DISCIPLE (ADULT) ONLINE APPLICATION

DISCIPLE Expectations and Responsibilities

what are the Basic RequirementS TO BE A DISCIPLE?

  • Have a love for Christ and middle school or high school youth.

  • A desire to minister to middle school or high school youth on a weekly basis.

  • A willingness to serve as a Christian role model.

  • A weekly commitment to Sunday liturgy.

WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS

TO BE A DISCIPLE?

  • Commit to EDGE or Life Teen ministry and middle or high school youth for one year.

  • Attend annual Core Team Retreat day and necessary training during the year, if applicable.

  • Attend EDGE or Life Nights consistently,  Relationships are built by spending time together.  Your consistent attendance models a commitment to your faith.

 

WHAT DOES A DISCIPLE’S TIME LOOK LIKE?

Meeting a few days before the EDGE session or Life Night to review the event, and decide who is speaking, and how the night will progress.

  • Meet an hour or two before the EDGE session or Light Night to review the planned event.

  • Welcome, greet, and talk to youth.

  • Focus on roles for the night and ministering to our youth.

  • Say goodbye, get to know the youth waiting for their parents, and greet parents picking up their son or daughter.

  • Review the EDGE session or Life Night.  Distribute and discuss the next upcoming Life Night.

  • Work with a partner to run small groups, which may include small group discussions, simple projects, and other small group activities.

OUR YOUTH NEED ADULTS WHO WILL:

  • Love God

  • Remember their names

  • Be interested in their lives

  • Pray for them

  • Be authentic

  • Encourage and challenge them

  • Believe in them

  • Laugh

  • Share God’s love through personal experience

  • Be reliable through the ministry

  • Be patient

  • Enjoy life

  • Strive to live the seven Core values (Love, Evangelization, Joy, Vocation, Affirmation, Authenticity, Eucharistic Spirituality)