Arise: Ministry with Young Adults in a Time of Innovation

National Leadership Forum on Ministry with Young Adults

Monday to Friday, December 7-11, 2020

Hosted by the USCCB National Advisory Team on Young Adult Ministry
(a week of webinars, breakouts, training, videos, prayer, and networking).
Details on registration, cost, and the daily schedule are available on the National Leadership Forum website.


September-December 2020:
National Conference for Catechetical Leadership in partnership with Our Sunday Visitor
Magnify is a series of virtual events over a 4-month span that will introduce participants to the new Directory for Catechesis and explore each of the chapters in depth. Magnify begins with a 2-day virtual event September 18th and 19th. Magnify continues with 1-day virtual events in the months of October, November, and December.

Email AMS Director of Faith Formation Jose Amaya ( to receive registration instructions and discounted price for military of $51.

Mid Atlantic Congress – Going Virtual 2020-21

MAC 1.5 – Advent Retreat Experience, December 9, 2020, 1:00pm -2:15pm EDT

Take some time off during this hectic Advent and pandemic-impacted season with colleagues across the country to relax, renew your spirit, and refresh your energy during this season of waiting. There are 50 spots available. Learn more on the MAC Registration webpage.

For the past ten years MAC was held in Baltimore, Maryland. Currently MAC provides virtual webinars through the Association of Catholic Publishers and will continue virtual connections through 2021. Plans for the next in-person gathering are underway for 2022, when MAC will be moving to Washington, DC.

Los Angeles Religious Education Congress

February 19-21, 2021
Youth Day – February 18, 2021
Virtual Event
, Theme: Reclaim the Promise!, Proclama la Promesa!, Tuyên Xưng Lời Giao Ước!

For a registration fee of $35, you will experience:
• Keynote Presenters
• Dynamic Workshops
• Entertainment
• Sacred Space
• Intercultural Prayer
• Youth Track on Friday and Saturday from 2-5 pm

Saint John Bosco Conference

Theme: The Father’s Loving Plan: Source of Unity
July 12-15, 2021
Steubenville, OH
Visit the website for more information.

The Saint John Bosco Conference provides not only instruction and inspiration from nationally recognized leaders in catechetical ministry, but also times of deep and powerful prayer. Join hundreds of other catechists and evangelizers to gain tools to be a better minister and leave with a new zeal for the ministry to which God has called you.

NCYC 2021

The National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry will host the National Catholic Youth Conference in Indianapolis, IN from November 18-20, 2021. Learn more on the Youth Ministry Gatherings webpage.