Mid-Atlantic Congress For Catholic Leaders

February 16-18, 2017
Theme: Blessed as Living Witnesses

Baltimore, Maryland

Use promo code MAC2017 to get the military discounted registration fee of $135. Register:

AMS Leadership Dinner: In collaboration with Catholic Relief Services, the Archdiocese will hold the AMS Leadership Appreciation Dinner to learn about CRS’s resources and ministry around the globe. This will also be an opportune moment to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Catechism of the Catholic Church. Please RSVP for the dinner by emailing Aislinn Sheehan

AMS Sponsored workshops at MAC:

  • 2.12 Forming Families for Living the Catholic Faith –presented by Cindy Cline, Lorrie Dyer and José Amaya
  • 3. 13 Receiving Baptized Non-Catholics into the Catholic Church: The Rite and Its Canonical Requirements –presented by Monsignor John J. M. Foster, J.C.D.

Los Angeles Religious Education Congress

February 24-26, 2017
Youth Day – February 23, 2017 – Save the Date!
Anaheim, California

RECongress is the largest annual gathering of its kind in the world. The four-day event is held at the Anaheim (Calif.) Convention Center and is sponsored by the Los Angeles Office of Religious Education. The theme for this year will be “Embrace Trust.”  Register online.


Participate in local training for youth ministry leaders and core members in the best practices in youth ministry (small groups, relational ministry, Edge / Life Nights, etc.). The goal is to help Catholic faith communities lead teens closer to Christ. Learn more about the August – October daylong training and locations throughout the United States on the Life Teen website.