Young Adult Ministry Gatherings

SLS20 – Making Missionary Disciples

December 30, 2019 – January 2, 2020 • Phoenix, AZ

First Lieutenant David Chacko, USA, co-sponsored seminarian and U.S. Army chaplain candidate, speaks to gathering at the Student Leadership Summit of the Fellowship of Catholic University Students Jan. 2-6, 2018, in Chicago.

Do you want to evangelize in your community? Do you want to be a missionary disciple of Jesus Christ and set the world on fire? Military young adults and their families are invited to join thousands of other young adults for an amazing Catholic leadership conference, SLS20 presented by FOCUS, in Phoenix, AZ this December 30th through January 3rd. Register for the “Making Missionary Disciples” experience and select your parish as “Other” and type in “Military” to be joined together with other members of the Archdiocese for the Military Services. Learn in small groups about how to change the world for Jesus. Hear talks from amazing speakers like Fr. Mike Schmitz, Sister Miriam James, Emily Wilson, Matt Maher, and more. Fundraising opportunities and childcare are available through the conference website. Contact Casey at with any questions!

Learn about AMS Vocations Discernment Retreats which happen twice a year.

Past Events

Military Young Adult Retreat 2019

Discernment: Find God’s Voice in Everyday Life
May 31-June 2, 2019 • Alhambra, CA