Annual Meeting

Date and LocationAnnual Meeting 2017

Tuesday, May 14 - Thursday, May 16, 2019
Loyola Retreat House, Faulkner, MD


Tuesday, May 1, 10:30 A.M. to
Thursday, May 3, 4:00 P.M.

Cost: $200/person (all single occupancy rooms)


Well-known singer, songwriter and dynamic presenter, Steve Angrisano, will lead us in worship and song. Steve will guide us in prayer and reflection with inspiring talks.   

We will be joined by Fr. Tom Ferguson, Fr. Michael Kelly and Fr. Colin Davis who will lead us in prayer as they celebrate Mass with us, hear confessions and lead us in Eucharistic Adoration.   

Other talks will include a presentation by a national FOCUS (Fellowship of Catholic University Students) instructor and Thérèse Bermpohl of the Office of Marriage, Family, and Respect Life of the Diocese.


The Annual Meeting provides Directors of Youth Ministry and other adult leaders in youth ministry an opportunity to be refreshed and renewed in their ministry! The gathering includes formation, professional development and collaboration, retreat-oriented prayer and reflection, and uplifting fellowship among peers in youth work. 

The Annual Meeting will include two Youth Ministry Certificate training sessions: Personal Spirituality and the Call to Holiness and Effective Discipleship

Who’s Invited

All Directors of Youth Ministry, their volunteer teams (including youth grouping leaders), and all adults involved in youth work across the diocese are invited to the Annual Meeting.


For more info, contact Jeff Ghering at or 703-841-2559. Registration will be online. Information on how to register will be sent via the IN Box in early 2019.