REFLECTION Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

15th June 2018

This is one of my favourite passages; I relate it to Youth Ministry, one of the hardest things in youth ministry is measuring its success. How can it be measured, how do you know if you are making a difference to the young people you meet. Part of our job here at SYMT is to […]

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REFLECTION Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

I remember in primary school singing a song about belonging to the family of God, it’s something that I’ve been told many times growing up: that we are all brothers and sisters in Christ. This sequence of events in today’s gospel emphasises to me the importance of the Church sticking together as a family. Jesus […]

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WHAT WE’VE BEEN UP TO THIS MAY 2018

It’s been another busy month here at SYMT, we’ve been out around the diocese doing ministry, visiting parishes, planning upcoming events and of course enjoying the glorious sunshine May brought! Forming Missionary Parishes One of the highlights of May was being able to join many others at a conference day with Mrs Sherry Weddell, author […]

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REFLECTION – Corpus Christi

This is my body; this is my blood You might not realise this – but the Eucharist, Jesus, has changed your life! In receiving Holy Communion, the Body and blood of Christ, you allow Him into your life in an intimate way. Sometimes we are not aware of this gift we have been given and […]

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REFLECTION – Trinity Sunday

When some of the disciples doubted Jesus He told them that all authority has been given to him from heaven and earth.  He told the disciples to go out and make disciples of all nations. When I hear this reading it reminds me very much of Youth Ministry. In my eleventh year working in Youth […]

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