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Youth Ministry Videos

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Growing in Relationship With God

December 23, 2020

How do I grow in my relationship with God?  Take the time!  Take the time to pray, take the time to serve others, put God first in everything, asking what He wants you to do.  Observe the corporal and spiritual works of mercy.  In a word, live the way Jesus did!

This Town Ain't Big Enough for the Two of Us

December 21, 2020

We can and often do get numb to the Christmas story and our beliefs about Jesus because we hear them so often. In this video, we look at how Christmas is God’s challenge, in Christ the King, to all evil, sin, and suffering in the world—and how that requires you to answer the question He poses to us all: who do you say that He is?

What Mary Teaches Us About Advent

December 8, 2020

As we prepare for the coming of Christ in Advent, Mary's example in the Scriptures is a guide to opening up our hearts to the Lord.  She teaches us the importance of silently reflecting on God's action in our lives, and once we recognize His plan, to say yes to our role in it!

What is the Immaculate Conception?

December 8, 2020

Learn the Biblical basis for the Immaculate Conception, and why it's important to our faith in both Christ's divinity and our salvation.

Other Great Videos

Only Faith That Is Tested Can Become Great

In this homily by Fr. Mike Schmitz, learn how strong faith becomes strong through the trial and storm.  You know you're true measure when you're up against it, and in these critical moments, Jesus strengthens you to become the Christian you were created to be.

You Must Rethink Your Spiritual Life

In a world where you're expected to seek greatness through your own efforts, the Bible and Christianity show us that God's grace works in the complete opposite way.  More than you could ever seek God, He is seeking you.  Join Bishop Robert Barron as he explains that the heart of the spiritual life is God seeking us with all His heart, and our response from our hearts.

Wrestling With God

Are you struggling with God?  Maybe its summoning the ability to say "yes" to God, or trying to understand the mysteries of His plan.  Listen to Fr. Mike Schmitz and see how wrestling with God brings you closer to Him.

Forgive and Forget:  Is It Really Possible?

Forgiveness is one of the hardest parts of the Christian life.  We are called to forgive, but the memory of the hurt can stop us short of forgiveness.  Listen to Jackie Angel as she shares what the Catechism of the Catholic Church teaches about the reality and pain of sin, and the freedom of forgiveness.  She deals with serious sins in this video, but her words can be applied to any situation where forgiveness is needed.

Praying When You Don't Want To

The Scriptures teach us in several places to pray always...but what do you do when you don't feel like it, or prayer is hard?  Listen to Bobby and Jackie Angel as they discuss praying when you don't want to.

Catholic Dating Advice

Dating can be awesome...and a really messy and confusing experience.  This video from Jackie Angel discusses how dating is meant to be discernment for marriage, what that discernment looks like, and advice to discern well and to not get stuck in the messiness of dating.