Young Adult Ministry

                       

The St. Paul Parish Young Adult Ministry is a community that shares fellowship and has the desire to share their Catholic faith through discussion, Scripture study, prayer, service and social gatherings. Young adults ages 18-32, single, married, with or without children are invited to join.  If you have questions, please contact Michelle May: [email protected] to be added to Flocknote

JANUARY 2021

Monday, January 25th at 7pm in the North Room. We will begin "Who Am I To Judge?" sessions over the upcoming weeks. Copies with readings and reflections will be provided. We have also ordered copies of "He Leadeth Me" by Fr. Walter Cizek and will begin that in the Spring. You are encourged to bring a friend. We ask all attendees to follow state guidelines for social distancing and wearing masks. Thank you!

Future Dates: We will meet the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 7pm.

February 8, 22 - "Who Am I To Judge" sessions.

March 8, 22 - Dr. Chris Seeman, Walsh University will speak with us about The Second Vatican Council

April 12 -Fr. Matthew Zwilling will join us to discuss Art and Vocation

April 26 - TBA

We'll also hope to begin volunteering soon in the community with the Akron Canton Foodbank, Habitat for Humanity and more. Please stay tuned for details!

RESOURCES:

+Vatican City / Papal Encyclicals   www.vatican.va 

+US Conference for Catholic Bishops / USCCB Resources www.usccb.org 

+"You Are made For Love" YouTube video featuring The Sisters of Life https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=On1rc9AQtxg 

+3 Minute Retreat https://www.loyolapress.com/3-minute-retreats-daily-online-prayer/

+The Bible in a year. Podcast with Fr. Mike Schmitz https://media.ascensionpress.com/podcast/all-bible-in-a-year-episodes/

+Catholic movies, audio, books and more- It's a free service if you are a registered parishioner of St. Paul. https://formed.org/

+If you are 18- 28 years old, like working with young people, enjoy sharing your faith 
and want to lead retreats, consider applying for NET (National Evangelization Teams): http://www.netusa.org/

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Opportunity for Young Adults from Stark County to gather for speakers, discussion, and food at various locations in Stark County.
Contact:   Roberta Muoio via
Email: [email protected]
Facebook:  www.facebook.com/spiritsandspirituality 

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Married Young Adults:
Looking for some tips and support for your sacramental relationship: 
Check out: For Your Marriage  http://www.foryourmarriage.org/

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U.S. Bishops' Prayer for Young Adults

Gracious and Loving God,
Help these young men and women to be a light 

for all the world to see, 
in all the places they live and work. Let their light shine for all peoples: 
for their families, 
for their church communities, 
for their cultures and societies, 
for the economic and political systems, 
for the whole world. 
Coming into the room where the disciples were gathered after the resurrection, 
"Jesus, your son, said: Peace be with you!" (Jn 20:21). 
Make these men and women bearers 

of Christ's peace. 
"Blessed are the peacemakers, 
Teach them the meaning of what was said 

on the mountain: 
for they shall be called sons and daughters of God" (cf. Mt 5:9). 
Send them, Father, as you sent your son:
to free their brothers and sisters from fear and sin. 
We ask this of you, in Christ's name. 

Amen.
Adapted from the Papal Homily for WYD 1995, Manila