Dates Released for
Youth Events The 2016-2017 Youth Council / Youth Exec Committee and retreat schedule has been released by the diocesan Youth Coordinator, Renee Haney. Several of the locations have yet to be determined, but the locations will be announced as they are secured.
Youth Event Dates
Summer Camp 2016
Wrap-up Another successful year of Camp Quarterman has come and gone, with memories of fun times, games, new friends, and growth in the campers’ relationship with Christ through the sacraments.
The 58th Annual
Diocesan Convention The 58th Annual Diocesan Convention in Northwest Texas will take place November 17-19, 2016, in Lubbock, TX. The location of the event has been announced, and plans are underway for online registration this year.
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The 2016 Diocesan Convention of the Diocese of Northwest Texas will be held November 17-19, 2016.
The McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center on the campus of Texas Tech University is the location of this year's Convention. The Center is located at 17th and University. According to Wikipedia, "the building was The President's Residence from 1925 until 1959. It was one of the original structures built on campus in 1924. The facility underwent a $4 million expansion in 2010 that added the Bill and Peggy Dean Grand Reception Hall, the McKenzie Ballroom, the Shinn-Wylie Bridal Suite, expanded catering capabilities and an outdoor courtyard with...
One type of abuse adults may not consider, or even realize exists, is peer-to peer abuse. According to the Culture of Safety website (COS), “Up to 40% of children who are sexually abused are abused by older or more powerful children. The younger the child victim, the more likelyit is that the perpetrator of the abuse is a juvenile. Praesidium, Inc., the developer of the Safeguarding God’s Children program, has stated that peer-to-peer abuse has gone up by 300% in the past several years. While that may seem alarming, children in today’s society are bombarded with sexual language, sexual activity in movies and television, and sexualized clothing. While there is a “normal” level of sexual curiosity in every child, some b...
The 2016-2017 Youth Council / Youth Exec Committee and retreat schedule has been released by the diocesan Youth Coordinator, Renee Haney. Several of the locations have yet to be determined, but the locations will be announced as they are secured.
Lubbock Planning Meeting - ...