Young Adult Fellowship & Faith Formation 2018-19

Young Adult Ministry is geared towards adults in their 20’s and 30’s, single and married, wishing to explore and deepen their Catholic faith. Our goal is to help each other grow closer to God and the community as the body of Christ. Join us and be challenged and encouraged as you meet new people, ask questions, hear new perspectives, and encounter Christ.

Contact Laura Ginikos at lginikos@stbrigidofkildare.org to join our email list. Join our Facebook group or see below for more details about ongoing and upcoming young adult opportunities this fall & winter.

 

Potluck & Board Game Night
Tuesday, October 2 | 7-8:30 PM in Hendricks Hall
St. Brigid Young Adult Ministry will be hosting a community potluck and game night on Tuesday, October 2 from 7-8:30 PM in Hendricks Hall. All young adults, single and married, in their 20’s and 30’s are invited! Mark your calendar to meet new people & have a great fellowship gathering.

Sign up here to RSVP & bring a dish. Remember to bring a board game! Water & pop will be provided.

 

Being Catholic: How We Believe, Practice, & Think by Archbishop Daniel Pilarczyk
Tuesdays, October 9, 16, 23, & 30 | 7-8:30 PM in the Massey Teen Room
This series will focus on understanding and applying what we believe to daily life. Drawing from the Catechism of the Catholic Church, this series will explore the guiding principles of our faith and how we put faith into action each day through beliefs, practices, and mentality.

This book is broken into three sections, which will be covered in three stages:

Part 1, How we believe: Tuesdays, May 8-June 5
Part 2, How we practice: Tuesdays, July 24-Aug. 14

Part 3, How we think: Tuesdays, Oct.2-Oct. 30

The one-time fee of $10 covers the cost of participation for the October series.  Come to the Oct. 2 potluck to get your book!

How We Think: A series of thoughtful, pastoral and heartfelt reflections on all aspects of our lives in the world, seen through the eyes of one deeply faithful to the tradition and teachings of the church. Topics for “Thinking Catholic” include respect for life, spiritual maturity and a universal Church.

 

Dublin Retirement Village Halloween Spooktacular
Thursday, October 25, 2018 | 7-8:30 PM
Dublin Retirement Village (DRV) Independent Living is hosting their annual Halloween Spooktacular on Thursday, October 25, and St. Brigid Young Adults have been asked to serve snacks, play games, and visit with DRV! Remember to wear fun & festival Halloween attire! *Meet at DRV.

 

Parish Clean-up Day/ Sent to Serve: October 14, 2018
Sunday, October 14, 2018 | 12:15-4:00 PM
Join us for 12:15 PM Mass followed by an afternoon of service and fellowship as we clean-up and care for our parish grounds!

 

Friendsgiving
Thursday, November 15, 2018 | 7-8:30 PM in Hendricks Hall
“They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad & sincere hearts.” (Acts 2:46-47)

Join us as we come together with other parish families for a potluck dinner & board games. Bring a dish to share & a game to play!

 

Advent Bible Study
Nov. 29 and Dec. 6 & 13 | 7:00-8:30 PM in the Massey Teen Room
Prepare your hearts for Christmas with us this Advent in a 3-week bible study to read, reflect on, and apply scripture to our lives.

 

Columbus Zoo Wild Lights
Thursday, December 20, 2018 | 7:00-8:30 PM at the Columbus Zoo
All are invited to this off-site night of fellowship! The cost is the price of zoo entry ticket. Pay at the gate.

 

Happening around the Diocese:

Young Catholic Professionals (YCP) Columbus
YCP Columbus launches on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. The mission of Young Catholic Professionals (YCP) is to encourage young adults working in various professions to ‘Work in Witness for Christ’. As a local chapter of the national organization, YCP membership consists of young adults in Columbus, Ohio in their 20s and 30s, single and married, who are highly motivated to achieve personal and professional success while seeking a greater understanding of their Catholic faith. Stay tuned for more to come with YCP Columbus.

 

Columbus Theology on Tap
Young Adult ministries from all over Columbus gather from 7:00-9:00 PM the 2nd Thursday of every month for Theology on Tap at El Vaquero (3230 Olentangy River Road, Columbus 43202). Join us once a month, September- May, as we gather to listen to speakers, share conversation, and meet new people.

 

Young Adult Retreats
Retreats take place through the Diocese of Columbus twice a year. Visit https://columbuscatholic.org/young-adult-retreats for more information.