Connecting with Faith at College

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Heading to college?  Stay connected to your faith through your college Newman Center and/or FOCUS (Fellowship of Catholic University Students)!  Make friends in faith and have positive experiences that will last a lifetime!  Use the links above to find contact information for your school!

Share this information with other college-bound friends and family members!

Please share college / other new addresses as young adutls move out of home.  This will assist with young adult ministry efforts.  Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Thank you!

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Fox Valley & Diocesan Young Adult Ministry

YA Area Wide

Fox Valley Catholic Young Adults - This group holds various events throughout the year, such as Brewing the Faith, social events and more. Connect with them on Facebook!

Diocese of Green Bay Young Adults - 'Like' this group on Facebook to connect with diocese-wide Young Adult events, information and more!  

Young Adult Faith Sharing Group - Thursday evenings from 6:30-8:30 pm, beginning in October. Hosted at St. Therese Parish, Appleton. https://www.st-therese.com/87

Cor Jesu - Speaker followed by Adoration and Confession. Offered the First Thursday of the month, starting in October. Hosted by St. Mary Parish, Appleton by Spiritus Ministries. https://www.spiritusministries.org/cor-jesu

Young Adult and Young Family Potluck Brunch - Each 2nd Sunday of the month, join in the 8:30 am Mass at St. Pius X Parish, Appleton. Potluck brunch follows Mass. https://www.stpiusappleton.org/ministry/young-adult-ministry

Frassati Group (17-24 year olds) - Sunday Morning Brunch and Reflection, held every Sunday from 11:30-1 pm. Join in 10:30 am Mass, beginning on September 16th. Hosted at St. Mary’s Parish in Menasha, 522 Second St, Menasha, WI 54952

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Weekend Young Adult Retreats – Check out Catholic Youth Expeditions! (18-29 year olds)
Expedition Dates: Oct 12-14, Nov 2-4, Dec. 28-30, Jan 18-20, Feb 8-10, Mar 15-17, Apr 18-21 Triduum
Silent Retrets: Oct 26-28, Jan 4-6, Feb 1-3, Mar 29-31 http://cyexpeditions.org/expeditions-1/

Praying for Families

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We are praying for you!  St. Thomas More is praying for each parish family by name during the weekday 7:00 a.m. Masses!  This is the 2nd year we are doing so.  We believe in the power of prayer!

Other Young Adult Opportunities

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STM Young Adult Ministry

Warming Shelter - Help prepare / donate food or serve a meal at the Warming Shelter.  STM is providing meals on April 3-6.  Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details.

Program & Pie - Attend the monthly CIA-Faith Mission Operatives program at the Xavier Fine Arts Theatre and enjoy pie or other tasty refreshments afterward. For presentation dates and themes: https://sites.google.com/site/ciafmo/events-1. Watch St Thomas More Church on Facebook for information each month. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with questions and to rsvp.

Coffee & Conversation - Join us at 8:30 am at Copper Rock across from Appleton North High School on AASD’s monthly Late Start days. This is a time for high school juniors and seniors, as well as college-aged young adutls! Enjoy a 12 oz drink – our treat. We’ll visit, share a scripture verse of the day, and pray together.  Rsvp by 3:00 PM the day before to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  

Cookies & Conversation - XHS juniors and seniors, stop by the Foods Room for a cookie & visit during your lunch hour on Mass days!  RSVP by 3:00 PM the day before the visit to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Coming up this summer - Faith Factor - Save the Dates!  - Faith Factor is a local youth service week during the summer.  This year's dates are July 22-25, 2019.  Young adutls, we'd love to have you as chaperones as we make a difference in our community!  For information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  *Must be VIRTUS trained.

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Young Adults (ages 18-39) – You are valued members of our parish community!
God Bless You! ~ Anna Donnermeyer, Coordinator of YA Ministry

Women's Faith Sharing Group

Join us for good conversation with friends in Christ on the third Monday of the month at 8:00 PM.  This group of women participates in a faith-building experience such as reading a book, watching a video or hearing a witness talk.  Discussion follows.  Feed your soul!  Mark your calendar today! 

Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for specific information if you plan to attend.  Location may vary.

 

Fit In Faith

Join with friends for fitness and faith-sharing:

Walking Club - Dates and times TBD based on interest.  Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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