SEARCH 2001: What will YOU be doing in this new year?
- SEARCH FOR CHRISTIAN MATURITY!
Many young people are seeking ways to better understand their Catholic
faith. If you ask yourself, "Who am I?," "Who is Jesus?," "Where is
my life?," or "Do other teenagers think about their Christianity?,"
Search is a weekend retreat that gives young adults an opportunity to
explore these questions and much more. Witness talks by teens, group
activities, discussions and unique prayer experiences are part of the
Erik, a fellow Searcher, had this to say about his
experience, "Search has
given me the unique opportunity to grow in faith through sharing and
reflection. Listening to the stories of others and sharing my own has
me to grow closer to God, my friends, and my family."
All weekends are held at the St. Columban Center in Derby, N.Y.,
just south of Buffalo. Though there is a $75 fee for the weekend,
and Schools often assist participants financially. Group rates are
available--so, bring a friend or two and defray the cost!
one is turned away, if further financial assistance is needed, one can
contact the Youth Department.
If you are a high school sophomore, junior, senior or a college
is interested in Search, please feel free to email Kathy Riley
(riles37m@...) or call the Youth Department of the Diocese of
Peace, Blessings and a Happy New Year!