Welcome to the Archdiocese of Mobile Office of Youth Ministry!
The Office of Youth Ministry for the Archdiocese of Mobile provides resources, training, formation, and support for the parish youth ministry programs and its parish youth ministry leaders (YMLs) throughout the Archdiocese. Additionally, the Office of Youth Ministry offers programs and retreats to assist parishes in bringing their young people to a deeper encounter with Jesus Christ:
— Search Retreats offered twice each school year for high school teens
— Pilgrimage to the March for Life in Washington, D.C. for parish groups of high school teens
— annual ACYC (Archdiocesan Catholic Youth Conference) for all high school teens of the Archdiocese
— annual ACYC JR. for parish and Catholic school youth in the 6th through 8th grades
— annual visit from National Evangelization Team (NET) Ministries
— other youth ministry events on the parish, diocesan, regional, and national level
The Office of Youth Ministry is also the Archdiocesan contact and support for middle school youth ministry and young adult ministry on the parish and diocesan level.
ACYC 2017 – Registration now open!
Parishes are invited to the annual Archdiocesan Catholic Youth Conference, scheduled February 17-19 at the Perdido Beach Resort in Orange Beach. Head to the ACYC page for more information!
Search Retreats – Team Applications now open!
If you have attended a SEARCH Retreat in the past, you are welcome to apply for the 2017-2018 team. Please read through the Lifestyle Agreement before applying. For more information and to apply, visit the Search Team page here.
Search Retreats – Picture albums are now available from SEARCH #15 & #16!