, Finance & Fundraising, Welcome Team. If you can help us in any of these areas contact us at volunteer@youth2000.ie  or call (01) 6753690.

 

NET Ministries Recruitment

NET Ministries Ireland are looking for men and women (18-30) who are willing to dedicate one year of their lives to evangelizing the young people of Ireland. We are especially looking for men! Might you or anyone you know be called to do just that? If so please contact gerard@netministries.ie or recruiter@netministries.ie or go to www.netministries.ie/join-net

Training starts in August 2017 and the year runs until end of May 2018. Watch this video to find out more: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bpXl75yA7_M

 

Youth Ministry job in Derry:

http://derrydiocese.org/component/easyblog/entry/news/employment-opportunity-diocesan-youth-ministry-coordinator?Itemid=549

 

Upcoming Events for young people:

 

  • Mon 17th to Thurs 20th July: Youth Warriors VOPM Retreat – residential youth retreat for aged 13 upwards led by Kairos Mission Ireland

St. Flannan’s College, College View, Ennis, Co. Clare

Including talks, music, Praise & Worship, Mass, Eucharistic Adoration, share groups etc etc

For more details check out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0DtUj8olb9c (video includes contact details) or email voiceofpeaceministry@gmail.com .

 

  • Sat 22nd July: Training Day for Christian Radio – Spirit Radio.

10am-2pm

If you would like to get involved in Christian Radio, then come along to a training day organised by Spirit Radio. Contact: training@spiritradio.ie

 

  • Friday 28th-Sunday 30th July – Summer Prayer and Arts Weekend

Theme:  Art With a Purpose

Residential weekend of arts and prayer in Kilbeggan with His Mad Plan.  Workshops on art, dancing, drama, poetry and more.  Opportunities to share, use you gifts and pray in community.  For more email hismadplan@gmail.com or contact Joanna on 0851974537

 

  • Tues 9th to Sun 13th August – Music Ministry Together – MMT3

Cistercian College, Roscrea

Including teaching sessions, workshops/masterclasses, various styles of Liturgy, celebration of the Eucharist, Sacraments, Catechises, concert and of course fun!

Theme for 2017 is “Holy is Your Name” (Matthew 6:9)

Come for as much or as little of the week as you like. Scholarships available.

For more details check out: http://musicministry.ie/the-course/

 

  • Thurs 17th to Sun 20th August – Youth2000 Summer Festival – Cistercian College, Roscrea

Great CRAIC!!, Excellent Speakers, Inspiring Talks & Workshops, Fantastic music, Group activities, Youth Masses, Adoration, Reconciliation, prayer, Drama, Games & plenty of time to chill out, meet new people and find out what it means to be young & Catholic today!!

Open to anyone 16-35 years. Meals included, free busses. For more details and links to booking etc check out: http://youth2000.ie/youth-2000-summer-festival-2017/

 

In the words of Pope Francis:

“Dear young friends, don’t be afraid to say “yes” to Jesus with all your heart, to respond generously and to follow him!.”

(Pope Francis, tweet Sat 8th April 2017 via https://twitter.com/Pontifex )


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