Youth and Young Adult Ministry

The Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry exists to serve youth and young adults through offering retreats, formation, and leadership opportunities as well as supporting and furthering parish and community outreach.

Find a community near you in the listings below, or visit our pages to learn more about diocesan offerings.

St. Joseph, Elkhart Counties

Christ the King, South Bend (7th-12th grade)
Youth Ministry Contact: Rianna Doyle – [email protected] / 574-272-3113 ext. 318
Ministry Webpage
Meetings are held from 7-9PM in the Christ the King Youth Room on Sunday nights during the school year, including prayer, snacks, reflection, games, and fun in community! From the annual Apple Pie Fundraiser to our Winter Retreat, Friendsgiving Potluck to our Paint Night with Bob Ross, there is something for all teens grades 7-12 to enjoy! Parishioners and non-parishioners welcomed!

Holy Family, South Bend (5th-12th grade)
Youth Ministry Contact: TBD
Cornerstone Youth Group meets every other Tuesday during the months of June, July, and August. During the school months, it is every Tuesday. It’s from 5:30pm-7pm in the Msgr. Galic gathering room, inside the narthex of the church. Throughout the month activities are offered, like trips to the zoo, etc. Also projects each month, including service projects for the parish, or faith-based art projects.

St. Adalbert, South Bend (7th-8th grade)
Youth Ministry Contact: [email protected] / 574-288-5708
Youth Group meetings are held between September and May on Thursdays from 7:00-8:30 pm at St. Casimir.

Antioch – St. Monica, Mishawaka (9th-12th grade)
Youth Ministry Contact: Sydney Imus – [email protected] / 812-827-1972
Ministry Webpage
Meetings are held year-round on Thursday nights, beginning with Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament in St. Monica Church from 6-7pm, followed by gatherings from 7-9pm. Antioch Retreat Weekends are held in the fall and spring, and MANtioch/Daughters of the Queen activities are held several times each year (guys and girls groups).

St. Pius X, Granger (6th-8th grade / 9th-12th grade)
Youth Ministry Contact: Alexis Duffy – [email protected]
HS Ministry Webpage / MS Ministry Webpage
Middle school ministry meets twice a month on Thursday evenings from 6:30 p.m. – 8 :00 p.m.

Allen County

St. Charles, Fort Wayne (6th-12th grade)
Youth Ministry Contact: Stacey Huneck and Anna Laisure – [email protected] / 260-484-3392 ext. 457
Ministry Webpage

During the school year, small groups led by adult volunteers meet regularly to pray, learn, discuss, play games, and grow in rela