YMT National Team will be attending the Australian Catholic Youth Festival (ACYF) this year. Come join us in the celebrations and don't forget to visit us at our Expo stall!
What is ACYF?
ACYF is a national gathering of Catholic young people established by the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference (ACBC). It exists to provide young people with opportunities to deepen their relationship with Jesus, be empowered to be disciples in the world today and encounter and celebrate the vitality of the Church in Australia.
Who will be there?
ACYF is for young people in Year 9 up to 30 years of age, aiming to gather over 15,000 young people from all around Australia.
Cost: $110 ($90 Early Bird, ends 13th Sep 2017)
There is transport via bus from Osborne Park, Greenwood and Bateman.
If you have any questions about the camp or transport, feel free to call the YMT Perth manager Marty Firth on 0417 637 040
This Conference will be focusing on 'journeying with Christ', going right down to the roots of our faith, and drawing closer to God. The day promises to be jam packed with exciting activities and various opportunities to let loose!
Contact YMT Sydney Manager: Bethany Toohey on 0428 771 744
Over the weekend we will explore who God the Father really is. The are so many ideas out there about God but let's clear it up! We will bust the misconceptions and dive into His true nature of love and mercy. Mix that in with a whole lot of fun and food and you're in for an incredible weekend.
Contact YMT Wollongong Manager: Alana Wilson on 0433 636 359
Theme: Image & Likeness
Cost: $110 (early bird $100 prior to 3rd April 2017) inclusive of all food and accommodation
Sleeping bag or sheets, blankets, pillow cover, toiletries, towel, enclosed shoes, clothes & bathers if you want to swim.
Contact Marty Firth for more details on 0417 637 040 or firstname.lastname@example.org
WHAT IS IT?
Young people come on pilgrimage from all around Australia, and other countries throughout the Pacific, camping under the open skies and joining in a awesome celebration of the Easter liturgies.
They find Jesus in a new way, through prayer, worship, drama, music, and personal sharing.
Light to the Nations 2017 promises to be a truly powerful renewal experience, held in the beautiful bushland setting of Chevalier College, Bowral.
Since 1987 the Light to the Nations Easter Youth Pilgrimage has been hosted by the Disciples of Jesus Community.
EASTER 13-16 APRIL
LTTN begins with registration at 3.00pm on Holy Thursday, then you will have plenty of time to set up your tent/accommodation. Throughout the weekend the Easter Liturgies will be celebrated under the marquee. Check out the program for more informatiom!
The event will close with lunch on Easter Sunday at 1.00pm
LTTN is for young people (16+) and the young at heart. Families also come and join in with hundreds for this amazing experience and are most welcome!
Theme: Scavenger Hunt
Cost: $10 cash
Bring: Clothes that you can run in that you don't mind getting dirty, and fully charged mobile phones, and as many friends as possible!
"Come one come all to the 2017 iSTAND Scavenger Hunt. Come with a champion attitude, this will be the ultimate challenge to separate the good form the great, the fit from the fitter, the brains from the brawn and the true greatest small group. We'll be meeting at 9:00am at the Xavier Centre, where we have iSTAND nights, and will be embarking on a race that may or may not take us through the Wollongong. RSVP for catering purposes to the team phone 0433 636 359. Stay tuned on our facebook event for more details."
Contact Alana Wilson for more details on 0433 636 359 or email@example.com
Cost: $130 ($120 early bird register before 31st February 2017)
Bring: Outdoor clothes & shoes, sleeping bag & pillow, toiletries & towel, bible & journal. Clothes that can get messy, wet & closed in walking shoes!
Updated transport details will be available on www.facebook.com/ymtsyd
Contact Bethany Toohey for more details on 0428 771 744 or firstname.lastname@example.org