Young Adult Ministry
Young Adult Ministry News
Please join us in one of activities below or one of those online at queenofapostles.net/Young-Adult-Ministry. If you want to get involved or if the parish can assist you in any way, please be in touch at email@example.com or (262) 691-1535 x108.
A Catholic History of Beer – Two separate events! 1) Faith Formation on Tues, Sep 26 from 6:30 to 8 pm at the Cathedral’s Weakland Center at 831 N Van Buren St in Mke. Learn more about Catholicism and beer! 2) Pub Crawl on Sun, Oct 1 from 1 to 4 pm starting at Fat Daddy’s at 120 W National Ave in Mke. Take your knowledge on the road! No registration. See milwaukeeyoungadultministry.weebly.com.
ARISE Milwaukee Saturday Nights – Sat, Sep 30 from 7 to 9 pm at The Faith Community of Saint Edward in Racine. Praise and worship music, Adoration, Reconciliation, and more. Note that ARISE does not include Mass. Free. No registration. See arisemke.org.
Buckets & Beliefs – Open gym on Mon, Sep 25 at 8 pm at St. Anthony on the Lake Church in Pewaukee. Enter the gym through the lobby doors in the lower level parking lot. Bball, vball, socializing, and more. Play on your own or in small groups. Equipment provided or bring your own. Free. No registration. YA volunteers are coordinating – see Facebook at Buckets and Beliefs - SAL.
Ongoing Young Adult Events
Brewing the Faith – Third Thursdays of the month (Oct 19) at Point Burger Bar in Pewaukee AND / OR First Thursdays of the month at *NEW* Good City Brewing in Mke. Both at 7 pm. Grab a beer. Hear a message. Meet your neighbor. Free. No registration. See brewingthefaith.com.
Cultivate: Equipping Millennial Catholics for Mission and Life – Second Mondays at 7 pm at the UW-Milwaukee Newman Center. Be equipped to make an impact in your neighborhood, work, family, and social context. Deepen your formation in evangelization and discipleship. Prayer, workshop, and social. Next Cultivate is Oct 9.
Encounter Mke 2017: A Steubenville YA Conference – Saturday, November 11 at Archbishop Cousins Center in Saint Francis. Features great music, awesome prayer, and unique sessions that both equip YAs and connect them to others on the journey. Sunday Mass will be celebrated. Fee is $35 for the first 200 people and $49 afterwards. Includes dinner. Food truck available for lunch on your own. Register at encountermilwaukee.com.
The Breakfast (on the beach) Club – Are you interested in meeting other young adults (ages 18 – 39)? Then join us! Sitting together for 10:30 Mass is optional – look for us in the back of the center-left section. Afterwards we enjoy donuts in the hall. Singles, couples, and children welcome. Next Clubs are Oct 22, Nov 26, and Jan 21.
Volleyball – All are welcome for informal play every Sunday at 7 pm at Malone Park at 6400 W. Al Stigler Pkwy in New Berlin. Moves indoors to the gym at Holy Apostles if inclement weather or during the winter. Usually go on a Culver’s run afterwards. Sponsored by Holy Apostles YA Ministry. See Facebook at that name.
College-Age Mailing List -- If you (or your son / daughter) are in college, the military, or seeking to connect, please join our mailing list. Simply fill out a card in the Gathering Space OR contact Liz Kuhn with your Name, College / University, Class Year, Address, Email, and Cell Phone.
Assist with Youth Ministry – Mentors are an important factor in youth becoming adult Catholics. If you can facilitate a discussion with a group of 7 or so teens on a Sunday evening, please contact Liz Kuhn. A separate catechist does the "heavy lifting" and step by step materials are provided.
College Student Mass – Every Sunday at 5:30 pm at St. Robert Parish in Shorewood.
Cor Jesu (The Heart of Jesus) – Every Wednesday at 7 pm at St. Robert Parish in Shorewood. All are invited for Praise & Worship music, Adoration, and Reconciliation are at 7 pm and Mass is at 8 pm. Discernment Dinners are at 5:45 pm -- YA women can contact Caroline Harvey at (262) 251-0220 or firstname.lastname@example.org and YA men can contact Father Enrique Hernandez at (414) 747-6437 or email@example.com. Free. No registration. For info, see arisemissions.org/cor-jesu.html.
Winter Weekend Retreat – Friday, February 9 at 6 pm to Sunday, February 11 at 1 pm at Schoenstatt Retreat Center in Waukesha. $80 per person includes a double room, Sat breakfast / lunch / dinner, and Sun breakfast. Register at archmil.regfox.com/winter-weekend.
Catholic Youth Expeditions (CYE) – Multiple dates for retreats at the St. Joseph Formation Center in Baileys Harbor. Two types: 1) YA Expeditions -- $65 includes room, board, and transportation from Appleton. Register at cyexpeditions.org/register/young-adult-expedition, and 2) YA Silent Retreats – YA Expedition is a pre-requisite. Mostly weekends, but also for the Triduum (Holy Thursday to Easter Sunday). Due to limited availability, must apply first at cyexpeditions.org/ya-silent-retreat-application.
Retrouvaille Weekend – The word Retrouvaille™ (pronounced re-tro-vi with a long i) is a French word meaning rediscovery. The program offers tools to rediscover a loving marriage relationship. Thousands of couples headed for cold, unloving relationships or divorce have successfully overcome their marriage problems by attending. Retrouvaille consists of a weekend experience plus 6 to 12 post-weekend sessions over 3 months. It provides tools to help put your marriage in order again. The main emphasis is communication between husband and wife. See retrouvaille.org.
New Horizons Weekend – This healing weekend is designed to help those that are divorced embark upon a new phase of life. It is an opportunity for participants to pause and examine their lives – their strong points and weaknesses, their hurts, disappointments, joys, and frustrations. See johnpaul2center.org/Nazareth--Project/Separated-and-Divorced.htm.
Riverwest Food Pantry Mission House – Dedicate a year to serve a community in need. Interns help run the day-to-day operations, live in community, and pray daily. Interns work with full-time staff to develop the skills to run a hunger relief non-profit. To find out more or help out, drop in on Wednesdays / Fridays / Saturdays at 8 am at St. Casmir OR on Tuesdays at 4 pm at Gaenslen School. Simply sign in as a volunteer and get to work! See riverwestfoodpantry.org.
Brew City Missionary Project – Dedicate a year to serve college students on campuses within the Archdiocese. Open to recent college graduates who desire to proclaim the Gospel to their peers. Missionaries receive formation for their own spiritual growth as well as training in evangelization. They live in a dynamic community. See johnpaul2center.org/CampusMinistry/MissionaryProject.htm.