Young Adult Ministry

Dear young people, please, don’t be observers of life, but get involved.  Jesus did not remain an observer, but he immersed himself…immerse yourself in the reality of life, as Jesus did.

Pope Francis


Young Adult Ministry for adults in their 20s, 30s, and 40s!
Connect with others, grow in faith, serve God by serving others.


 

Alpha groups are now forming @ OLM for Tuesday and Thursday evenings!

Get details and sign-up for ALPHA here!


Mass and Fellowship

February 10, 2019

All are invited to our next Mass & Fellowship nights. Join us for 5:30 PM mass followed by fellowship (food, faith and socializing).

Future Dates: March 3, April 7, May 5 and June 2

 


 

 

Women of the Way invites all women to a night of Adoration, Refreshments & Conversation with Missy White on January 27, 2019 from 4:00pm-6:00pm at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 111 S. Cass Ave., Westmont, IL

Missy White is a stay at home mother to her five wonderful children and has been married to her husband Cooper for 15 years. She and Cooper were raised in faithful evangelical families and had an unexpected conversion to Catholicism in 2013. Missy’s heart is to share the faithfulness of God through the suffering He allowed in her life and bringing her home to the Church. She and her family reside in West Chicago, IL.

 


Other area events….

February 6, 2019

“Did Jesus Really Intend to Establish a Church? – The Most Rev. R. Daniel Conlon. THE CARDINAL JOSEPH BERNARDIN LECTURE- ELMHURST COLLEGE FRICK CENTER, FOUNDERS LOUNGE, 190 PROSPECT AVE., ELMHURST, ILLINOIS . ADMISSION IS FREE AND ALL ARE WELCOME.

 

February 16– 17, 2019

BE HEALED – Catholic Women’s Spiritual Retreat.  Join other women for this Dynamic Retreat with Fr. Burke Masters, Fr. Dennis Spies, Fr. Steve Borello, and other leaders in the Joliet Diocese. “Be Healed” Retreat will be an engaging weekend based on the book by author Dr. Bob Schuchts.  For More Information and registration here: https://www.gamechangersfts.org/event/be-healed-catholic-womens-retreat/

 

February 21, 2019

CHANGING THE CULTURE – Special Event for Young Adults. Guest Speaker: Paul Jarzembowksi, Assistant Director for the Secretariat of Laity, Marriage, Family Life and Youth- USCCB. Embers Tap House – 933 S. State St. | Lockport, IL 60441. Starts 7:00pm – first drink and appetizers on us! info at www.yamjoliet.org

 

Made for Love: The Dating Podcast. There’s a lot of evidence that there isn’t a great dating culture in America right now. What about dating as a Catholic? How can people approach dating in a healthy and holy way? Check out episodes 28, 29 and 30 on this podcast… or listen to them all!  https://soundcloud.com/usccbclips/sets/made-for-love

LINKS TO OTHER YOUNG ADULT MINISTRIES

Naperville Area Young Adult Ministry: http://www.youngadultcatholic.org/

Diocese of Joliet Young Adult Ministry: http://www.dioceseofjoliet.org/yam/

Diocese of Chicago Young Adult Ministry: http://www.yamchicago.org/

For Your Marriage: ​http://www.foryourmarriage.org/

GET INVOLVED

YAM Core Team Needs YOU!
We are always looking for fresh minds to develop programming dedicated to our ministry’s values of Spiritual, Social, and Service. For more information or to join, please contact Dave Miserendino at 331-707-5371 or DaveM@olmercy.com