The best Catholic resources for reaching young adults

Quick Tips

Week of September 19, 2016 | Posted on September 19, 2016

Moments of Return, Moments of Invitation

Consider young adult “moments of return” as occasions for intentional hospitality and outreach ...

Read more »

Week of September 12, 2016 | Posted on September 12, 2016

Evaluate Young Adult Engagement

The “Millennial” generation, born between 1987-1993, makes up 23% of US Catholics, and 45% of Millennial Catholics are Hispanic (CARA 2011) ...

Read more »

Week of September 5, 2016 | Posted on September 5, 2016

Be Careful with Technology

It can be difficult to juggle the communication mediums available for keeping in touch with young adults -- it’s difficult for young adults, too!

Read more »

Week of August 29, 2016 | Posted on August 29, 2016

Get Moving!

All of us could use a little more exercise. It boosts our moods, burns calories, and it can be fun! Pick a physical activity that appeals to young adults ...

Read more »

Week of August 22, 2016 | Posted on August 22, 2016

Ministry Is a Marathon

Ministry is a marathon, not a sprint: Before you begin a young adult ministry at your parish, ask yourself: What amount of time can I sustainably offer to this ministry?

Read more »

Week of August 15, 2016 | Posted on August 15, 2016

Young Adult Ministry is NOT Youth Ministry Young adults participate in Theology on Tap in Chicago. (CNS photo/Karen Callaway, Catholic New World)

Remember that young adult ministry is not youth group; young adults are adults. Be intentional about how you work with this age group ...

Read more »

Week of August 8, 2016 | Posted on August 8, 2016

Respect Their Time and Your Own

Respect everyone’s time (including your own!) by starting and finishing your programs on time ...

Read more »

Week of August 1, 2016 | Posted on August 1, 2016

Ministry Rooted in Relationships

One-on-one conversations with young adults can have a huge effect on their lives inside and outside the church ...

Read more »

Week of July 25, 2016 | Posted on July 25, 2016

Sponsor Outside Event

One of the best ways for your young adult ministry to get its name and mission noticed is to sponsor an event outside the church...

Read more »

Week of July 4, 2016 | Posted on July 4, 2016

“Why Do We Do That?" Father John Reutemann, the Catholic chaplain at Malmstrom Air Force Base in Great Falls, Mont., celebrates Mass May 15 at the base chapel. Military families rely on chaplains for more than pastoral needs. (CNS photo/Chaz Muth) See MILITARY-CHAPLAINS-PART-FOUR June 29, 2016.

At the beginning of a new liturgical season, host a “Why do we do that?” event where young adults can learn about the Catholic traditions ...

Read more »

Today on Busted Halo

E-mail Subscriptions

Receive weekly updates, justo purus cursus neque, in congue nulla justo dignissim justo. Quisque eget ante felis, at cursus justo.

Become a Memeber to Subscibe
don’t wait, subscribe today!