These materials are available for individuals to borrow. Contact Heather Bise for more information. Linked text will take you to websites where you can purchase the materials.
- Empowered By The Spirit: Campus Ministry Faces the Future by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. In 1985, the United States Bishops issued this pastoral letter on Campus Ministry, highlighting the relationship between higher education and the Church, and looking at different elements of Campus Ministry.
- The Gospel on Campus by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. Based upon the contents of Empowered by the Spirit, this handbook is filled with articles, worksheets, and suggestions of ways to implement the pastoral letter.
- Interacting with God: A Journey in Spiritual Growth for Young Adults, by Eden Foord. This 14-week process for small groups is based on reading Scripture and sharing personal experiences within the context of five stages of relationships.
- Becoming Like Christ: The Young Adult Spiritual Journey Continues, by Eden Foord. This 14-week small group process based on reading scripture and sharing experiences enables young adults to integrate their lives with Jesus and fellow seekers through sharing, supporting and praying together.
- Sons & Daughters of the Light, by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. In this pastoral plan the bishops address the life situations of young adults and offer a comprehensive and workable plan of action for connecting them with the Church, Jesus Christ, the mission of the church in the world, and a peer community.
- Becoming a Young Adult Responsive Church by Rev. Ron Bagley, CJM, Joan Weber & John Roberto. A guide for implementing Sons and Daughters of the Light.
- Leadership for Life by Michael Paulin, Lori Spanbauer, Joan Weber & Jennifer Willems. This book provides young adults with tools for Christian leadership in all aspects of their lives, and suggests ways in which leaders can maintain holy and healthy lives.
Other Helpful Links
- Catholic Campus Ministry Association (CCMA) www.ccmanet.org
- National Catholic Young Adult Ministry Association www.ncyama.org
- Creighton University Online Ministries www.creighton.edu/CollaborativeMinistry/online.html
- Busted Halo www.bustedhalo.com
- The Vatican www.vatican.va
- United States Conference of Catholic Bishops www.usccb.org/laity