Pope's Address to Youth

The Pope tells the youth that sanctity is for all youth.  No person is too young to become holy.  Holiness is for all ages.  In God becoming man, He entered the world as a child.  He chose to become a child to show us the way and bear witness to the father. 


"Spe Salvi" is for Youth

Our Holy Father tells university students that his new encyclical, "Spe Salvi", is for them - is for the youth!  He invites young people to have both individual and group reflections using the new material.

"Is the theme of hope perhaps not particularly suitable for youth?"


Mirror Mirror

We know how difficult it is to be a parent these days, especially one who is trying to raise a child in the faith.  Are you looking for ways to reach out to your teens but feel disconnected from their world?  The Center for Parent/Youth Understanding has some great resources.  Read more »


Time Out: Be Still and Know that He is God!

Now that Advent has begun, do you find yourself running around like crazy?  Are you looking for a great way to take time to relax?  Why not take some quiet time out of your day to listen to what the Lord has to say?  Read more »


Are You Awake?

The Advent season has now begun.  This means it's time to prepare our hearts for the coming of Christ.  The Catechism of the Catholic Church states: "When the Church celebrates the liturgy of Advent each year, she makes present this ancient expectancy of the Messiah, for by sharing in the long preparation for the Savior's first coming, the faithful renew their ardent desire for his second coming.  By celebrating the precursor's birth and martyrdom, the Church unites herself to his desire: "He must increase, but I must decrease." (paragraph 524)

Are you taking time to prepare your heart?  Are you taking time each day to listen to the Lord's voice speaking to you personally?  Read more »