Posted July 24, 2017 By Mary Pettit

New Albany Deanery Catholic Youth Ministries

provides programs and services to the Catholic parishes of Clark, Floyd and Harrison counties in Indiana. We serve families, youth and young adults by providing services for them to develop and nurture a relationship with Jesus Christ that is lived out in the Catholic faith community!


Work of Angels 2017 Campaign

Posted July 21, 2017 By Mary Pettit

A big thank you to all who attended our Work of Angels dinner on September 14, 2017.

We had an amazing attendance for this year’s event as well as great talks from Ethan Furnish, a member of our Youth Ministries Action Team, Abbi Hamm who is active in our College ministry, Becca and Adam Bruner in Young Adult ministry and our guest speaker, Steve Connaughton, Summer Programming Director at CYO Camp Rancho Framasa.


Building A Strong and Authentic High School Life

Posted September 13, 2017 By Mary Pettit

NCYC  Nov. 16-18

CALLED/LLAMADOS is this year’s focus.   Featuring TobyMac, Chris Stefanick, Sr. Miriam Heidland, Roy Petitfils, Brian Greenfield, Emily Wilson, Fr. Joseph Espaillat.  The National Catholic Youth Conference is a powerful, biennial, three-day experience of prayer, community, evangelization, catechesis, and service for Catholic teenagers (of high school age) and their adult chaperones. Approximately 23,000 young people and adults attend the NCYC.  Contact your Youth Minister/Coordinator for registration details.  


Announcing Retreats 2018

We have pulled out all the stops to make your retreat experience tremendous.

  All retreats are housed at the lovely Mt. St. Francis campus in the Youth Center. 

Be prepared to be challenged, nurtured and informed! 

Registration is now open.

  Questions?  Call 812-923-8355 for more information.  You may also contact Jennifer Woolfolk for additional assistance.

Christian Awakening Sr. Retreat January 11 – 14, 2018

On the Journey Jr. Retreat January 27 – 28, 2018

Faith Remix Fr. Retreat February 3 – 4, 2018

Divin’ In Soph. Retreat February 17 – 18, 2018

Step by Step All HS Retreat March 3 – 4, 2018



Athletics Events & Programs

Posted June 7, 2017 By Mary Pettit

NADCYM Basketball Registrations 5-8th Grade

NADCYM BASKETBALLBeginning on September 25th, all students attending deanery schools and all parish youth are eligible to register for league basketball.


Contact your Youth minister or see your Athletic Director in order to register.

Contact Jenn Murphy 812-923-8355 with questions.

Don’t know your contact?  Here is the current list of contacts.

SIFYL Pee Wee and Junior Championship October 7th


NADCYM Volleyball Championships were held September 24th at Providence High School

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The 2017 NADCYM 7/8 A league volleyball champions are The Holy Family Blue Eagles.

The 2017 NADCYM 7/8 B league volleyball champions are the St John Paul II Knights.

The 2017 NADCYM 5/6 A league volleyball champions are The Our Lady Crusaders.

The 2017 NADCYM 5/6 B  league volleyball tournament champions are the St. Mary of the Knobs Hawks.

Tournaments schedules and brackets available at this link. 


 SIC 2017-2018 Coaching Opportunity

Are you a great instructor of boys?  Do you have the urge to coach and lead teams in wrestling?  Do you have a desire to build on programs with the Providence High School coaches?

Are you 21 years of age and have you completed the training required for NADCYM sports programs?

Head Coach for Boys’ Wrestling

Interested candidates should send a letter of interest, detailing their coaching experience, as an email to or mail to:
New Albany Deanery Catholic Youth Ministries 
101 St Anthony Drive
Mt St Francis, IN 47146

Call 812-923-8355 for more information.


Coaches’ Orientation

We will be hosting our next Coaches’ Orientation on

Sunday, November 5, 2017.

6:30 pm @ Holy Family Parish, 129 West Daisy Lane, New Albany, IN.


NADCYM Catholic Coaches Orientation is a one time training, specializing in coaching for Catholic youth sports and is intended for new and returning coaches who have never completed the training.   There is no cost to attend a session.

This is the deadline for those coaching SIC Wrestling .


Please download the following form and send it in to pre-register.

Pre-registration is not a requirement; yet it allows us to have materials ready for all.  

Call our office at 812-923-8355 with questions and ask for Jenn Murphy.

2017-2018 Coaches Orientation Flyer


The authentic College life..Take the Challenge!

Posted August 23, 2016 By Mary Pettit

Thirsty Thursdays

We are geared up and in full swing.  Thirsty Thursday on October 19th at our offices.  Starts at 7 pm with a meet-up and then a program of speakers, socials, game nights and other great stuff.  October 19th our speaker will be Deacon John Jacobi on “Sacramentals”.  More dates to follow!  Stay tuned!  Call us at 812-923-8355 with questions or email Jennifer for more information.  More info! 


Home For the Holidays

Save the Date to come to Mt. St. Francis on Wednesday, November 2nd, 6-9 pm at the Catholic Youth Ministries Office to meet-up with everyone before the Thanksgiving holiday.  

Stay tuned for an update on activities!  Contact Jennifer if you have questions. 


Keep College Students Connected!

College students get connected to CYMHave you a son or daughter attending college out of the local area?

Catholic Youth Ministries would love to keep them connected to the Catholic community by updating them on college ministry opportunities like retreats, school break get-togethers, mission trips and service but also sending them “care” packages of prayers and encouragement.

Email with your son or daughter’s name, email address, school mailing address, and contact number

so they can receive our information and quarterly “pick me up”.  If you would like to help with the care packages by donating items or postage, contact Sandy at our office.

Call our office, 812-923-8355 if you have questions.



Tremendous Young Adult Community…Join In!

Posted August 20, 2016 By Mary Pettit

Theology on Tap for Young Adults 22-39Theology on Tap

 Meet-up with us on November 2nd at Floyd County Brewing Company, 129 W. Main St.; New Albany, IN, 6:30pm-8:30 pm.


We will start with social/catch-up time from 6:30pm-7:15 pm, followed by our speaker at 7:15 pm.  Q & A starts at 7:45 pm and finishing up at 8:30 pm.  Come early to catch a meal. a drink special or hang out, stay for the speaker and follow-up.  


First Thursday of every month from September through May; same place, same time and schedule.  More info to follow, so stay tuned!

For more information, call 812-923-8355 or email Philip at Catholic Youth Ministries offices.  

Potluck Season!!

Our next potluck will be coming up in November!  JOIN US on the 18th from 6pm-9pm with the Stumlers.  Contact to join the email group for locations of the upcoming 2017-2018 Potluck group.  Or call 812-923-8355 for more info.


Ignatius Catholic Study Bible ExodusBible Study 

Kicking off the fall season on Monday nights, we pick up the Bible Study at Catholic Youth Ministries offices.

The focus is on Ignatius Bible Study Series on Exodus.

Come at 7 pm to the side door in the lower level of the Youth Center at Mt. St. Francis.

This series is written by Scott Hahn and Curtis Mitch.

Need more information?  Call 812-923-8355 or Jesse Eichhorn 573-837-5299 or email Carmen Watkins.



Young Adult Retreat

For all young adults, ages 18-35. Great opportunity to spend time away to connect with others who are also seeking for more in this life. There will be awesome talks, prayer experiences, small group, and time to just relax. Depending on the weather, we’ll have hikes and maybe even campfires!

There will be awesome talks, prayer experiences, small group, and time to just relax. Depending on the weather, we’ll have hikes and maybe even campfires!

Price: $65 (includes lodging, meals, and retreat materials)

Location: Camp Rancho Framasa, 2230 Clay Lick Rd, Nashville, IN 47448, about 1 hour from the city of Indianapolis.

– Accommodations: We will be staying in their cabins with bunk beds! No worries, they are heated, have electricity, and bathrooms with showers. You will need to bring a sleeping bag and pillow (or other bedding), all your toiletries and a towel.

– Meals: your registration fee includes snacks on Friday night, breakfast, lunch, snacks, and dinner on Saturday, and brunch on Sunday!  There is room to write in any allergies on the registration form.

Registration coming soon!  Check this link for information.


safe and sacred buttonThe Archdiocese of Indianapolis has initiated a convenient new online training program for adults on protecting children from harm. The training builds awareness of how to recognize and report physical abuse, emotional abuse, neglect, and child sexual abuse. Safe and Sacred replaces the Virtus program and offers broader content and easier access to training.

The training is available in English and Spanish 24 hours per day, 7 days per week at it takes about 45 minutes to complete and can be done in parts. As of August 1, 2013, all new clergy, employees, and volunteers who have contact with children must complete the Safe and Sacred program before beginning ministry, work, or volunteer service. Current clergy, employees, and volunteers will re-certify starting in January 2014.

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Posted June 27, 2011 By Mary Pettit

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