There is that moment when we have to make a decision to either go for it, or sit back. That moment when we allow ourselves to rest comfortably in what we know or strike out into the unknown. John Paul II was fond of saying “be not afraid.” So was the Bible. Why is it so difficult to live that phrase?
Life Teen Retreat
Are you looking for a one-two punch that will knock your teens out? Then this is the retreat that you’re looking for! And the one-two punch is none other than the Pope and Mary–the tag team of the century. The Man, the Myth, the Legend–who for 25 years has been changing the course of history right before our eyes. And Mary, who long ago, altered the course of human history by a simple “yes.” Let’s meet two remarkable human beings who will illuminate your teens.
Goal for the Life Night:
To highlight John Paul II’s call to vocation, holiness, evangelization and his legacy of empowerment specifically to the YOUNG PEOPLE of our Church and our world. Life Night at a Glance: As the teens are gathering for the Night, they will have a chance to take pictures with the John Paul II cutout and to explore the John Paul II memorabilia scattered throughout the room. The evening opens with a trivia game with questions related to the papacy, in general, and John Paul
Life Teen Retreat
Pope John Paul II continues to be the chief youth minister in our Church. This retreat taken from the Pope’s Apostolic Letter – “NOVO MILLENNIO INEUNTE” that calls us all to enter this new Millennium contemplating the face of Christ. The theme song is off the “Declaration” album by Steven Curtis Chapman. We at Life Teen pray that this retreat will help the teens that you serve to truly follow our Holy Father’s call for them to become “Morning watchmen at the dawn of the new millennium.”