Diocesan Trainings for 2016 -2017
If you would like to host one of the 2 hour workshops in your parish, call the Diocesan Youth Office.
SHARING THE VISION
A Brief Overview of the Training Designs
Open to: Pastors/Associate Pastors, Deacons, Youth Ministers Coordinators, Prospective Youth Minister Leaders, Directors of Religious Education, Youth Ministry Teams (Volunteers)
REGISTRATION: Call the Diocesan Youth Office eight (8) days prior to the training to rsvp.
General Guidelines of Youth Ministry(Diocese of Amarillo)
Dates: Click here for Diocesan Calendar
The guidelines stated are meant to answer general questions for youth ministers pertaining to proper care of minors. This training focuses on Policy and Procedures, Code of Ethics, Parish Crisis Plan and all Forms Overview of Parish Diocesan National and World Events.
Overview of Youth Ministry
This workshop helps parish leaders come to fuller understanding of comprehensive youth ministry as outlined in Renewing the Vision: A Framework for Catholic Youth Ministry (USCCB, 1997). The workshop explores the ways that a parish can effectively minister to young people within the context of the parish, including the family and wider community.
Developing a Team for Youth Ministry
This workshop helps parish leaders create a leadership structure for youth ministry that includes youth and adults. The workshop explores the need for a variety of leaders and the reasons why different roles are necessary and helpful in sustaining youth ministry over many years.
Developing Volunteer Leaders for Youth Ministry
This workshop will assist parish leaders in recruiting, training, and supporting adults and youth for volunteer leadership in youth ministry. Included in this workshop are the tools necessary to create the roles descriptions that will assist these volunteers in knowing what they are being asked to do and will help parish leaders in recruiting volunteers based on interests and gifts.
Planning for Dynamic Youth Ministry
This workshop helps parishes assess their current strengths and weakness, identify resources for youth ministry, and develop a practical plan for developing more effective ministry with adolescents.
Money-less Youth Ministry – Ministry Budgeting 101
This workshop helps your parish grow your budget from a “ZERO” balance, Creating a budget plan, Practical and creative insights on how to “do more” ministry “with less” money, fundraising