It’s easy to get caught up in planning the ministry, but Amy McEntee also emphasizes the importance of getting to know the young adults within your ministry:
It’s important to be prepared and well-organized, but young adult ministry is about ministering to young adults. If young adults show up, get to know them. Invite them for a meal after Mass. Get coffee with them. Connect them to other young adults. Don’t miss ministry opportunities because you’re busy planning the ministry!
Read more about getting to know the young adults in your community in the Essentials section.