The Core Team is comprised of young adults and adults who have a desire to share their faith with high school teenagers.
Depending on desired level of commitment and involvement, the Core Team works with the Life Teen Youth Leadership Team, other Core Team members, and the parish Youth Minister to plan and implement class sessions.
Core Team Volunteer Requirements
- Must be over 18 years of age
- Complete a background check and the Diocese of Austin Ethics and Integrity in Ministry Workshop
- Have a passion and desire to share your faith and life experiences with youth
- Have a general knowledge of our Roman Catholic faith is helpful; however, much learning occurs in the process of leading.
Ways to help:
• Life Teen Life Nights
(Helping with set-up, implemetation, and/or Leading Small Groups)
• Confirmation Prep
(Classes & Retreats: Helping Lead Small Groups, Retreats, Mass)
• Special Events
(Retreats and Events)
The Core Team is the heart and soul of every youth ministry. To reach more teenagers, we are going to need more Core Members. For those who love Jesus, working with teenagers, and wish to share in our mission of leading our teens closer to God consider that God may be calling you! - Life Teen Core Handbook